Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 102 96
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +13
Contract jobs citing JUnit 25 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.20% 0.47% 0.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.75% 2.75% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 9
Bristol median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £273 £355 £325
90th Percentile £450 £438 £461
South West median daily rate £500 £419 £388
% change year-on-year +19.40% +8.06% +3.33%
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 435 327 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 20.89% 17.26% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 202 186
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £295 £271 £275
90th Percentile £518 £514 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 12
Bristol median hourly rate £43.75 £41.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -1.79% +2.44%
10th Percentile £30.70 £34.38 £33.65
90th Percentile £69.25 £50.25 £51.98
South West median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +2.44%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
3 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
4 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (68.00%) Problem-Solving
5 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (52.00%) Gherkin
6 13 (52.00%) Selenium
6 13 (52.00%) Cucumber
6 13 (52.00%) NUnit
6 13 (52.00%) Scrum
6 13 (52.00%) C#
7 12 (48.00%) Java
7 12 (48.00%) Finance
8 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 10 (40.00%) SQL
8 10 (40.00%) CruiseControl
8 10 (40.00%) Hudson
8 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
8 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
9 9 (36.00%) Maven
10 7 (28.00%) TDD
10 7 (28.00%) Advertising
10 7 (28.00%) Degree
10 7 (28.00%) RESTful
10 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
11 6 (24.00%) Scala
11 6 (24.00%) BDD
11 6 (24.00%) JIRA

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 5 (20.00%) Confluence
2 3 (12.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) WildFly
4 1 (4.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (12.00%) Apache Hive
2 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) HBase
2 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (4.00%) GIS
4 1 (4.00%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 21 (84.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (52.00%) Cucumber
2 13 (52.00%) NUnit
2 13 (52.00%) Selenium
3 10 (40.00%) CruiseControl
3 10 (40.00%) Hudson
3 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
4 9 (36.00%) Maven
5 7 (28.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (28.00%) TeamCity
6 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (24.00%) JIRA
7 4 (16.00%) Ant
7 4 (16.00%) JMeter
8 3 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (12.00%) IntelliJ
8 3 (12.00%) Subversion
9 2 (8.00%) Mockito
9 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 7 (28.00%) Advertising
3 6 (24.00%) Back Office
4 3 (12.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 4 (16.00%) Test Specialist
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Scala Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Gherkin
2 7 (28.00%) RESTful
3 6 (24.00%) .NET
3 6 (24.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (24.00%) REST
3 6 (24.00%) Spring
4 5 (20.00%) Java EE
4 5 (20.00%) JMS
5 4 (16.00%) JSON
6 3 (12.00%) Django
6 3 (12.00%) Guice
6 3 (12.00%) Kafka
6 3 (12.00%) Play Framework
6 3 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (12.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (12.00%) Web Services
7 2 (8.00%) J2EE
7 2 (8.00%) Lambda Expressions
7 2 (8.00%) SOAP
7 2 (8.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Fintech
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Unix
2 2 (8.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (80.00%) Test Automation
3 17 (68.00%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (68.00%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (52.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) BDD
6 6 (24.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Test Strategy
7 5 (20.00%) OO
7 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 4 (16.00%) Kanban
8 4 (16.00%) Open Source
8 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (12.00%) OWASP
9 3 (12.00%) Pair Programming
9 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (12.00%) UML
9 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) Scala
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) Java 8
6 3 (12.00%) Ruby
7 2 (8.00%) JPQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Cadence
3 4 (16.00%) Google
4 3 (12.00%) Hortonworks
4 3 (12.00%) Perforce
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian