The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 24 April 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 41 38
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.16% 0.86% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 8.57% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £401 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.00% +28.57%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £54.25
% change year-on-year -4.93% -25.34%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 33 35 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 12.79% 10.09% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 28
Median daily rate £401 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £389 £365
% change year-on-year +2.82% +6.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.02
% change year-on-year - +14.80%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JUnit in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in East Sussex

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hove - 3 £401 -
JUnit
South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Sussex region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) TestNG
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Consul
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Checkstyle
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Security
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Mockito
2 3 (75.00%) Varnish
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Cobertura
2 3 (75.00%) FindBugs
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Gradle
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) Terraform
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) MVC

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Jetty
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) TestNG
2 3 (75.00%) Bitbucket
2 3 (75.00%) Checkstyle
2 3 (75.00%) Cobertura
2 3 (75.00%) FindBugs
2 3 (75.00%) Gradle
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 3 (75.00%) Mockito
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Boot
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Cloud
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Spring Security
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Consul
1 3 (75.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle