Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 17 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 49 57
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 -12
Contract jobs citing JUnit 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.41% 0.66% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% 5.00% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Merseyside median daily rate £319 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -3.57% -
10th Percentile £267 £331 £317
90th Percentile £376 £344 £375
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
Merseyside 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 Merseyside with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 112 80 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 22.76% 13.18% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 51 32
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £365 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% +11.45% -3.68%
10th Percentile £256 £291 £181
90th Percentile £488 £475 £449
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £36.50 -
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Merseyside

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Merseyside

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 17 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
Liverpool +1 1 £263 -22.22%
JUnit
North West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jMock
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) TestNG
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Mockito
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (50.00%) jMock
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) TestNG
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript