The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for JUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

JUnit
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 41
Contract jobs citing JUnit 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - - 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £385
% change year-on-year +1.17% +10.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.06% +3.94%  

JUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 39 26 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 10.92% 8.07% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 17
Median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £50.78 £51.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.01%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing JUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Bedfordshire

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JUnit in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) TestNG
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) ATDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDET
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) Maven

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 3 (100.00%) TestNG
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (33.33%) JBehave
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Automation Test Expert
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer in Test
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ATDD
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) Feature Driven Development
1 3 (100.00%) SDET
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) API Testing
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA