Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 19 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 > Manchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 101 150
Rank change year-on-year +15 +49 -34
Contract jobs citing JUnit 52 62 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.78% 1.76% 0.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.26% 11.68% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 4
Manchester median daily rate £410 £428 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.09% +3.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £313 £320 £366
90th Percentile £475 £521 £499
North West median daily rate £413 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate £45.00 £29.53 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.41% - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 507 531 513
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 17.39% 15.04% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 337 371 297
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £290 £306 £267
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 27
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +29.03%
10th Percentile £35.00 £29.81 £25.00
90th Percentile £58.50 £40.00 £41.40
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Manchester

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Manchester

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Manchester

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Manchester

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 19 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
Stockport +18 31 £410 -0.61% 1
Salford -4 1 - -
JUnit
North West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (61.54%) Web Services
2 32 (61.54%) Apache Camel
3 30 (57.69%) Apache CXF
4 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
6 14 (26.92%) Spring
6 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
7 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
8 12 (23.08%) TDD
9 11 (21.15%) SQL
10 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
10 10 (19.23%) REST
11 9 (17.31%) Scrum
12 8 (15.38%) Maven
12 8 (15.38%) MySQL
12 8 (15.38%) Oracle
12 8 (15.38%) Linux
12 8 (15.38%) OO
12 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
12 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
13 7 (13.46%) Open Source
14 6 (11.54%) Kanban
14 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
14 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
14 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
14 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
14 6 (11.54%) Gradle
15 5 (9.62%) Case Management

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (9.62%) Apache
2 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) Confluence
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon Kinesis
1 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.85%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) AMQP
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) MySQL
2 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.62%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
3 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.85%) Big Data
5 2 (3.85%) Flink
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Jenkins
2 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (15.38%) Maven
4 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
4 6 (11.54%) Gradle
5 5 (9.62%) Jasmine
5 5 (9.62%) Mockito
6 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
6 4 (7.69%) JIRA
7 3 (5.77%) IntelliJ
7 3 (5.77%) JProfiler
8 2 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (3.85%) Spock
9 1 (1.92%) JMeter
9 1 (1.92%) jMock
9 1 (1.92%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.92%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.77%) Banking
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (90.38%) Developer
2 46 (88.46%) Java Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Developer
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Java Team Leader
4 5 (9.62%) Lead Developer
4 5 (9.62%) Team Leader
5 4 (7.69%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Agile Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (1.92%) Android Developer
8 1 (1.92%) iOS Developer
8 1 (1.92%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) Apache Camel
1 32 (61.54%) Web Services
2 30 (57.69%) Apache CXF
3 14 (26.92%) Spring
4 10 (19.23%) Hibernate
4 10 (19.23%) REST
5 5 (9.62%) JPA
5 5 (9.62%) Node.js
5 5 (9.62%) XML
6 4 (7.69%) XSLT
7 3 (5.77%) HTML
7 3 (5.77%) J2EE
7 3 (5.77%) Java EE
7 3 (5.77%) JSON
7 3 (5.77%) SOAP
8 2 (3.85%) Ajax
8 2 (3.85%) CSS
8 2 (3.85%) Grails
8 2 (3.85%) JMS
8 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (1.92%) Minimum Viable Product
1 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
2 5 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.92%) AIX
3 1 (1.92%) Android
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.08%) TDD
2 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
3 9 (17.31%) Scrum
4 8 (15.38%) OO
5 7 (13.46%) Open Source
6 6 (11.54%) Kanban
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 5 (9.62%) Case Management
7 5 (9.62%) Data Modelling
7 5 (9.62%) Microservices
7 5 (9.62%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.69%) DevOps
8 4 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 3 (5.77%) BDD
9 3 (5.77%) Fraud Detection
9 3 (5.77%) RAD
10 2 (3.85%) Coaching
10 2 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 11 (21.15%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) Groovy
4 3 (5.77%) Python
5 2 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Docker
2 1 (1.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle
2 5 (9.62%) Pega
2 5 (9.62%) Perforce
2 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.85%) IBM