Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 44 116
Rank change year-on-year -46 +72 -41
Contract jobs citing JUnit 6 60 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.59% 5.78% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% 22.06% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 41 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.81% -5.19% +3.85%
10th Percentile £400 £300 £276
90th Percentile £469 £500 £411
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £320 £338
% change year-on-year +32.81% -5.19% +3.85%
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 195 272 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 19.17% 26.20% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 185 190
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% +5.71% -5.41%
10th Percentile £295 £297 £256
90th Percentile £600 £500 £530
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £370 £350
% change year-on-year +14.86% +5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £32.25
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.25

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

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Hamcrest
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (50.00%) Java 8
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) XSD
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) JSP
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (33.33%) DSDM
5 2 (33.33%) JAXB

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) BrowserStack
2 1 (16.67%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Hamcrest
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) FindBugs
3 2 (33.33%) Firebug
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Agile Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JAXB
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) JSP
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Swagger
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XSD
5 1 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (16.67%) Kafka
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (16.67%) Spring Security
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Microservices
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) API Design
5 2 (33.33%) DevOps
5 2 (33.33%) DSDM
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Software Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (16.67%) SFIA
6 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Java 8
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Grafana
1 1 (16.67%) Graylog
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat