The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for TestNG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TestNG 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.

TestNG
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 118 -
Contract jobs citing TestNG 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.12% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £358 £340
% change year-on-year +7.69% +5.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

TestNG 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%  

TestNG
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for TestNG in Berkshire

TestNG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TestNG in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestNG 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 TestNG.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket

TestNG
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 1 (100.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Ivy
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) JMeter
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer in Test
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java E-Commerce Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SDET