Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 136 173
Rank change year-on-year +13 +37 -22
Contract jobs citing JUnit 81 62 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.56% 1.28% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.25% 9.23% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 39 18
East of England median daily rate £400 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +4.38% +4.58%
10th Percentile £310 £260 £304
90th Percentile £513 £471 £486
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 5
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.61% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £53.13 £36.00 £33.58
90th Percentile £63.75 £36.00 £41.50
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +73.61% -11.11% +35.00%

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 982 672 826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.97% 13.90% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 408 475
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.11%
10th Percentile £306 £262 £263
90th Percentile £575 £527 £533
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 37 59
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.13 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.34% +2.81% +5.89%
10th Percentile £36.25 £32.26 £31.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £53.00 £50.88
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +16 34 £425 +63.46%
Cambridgeshire -4 22 £350 -11.11% 2
Hertfordshire -14 11 £545 +45.33% 6
Norfolk -8 7 £400 -14.89% 4
Bedfordshire -18 6 £450 -8.16% 1
Suffolk +12 1 - -
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 66 (81.48%) Java
2 55 (67.90%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (65.43%) Jenkins
4 50 (61.73%) XML
5 48 (59.26%) Spring
6 47 (58.02%) TDD
6 47 (58.02%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (56.79%) Maven
8 43 (53.09%) JavaScript
9 38 (46.91%) RESTful
10 36 (44.44%) Git (software)
10 36 (44.44%) JSON
11 35 (43.21%) JIRA
12 34 (41.98%) HTML
12 34 (41.98%) SQL
13 33 (40.74%) Web Services
14 29 (35.80%) SoapUI
15 28 (34.57%) MVC
16 27 (33.33%) SOAP
16 27 (33.33%) Test Automation
17 26 (32.10%) J2EE
17 26 (32.10%) Linux
17 26 (32.10%) Finance
18 25 (30.86%) Oracle
18 25 (30.86%) REST
19 24 (29.63%) BDD
19 24 (29.63%) Scrum
20 23 (28.40%) Tomcat
21 22 (27.16%) Cucumber
21 22 (27.16%) Selenium

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 23 (28.40%) Tomcat
2 20 (24.69%) Confluence
3 16 (19.75%) JBoss
4 12 (14.81%) WebLogic
5 10 (12.35%) WebSphere
6 9 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (7.41%) Apache ServiceMix
7 6 (7.41%) SharePoint
8 5 (6.17%) Apache
8 5 (6.17%) MQSeries
9 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (2.47%) CMS
12 1 (1.23%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) LDAP
2 6 (7.41%) HTTP
3 5 (6.17%) 802.11
3 5 (6.17%) ADSL
3 5 (6.17%) Bluetooth
3 5 (6.17%) Broadband
3 5 (6.17%) Internet
3 5 (6.17%) IPv4
3 5 (6.17%) IPv6
3 5 (6.17%) UPnP
3 5 (6.17%) VDSL
3 5 (6.17%) WAN
3 5 (6.17%) Wireless
3 5 (6.17%) Wireshark
4 4 (4.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 13 (16.05%) MySQL
3 12 (14.81%) RDBMS
4 10 (12.35%) Oracle Database
4 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
5 9 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (7.41%) MariaDB
7 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.47%) DB2
10 1 (1.23%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (1.23%) MarkLogic
10 1 (1.23%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 53 (65.43%) Jenkins
2 46 (56.79%) Maven
3 36 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 35 (43.21%) JIRA
5 29 (35.80%) SoapUI
6 22 (27.16%) Cucumber
6 22 (27.16%) Selenium
7 21 (25.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 18 (22.22%) Gradle
9 16 (19.75%) Mockito
10 15 (18.52%) Ant
11 14 (17.28%) WebDriver
12 13 (16.05%) TeamCity
13 11 (13.58%) JBehave
13 11 (13.58%) JMeter
14 9 (11.11%) Calabash
14 9 (11.11%) Eclipse
15 8 (9.88%) Android Studio
16 7 (8.64%) Subversion
17 6 (7.41%) NUnit
General
1 26 (32.10%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Retail
3 8 (9.88%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.88%) Marketing
4 6 (7.41%) Automotive
5 4 (4.94%) Games
6 2 (2.47%) Publishing
7 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (70.37%) Developer
2 30 (37.04%) Java Developer
3 11 (13.58%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Tester
5 9 (11.11%) Android Developer
6 7 (8.64%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Integration Developer
7 6 (7.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Software Tester
8 5 (6.17%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Developer in Test
9 4 (4.94%) iOS Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.94%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.94%) UI Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Agile Tester
10 3 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (61.73%) XML
2 48 (59.26%) Spring
3 38 (46.91%) RESTful
4 36 (44.44%) JSON
5 34 (41.98%) HTML
6 33 (40.74%) Web Services
7 27 (33.33%) SOAP
8 26 (32.10%) J2EE
9 25 (30.86%) REST
10 20 (24.69%) CSS
11 18 (22.22%) JPA
12 17 (20.99%) .NET
13 15 (18.52%) Hibernate
13 15 (18.52%) jQuery
13 15 (18.52%) Struts
14 13 (16.05%) Core Animation
14 13 (16.05%) Core Data
14 13 (16.05%) JAXB
14 13 (16.05%) Spring MVC
15 12 (14.81%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (16.05%) Animation
3 6 (7.41%) Virtual Team
4 5 (6.17%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.17%) RIA
5 4 (4.94%) iPhone
5 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.94%) N-Tier
5 4 (4.94%) STB
6 3 (3.70%) User Experience
7 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.23%) Clustering
8 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.10%) Linux
2 14 (17.28%) Unix
3 9 (11.11%) Android
4 7 (8.64%) Mac OS X
4 7 (8.64%) Solaris
5 6 (7.41%) Windows
6 5 (6.17%) HPUX
7 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.90%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (58.02%) Continuous Integration
2 47 (58.02%) TDD
3 28 (34.57%) MVC
4 27 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 24 (29.63%) BDD
5 24 (29.63%) Scrum
6 20 (24.69%) Defect Management
7 19 (23.46%) API Development
7 19 (23.46%) OOA/OOD
8 18 (22.22%) OO
9 16 (19.75%) Kanban
10 13 (16.05%) OOD
10 13 (16.05%) Pair Programming
10 13 (16.05%) Push Notifications
10 13 (16.05%) SDLC
11 12 (14.81%) E-Commerce
11 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
12 11 (13.58%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (13.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 66 (81.48%) Java
2 43 (53.09%) JavaScript
3 34 (41.98%) SQL
4 17 (20.99%) PL/SQL
5 13 (16.05%) Ruby
6 12 (14.81%) Perl
7 11 (13.58%) Python
8 9 (11.11%) C#
9 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
9 6 (7.41%) C++
10 5 (6.17%) C
10 5 (6.17%) PHP
10 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
10 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
11 4 (4.94%) Apple Swift
11 4 (4.94%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.70%) Groovy
12 3 (3.70%) Scala
13 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) Degree
1 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) Firmware
2 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) Oracle
2 20 (24.69%) Atlassian
3 7 (8.64%) IBM
4 6 (7.41%) CA
4 6 (7.41%) CA Agile Central
4 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.94%) Talend
6 2 (2.47%) Adobe
7 1 (1.23%) ATG
7 1 (1.23%) Blue Martini
7 1 (1.23%) Demandware
7 1 (1.23%) Elastic Path
7 1 (1.23%) hybris
7 1 (1.23%) Sonatype
7 1 (1.23%) Sybase