Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 101 88
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13 +11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 19 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.01% 0.29% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.29% 1.69% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 11
Bristol median daily rate £323 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.38% +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £273 £355 £325
90th Percentile £350 £435 £450
South West median daily rate £463 £438 £388
% change year-on-year +5.71% +12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £43.00

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 Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 359 295 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.02% 17.17% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 169 180
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.06% +5.33%
10th Percentile £273 £278 £299
90th Percentile £517 £490 £514
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 16
Bristol median hourly rate £41.88 £41.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.52% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £37.15 £34.18 £38.50
90th Percentile £46.04 £50.25 £52.34
South West median hourly rate £44.50 £43.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.30% +2.35% +8.28%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
2 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
2 14 (73.68%) Cucumber
2 14 (73.68%) NUnit
2 14 (73.68%) Selenium
2 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (68.42%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) Gherkin
4 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (63.16%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (63.16%) Finance
5 10 (52.63%) SQL
5 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
6 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
7 7 (36.84%) Degree
7 7 (36.84%) Advertising
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) CruiseControl
7 7 (36.84%) TeamCity
7 7 (36.84%) Hudson
7 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
8 6 (31.58%) Exploratory Testing
8 6 (31.58%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (31.58%) Cadence
8 6 (31.58%) Back Office
8 6 (31.58%) .NET
9 5 (26.32%) Java

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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Hive
1 3 (15.79%) Big Data
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.79%) HBase
2 1 (5.26%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (5.26%) GIS
2 1 (5.26%) JasperReports
2 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Git (software)
2 14 (73.68%) Cucumber
2 14 (73.68%) NUnit
2 14 (73.68%) Selenium
3 10 (52.63%) SpecFlow
4 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
5 7 (36.84%) CruiseControl
5 7 (36.84%) Hudson
5 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (36.84%) TeamCity
6 5 (26.32%) JMeter
6 5 (26.32%) Maven
7 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
7 3 (15.79%) IntelliJ
8 2 (10.53%) JIRA
9 1 (5.26%) ClearQuest
9 1 (5.26%) FishEye
9 1 (5.26%) Gradle
9 1 (5.26%) Mocha
9 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Advertising
3 6 (31.58%) Back Office
4 3 (15.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Automation Test Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Test Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Test Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) Gherkin
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) Kafka
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) Ajax
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.26%) AWT
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) GWT
5 1 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.26%) HTML5
5 1 (5.26%) JMS
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
5 1 (5.26%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (10.53%) Fintech
4 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) Continuous Integration
2 14 (73.68%) Test Automation
3 12 (63.16%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Exploratory Testing
5 6 (31.58%) Test Strategy
6 3 (15.79%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) DevOps
7 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.26%) BDD
8 1 (5.26%) Information Exploitation
8 1 (5.26%) Kanban
8 1 (5.26%) Microservices
8 1 (5.26%) Open Source
8 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Scala
5 2 (10.53%) Java 8
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Cadence
3 3 (15.79%) Hortonworks
4 1 (5.26%) Adobe
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) Google