The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 28 March 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 112 126
Rank change year-on-year +30 +14  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 13 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.72% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.37% 4.41% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 7
Median daily rate £425 £513 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.07% +62.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £483 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £543 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.31% -15.55%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 204 204 300
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 11.23% 8.29% 10.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 122 168
Median daily rate £436 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.05% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 4
Median hourly rate £23.25 £111.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -79.14% +232.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £46.50 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £175.00 £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Berkshire

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Berkshire

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Berkshire

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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
Reading +21 6 £413 -19.51% 1
Bracknell - 5 £500 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
JUnit
South East

JUnit
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (52.00%) Maven
4 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
6 10 (40.00%) Spring
6 10 (40.00%) BDD
7 9 (36.00%) JSF
7 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
8 8 (32.00%) QA
8 8 (32.00%) JIRA
8 8 (32.00%) Web Services
9 7 (28.00%) Oracle
9 7 (28.00%) TDD
9 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
9 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (28.00%) REST
9 7 (28.00%) DevOps
10 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (24.00%) User Stories
10 6 (24.00%) Gradle
10 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (24.00%) Spring MVC
10 6 (24.00%) MVC
10 6 (24.00%) SQL
10 6 (24.00%) HTML
10 6 (24.00%) XML
10 6 (24.00%) CSS
10 6 (24.00%) SOA

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (12.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (4.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) ColdFusion
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (8.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) Big Data
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Maven
2 9 (36.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (32.00%) JIRA
4 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (24.00%) Gradle
5 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (20.00%) IntelliJ
5 5 (20.00%) Mercurial
5 5 (20.00%) Selenium
6 3 (12.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (8.00%) Checkstyle
7 2 (8.00%) SonarQube
7 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (4.00%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
8 1 (4.00%) FitNesse
8 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
8 1 (4.00%) Mockito
8 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
8 1 (4.00%) TestNG
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Java Web Developer
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Developer in Test
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (8.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Spring
2 9 (36.00%) JSF
3 8 (32.00%) Web Services
4 7 (28.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (28.00%) REST
5 6 (24.00%) CSS
5 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (24.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) Struts
7 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.00%) DAO
7 4 (16.00%) GWT
7 4 (16.00%) Middleware
7 4 (16.00%) RichFaces
8 2 (8.00%) Java EE
8 2 (8.00%) React
9 1 (4.00%) Apache CXF
9 1 (4.00%) jQuery
9 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
1 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (40.00%) BDD
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (28.00%) DevOps
4 7 (28.00%) TDD
5 6 (24.00%) MVC
5 6 (24.00%) SOA
5 6 (24.00%) User Stories
6 5 (20.00%) Microservices
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (16.00%) Kanban
7 4 (16.00%) Pair Programming
7 4 (16.00%) Project Management
7 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (16.00%) Web Development
8 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Groovy
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) Sun Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 2 (8.00%) Adobe
2 2 (8.00%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (4.00%) Cadence
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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