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 3 months to 23 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 / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 76 90
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 14 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.01% 1.37% 0.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.45% 11.42% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 3
Median daily rate £413 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £378
% change year-on-year +1.17% +12.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £32.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £65.00
% change year-on-year +1.26% -39.23%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 217 219 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 15.60% 12.04% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 146 79
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 0
Median hourly rate £38.75 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 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
Stockport +10 7 £400 +60.00% 5
JUnit
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 16 (59.26%) TDD
4 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (48.15%) OO
5 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
6 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) HTML
6 12 (44.44%) Scrum
7 11 (40.74%) Spring
7 11 (40.74%) HTML5
7 11 (40.74%) REST
7 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
8 10 (37.04%) CSS
8 10 (37.04%) Web Services
9 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 9 (33.33%) DevOps
10 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
10 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
10 8 (29.63%) SOAP
11 7 (25.93%) Linux
11 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
11 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
11 7 (25.93%) Open Source
12 6 (22.22%) Mockito
12 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
12 6 (22.22%) Java EE
12 6 (22.22%) JPA
12 6 (22.22%) Banking
12 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL

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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 6 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (18.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Jenkins
2 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
3 6 (22.22%) Mockito
4 5 (18.52%) Eclipse
4 5 (18.52%) Jasmine
4 5 (18.52%) Maven
5 2 (7.41%) IntelliJ
5 2 (7.41%) JIRA
5 2 (7.41%) jMock
6 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.70%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (3.70%) Gradle
6 1 (3.70%) JMeter
6 1 (3.70%) JProfiler
6 1 (3.70%) RSpec
6 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (22.22%) Banking
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 21 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Java Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) HTML5
2 11 (40.74%) REST
2 11 (40.74%) Spring
3 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 10 (37.04%) Web Services
4 8 (29.63%) AngularJS
4 8 (29.63%) SOAP
5 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
6 6 (22.22%) J2EE
6 6 (22.22%) Java EE
6 6 (22.22%) JPA
6 6 (22.22%) XML
7 5 (18.52%) Node.js
7 5 (18.52%) Spring Boot
8 4 (14.81%) CSS3
8 4 (14.81%) Swing
9 3 (11.11%) Apache Camel
9 3 (11.11%) Apache CXF
9 3 (11.11%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) AIX
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) TDD
2 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) OO
3 13 (48.15%) Test Automation
4 12 (44.44%) Scrum
5 9 (33.33%) DevOps
5 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (25.93%) Open Source
6 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
7 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 5 (18.52%) BDD
8 5 (18.52%) Case Management
9 4 (14.81%) Integration Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Kanban
9 4 (14.81%) Microservices
10 3 (11.11%) System Testing
11 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
12 1 (3.70%) MVC
12 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Pega
1 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Perforce
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