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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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 124 109 117
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 +12
Contract jobs citing JUnit 18 10 8
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.50% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.26% 2.95% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
10th Percentile £558 £367 £339
25th Percentile £569 £449 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £581 £535 £413
Median % change year-on-year +8.50% +29.70% -21.43%
75th Percentile £589 £581 £511
90th Percentile £594 £593 £539
England median daily rate £575 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +15.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
10th Percentile £48.50 - -
25th Percentile £57.13 - -
Median hourly rate £67.50 - -
75th Percentile £76.64 - -
90th Percentile £76.79 - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £65.52 £57.75
% change year-on-year +6.84% +13.45% +5.99%

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 423 339 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 16.88% 17.06% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 166 227
10th Percentile £351 £319 £336
25th Percentile £413 £400 £389
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £460
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% -0.54%
75th Percentile £625 £549 £525
90th Percentile £694 £625 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 19
10th Percentile £47.50 £38.24 £22.65
25th Percentile £50.00 £44.00 £28.18
Median hourly rate £55.00 £47.50 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% - +3.34%
75th Percentile £59.38 £53.00 £55.00
90th Percentile £66.36 £56.50 £59.20
England median hourly rate £52.50 £50.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing JUnit in the East of England over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 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 0 12 £586 +9.53%
Bedfordshire - 4 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 1
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 16 (88.89%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) Agile
3 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
4 10 (55.56%) Scrum
5 9 (50.00%) Spring
5 9 (50.00%) CI/CD
6 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
6 8 (44.44%) JIRA
6 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
6 8 (44.44%) Docker
7 7 (38.89%) Ansible
7 7 (38.89%) Spring Boot
7 7 (38.89%) REST
7 7 (38.89%) Spring Batch
7 7 (38.89%) JSON
7 7 (38.89%) AWS
7 7 (38.89%) Selenium
7 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (38.89%) JMS
8 6 (33.33%) HTTP
8 6 (33.33%) LoadRunner
8 6 (33.33%) SOAP
8 6 (33.33%) TDD
8 6 (33.33%) JMeter
8 6 (33.33%) Azure
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
8 6 (33.33%) Confluence
8 6 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
8 6 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment

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 6 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) AWS
2 6 (33.33%) Azure
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EKS
3 1 (5.56%) Apigee
3 1 (5.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.56%) GIS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA
3 7 (38.89%) Selenium
4 6 (33.33%) JMeter
4 6 (33.33%) LoadRunner
4 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 4 (22.22%) GoogleTest
5 4 (22.22%) Mockito
6 3 (16.67%) Android Studio
6 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
7 2 (11.11%) IntelliJ
7 2 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
8 1 (5.56%) Gradle
8 1 (5.56%) JBehave
8 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
8 1 (5.56%) Qt Creator
8 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Public Sector
1 2 (11.11%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Android Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.56%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (38.89%) JMS
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
2 7 (38.89%) REST
2 7 (38.89%) Spring Batch
2 7 (38.89%) Spring Boot
3 6 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) HTML
5 2 (11.11%) J2EE
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) .NET
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) SAML
6 1 (5.56%) XHTML
6 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile
2 10 (55.56%) Scrum
3 9 (50.00%) CI/CD
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 6 (33.33%) DevOps
6 6 (33.33%) Functional Programming
6 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 6 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
8 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Development
8 2 (11.11%) Microservices
8 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.11%) UML
9 1 (5.56%) Application Security
9 1 (5.56%) Backlog Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) ES6
4 1 (5.56%) Kotlin
4 1 (5.56%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) Ansible
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 1 (5.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) AppDynamics
2 2 (11.11%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) CA
3 1 (5.56%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Luciad
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Parasoft