Period
to 22 January 2022

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 January 2022 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 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 135 86 149
Rank change year-on-year -49 +63 +11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 9 12 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.37% 0.83% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.98% 4.69% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
10th Percentile £473 £343 £415
25th Percentile £488 £384 £453
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £483
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% +3.63% -3.50%
75th Percentile £598 £581 £514
90th Percentile £604 £625 £524
England median daily rate £550 £485 £500
% change year-on-year +13.40% -3.00% -

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 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 454 256 582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.52% 17.64% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 142 340
10th Percentile £325 £264 £313
25th Percentile £413 £354 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £580 £509 £525
90th Percentile £626 £574 £600
England median daily rate £550 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +15.79% - -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 16
10th Percentile £35.70 £35.55 £10.75
25th Percentile £47.88 £42.13 £18.88
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% +114.29% -52.00%
75th Percentile £56.00 £51.88 £46.38
90th Percentile £56.50 £54.78 £49.13
England median hourly rate £52.82 £45.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year +17.37% +0.56% +2.29%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing JUnit as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JUnit in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for JUnit in the East of England

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JUnit in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend 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 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Essex -13 6 £585 +17.00% 1
Hertfordshire -18 2 - - 5
Suffolk -13 1 £500 +40.85%
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) JSON
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Ansible
3 7 (77.78%) DevOps
3 7 (77.78%) Spring Boot
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) JIRA
3 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 7 (77.78%) AWS
3 7 (77.78%) Confluence
3 7 (77.78%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (77.78%) REST
3 7 (77.78%) JMS
4 6 (66.67%) Selenium
4 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
5 5 (55.56%) Spring Batch
5 5 (55.56%) Open Source
5 5 (55.56%) Azure
5 5 (55.56%) SOAP
5 5 (55.56%) JMeter
5 5 (55.56%) HTTP
5 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
5 5 (55.56%) Functional Programming
5 5 (55.56%) User Experience
5 5 (55.56%) AppDynamics

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 7 (77.78%) Confluence
2 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 1 (11.11%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) AWS
2 5 (55.56%) Azure
3 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) InfluxDB
2 1 (11.11%) Ingres
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 7 (77.78%) JIRA
3 6 (66.67%) Selenium
4 5 (55.56%) JMeter
4 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
4 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
5 3 (33.33%) Artifactory
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket
6 2 (22.22%) Bitbucket Server
6 2 (22.22%) Flyway
6 2 (22.22%) IntelliJ
6 2 (22.22%) Maven
6 2 (22.22%) Postman
6 2 (22.22%) SonarQube
7 1 (11.11%) Android Studio
7 1 (11.11%) Mockito
7 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (22.22%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) JSON
1 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) JMS
2 7 (77.78%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (77.78%) REST
2 7 (77.78%) Spring Boot
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) Spring Batch
4 2 (22.22%) Java Concurrency
4 2 (22.22%) JDBC
4 2 (22.22%) JMX
4 2 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (22.22%) Swagger
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) EclipseLink
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
5 1 (11.11%) HTML
5 1 (11.11%) JAXB
5 1 (11.11%) Struts
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) Legacy Applications
2 1 (11.11%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) DevOps
2 7 (77.78%) Scrum
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (55.56%) CI/CD
4 5 (55.56%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (55.56%) Functional Programming
4 5 (55.56%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (22.22%) High Availability
6 2 (22.22%) Loose Coupling
6 2 (22.22%) Memory Management
6 2 (22.22%) Observability
6 2 (22.22%) OO
6 2 (22.22%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Java 11
2 2 (22.22%) Java 8
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) Ansible
2 2 (22.22%) Prometheus
3 1 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) AppDynamics
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Atlassian
3 2 (22.22%) Checkmarx
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat