Period
to 19 September 2020

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 19 September 2020 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
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 30 76
Rank change year-on-year +3 +46 -10
Contract jobs citing JUnit 9 37 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.41% 5.79% 1.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.25% 23.87% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 10
Median daily rate £409 £475 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +7.04% +38.67%
10th Percentile £394 £313 £385
90th Percentile £554 £500 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £409 £475 £444
% change year-on-year -14.00% +7.04% +38.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £52.00 -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £52.00 -

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 59 155 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.92% 24.26% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 101 154
Median daily rate £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% +7.14%
10th Percentile £394 £300 £297
90th Percentile £581 £508 £563
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% - -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year -32.69% +46.48% -22.54%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing JUnit as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JUnit in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Daily rate trend for JUnit in Newcastle upon Tyne

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JUnit in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JUnit in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 8 (88.89%) Selenium
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 6 (66.67%) Gherkin
3 6 (66.67%) GitHub
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) Docker
4 5 (55.56%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) AWS
5 4 (44.44%) DevOps
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) Microservices
5 4 (44.44%) GitLab
5 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 4 (44.44%) Terraform
6 3 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (33.33%) Grafana
6 3 (33.33%) Gatling
6 3 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
6 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 3 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
6 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
6 3 (33.33%) Lean Software Development
6 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (33.33%) Public Sector
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) HTML

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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) GitHub
2 4 (44.44%) AWS
3 3 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) SSL
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) GitLab
4 3 (33.33%) Bitbucket
4 3 (33.33%) Gatling
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
4 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 3 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (11.11%) REST Assured
General
1 3 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 5 (55.56%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) Node.js
3 3 (33.33%) Play Framework
3 3 (33.33%) Sass
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) YAML
4 2 (22.22%) Jest
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (11.11%) Spring
5 1 (11.11%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) DevOps
4 4 (44.44%) Microservices
5 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 3 (33.33%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
5 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (33.33%) Lean Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) API Testing
6 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) Scala
2 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) WCAG
2 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) Terraform
2 3 (33.33%) Grafana
2 3 (33.33%) Kibana
2 3 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 3 (33.33%) Nagios
2 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (33.33%) Puppet
2 3 (33.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Google