Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 May 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 of England
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 117 145
Rank change year-on-year -15 +28 +6
Contract jobs citing JUnit 64 75 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.45% 1.74% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.14% 9.88% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 37 36
East of England median daily rate £450 £375 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.45% -6.94%
10th Percentile £403 £264 £288
90th Percentile £543 £481 £470
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 14 0
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £37.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.19% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -6.98% +14.67%

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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 786 759 654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 17.85% 17.61% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 462 396
East of England median daily rate £450 £424 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.26% +5.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £270
90th Percentile £600 £556 £525
England median daily rate £475 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 59 40
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £45.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -10.18% +26.79%
10th Percentile £25.20 £32.50 £31.15
90th Percentile £57.00 £53.75 £52.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £42.45
% change year-on-year +1.19% -1.06% +14.73%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in the East of England

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in the East of England

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in the East of England

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in the East of England

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for JUnit in the East of England

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Essex -4 27 £475 +40.74% 3
Norfolk +4 12 £425 -7.21% 2
Hertfordshire -2 9 £425 +36.00% 5
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £425 +54.55% 3
Bedfordshire -4 7 £463 +19.35%
Suffolk -5 2 - - 1
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 of England region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 62 (96.88%) Java
2 50 (78.13%) Jenkins
3 47 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (67.19%) TDD
5 42 (65.63%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (51.56%) Spring
7 30 (46.88%) RESTful
8 29 (45.31%) Maven
8 29 (45.31%) OO
9 28 (43.75%) BDD
10 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
11 23 (35.94%) HTML
11 23 (35.94%) MVC
11 23 (35.94%) Cucumber
12 22 (34.38%) JSON
12 22 (34.38%) REST
12 22 (34.38%) XML
13 20 (31.25%) Web Services
14 19 (29.69%) Test Automation
15 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
15 18 (28.13%) Selenium
16 17 (26.56%) Pair Programming
17 16 (25.00%) JBoss
18 15 (23.44%) CSS
18 15 (23.44%) TeamCity
18 15 (23.44%) SoapUI
18 15 (23.44%) Gradle
19 14 (21.88%) Open Source
19 14 (21.88%) JIRA
19 14 (21.88%) Scrum

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 16 (25.00%) JBoss
2 12 (18.75%) Apache ServiceMix
3 5 (7.81%) Apache
3 5 (7.81%) Confluence
4 4 (6.25%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.56%) CMS
6 1 (1.56%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.19%) GitHub
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.56%) SpaceWire
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.50%) Geospatial Data
2 8 (12.50%) GIS
3 6 (9.38%) MySQL
3 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
3 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.25%) JasperReports
5 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.56%) DB2
6 1 (1.56%) Jackrabbit
6 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.56%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (1.56%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 50 (78.13%) Jenkins
2 29 (45.31%) Maven
3 23 (35.94%) Cucumber
4 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
4 18 (28.13%) Selenium
5 15 (23.44%) Gradle
5 15 (23.44%) SoapUI
5 15 (23.44%) TeamCity
6 14 (21.88%) JIRA
7 13 (20.31%) Mockito
8 12 (18.75%) Ant
8 12 (18.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (17.19%) Calabash
10 10 (15.63%) Subversion
11 8 (12.50%) CruiseControl
11 8 (12.50%) FishEye
11 8 (12.50%) Hudson
12 7 (10.94%) JBehave
12 7 (10.94%) SpecFlow
12 7 (10.94%) TestNG
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Automotive
3 2 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Avionics
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (76.56%) Developer
2 30 (46.88%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.19%) Android Developer
4 7 (10.94%) Test Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Developer in Test
7 4 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (4.69%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (51.56%) Spring
2 30 (46.88%) RESTful
3 23 (35.94%) HTML
4 22 (34.38%) JSON
4 22 (34.38%) REST
4 22 (34.38%) XML
5 20 (31.25%) Web Services
6 15 (23.44%) CSS
7 12 (18.75%) Apache Camel
7 12 (18.75%) Middleware
8 11 (17.19%) Android SDK
8 11 (17.19%) Core Animation
8 11 (17.19%) Core Data
8 11 (17.19%) Hibernate
9 9 (14.06%) SOAP
10 8 (12.50%) GWT
10 8 (12.50%) jQuery
11 7 (10.94%) JMS
12 6 (9.38%) HTML5
12 6 (9.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.19%) Animation
2 8 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 8 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 5 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.69%) RIA
6 2 (3.13%) User Experience
7 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.56%) Replication
7 1 (1.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Android
2 11 (17.19%) Linux
3 6 (9.38%) Unix
4 3 (4.69%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.13%) Solaris
5 2 (3.13%) Windows
6 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.56%) HPUX
6 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (73.44%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (67.19%) TDD
3 42 (65.63%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (45.31%) OO
5 28 (43.75%) BDD
6 23 (35.94%) MVC
7 19 (29.69%) Test Automation
8 17 (26.56%) Pair Programming
9 14 (21.88%) Open Source
9 14 (21.88%) Scrum
10 13 (20.31%) API Development
11 12 (18.75%) Android Development
11 12 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (18.75%) OOD
12 11 (17.19%) Continuous Deployment
12 11 (17.19%) Kanban
12 11 (17.19%) Push Notifications
12 11 (17.19%) UML
13 8 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (12.50%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 12 (18.75%) C
4 10 (15.63%) SQL
5 9 (14.06%) Java 8
5 9 (14.06%) Python
6 8 (12.50%) C#
6 8 (12.50%) Perl
7 7 (10.94%) Ruby
8 5 (7.81%) Groovy
8 5 (7.81%) Scala
9 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.13%) C++
10 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (17.19%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ECSS
2 1 (1.56%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Atlassian
2 12 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 8 (12.50%) Oracle
4 5 (7.81%) Adobe
5 4 (6.25%) Google
6 3 (4.69%) IBM
7 1 (1.56%) ATG
7 1 (1.56%) Blue Martini
7 1 (1.56%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.56%) Demandware
7 1 (1.56%) Elastic Path
7 1 (1.56%) HP
7 1 (1.56%) hybris
7 1 (1.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.56%) Sybase