Period
to 18 December 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 December 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 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 118 142 148
Rank change year-on-year +24 +6 +22
Contract jobs citing JUnit 53 27 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.23% 0.65% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.52% 5.63% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 4 15
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.17% -3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £338 £402
90th Percentile £590 £528 £490
South East median daily rate £429 £513 £461
% change year-on-year -16.34% +11.11% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -25.00%

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 622 480 460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.42% 11.60% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 276 281
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £300
90th Percentile £575 £538 £519
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £47.50 £33.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.79% -12.99% +6.94%
10th Percentile £39.75 £13.88 £33.55
90th Percentile £53.50 £50.25 £157.85
South East median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% +9.76% -3.53%

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 December 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 December 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 -9 21 £575 +53.33% 1
Reading - 16 £400 - 4
Maidenhead - 2 £300 - 3
Newbury -2 1 £400 -11.11% 2
Windsor - 1 - -
JUnit
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 49 (92.45%) Java
2 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (69.81%) Jenkins
4 36 (67.92%) Git (software)
5 35 (66.04%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (66.04%) TDD
6 34 (64.15%) Maven
7 33 (62.26%) BDD
8 32 (60.38%) Web Services
9 31 (58.49%) JIRA
10 30 (56.60%) Spring
11 28 (52.83%) Amazon AWS
11 28 (52.83%) Java 8
12 27 (50.94%) MVC
13 26 (49.06%) Scrum
14 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
15 22 (41.51%) Kanban
16 20 (37.74%) Mockito
17 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
18 18 (33.96%) Confluence
18 18 (33.96%) Microservices
18 18 (33.96%) SonarQube
19 17 (32.08%) DevOps
19 17 (32.08%) User Stories
19 17 (32.08%) RESTful
19 17 (32.08%) SOA
20 16 (30.19%) Eclipse
20 16 (30.19%) REST
21 15 (28.30%) Cucumber
21 15 (28.30%) Mercurial

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 18 (33.96%) Confluence
2 11 (20.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (20.75%) Apache Solr
2 11 (20.75%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 28 (52.83%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (24.53%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (22.64%) Serverless
4 11 (20.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 11 (20.75%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 11 (20.75%) Amazon S3
4 11 (20.75%) Amazon SQS
4 11 (20.75%) AWS Lambda
4 11 (20.75%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.89%) IaaS
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.89%) npm
5 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) MySQL
2 12 (22.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
2 12 (22.64%) NoSQL
2 12 (22.64%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (20.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (9.43%) DB2
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.89%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 37 (69.81%) Jenkins
2 36 (67.92%) Git (software)
3 34 (64.15%) Maven
4 31 (58.49%) JIRA
5 20 (37.74%) Mockito
6 18 (33.96%) SonarQube
7 16 (30.19%) Eclipse
8 15 (28.30%) Cucumber
8 15 (28.30%) Gradle
8 15 (28.30%) IntelliJ
8 15 (28.30%) Mercurial
9 13 (24.53%) Selenium
10 11 (20.75%) Checkstyle
10 11 (20.75%) Gatling
10 11 (20.75%) git-flow
11 10 (18.87%) Geb
12 6 (11.32%) DbUnit
13 5 (9.43%) jMock
14 4 (7.55%) JMeter
15 3 (5.66%) Mocha
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (62.26%) Developer
2 29 (54.72%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Developer
3 11 (20.75%) Senior Java Developer
4 10 (18.87%) Senior Tester
4 10 (18.87%) Tester
5 8 (15.09%) Performance Tester
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Performance Tester
6 6 (11.32%) Backend Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Manual Tester
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Manual Tester
8 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.77%) BPM Developer
8 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce Developer
8 2 (3.77%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.77%) QA Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (60.38%) Web Services
2 30 (56.60%) Spring
3 17 (32.08%) RESTful
4 16 (30.19%) REST
5 15 (28.30%) JSF
5 15 (28.30%) Spring MVC
5 15 (28.30%) Struts
6 12 (22.64%) HTML
7 11 (20.75%) AngularJS
7 11 (20.75%) CSS
7 11 (20.75%) JSON
7 11 (20.75%) React
7 11 (20.75%) XML
8 10 (18.87%) .NET
8 10 (18.87%) EDI
9 7 (13.21%) SOAP
10 6 (11.32%) Apache Camel
11 5 (9.43%) J2EE
11 5 (9.43%) PowerMock
12 2 (3.77%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.89%) NHS
2 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (66.04%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (66.04%) TDD
3 33 (62.26%) BDD
4 27 (50.94%) MVC
5 26 (49.06%) Scrum
6 22 (41.51%) Kanban
7 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
8 18 (33.96%) Microservices
9 17 (32.08%) DevOps
9 17 (32.08%) SOA
9 17 (32.08%) User Stories
10 15 (28.30%) Pair Programming
11 14 (26.42%) Test Automation
12 11 (20.75%) Content Management
12 11 (20.75%) E-Commerce
13 10 (18.87%) Procedural Programming
14 9 (16.98%) CRM
15 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
16 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) Java
2 28 (52.83%) Java 8
3 24 (45.28%) JavaScript
4 15 (28.30%) SQL
5 10 (18.87%) C++
5 10 (18.87%) Groovy
5 10 (18.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) GDPR
2 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (13.21%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Kubernetes
2 4 (7.55%) Ansible
3 2 (3.77%) HP ALM
3 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.77%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) Grafana
4 1 (1.89%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Adobe
2 3 (5.66%) IBM
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) HP
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) VMware
3 2 (3.77%) webMethods
4 1 (1.89%) Google