Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 January 2019 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 76 113
Rank change year-on-year +8 +37 -17
Contract jobs citing JUnit 24 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.68% 1.70% 1.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.04% 9.04% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 15
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £409 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.88% +25.00% +8.54%
10th Percentile £325 £352 £300
90th Percentile £500 £450 £386
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £409 £425 £340
% change year-on-year -3.88% +25.00% +8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 239 166 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.73% 18.86% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 137 267
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £275
90th Percentile £563 £647 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £450 £373
% change year-on-year - +20.81% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £45.83 £25.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.63% +81.50% +44.29%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £31.75 £45.83 £25.25
% change year-on-year -30.72% +81.50% +44.29%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Newcastle upon Tyne

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Newcastle upon Tyne

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (79.17%) Java
2 19 (79.17%) Jenkins
3 18 (75.00%) Cucumber
4 17 (70.83%) Selenium
5 16 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 16 (66.67%) Scrum
5 16 (66.67%) DevOps
6 15 (62.50%) CSS
7 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
7 13 (54.17%) BDD
7 13 (54.17%) Maven
8 11 (45.83%) SQL
8 11 (45.83%) JMeter
9 10 (41.67%) Spring
9 10 (41.67%) Node.js
9 10 (41.67%) REST
9 10 (41.67%) Docker
10 9 (37.50%) JIRA
10 9 (37.50%) SOAP
10 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
11 8 (33.33%) XML
11 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 8 (33.33%) HTML
11 8 (33.33%) CRM
11 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
11 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
11 8 (33.33%) QA
11 8 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) nginx
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.50%) Confluence
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) GitHub
2 4 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.50%) BrowserStack
4 1 (4.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) HTTP
1 4 (16.67%) SSL
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
1 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
2 3 (12.50%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (12.50%) ZAP BI
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (79.17%) Jenkins
2 18 (75.00%) Cucumber
3 17 (70.83%) Selenium
4 16 (66.67%) Git (software)
5 13 (54.17%) Maven
6 11 (45.83%) JMeter
7 9 (37.50%) JIRA
8 6 (25.00%) GitLab
9 5 (20.83%) gulp
10 4 (16.67%) Ant
10 4 (16.67%) Eclipse
10 4 (16.67%) Gatling
10 4 (16.67%) Grunt
10 4 (16.67%) IntelliJ
10 4 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (16.67%) SonarQube
10 4 (16.67%) Sublime Text
10 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) QA Automation Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) CSS
2 10 (41.67%) Node.js
2 10 (41.67%) REST
2 10 (41.67%) Spring
3 9 (37.50%) SOAP
4 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 8 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 8 (33.33%) HTML
4 8 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
5 7 (29.17%) HTML5
5 7 (29.17%) jQuery
5 7 (29.17%) JSON
6 5 (20.83%) EJB
6 5 (20.83%) J2EE
6 5 (20.83%) Servlets
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) J2SE
7 4 (16.67%) Play Framework
8 3 (12.50%) hapi
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.83%) Unix
3 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 4 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (66.67%) DevOps
2 16 (66.67%) Scrum
3 13 (54.17%) BDD
3 13 (54.17%) Test Automation
4 8 (33.33%) CRM
4 8 (33.33%) Microservices
4 8 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 8 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 8 (33.33%) Test Strategy
5 7 (29.17%) System Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Integration Testing
6 6 (25.00%) OWASP
6 6 (25.00%) TDD
7 5 (20.83%) Business Analysis
7 5 (20.83%) Open Source
7 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (20.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) Python
5 4 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (16.67%) Groovy
5 4 (16.67%) Haskell
5 4 (16.67%) Java 8
5 4 (16.67%) Perl
5 4 (16.67%) Ruby
5 4 (16.67%) Scala
6 3 (12.50%) XPath
7 2 (8.33%) XQuery
8 1 (4.17%) Korn
8 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Grafana
1 4 (16.67%) Kibana
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe
1 4 (16.67%) Google
1 4 (16.67%) webMethods
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.17%) Solace