The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
FitNesse
Rank 145 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.034% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.06% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
FitNesse
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
515 436 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 17.53% 14.96% 14.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 290 225
Average daily rate £425 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £28.93 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

FitNesse
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

FitNesse Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing FitNesse also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FitNesse.

1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing FitNesse also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) SoapUI
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) CasperJS
3 1 (33.33%) Concordion
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) JUnit
3 1 (33.33%) TestNG
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Automation Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) WSDL
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Behat
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Management
2 2 (66.67%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) API Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ATDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Separation of Concerns
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian