Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 126 136
Rank change year-on-year +26 +10 -10
Contract jobs citing JUnit 49 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.54% 0.88% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.97% 6.00% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 24 6
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +33.93%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £285
90th Percentile £450 £484 £469
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +73.61% -11.11% +35.00%

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 546 483 377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.21% 14.61% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 315 194
East Midlands median daily rate £378 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.63% +10.34% +7.41%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £275
90th Percentile £500 £538 £481
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 7
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.43% +84.44% -40.00%
10th Percentile £40.50 £39.80 £18.45
90th Percentile £52.72 £43.65 £42.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +24 33 £410 +7.89% 2
Nottinghamshire +8 9 £400 -11.11% 1
Leicestershire -4 2 £400 +15.94%
Derbyshire -13 1 £425 +25.93%
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 47 (95.92%) Java
2 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (75.51%) Oracle
4 36 (73.47%) SQL
5 30 (61.22%) Spring
6 26 (53.06%) Java EE
7 24 (48.98%) Maven
8 21 (42.86%) J2EE
9 20 (40.82%) Hibernate
9 20 (40.82%) TDD
9 20 (40.82%) Test Automation
10 19 (38.78%) NoSQL
10 19 (38.78%) E-Commerce
11 16 (32.65%) Web Services
12 14 (28.57%) RESTful
13 13 (26.53%) Finance
14 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
15 11 (22.45%) OO
15 11 (22.45%) JPA
15 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
16 10 (20.41%) BDD
16 10 (20.41%) Scrum
16 10 (20.41%) XML
17 9 (18.37%) Data Modelling
17 9 (18.37%) RDBMS
17 9 (18.37%) Sun Certification
17 9 (18.37%) JIRA
17 9 (18.37%) Banking
17 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
17 9 (18.37%) Git (software)

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) NoSQL
2 9 (18.37%) RDBMS
2 9 (18.37%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) Maven
2 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
3 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
3 9 (18.37%) JIRA
4 6 (12.24%) Eclipse
4 6 (12.24%) Gradle
4 6 (12.24%) JProfiler
5 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
5 4 (8.16%) IntelliJ
5 4 (8.16%) Selenium
5 4 (8.16%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.08%) FitNesse
6 2 (4.08%) JMeter
6 2 (4.08%) NUnit
6 2 (4.08%) Protractor
6 2 (4.08%) Ranorex
6 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.08%) TestNG
6 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.04%) Hudson
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (71.43%) Developer
1 35 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 6 (12.24%) Scrum Master
3 5 (10.20%) Agile Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (61.22%) Spring
2 26 (53.06%) Java EE
3 21 (42.86%) J2EE
4 20 (40.82%) Hibernate
5 16 (32.65%) Web Services
6 14 (28.57%) RESTful
7 11 (22.45%) JPA
8 10 (20.41%) XML
9 8 (16.33%) Spring Boot
10 7 (14.29%) REST
10 7 (14.29%) SOAP
11 6 (12.24%) HTML
12 4 (8.16%) JSON
13 2 (4.08%) Ajax
13 2 (4.08%) CSS
13 2 (4.08%) jQuery
14 1 (2.04%) EJB
14 1 (2.04%) EJB 3.0
14 1 (2.04%) Velocity
14 1 (2.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (40.82%) TDD
2 20 (40.82%) Test Automation
3 19 (38.78%) E-Commerce
4 12 (24.49%) Unit Testing
5 11 (22.45%) OO
6 10 (20.41%) BDD
6 10 (20.41%) Scrum
7 9 (18.37%) Data Modelling
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (12.24%) Kanban
8 6 (12.24%) Planning Poker
9 5 (10.20%) Microservices
9 5 (10.20%) OOP
9 5 (10.20%) RAD
10 4 (8.16%) SDLC
11 3 (6.12%) Data Protection
11 3 (6.12%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (6.12%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 3 (6.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) Java
2 36 (73.47%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Sun Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (12.24%) Docker
Vendors
1 37 (75.51%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) Perforce
3 3 (6.12%) Capita