Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 127 160
Rank change year-on-year -2 +33 +3
Contract jobs citing JUnit 41 28 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.03% 0.72% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.22% 6.71% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 9
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £458 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.57% +1.67% +4.29%
10th Percentile £325 £358 £400
90th Percentile £515 £561 £650
South East median daily rate £445 £488 £450
% change year-on-year -8.86% +8.50% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% -

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 568 417 462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.34% 10.77% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 248 275
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £306 £275 £306
90th Percentile £538 £538 £528
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £58.50 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +290.00% -62.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £45.15 £15.00 £37.50
90th Percentile £71.05 £54.65 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £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 18 August 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 18 August 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
Newbury -1 10 £450 -
Bracknell -9 9 £550 +10.00% 2
Reading -8 3 - - 6
Maidenhead - 1 - - 3
JUnit
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 41 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (68.29%) BDD
2 28 (68.29%) Jenkins
2 28 (68.29%) Java 8
3 27 (65.85%) Maven
3 27 (65.85%) Git (software)
4 26 (63.41%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (63.41%) TDD
5 25 (60.98%) JIRA
6 24 (58.54%) Spring
7 21 (51.22%) RESTful
7 21 (51.22%) Amazon AWS
8 19 (46.34%) MVC
8 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
9 18 (43.90%) MySQL
10 17 (41.46%) Mockito
11 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
11 14 (34.15%) Apache Cassandra
11 14 (34.15%) NoSQL
11 14 (34.15%) CSS
11 14 (34.15%) HTML
11 14 (34.15%) XML
11 14 (34.15%) PostgreSQL
11 14 (34.15%) Greenfield Project
11 14 (34.15%) git-flow
12 13 (31.71%) Web Services
13 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
14 10 (24.39%) SOAP
14 10 (24.39%) Swing

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 (12.20%) Confluence
2 3 (7.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (7.32%) Apache Solr
2 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 21 (51.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (12.20%) Serverless
3 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (7.32%) CloudFront
5 2 (4.88%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) MySQL
2 14 (34.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
2 14 (34.15%) NoSQL
2 14 (34.15%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.44%) DB2
5 1 (2.44%) KNIME
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (68.29%) Jenkins
2 27 (65.85%) Git (software)
2 27 (65.85%) Maven
3 25 (60.98%) JIRA
4 17 (41.46%) Mockito
5 14 (34.15%) git-flow
6 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
6 9 (21.95%) SonarQube
7 8 (19.51%) IntelliJ
8 6 (14.63%) Subversion
9 5 (12.20%) Gradle
9 5 (12.20%) Mercurial
9 5 (12.20%) Selenium
9 5 (12.20%) SoapUI
10 4 (9.76%) Bitbucket
10 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
11 3 (7.32%) Checkstyle
11 3 (7.32%) DbUnit
11 3 (7.32%) jMock
11 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (21.95%) Electronics
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
2 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Developer
2 31 (75.61%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.95%) Java Swing Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Senior Developer
5 7 (17.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (14.63%) XML Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Core Java Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Developer in Test
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Agile Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Applications Developer
10 1 (2.44%) BPM Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Consultant
10 1 (2.44%) J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Quality Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Engineer
10 1 (2.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) Spring
2 21 (51.22%) RESTful
3 14 (34.15%) CSS
3 14 (34.15%) HTML
3 14 (34.15%) XML
4 13 (31.71%) Web Services
5 10 (24.39%) SOAP
5 10 (24.39%) Swing
6 9 (21.95%) JavaFX
7 8 (19.51%) REST
8 6 (14.63%) J2EE
9 5 (12.20%) JSF
9 5 (12.20%) Spring MVC
9 5 (12.20%) Struts
10 4 (9.76%) JSON
11 3 (7.32%) Java EE
11 3 (7.32%) Java EE 5
11 3 (7.32%) JAX-WS
11 3 (7.32%) JNDI
11 3 (7.32%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (21.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Unix
2 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) Agile Software Development
1 28 (68.29%) BDD
2 26 (63.41%) Continuous Integration
2 26 (63.41%) TDD
3 19 (46.34%) MVC
4 12 (29.27%) Software Engineering
5 9 (21.95%) Kanban
5 9 (21.95%) Mathematics
5 9 (21.95%) Scrum
6 8 (19.51%) SOA
7 7 (17.07%) DevOps
8 6 (14.63%) Microservices
8 6 (14.63%) Unit Testing
9 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (12.20%) OO
9 5 (12.20%) Pair Programming
9 5 (12.20%) Test Automation
9 5 (12.20%) User Stories
10 3 (7.32%) Content Management
10 3 (7.32%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (68.29%) Java 8
3 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.32%) C#
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.88%) Ansible
2 2 (4.88%) Puppet
3 1 (2.44%) HP ALM
3 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) VMware