Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 151 115 125
Rank change year-on-year -36 +10 +26
Contract jobs citing JUnit 43 86 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.96% 1.80% 1.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.78% 9.78% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 64 40
East of England median daily rate £525 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +11.48% -4.69%
10th Percentile £386 £310 £254
90th Percentile £550 £513 £470
England median daily rate £513 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +13.89% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 2
East of England median hourly rate £49.04 £62.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.54% +73.61% -11.11%
England median hourly rate £43.75 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -30.00% +73.61% -28.00%

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 900 879 699
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.99% 18.36% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 547 412
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.51% +5.63%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £263
90th Percentile £600 £600 £540
England median daily rate £488 £470 £430
% change year-on-year +3.72% +9.30% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 48
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £43.75 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.36% +1.24%
10th Percentile £37.50 £36.63 £32.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £63.75 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +6.10% +2.50%

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -14 29 £500 +14.94% 2
Cambridgeshire +3 12 £550 +57.14% 2
Hertfordshire +4 5 £550 +10.00% 2
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 41 (95.35%) Java
2 37 (86.05%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (65.12%) Spring
4 26 (60.47%) Web Services
5 25 (58.14%) SOAP
6 24 (55.81%) JIRA
6 24 (55.81%) Git (software)
6 24 (55.81%) REST
6 24 (55.81%) Jenkins
7 17 (39.53%) Microservices
8 16 (37.21%) TDD
9 15 (34.88%) Spring Boot
10 14 (32.56%) Scrum
10 14 (32.56%) XML
11 13 (30.23%) Unix
11 13 (30.23%) Linux
11 13 (30.23%) SQL
11 13 (30.23%) Eclipse
11 13 (30.23%) Selenium
11 13 (30.23%) SoapUI
11 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
12 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
12 12 (27.91%) HTML
13 11 (25.58%) CSS
13 11 (25.58%) JMS
13 11 (25.58%) MVC
13 11 (25.58%) Test Automation
13 11 (25.58%) Confluence
14 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
14 10 (23.26%) RAML

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 11 (25.58%) Confluence
2 10 (23.26%) Mule
3 9 (20.93%) JBoss
4 7 (16.28%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (16.28%) WebSphere
5 6 (13.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Apache
6 3 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (4.65%) nginx
7 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.65%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.30%) GitHub
3 2 (4.65%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) PuTTY
3 1 (2.33%) SpaceWire
3 1 (2.33%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) NoSQL
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.63%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 24 (55.81%) Git (software)
1 24 (55.81%) Jenkins
1 24 (55.81%) JIRA
2 13 (30.23%) Eclipse
2 13 (30.23%) Selenium
2 13 (30.23%) SoapUI
3 9 (20.93%) Cucumber
3 9 (20.93%) Gradle
4 8 (18.60%) Ant
4 8 (18.60%) Maven
5 7 (16.28%) Subversion
6 6 (13.95%) AccuRev
7 5 (11.63%) JMeter
8 4 (9.30%) IntelliJ
9 2 (4.65%) Gatling
9 2 (4.65%) Grunt
9 2 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (4.65%) NeoLoad
9 2 (4.65%) Sublime Text
9 2 (4.65%) TestNG
General
1 6 (13.95%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Legal
2 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Automotive
3 1 (2.33%) Avionics
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (88.37%) Developer
2 30 (69.77%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Lead Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Agile Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
5 2 (4.65%) Integration Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.65%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Python Developer
6 1 (2.33%) QA Tester
6 1 (2.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (65.12%) Spring
2 26 (60.47%) Web Services
3 25 (58.14%) SOAP
4 24 (55.81%) REST
5 15 (34.88%) Spring Boot
6 14 (32.56%) XML
7 12 (27.91%) HTML
8 11 (25.58%) CSS
8 11 (25.58%) JMS
9 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
9 10 (23.26%) JPA
9 10 (23.26%) RAML
10 9 (20.93%) J2EE
11 8 (18.60%) Spring MVC
11 8 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (16.28%) EclipseLink
12 7 (16.28%) JAX-RS
12 7 (16.28%) JSON
12 7 (16.28%) JSR 170
12 7 (16.28%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (9.30%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
1 13 (30.23%) Unix
2 10 (23.26%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) Solaris
4 4 (9.30%) CentOS
5 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (86.05%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (39.53%) Microservices
3 16 (37.21%) TDD
4 14 (32.56%) Scrum
5 11 (25.58%) MVC
5 11 (25.58%) Test Automation
6 10 (23.26%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (20.93%) BDD
7 9 (20.93%) User Stories
8 8 (18.60%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (16.28%) DevOps
10 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (13.95%) SOA
11 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement Process
11 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
11 5 (11.63%) OO
11 5 (11.63%) Open Source
11 5 (11.63%) Test Planning
12 4 (9.30%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) Java
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) Python
5 3 (6.98%) C#
6 2 (4.65%) Groovy
6 2 (4.65%) Haskell
6 2 (4.65%) Perl
6 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) Scala
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) Java 8
7 1 (2.33%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) OCPJP
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
1 3 (6.98%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) ISEB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) ECSS
2 1 (2.33%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) Docker
3 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Ansible
2 5 (11.63%) Kibana
3 2 (4.65%) Grafana
3 2 (4.65%) logstash
3 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.65%) Puppet
4 1 (2.33%) Mesos
4 1 (2.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Adobe
1 8 (18.60%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) IBM
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.98%) MuleSoft
4 3 (6.98%) Sun
5 2 (4.65%) Google
5 2 (4.65%) webMethods
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) Sybase