Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 128 106
Rank change year-on-year +30 -22 +14
Contract jobs citing JUnit 48 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.69% 0.64% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.65% 4.26% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 25
East Midlands median daily rate £415 £381 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.85% +12.96% -4.26%
10th Percentile £342 £306 £313
90th Percentile £501 £438 £510
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +8.43% +9.93% -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 555 470 401
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.50% 15.09% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 317 270
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.19%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £255
90th Percentile £525 £501 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £42.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.17% -0.58% +91.11%
10th Percentile £23.45 £38.68 £37.20
90th Percentile £45.63 £46.23 £46.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.45
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.83% +13.20%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in the East Midlands

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JUnit in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in the East Midlands

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in the East Midlands

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +7 31 £400 +18.52% 4
Nottinghamshire - 11 £513 - 11
Leicestershire - 3 £475 - 1
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 47 (97.92%) Java
2 36 (75.00%) Spring
3 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (45.83%) Maven
4 22 (45.83%) Gradle
5 21 (43.75%) Cucumber
6 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
6 19 (39.58%) Web Services
6 19 (39.58%) Jenkins
7 18 (37.50%) Scrum
8 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
8 17 (35.42%) Docker
8 17 (35.42%) Spring Boot
9 16 (33.33%) Microservices
9 16 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
10 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
11 14 (29.17%) JPA
11 14 (29.17%) HTML
11 14 (29.17%) Oracle
11 14 (29.17%) OO
12 13 (27.08%) CSS
12 13 (27.08%) Selenium
12 13 (27.08%) Java EE
12 13 (27.08%) Java 8
13 12 (25.00%) TDD
14 11 (22.92%) Ajax
14 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
14 11 (22.92%) REST

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 8 (16.67%) JBoss
2 6 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) Confluence
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.25%) npm
3 2 (4.17%) IaaS
3 2 (4.17%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
2 7 (14.58%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.50%) MySQL
4 4 (8.33%) DB2
4 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (4.17%) Big Data
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (45.83%) Gradle
1 22 (45.83%) Maven
2 21 (43.75%) Cucumber
3 19 (39.58%) Jenkins
4 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 13 (27.08%) Selenium
6 10 (20.83%) Subversion
7 9 (18.75%) Eclipse
7 9 (18.75%) JIRA
8 7 (14.58%) NetBeans
8 7 (14.58%) SoapUI
9 6 (12.50%) Bitbucket
9 6 (12.50%) JProfiler
10 5 (10.42%) IntelliJ
10 5 (10.42%) LoadUI
11 4 (8.33%) CA Release Automation
11 4 (8.33%) Mockito
11 4 (8.33%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (6.25%) Spock
12 3 (6.25%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) Developer
2 38 (79.17%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Developer
3 7 (14.58%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Java Architect
4 3 (6.25%) Lead Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (6.25%) Tester
5 2 (4.17%) Agile Tester
5 2 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Lead Architect
5 2 (4.17%) QA Tester
5 2 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.17%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.08%) Automation Tester
6 1 (2.08%) Backend Developer
6 1 (2.08%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (75.00%) Spring
2 19 (39.58%) Web Services
3 17 (35.42%) Spring Boot
4 16 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 14 (29.17%) HTML
5 14 (29.17%) JPA
6 13 (27.08%) CSS
6 13 (27.08%) Java EE
7 11 (22.92%) Ajax
7 11 (22.92%) REST
8 9 (18.75%) J2EE
8 9 (18.75%) jQuery
8 9 (18.75%) RAML
8 9 (18.75%) WireMock
9 8 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 8 (16.67%) HTML5
9 8 (16.67%) JSON
9 8 (16.67%) XML
10 7 (14.58%) SOAP
11 6 (12.50%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.17%) IVR
3 2 (4.17%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Solaris
3 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) Test Automation
3 18 (37.50%) Scrum
4 16 (33.33%) Microservices
5 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (29.17%) OO
6 14 (29.17%) Unit Testing
7 12 (25.00%) TDD
8 10 (20.83%) BDD
9 8 (16.67%) Web Development
10 7 (14.58%) Mentoring
11 6 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (12.50%) RAD
12 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
12 5 (10.42%) Kanban
12 5 (10.42%) OOP
12 5 (10.42%) Pair Programming
13 4 (8.33%) Build Automation
13 4 (8.33%) Deployment Automation
13 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 47 (97.92%) Java
2 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (27.08%) Java 8
4 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) Java 9
6 7 (14.58%) Groovy
7 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.08%) C#
7 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
System Software
1 17 (35.42%) Docker
2 3 (6.25%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (12.50%) Puppet
3 4 (8.33%) Kubernetes
4 3 (6.25%) Ansible
5 2 (4.17%) Terraform
6 1 (2.08%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.08%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) Perforce
3 3 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (6.25%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.08%) Apigee
5 1 (2.08%) Capita