Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 17 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 102 92
Rank change year-on-year +9 -10 +11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 40 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.82% 0.62% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.32% 3.55% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 8
Bristol median daily rate £300 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +12.28% +1.79%
10th Percentile £273 £301 £331
90th Percentile £500 £438 £447
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +11.76% +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 481 338 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.83% 17.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 216 194
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -1.64% +3.39%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £275
90th Percentile £525 £533 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 10
Bristol median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £35.38 £34.38 £32.54
90th Percentile £66.35 £46.38 £52.20
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £41.15 £42.00
% change year-on-year +6.32% -2.02% +0.84%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Bristol

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Bristol

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Bristol

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit in Bristol.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 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 Bristol region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 38 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (82.50%) Test Automation
3 32 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 30 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
5 29 (72.50%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (60.00%) Scrum
7 23 (57.50%) Java
8 20 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (45.00%) Cucumber
10 17 (42.50%) RESTful
10 17 (42.50%) Gherkin
10 17 (42.50%) Hudson
10 17 (42.50%) Jenkins
10 17 (42.50%) Selenium
10 17 (42.50%) TDD
10 17 (42.50%) NUnit
10 17 (42.50%) Spring
10 17 (42.50%) C#
11 15 (37.50%) BDD
12 14 (35.00%) Linux
13 13 (32.50%) Scala
13 13 (32.50%) REST
13 13 (32.50%) JIRA
13 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
14 12 (30.00%) Confluence
14 12 (30.00%) CruiseControl
14 12 (30.00%) Maven
14 12 (30.00%) Finance
15 11 (27.50%) MVC
15 11 (27.50%) JavaScript

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 12 (30.00%) Confluence
2 5 (12.50%) JBoss
3 4 (10.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.00%) WildFly
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.50%) Apache Hive
3 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.50%) HBase
3 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (2.50%) GIS
4 1 (2.50%) JasperReports
4 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (45.00%) Cucumber
3 17 (42.50%) Hudson
3 17 (42.50%) Jenkins
3 17 (42.50%) NUnit
3 17 (42.50%) Selenium
4 13 (32.50%) JIRA
5 12 (30.00%) CruiseControl
5 12 (30.00%) Maven
6 11 (27.50%) SpecFlow
6 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (27.50%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 10 (25.00%) Subversion
8 8 (20.00%) Eclipse
9 7 (17.50%) TeamCity
10 6 (15.00%) Ant
11 5 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (12.50%) JMeter
12 3 (7.50%) IntelliJ
13 2 (5.00%) Checkstyle
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Advertising
3 6 (15.00%) Back Office
4 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 10 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Automation Test Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Test Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 5 (12.50%) Test Automation Specialist
4 5 (12.50%) Test Specialist
4 5 (12.50%) Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
7 1 (2.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) Gherkin
1 17 (42.50%) RESTful
1 17 (42.50%) Spring
2 13 (32.50%) REST
3 11 (27.50%) JSON
4 10 (25.00%) Django
4 10 (25.00%) Guice
4 10 (25.00%) Play Framework
4 10 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 10 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 8 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 6 (15.00%) .NET
6 6 (15.00%) Java EE
6 6 (15.00%) JMS
7 5 (12.50%) Web Services
8 4 (10.00%) J2EE
8 4 (10.00%) SOAP
9 3 (7.50%) Kafka
10 2 (5.00%) JAX-RS
10 2 (5.00%) Lambda Expressions
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
4 3 (7.50%) Data Structures
4 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.00%) Fintech
5 2 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (82.50%) Test Automation
3 30 (75.00%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (72.50%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (60.00%) Scrum
6 17 (42.50%) TDD
7 15 (37.50%) BDD
8 11 (27.50%) Kanban
8 11 (27.50%) MVC
8 11 (27.50%) Open Source
9 10 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 10 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 10 (25.00%) Functional Programming
9 10 (25.00%) OWASP
9 10 (25.00%) Pair Programming
9 10 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 10 (25.00%) Web Design
10 7 (17.50%) OO
11 6 (15.00%) Acceptance Criteria
11 6 (15.00%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) Java
2 17 (42.50%) C#
3 13 (32.50%) Scala
4 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (27.50%) Ruby
4 11 (27.50%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) Java 8
6 2 (5.00%) JPQL
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (22.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Google
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Cadence
3 5 (12.50%) Perforce
4 3 (7.50%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) Atlassian