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 3 months to 28 March 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 48 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 1 24 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% 2.63% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.64% 19.67% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 21 1
Median daily rate - £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.31% -15.55%  

JUnit is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 156 122 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 19.21% 13.36% 15.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 78 96
Median daily rate £388 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 2
Median hourly rate £44.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.57% +20.19%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing JUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Bristol

JUnit
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (50.00%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) Capybara
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) git-flow
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (33.33%) RSpec
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Python

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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (33.33%) Capybara
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) git-flow
2 2 (33.33%) RSpec
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) JMeter
3 1 (16.67%) Mockito
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) Dropwizard
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) JSF
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) JSR 168
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Web Design
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Personalization
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Python
4 2 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) BC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle