Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 114 145
Rank change year-on-year +7 +31 +6
Contract jobs citing JUnit 90 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.93% 1.50% 0.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.73% 9.22% 6.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 42 31
East of England median daily rate £435 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.29% -12.50% -0.12%
10th Percentile £313 £258 £345
90th Percentile £525 £461 £470
England median daily rate £473 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 2
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% +0.70% -
10th Percentile £42.35 £35.25 £31.93
90th Percentile £63.75 £37.00 £39.78
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +73.61% -34.55% +46.67%

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 839 716 739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.01% 16.26% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 417 427
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £275
90th Percentile £600 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £430 £418
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 60 67
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.71% +1.23% +8.00%
10th Percentile £35.29 £32.50 £32.07
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.54 £50.78
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +13 31 £475 +72.73% 12
Cambridgeshire -4 18 £325 -5.45% 4
Norfolk -1 15 £398 -14.52% 2
Bedfordshire -7 13 £450 +1.41%
Hertfordshire -19 10 £463 +32.14% 10
Suffolk +5 3 - -
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 85 (94.44%) Java
2 69 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (67.78%) Jenkins
4 57 (63.33%) Spring
5 54 (60.00%) Maven
6 52 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (54.44%) RESTful
8 47 (52.22%) TDD
9 40 (44.44%) JIRA
10 37 (41.11%) SoapUI
11 36 (40.00%) Cucumber
11 36 (40.00%) Web Services
12 35 (38.89%) XML
12 35 (38.89%) Scrum
12 35 (38.89%) Test Automation
13 34 (37.78%) BDD
14 33 (36.67%) Git (software)
14 33 (36.67%) Atlassian
15 31 (34.44%) JSON
16 29 (32.22%) Selenium
16 29 (32.22%) OO
17 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
17 28 (31.11%) TeamCity
17 28 (31.11%) API Development
18 25 (27.78%) Confluence
18 25 (27.78%) Kanban
19 24 (26.67%) HTML
19 24 (26.67%) JBoss
20 23 (25.56%) SQL
20 23 (25.56%) MVC

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 25 (27.78%) Confluence
2 24 (26.67%) JBoss
3 19 (21.11%) Tomcat
4 15 (16.67%) Apache ServiceMix
5 9 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (8.89%) WebLogic
7 6 (6.67%) WebSphere
8 5 (5.56%) Apache
9 4 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (3.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (2.22%) CMS
12 1 (1.11%) MQSeries
12 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.44%) HTTP
2 1 (1.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 10 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 9 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (8.89%) Geospatial Data
4 8 (8.89%) GIS
4 8 (8.89%) MySQL
5 4 (4.44%) JasperReports
6 3 (3.33%) MariaDB
7 2 (2.22%) DB2
7 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.11%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.11%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 61 (67.78%) Jenkins
2 54 (60.00%) Maven
3 40 (44.44%) JIRA
4 37 (41.11%) SoapUI
5 36 (40.00%) Cucumber
6 33 (36.67%) Git (software)
7 29 (32.22%) Selenium
8 28 (31.11%) TeamCity
9 21 (23.33%) Ant
10 20 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 18 (20.00%) JBehave
11 18 (20.00%) WebDriver
12 13 (14.44%) SpecFlow
12 13 (14.44%) TestNG
13 12 (13.33%) Gradle
14 9 (10.00%) Mockito
15 8 (8.89%) CruiseControl
15 8 (8.89%) FishEye
15 8 (8.89%) Hudson
15 8 (8.89%) Subversion
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
2 16 (17.78%) Retail
3 6 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (74.44%) Developer
2 42 (46.67%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 10 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Developer in Test
5 9 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Senior Test Engineer
6 8 (8.89%) Software Engineer
7 7 (7.78%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Android Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (5.56%) SQL Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Applications Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Development Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) iOS Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) Test Development Engineer
10 4 (4.44%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (63.33%) Spring
2 49 (54.44%) RESTful
3 36 (40.00%) Web Services
4 35 (38.89%) XML
5 31 (34.44%) JSON
6 24 (26.67%) HTML
7 22 (24.44%) SOAP
8 20 (22.22%) REST
9 19 (21.11%) CSS
9 19 (21.11%) J2EE
10 17 (18.89%) Hibernate
10 17 (18.89%) Middleware
11 15 (16.67%) Apache Camel
11 15 (16.67%) jQuery
12 13 (14.44%) Spring MVC
13 12 (13.33%) .NET
14 11 (12.22%) JPA
15 10 (11.11%) Core Animation
15 10 (11.11%) Core Data
16 9 (10.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (15.56%) Virtual Team
3 10 (11.11%) Animation
4 9 (10.00%) RIA
5 7 (7.78%) N-Tier
6 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.56%) User Experience
7 4 (4.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (4.44%) iPhone
8 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.11%) Clustering
8 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.11%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.11%) Replication
8 1 (1.11%) STB
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) Linux
2 10 (11.11%) Unix
3 8 (8.89%) Android
4 7 (7.78%) Mac OS X
5 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.33%) Solaris
7 2 (2.22%) Windows
8 1 (1.11%) HPUX
8 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (57.78%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (52.22%) TDD
4 35 (38.89%) Scrum
4 35 (38.89%) Test Automation
5 34 (37.78%) BDD
6 29 (32.22%) OO
7 28 (31.11%) API Development
8 25 (27.78%) Kanban
9 23 (25.56%) Defect Management
9 23 (25.56%) MVC
10 18 (20.00%) ATDD
11 17 (18.89%) Continuous Delivery
12 16 (17.78%) Continuous Deployment
12 16 (17.78%) SDET
13 14 (15.56%) Open Source
14 13 (14.44%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 13 (14.44%) SDLC
15 12 (13.33%) Feature Driven Development
15 12 (13.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 85 (94.44%) Java
2 28 (31.11%) JavaScript
3 23 (25.56%) SQL
4 17 (18.89%) PL/SQL
4 17 (18.89%) Python
5 16 (17.78%) C
6 14 (15.56%) C#
6 14 (15.56%) Perl
7 13 (14.44%) Ruby
8 6 (6.67%) C++
9 4 (4.44%) Apple Swift
9 4 (4.44%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.11%) Groovy
11 1 (1.11%) Scala
11 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 33 (36.67%) Atlassian
2 22 (24.44%) Oracle
3 15 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.67%) Adobe
5 4 (4.44%) Google
6 3 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.11%) ATG
7 1 (1.11%) Blue Martini
7 1 (1.11%) CA
7 1 (1.11%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.11%) Demandware
7 1 (1.11%) Elastic Path
7 1 (1.11%) hybris
7 1 (1.11%) SAP
7 1 (1.11%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.11%) Sybase