The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for FitNesse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
FitNesse
UK / England
Rank 549 586 584
Rank change year-on-year +37 -2  
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 25 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.061% 0.055% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.38% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 6
Median daily rate £525 £455 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £301 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £310 £388
% change year-on-year +16.93% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FitNesse 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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7216 7180 6358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.49% 14.64% 13.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4866 4821 4123
Median daily rate £447 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.23% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 170 122
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.80 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £28.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

FitNesse
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing FitNesse as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for FitNesse in England

FitNesse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FitNesse in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for FitNesse in England

FitNesse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FitNesse in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FitNesse in England

FitNesse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for FitNesse in England

FitNesse
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
London +26 18 £575 +22.34% 1
Yorkshire +19 4 £363 - 2
East of England -1 2 £363 -
North West +29 1 £138 - 1
FitNesse
UK

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse 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 England region with a requirement for FitNesse.

1 44 (74.58%) Java
2 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (67.80%) Cucumber
4 39 (66.10%) Selenium
5 27 (45.76%) BDD
6 26 (44.07%) JBehave
6 26 (44.07%) Jenkins
6 26 (44.07%) Scrum
7 25 (42.37%) Test Automation
8 22 (37.29%) QA
9 21 (35.59%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (33.90%) Open Source
10 20 (33.90%) JUnit
11 19 (32.20%) JIRA
11 19 (32.20%) Kanban
12 18 (30.51%) TDD
13 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
14 16 (27.12%) WebDriver
14 16 (27.12%) REST
15 15 (25.42%) Non-Functional Testing
16 14 (23.73%) Test Strategy
16 14 (23.73%) Spring
16 14 (23.73%) Finance
17 13 (22.03%) Automation Testing
17 13 (22.03%) Robot Framework
18 12 (20.34%) Gherkin
18 12 (20.34%) TeamCity
18 12 (20.34%) SQL
18 12 (20.34%) Integration Testing
19 11 (18.64%) NUnit

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in 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 11 (18.64%) Tomcat
2 9 (15.25%) Confluence
3 2 (3.39%) Apache
3 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (3.39%) JBoss
3 2 (3.39%) nginx
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.78%) GitHub
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Big Data
2 5 (8.47%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (8.47%) DB2
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.08%) PowerCenter
4 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.39%) MySQL
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (67.80%) Cucumber
2 39 (66.10%) Selenium
3 26 (44.07%) JBehave
3 26 (44.07%) Jenkins
4 20 (33.90%) JUnit
5 19 (32.20%) JIRA
6 17 (28.81%) Git (software)
7 16 (27.12%) WebDriver
8 13 (22.03%) Robot Framework
9 12 (20.34%) TeamCity
10 11 (18.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (18.64%) NUnit
11 10 (16.95%) Mockito
12 9 (15.25%) Concordion
12 9 (15.25%) Maven
12 9 (15.25%) SoapUI
12 9 (15.25%) Subversion
13 8 (13.56%) Moq
14 7 (11.86%) JMeter
15 4 (6.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Banking
2 4 (6.78%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Publishing
4 2 (3.39%) Front Office
4 2 (3.39%) German Language
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Developer
2 16 (27.12%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Tester
4 10 (16.95%) Automation Tester
5 9 (15.25%) Test Manager
6 8 (13.56%) Test Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Test Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) Agile Test Manager
8 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Automation Test Analyst
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Developer in Test
10 3 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Release Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Test Automation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.12%) REST
2 14 (23.73%) Spring
3 12 (20.34%) Gherkin
4 11 (18.64%) SOAP
5 10 (16.95%) Hibernate
6 9 (15.25%) Apache CXF
6 9 (15.25%) RESTful
6 9 (15.25%) Web Services
7 8 (13.56%) XML
8 5 (8.47%) .NET
8 5 (8.47%) JSON
9 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.08%) Guice
9 3 (5.08%) Lambda Expressions
10 2 (3.39%) Guava
10 2 (3.39%) HATEOAS
10 2 (3.39%) JAX-RS
10 2 (3.39%) JAX-WS
10 2 (3.39%) Node.js
10 2 (3.39%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.08%) User Experience
2 2 (3.39%) Fintech
2 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Linux
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) BDD
3 26 (44.07%) Scrum
4 25 (42.37%) Test Automation
5 21 (35.59%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (33.90%) Open Source
7 19 (32.20%) Kanban
8 18 (30.51%) TDD
9 15 (25.42%) Non-Functional Testing
10 14 (23.73%) Test Strategy
11 13 (22.03%) Automation Testing
12 12 (20.34%) Integration Testing
13 11 (18.64%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (18.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (18.64%) Microservices
14 10 (16.95%) Regression Testing
15 9 (15.25%) ATDD
15 9 (15.25%) DevOps
16 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
16 8 (13.56%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (74.58%) Java
2 12 (20.34%) SQL
3 8 (13.56%) Ruby
4 6 (10.17%) C#
5 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.78%) C++
7 3 (5.08%) XPath
7 3 (5.08%) XQuery
8 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.39%) Python
8 2 (3.39%) Scala
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) Degree
1 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.29%) QA
2 10 (16.95%) Dodd-Frank
2 10 (16.95%) EMIR
3 9 (15.25%) MiFID
4 1 (1.69%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Docker
2 3 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (8.47%) Puppet
2 3 (5.08%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.39%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Atlassian
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Informatica
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.39%) Compuware
4 2 (3.39%) Empirix
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.69%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.69%) Twitter