The table below looks at the statistics for JUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
JUnit
Rank 101 121 116
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing JUnit 34 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.24% 0.12% 0.042%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.83% 1.13% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £50.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -29.57%
JUnit
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
434 265 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.86% 10.34% 7.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 122 103
Median daily rate £388 £350 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -16.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £273 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £472 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 12
Median hourly rate £32.00 £20.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -41.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.73 £20.00 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

JUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

JUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

JUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing JUnit across the West Midlands region.

JUnit Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing JUnit across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

JUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

JUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit across the West Midlands region.

JUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull - 8 £550 -
Shropshire - 8 £600 -
Coventry - 6 - -
Worcestershire - 3 £363 -
Birmingham -4 2 £450 - 6
Staffordshire - 2 £350 -
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £320 -
JUnit
England

JUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 40 (71.43%) Java
2 35 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (53.57%) Selenium
5 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
6 25 (44.64%) Spring
7 23 (41.07%) HTML
7 23 (41.07%) Linux
8 22 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (37.50%) Subversion
10 20 (35.71%) SQL
10 20 (35.71%) Puppet
11 19 (33.93%) CSS
11 19 (33.93%) Hibernate
11 19 (33.93%) Scrum
12 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
13 17 (30.36%) Unix
13 17 (30.36%) Cucumber
13 17 (30.36%) Open Source
14 16 (28.57%) Scala
14 16 (28.57%) DevOps
14 16 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
14 16 (28.57%) TDD
15 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
15 15 (26.79%) Eclipse
15 15 (26.79%) OO
15 15 (26.79%) SOAP
15 15 (26.79%) Struts
16 14 (25.00%) JBoss

JUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (25.00%) JBoss
2 10 (17.86%) Tomcat
3 9 (16.07%) Apache
3 9 (16.07%) Confluence
4 8 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 4 (7.14%) Documentum
5 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 4 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.57%) CMS
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.36%) GitHub
2 2 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) DNS
2 8 (14.29%) HTTP
2 8 (14.29%) LDAP
2 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) Network Security
3 1 (1.79%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (1.79%) OpenVPN
3 1 (1.79%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.07%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.57%) Endeca
6 2 (3.57%) MySQL
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 35 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 30 (53.57%) Selenium
3 27 (48.21%) Git (software)
4 21 (37.50%) Subversion
5 17 (30.36%) Cucumber
6 15 (26.79%) Eclipse
7 14 (25.00%) Ant
7 14 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
8 13 (23.21%) JIRA
9 12 (21.43%) ClearQuest
10 10 (17.86%) RSpec
11 9 (16.07%) Apache Ivy
11 9 (16.07%) ClearCase
11 9 (16.07%) Maven
12 7 (12.50%) IntelliJ
13 6 (10.71%) SonarQube
14 5 (8.93%) Gradle
14 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
15 4 (7.14%) Travis CI
15 4 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.71%) DevOps Specialist
4 5 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Architect
5 4 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) QA Test Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Scala Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) Spring
2 23 (41.07%) HTML
3 19 (33.93%) CSS
3 19 (33.93%) Hibernate
4 15 (26.79%) SOAP
4 15 (26.79%) Struts
5 14 (25.00%) JSON
6 13 (23.21%) J2EE
6 13 (23.21%) REST
6 13 (23.21%) XML
7 12 (21.43%) EJB
8 10 (17.86%) JSP
9 9 (16.07%) HTML5
9 9 (16.07%) Play Framework
9 9 (16.07%) RESTful
9 9 (16.07%) Web Services
10 8 (14.29%) Servlets
11 7 (12.50%) Java EE
12 6 (10.71%) jQuery
12 6 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 17 (30.36%) Unix
3 11 (19.64%) Apple iOS
4 9 (16.07%) AIX
5 3 (5.36%) Mac OS X
6 2 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (33.93%) Scrum
4 17 (30.36%) Open Source
5 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
5 16 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (28.57%) DevOps
5 16 (28.57%) TDD
6 15 (26.79%) Automated Testing
6 15 (26.79%) OO
7 10 (17.86%) Defect Tracking
8 9 (16.07%) Automation Testing
8 9 (16.07%) Use Case
9 8 (14.29%) OOP
9 8 (14.29%) Test Automation
10 7 (12.50%) BDD
10 7 (12.50%) Microservices
10 7 (12.50%) MVC
10 7 (12.50%) UML
11 6 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (71.43%) Java
2 20 (35.71%) SQL
3 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 16 (28.57%) Scala
5 7 (12.50%) Ruby
6 6 (10.71%) Python
7 5 (8.93%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.36%) C#
8 3 (5.36%) C++
8 3 (5.36%) VB
9 2 (3.57%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.14%) Sun Certification
3 3 (5.36%) OCPJP
3 3 (5.36%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Postfix
2 1 (1.79%) Squid
2 1 (1.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 20 (35.71%) Puppet
2 10 (17.86%) Ansible
3 9 (16.07%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.79%) Consul
4 1 (1.79%) Kibana
4 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.79%) logstash
4 1 (1.79%) Packer
4 1 (1.79%) Rancher
4 1 (1.79%) Terraform
4 1 (1.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) webMethods
3 4 (7.14%) Sun
4 3 (5.36%) Google
4 3 (5.36%) hybris
5 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.79%) Pega
5 1 (1.79%) Sonatype
5 1 (1.79%) VMware