The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 29 June 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.89% - 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.38% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £413 - £538
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 - £519
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +15.27% -5.26%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 32 50 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.47% 11.14% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 95
Median daily rate £535 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.48% +36.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £263 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 12 5
Median hourly rate £41.25 £43.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.06% +16.21%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Lancashire

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Lancashire

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Preston - 1 £400 -
JUnit
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Camel
2 2 (66.67%) Finance

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 3 (100.00%) Apache CXF
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java