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 3 months to 25 June 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 of England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 111 134
Rank change year-on-year +17 +23  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 38 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.65% 0.56% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.82% 4.06% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 7
Median daily rate £424 £455 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.92% +1.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £340 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £491 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £37.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £51.23
% change year-on-year +5.06% -22.88%  

JUnit is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 431 345 419
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.73% 13.83% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 233 245
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 10
Median hourly rate £43.25 £40.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.79% -2.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing JUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 27 £425 - 2
Cambridgeshire +2 4 - - 5
Hertfordshire 0 4 £350 -30.00% 1
Norfolk -2 3 £400 -14.89%
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 of England region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 68 (88.31%) Jenkins
2 65 (84.42%) TDD
3 63 (81.82%) Java
4 58 (75.32%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (70.13%) HTML
6 52 (67.53%) MVC
7 51 (66.23%) XML
8 46 (59.74%) JavaScript
9 44 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (51.95%) Spring
11 37 (48.05%) JSON
12 32 (41.56%) RESTful
13 30 (38.96%) Git (software)
14 28 (36.36%) Test Automation
15 27 (35.06%) Mockito
15 27 (35.06%) REST
15 27 (35.06%) Hibernate
15 27 (35.06%) SQL
16 26 (33.77%) Pair Programming
17 24 (31.17%) Linux
17 24 (31.17%) OOA/OOD
17 24 (31.17%) OOD
17 24 (31.17%) GitHub
17 24 (31.17%) Core Animation
17 24 (31.17%) Animation
17 24 (31.17%) Core Data
17 24 (31.17%) Push Notifications
18 23 (29.87%) JPA
18 23 (29.87%) Mobile App
19 22 (28.57%) Cucumber

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 15 (19.48%) JBoss
2 8 (10.39%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.09%) Confluence
4 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
5 4 (5.19%) Apache ServiceMix
5 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.90%) Apache
6 3 (3.90%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (31.17%) GitHub
2 1 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) LDAP
2 7 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (2.60%) 802.11
3 2 (2.60%) ADSL
3 2 (2.60%) Bluetooth
3 2 (2.60%) Broadband
3 2 (2.60%) IPv4
3 2 (2.60%) IPv6
3 2 (2.60%) NAS
3 2 (2.60%) SSL
3 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.60%) UPnP
3 2 (2.60%) VDSL
3 2 (2.60%) WAN
3 2 (2.60%) Wireless
3 2 (2.60%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.97%) Relational Database
2 19 (24.68%) MySQL
3 15 (19.48%) MariaDB
4 11 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 8 (10.39%) MongoDB
6 6 (7.79%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.90%) MarkLogic
8 2 (2.60%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 68 (88.31%) Jenkins
2 30 (38.96%) Git (software)
3 27 (35.06%) Mockito
4 22 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 19 (24.68%) Maven
6 18 (23.38%) Gradle
7 15 (19.48%) Calabash
8 12 (15.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (15.58%) JIRA
8 12 (15.58%) Selenium
9 11 (14.29%) SoapUI
10 9 (11.69%) Xcode
11 7 (9.09%) JMeter
11 7 (9.09%) Subversion
12 6 (7.79%) Android Studio
12 6 (7.79%) IntelliJ
12 6 (7.79%) Mercurial
12 6 (7.79%) WebStorm
13 5 (6.49%) JBehave
13 5 (6.49%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (15.58%) Automotive
1 12 (15.58%) Manufacturing
2 9 (11.69%) Finance
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Legal
4 2 (2.60%) Publishing
5 1 (1.30%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (72.73%) Developer
2 30 (38.96%) Java Developer
3 17 (22.08%) Android Developer
4 9 (11.69%) iOS Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.49%) Tester
6 4 (5.19%) Designer
7 2 (2.60%) Automation Tester
7 2 (2.60%) Integration Developer
7 2 (2.60%) Java Engineer
7 2 (2.60%) Software Tester
8 1 (1.30%) Automation Test Expert
8 1 (1.30%) IPTV Engineer
8 1 (1.30%) Java Android Developer
8 1 (1.30%) Java Automation Tester
8 1 (1.30%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 1 (1.30%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (1.30%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (1.30%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (70.13%) HTML
2 51 (66.23%) XML
3 40 (51.95%) Spring
4 37 (48.05%) JSON
5 32 (41.56%) RESTful
6 27 (35.06%) Hibernate
6 27 (35.06%) REST
7 24 (31.17%) Core Animation
7 24 (31.17%) Core Data
8 23 (29.87%) JPA
9 20 (25.97%) Spring MVC
10 18 (23.38%) CSS
11 16 (20.78%) Android SDK
11 16 (20.78%) Web Services
12 15 (19.48%) EclipseLink
13 13 (16.88%) JAAS
13 13 (16.88%) JAXB
14 11 (14.29%) Struts
15 10 (12.99%) SOAP
16 9 (11.69%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Animation
2 23 (29.87%) Mobile App
3 14 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (11.69%) iPhone
5 6 (7.79%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.60%) Clustering
7 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.60%) Replication
7 2 (2.60%) STB
8 1 (1.30%) IPTV
8 1 (1.30%) RIA
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (31.17%) Linux
2 17 (22.08%) Android
2 17 (22.08%) Unix
3 12 (15.58%) Mac OS X
4 9 (11.69%) Apple iOS
5 6 (7.79%) Windows
6 3 (3.90%) Solaris
7 1 (1.30%) HPUX
7 1 (1.30%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (84.42%) TDD
2 58 (75.32%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (67.53%) MVC
4 44 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (36.36%) Test Automation
6 26 (33.77%) Pair Programming
7 24 (31.17%) OOA/OOD
7 24 (31.17%) OOD
7 24 (31.17%) Push Notifications
8 21 (27.27%) BDD
9 17 (22.08%) Android Development
10 15 (19.48%) Web Development
11 14 (18.18%) OO
12 10 (12.99%) User Stories
13 9 (11.69%) iOS Development
13 9 (11.69%) Open Source
14 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
14 8 (10.39%) Microservices
14 8 (10.39%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (10.39%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (81.82%) Java
2 46 (59.74%) JavaScript
3 27 (35.06%) SQL
4 15 (19.48%) PL/SQL
5 9 (11.69%) Apple Swift
5 9 (11.69%) C++
5 9 (11.69%) Objective-C
6 6 (7.79%) Groovy
6 6 (7.79%) PHP
6 6 (7.79%) Scala
7 5 (6.49%) C#
7 5 (6.49%) Perl
7 5 (6.49%) Python
7 5 (6.49%) Ruby
8 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.60%) C
8 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.60%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.60%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.60%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) Oracle
2 4 (5.19%) IBM
2 4 (5.19%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.60%) Adobe
4 2 (2.60%) Sybase
5 1 (1.30%) Talend
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