Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 64 73
Rank change year-on-year +34 +9 +2
Contract jobs citing JUnit 20 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.41% 0.30% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.74% 2.78% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 1 6
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £363 £425 £341
90th Percentile £645 £475 £487
North West median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £29.53 -
% change year-on-year +52.41% - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 92 72 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 20.26% 10.88% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 39 124
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £300 £293 £210
90th Percentile £624 £463 £535
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 12
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +8.11%
North West median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +10.29%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Lancashire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 18 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
Blackpool - 12 £565 - 1
Preston -7 2 £400 -11.11%
JUnit
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 12 (60.00%) Apache CXF
2 12 (60.00%) Apache Camel
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Open Source
3 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (45.00%) Coaching
4 8 (40.00%) Microservices
4 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 8 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (40.00%) Node.js
4 8 (40.00%) REST
4 8 (40.00%) Jasmine
4 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (40.00%) MySQL
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (40.00%) Kanban
4 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
4 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) SFIA

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (40.00%) MySQL
1 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (40.00%) Jasmine
1 8 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 5 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
1 13 (65.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Developer
2 11 (55.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Java Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Apache Camel
1 12 (60.00%) Apache CXF
1 12 (60.00%) Web Services
2 8 (40.00%) Node.js
2 8 (40.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
1 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) Coaching
1 9 (45.00%) Open Source
1 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
2 8 (40.00%) Kanban
2 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (40.00%) Microservices
2 8 (40.00%) Scrum
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (40.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) SFIA
4 5 (25.00%) BDD
4 5 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (25.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Fraud Detection
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) VB
4 3 (15.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft