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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 62 70
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 2 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.24% 1.05% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.59% 9.38% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +11.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £320 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £473 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £378
% change year-on-year +1.17% +12.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.06% +3.94%  

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 126 96 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 14.88% 11.23% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 217 245
Median daily rate £372 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.80% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £299 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £488 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +12.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £40.63 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £44.98 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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 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 28 June 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Liferay

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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Camel
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 1 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Trading
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript