Period
to 15 October 2018

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 6 months to 15 October 2018 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
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 134 156
Rank change year-on-year +8 +22 +9
Contract jobs citing JUnit 42 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.07% 0.75% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.92% 6.56% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 12
Berkshire median daily rate £398 £411 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.28% -7.38% +2.84%
10th Percentile £325 £338 £400
90th Percentile £516 £565 £501
South East median daily rate £425 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -12.95% +8.50% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% -10.11% -

JUnit is in the Development Applications category. The following 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.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 530 457 464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.52% 11.45% 10.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 270 273
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £300
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £33.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.84% -16.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £42.25 £13.88 £33.50
90th Percentile £46.75 £50.25 £158.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Berkshire

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 15 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -11 11 £550 +25.71% 4
Reading -2 10 £410 +10.81% 5
Windsor - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - - 3
JUnit
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 39 (92.86%) Java
2 36 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (85.71%) TDD
3 35 (83.33%) Git (software)
4 34 (80.95%) Maven
4 34 (80.95%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (80.95%) BDD
4 34 (80.95%) Jenkins
5 30 (71.43%) Spring
5 30 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
6 28 (66.67%) MVC
6 28 (66.67%) JIRA
6 28 (66.67%) Java 8
7 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
8 25 (59.52%) RESTful
8 25 (59.52%) Mockito
9 21 (50.00%) MySQL
10 20 (47.62%) Web Services
11 19 (45.24%) PostgreSQL
11 19 (45.24%) MongoDB
11 19 (45.24%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
12 18 (42.86%) HTML
12 18 (42.86%) CSS
12 18 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
12 18 (42.86%) git-flow
13 17 (40.48%) Scrum
14 15 (35.71%) Kanban
15 13 (30.95%) SonarQube
16 12 (28.57%) Microservices

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 9 (21.43%) Confluence
2 7 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 7 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 30 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (21.43%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (19.05%) Serverless
4 7 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (16.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 7 (16.67%) Amazon S3
4 7 (16.67%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (16.67%) CloudFront
5 1 (2.38%) IaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.38%) npm
5 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) MySQL
2 19 (45.24%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (45.24%) MongoDB
2 19 (45.24%) NoSQL
2 19 (45.24%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.38%) DB2
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.38%) Power BI
5 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 34 (80.95%) Jenkins
2 34 (80.95%) Maven
3 28 (66.67%) JIRA
4 25 (59.52%) Mockito
5 18 (42.86%) git-flow
6 13 (30.95%) SonarQube
7 10 (23.81%) Eclipse
7 10 (23.81%) IntelliJ
8 9 (21.43%) Gradle
8 9 (21.43%) Mercurial
9 8 (19.05%) Cucumber
10 7 (16.67%) Checkstyle
11 6 (14.29%) Selenium
12 5 (11.90%) DbUnit
12 5 (11.90%) Gatling
12 5 (11.90%) jMock
13 4 (9.52%) Geb
14 3 (7.14%) JMeter
15 2 (4.76%) Mocha
General
1 3 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Developer
2 29 (69.05%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Performance Tester
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Performance Tester
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Tester
4 4 (9.52%) Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Manual Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Manual Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Backend Developer
6 2 (4.76%) BPM Developer
6 2 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) QA Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) QA Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (71.43%) Spring
2 25 (59.52%) RESTful
3 20 (47.62%) Web Services
4 18 (42.86%) CSS
4 18 (42.86%) HTML
5 10 (23.81%) REST
6 9 (21.43%) JSF
6 9 (21.43%) Spring MVC
6 9 (21.43%) Struts
7 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 7 (16.67%) React
7 7 (16.67%) SOAP
8 6 (14.29%) J2EE
9 5 (11.90%) Apache Camel
9 5 (11.90%) JSON
9 5 (11.90%) PowerMock
9 5 (11.90%) XML
10 4 (9.52%) .NET
10 4 (9.52%) EDI
11 2 (4.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
1 1 (2.38%) Unix
1 1 (2.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (85.71%) TDD
2 34 (80.95%) BDD
2 34 (80.95%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (66.67%) MVC
4 17 (40.48%) Scrum
5 15 (35.71%) Kanban
6 12 (28.57%) Microservices
7 10 (23.81%) DevOps
7 10 (23.81%) SOA
8 9 (21.43%) E-Commerce
8 9 (21.43%) Pair Programming
8 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 9 (21.43%) User Stories
9 7 (16.67%) Content Management
10 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 5 (11.90%) OO
11 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
11 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
12 4 (9.52%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) Java
2 28 (66.67%) Java 8
3 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (9.52%) C++
5 4 (9.52%) Groovy
5 4 (9.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (2.38%) Grafana
3 1 (2.38%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.38%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft