Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 124 99
Rank change year-on-year +53 -25 -41
Contract jobs citing JUnit 16 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.82% 1.21% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.64% 6.36% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 8
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £340 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +10.57% -5.38%
10th Percentile £345 £300 £303
90th Percentile £450 £394 £375
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £340 £308
% change year-on-year +25.00% +10.57% -5.38%
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 166 393 295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.89% 18.96% 20.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 276 216
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £425 £389 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.32% -8.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £312 £258 £300
90th Percentile £638 £500 £548
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £375 £425
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £45.83 £28.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.68% +60.00% -41.67%
10th Percentile £39.75 £25.58 £16.25
90th Percentile £49.00 £30.43 £18.75
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.83 £28.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +63.68% +60.00% -41.67%

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 18 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
3 14 (87.50%) TDD
3 14 (87.50%) Java
4 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (68.75%) BDD
6 10 (62.50%) Scala
6 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
6 10 (62.50%) Ruby
7 8 (50.00%) WCAG
7 8 (50.00%) HTML
7 8 (50.00%) CSS
7 8 (50.00%) MVC
7 8 (50.00%) Games
7 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (50.00%) Spring
7 8 (50.00%) Spring MVC
7 8 (50.00%) Selenium
7 8 (50.00%) Web Testing
7 8 (50.00%) RSpec
7 8 (50.00%) WebDriver
7 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
8 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
9 6 (37.50%) Microservices
9 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
9 6 (37.50%) Gradle
9 6 (37.50%) Hamcrest
9 6 (37.50%) Software Architecture
9 6 (37.50%) jQuery

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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) RSpec
2 8 (50.00%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) WebDriver
3 6 (37.50%) Firebug
3 6 (37.50%) Gradle
3 6 (37.50%) Hamcrest
4 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Java Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Agile Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Test Automation Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Test Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) Spring
1 8 (50.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) JSP
2 6 (37.50%) Spring Boot
2 6 (37.50%) XML
2 6 (37.50%) XSD
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) Django
3 2 (12.50%) Guice
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) Play Framework
3 2 (12.50%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Scrum
3 14 (87.50%) TDD
4 13 (81.25%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (68.75%) BDD
6 10 (62.50%) Test Automation
7 8 (50.00%) MVC
7 8 (50.00%) Web Testing
8 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
9 6 (37.50%) Kanban
9 6 (37.50%) Microservices
9 6 (37.50%) Software Architecture
9 6 (37.50%) Unit Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Exploratory Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (31.25%) Performance Testing
11 4 (25.00%) Open Source
12 3 (18.75%) Acceptance Criteria
12 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
12 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
2 10 (62.50%) Ruby
2 10 (62.50%) Scala
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) WCAG
2 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Google