The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for QUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QUnit over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
QUnit
London / City of London
Rank 150 157 182
Rank change year-on-year +7 +25  
Contract jobs citing QUnit 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.030% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 0.20% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £500 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £388
% change year-on-year - +16.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

QUnit 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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 557 507 698
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 18.37% 15.39% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 404 536
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £36.82 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +34.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

QUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for QUnit in the City of London

QUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing QUnit in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for QUnit in the City of London

QUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing QUnit 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 City of London region with a requirement for QUnit.

1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
1 11 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 11 (100.00%) Sass
1 11 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (100.00%) Grunt
1 11 (100.00%) webpack
1 11 (100.00%) gulp
2 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 9 (81.82%) Ajax
2 9 (81.82%) Graphic Design
2 9 (81.82%) JSON
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) JSLint
2 9 (81.82%) Backbone.js
2 9 (81.82%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (81.82%) HTML5
2 9 (81.82%) REST
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Web Design
2 9 (81.82%) DOM
2 9 (81.82%) HTTP
2 9 (81.82%) DNS
2 9 (81.82%) SSL
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) Bower
2 9 (81.82%) Protractor
2 9 (81.82%) Karma Test Runner
2 9 (81.82%) JSHint

QUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DNS
1 9 (81.82%) HTTP
1 9 (81.82%) SSL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Grunt
1 11 (100.00%) gulp
1 11 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 11 (100.00%) webpack
2 9 (81.82%) Bower
2 9 (81.82%) JSHint
2 9 (81.82%) Karma Test Runner
2 9 (81.82%) Maven
2 9 (81.82%) Protractor
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (63.64%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (63.64%) Web Developer
4 6 (54.55%) UI Developer
4 6 (54.55%) Web UI Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Angular Developer
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) CSS3
1 11 (100.00%) Sass
2 9 (81.82%) Ajax
2 9 (81.82%) Backbone.js
2 9 (81.82%) Compass CSS Framework
2 9 (81.82%) DOM
2 9 (81.82%) Ember.js
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) HTML5
2 9 (81.82%) JSLint
2 9 (81.82%) JSON
2 9 (81.82%) LESS
2 9 (81.82%) React
2 9 (81.82%) REST
3 2 (18.18%) Angular 2
3 2 (18.18%) Chai
4 1 (9.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Graphic Design
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
1 9 (81.82%) Responsive Web Design
1 9 (81.82%) Web Design
2 8 (72.73%) Web Development
3 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
4 2 (18.18%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
3 1 (9.09%) Java