Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 21 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 87 83
Rank change year-on-year +14 -4 -
Contract jobs citing JUnit 26 19 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.64% 1.25% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.16% 6.64% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 0
Birmingham median daily rate £325 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.78% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +26.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £32.25 -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 233 286 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.72% 18.89% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 188 70
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -
10th Percentile £269 £270 £263
90th Percentile £527 £505 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Birmingham median hourly rate £25.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £15.10 - £16.25
90th Percentile £36.30 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £31.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.45% -1.40% -16.16%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Birmingham

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Birmingham

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (96.15%) Git (software)
3 21 (80.77%) Java
4 19 (73.08%) Scrum
4 19 (73.08%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (73.08%) Jenkins
5 18 (69.23%) Maven
6 17 (65.38%) SonarQube
7 16 (61.54%) Web Services
8 12 (46.15%) TDD
8 12 (46.15%) Spring
8 12 (46.15%) RESTful
8 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (46.15%) Mockito
8 12 (46.15%) BDD
9 11 (42.31%) REST
9 11 (42.31%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (42.31%) DbUnit
9 11 (42.31%) PowerMock
9 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
9 11 (42.31%) Kanban
9 11 (42.31%) jMock
9 11 (42.31%) VMware
9 11 (42.31%) SOAP
10 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
10 10 (38.46%) Spring Boot
11 9 (34.62%) J2EE
12 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
12 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (30.77%) JSON

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 7 (26.92%) Apache
1 7 (26.92%) Confluence
1 7 (26.92%) Tomcat
2 6 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (42.31%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (23.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (23.08%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (23.08%) Amazon S3
3 6 (23.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
1 6 (23.08%) OpenLDAP
1 6 (23.08%) OpenVPN
1 6 (23.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 25 (96.15%) Git (software)
2 19 (73.08%) Jenkins
3 18 (69.23%) Maven
4 17 (65.38%) SonarQube
5 12 (46.15%) Mockito
6 11 (42.31%) DbUnit
6 11 (42.31%) jMock
7 7 (26.92%) JIRA
8 6 (23.08%) Ant
8 6 (23.08%) Bitbucket
8 6 (23.08%) Liquibase
8 6 (23.08%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
9 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
9 1 (3.85%) JMeter
9 1 (3.85%) Selenium
9 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
9 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
9 1 (3.85%) WebStorm
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Android Developer
4 6 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (11.54%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Android Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
8 1 (3.85%) BPM Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Developer in Test
8 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Web Services
2 12 (46.15%) RESTful
2 12 (46.15%) Spring
3 11 (42.31%) PowerMock
3 11 (42.31%) REST
3 11 (42.31%) SOAP
4 10 (38.46%) Spring Boot
5 9 (34.62%) J2EE
6 8 (30.77%) JSON
7 6 (23.08%) Apache Camel
7 6 (23.08%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (23.08%) MCollective
8 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 2 (7.69%) XML
9 1 (3.85%) HTML
9 1 (3.85%) HTML5
9 1 (3.85%) Java EE
9 1 (3.85%) jQuery
9 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Android
2 6 (23.08%) CentOS
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (73.08%) Scrum
3 12 (46.15%) BDD
3 12 (46.15%) TDD
4 11 (42.31%) Kanban
5 8 (30.77%) E-Commerce
5 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 7 (26.92%) Android Development
6 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Coaching
7 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (23.08%) DevOps
7 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
7 6 (23.08%) Open Source
7 6 (23.08%) Service Management
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (19.23%) OO
8 5 (19.23%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) Groovy
3 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
1 6 (23.08%) Postfix
1 6 (23.08%) Squid
1 6 (23.08%) vCloud
1 6 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
1 6 (23.08%) Docker Swarm
1 6 (23.08%) Kibana
1 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
1 6 (23.08%) logstash
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
1 6 (23.08%) Rancher
1 6 (23.08%) Rsyslog
1 6 (23.08%) Sysdig
1 6 (23.08%) Terraform
1 6 (23.08%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 6 (23.08%) Sonatype