Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 129 151
Rank change year-on-year -35 +22 +26
Contract jobs citing JUnit 47 77 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.94% 1.63% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.90% 8.69% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 28
East of England median daily rate £475 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22% -
10th Percentile £413 £275 £288
90th Percentile £538 £486 £484
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 0
East of England median hourly rate £59.38 £62.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year +8.43% +9.93% -

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 959 886 661
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.13% 18.77% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 555 414
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £306 £281 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £512
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 27
East of England median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.71% -4.49% +11.25%
10th Percentile £24.95 £36.18 £30.55
90th Percentile £56.72 £63.75 £53.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.45
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.83% +13.20%

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 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 August 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 18 August 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 -19 26 £463 +42.31% 5
Hertfordshire -3 9 £525 +50.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +6 7 £425 +21.43% 4
Norfolk +14 4 £488 +21.88% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £538 - 1
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 44 (93.62%) Java
2 36 (76.60%) Jenkins
3 33 (70.21%) TDD
3 33 (70.21%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (55.32%) JSON
6 25 (53.19%) Spring
7 23 (48.94%) XML
8 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
9 21 (44.68%) HTML
9 21 (44.68%) MVC
9 21 (44.68%) REST
9 21 (44.68%) RESTful
10 20 (42.55%) OO
11 18 (38.30%) Maven
11 18 (38.30%) BDD
12 16 (34.04%) Gradle
12 16 (34.04%) Pair Programming
13 15 (31.91%) Web Services
13 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
13 15 (31.91%) Java 8
14 13 (27.66%) SOAP
14 13 (27.66%) Selenium
15 12 (25.53%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (25.53%) SQL
15 12 (25.53%) Calabash
15 12 (25.53%) Android SDK
15 12 (25.53%) Android Development
15 12 (25.53%) Android
15 12 (25.53%) 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 9 (19.15%) JBoss
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (8.51%) Confluence
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (4.26%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) CMS
5 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (2.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.28%) GitHub
2 7 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
2 4 (8.51%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (8.51%) GIS
2 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
3 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) DB2
5 1 (2.13%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (2.13%) JasperReports
5 1 (2.13%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 36 (76.60%) Jenkins
2 18 (38.30%) Maven
3 16 (34.04%) Gradle
4 15 (31.91%) Git (software)
5 13 (27.66%) Selenium
6 12 (25.53%) Calabash
6 12 (25.53%) Cucumber
6 12 (25.53%) Mockito
7 11 (23.40%) SoapUI
8 7 (14.89%) Eclipse
8 7 (14.89%) IntelliJ
8 7 (14.89%) Subversion
9 6 (12.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (12.77%) JIRA
10 5 (10.64%) Android Studio
10 5 (10.64%) Ant
10 5 (10.64%) JMeter
10 5 (10.64%) Mercurial
10 5 (10.64%) WebStorm
11 4 (8.51%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (6.38%) Automotive
1 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Games
2 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.13%) Avionics
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 24 (51.06%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Android Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (8.51%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Agile Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Backend Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Integration Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.13%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) JSON
2 25 (53.19%) Spring
3 23 (48.94%) XML
4 21 (44.68%) HTML
4 21 (44.68%) REST
4 21 (44.68%) RESTful
5 15 (31.91%) Web Services
6 13 (27.66%) SOAP
7 12 (25.53%) Android SDK
8 10 (21.28%) Core Animation
8 10 (21.28%) Core Data
8 10 (21.28%) CSS
8 10 (21.28%) Spring Boot
9 8 (17.02%) JMS
10 7 (14.89%) jQuery
11 6 (12.77%) Hibernate
11 6 (12.77%) JAX-RS
12 5 (10.64%) HTML5
12 5 (10.64%) Middleware
12 5 (10.64%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Animation
2 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.64%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (8.51%) User Experience
5 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.26%) Clustering
5 2 (4.26%) Replication
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Android
2 7 (14.89%) Linux
3 5 (10.64%) Unix
4 4 (8.51%) Solaris
5 3 (6.38%) Windows
6 1 (2.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Continuous Integration
1 33 (70.21%) TDD
2 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (44.68%) MVC
4 20 (42.55%) OO
5 18 (38.30%) BDD
6 16 (34.04%) Pair Programming
7 12 (25.53%) Android Development
7 12 (25.53%) OOA/OOD
8 10 (21.28%) OOD
8 10 (21.28%) Push Notifications
8 10 (21.28%) Scrum
9 9 (19.15%) Microservices
10 8 (17.02%) DevOps
10 8 (17.02%) Open Source
10 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
10 8 (17.02%) UML
11 7 (14.89%) Domain-Driven Design
11 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
12 6 (12.77%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 44 (93.62%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.91%) Java 8
4 12 (25.53%) SQL
5 5 (10.64%) Groovy
5 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
5 5 (10.64%) Scala
6 2 (4.26%) Kotlin
6 2 (4.26%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) C#
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ECSS
1 1 (2.13%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Active Directory
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Ansible
2 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.13%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Adobe
3 4 (8.51%) Google
3 4 (8.51%) IBM
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (4.26%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) ATG
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.13%) Blue Martini
5 1 (2.13%) Demandware
5 1 (2.13%) Elastic Path
5 1 (2.13%) hybris