Period
to 22 November 2018

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 22 November 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 71 88
Rank change year-on-year -2 +17 -4
Contract jobs citing JUnit 25 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.74% 1.70% 1.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.62% 11.34% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 14
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -27.78% -
10th Percentile £418 £263 £269
90th Percentile £481 £456 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £450
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
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 260 238 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 18.09% 14.95% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 170 188
Birmingham median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £270
90th Percentile £544 £550 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £436 £421 £400
% change year-on-year +3.62% +5.25% +18.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £25.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £55.00 £33.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% +6.45% -1.40%

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (92.00%) Spring
4 22 (88.00%) Scrum
4 22 (88.00%) Jenkins
5 21 (84.00%) DbUnit
5 21 (84.00%) Mockito
5 21 (84.00%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (84.00%) Maven
5 21 (84.00%) TDD
5 21 (84.00%) J2EE
5 21 (84.00%) SOAP
6 20 (80.00%) Web Services
6 20 (80.00%) Kanban
6 20 (80.00%) jMock
6 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
6 20 (80.00%) RESTful
6 20 (80.00%) BDD
6 20 (80.00%) PowerMock
6 20 (80.00%) SonarQube
6 20 (80.00%) Spring Boot
7 19 (76.00%) Apache Camel
7 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
8 17 (68.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (32.00%) vSphere
10 8 (32.00%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (32.00%) VMware

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 1 (4.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (32.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (88.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (84.00%) DbUnit
2 21 (84.00%) Maven
2 21 (84.00%) Mockito
3 20 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (80.00%) jMock
3 20 (80.00%) SonarQube
4 2 (8.00%) Ant
4 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.00%) GitLab
5 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
1 23 (92.00%) Java Developer
2 14 (56.00%) J2EE Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 12 (48.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) Spring
2 21 (84.00%) J2EE
2 21 (84.00%) SOAP
3 20 (80.00%) PowerMock
3 20 (80.00%) RESTful
3 20 (80.00%) Spring Boot
3 20 (80.00%) Web Services
4 19 (76.00%) Apache Camel
5 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (24.00%) JPA
6 3 (12.00%) REST
7 2 (8.00%) LDAP
7 2 (8.00%) SailPoint
8 1 (4.00%) Java EE
8 1 (4.00%) Spring Cloud
8 1 (4.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (88.00%) Scrum
3 21 (84.00%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (84.00%) TDD
4 20 (80.00%) BDD
4 20 (80.00%) Kanban
5 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (32.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (12.00%) OO
10 2 (8.00%) Identity Management
11 1 (4.00%) DevOps
11 1 (4.00%) Microservices
11 1 (4.00%) OOP
11 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
11 1 (4.00%) Project Management
11 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
11 1 (4.00%) UML
11 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 19 (76.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (68.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (32.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle