The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for JUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 28 June 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
England / North East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 130 68
Rank change year-on-year +88 -62  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 15 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.64% 0.12% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.29% 0.93% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Median daily rate £320 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £350 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £350 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £378
% change year-on-year +1.17% +12.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.06% +3.94%  

JUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 82 215 122
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 14.44% 13.26% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 273 204
Median daily rate £370 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £462 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in the North East

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in the North East

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in the North East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in the North East

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in the North East

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +88 15 £320 -8.57% 2
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 North East region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 52 (88.14%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (84.75%) Jenkins
3 49 (83.05%) Scala
4 47 (79.66%) Test Automation
4 47 (79.66%) Java
5 39 (66.10%) Ruby
6 35 (59.32%) TDD
6 35 (59.32%) Selenium
7 34 (57.63%) Python
8 31 (52.54%) C#
9 30 (50.85%) JSON
10 29 (49.15%) Spring
10 29 (49.15%) Web Testing
10 29 (49.15%) RSpec
10 29 (49.15%) WebDriver
10 29 (49.15%) Cucumber
11 26 (44.07%) REST
11 26 (44.07%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (42.37%) HTML
13 24 (40.68%) Git (software)
13 24 (40.68%) Test Scripting
13 24 (40.68%) Open Source
13 24 (40.68%) Defect Tracking
14 23 (38.98%) CSS
15 22 (37.29%) HTML5
16 21 (35.59%) Subversion
17 20 (33.90%) Ajax
17 20 (33.90%) Play Framework
18 19 (32.20%) CSS3
19 18 (30.51%) Responsive Web Design

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 14 (23.73%) Confluence
2 8 (13.56%) Apache
2 8 (13.56%) JBoss
3 6 (10.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.08%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (1.69%) G Suite
1 1 (1.69%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.78%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 50 (84.75%) Jenkins
2 35 (59.32%) Selenium
3 29 (49.15%) Cucumber
3 29 (49.15%) RSpec
3 29 (49.15%) WebDriver
4 24 (40.68%) Git (software)
5 21 (35.59%) Subversion
6 14 (23.73%) JIRA
7 3 (5.08%) Ant
7 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.08%) Gradle
7 3 (5.08%) IntelliJ
7 3 (5.08%) Maven
7 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.39%) jMock
8 2 (3.39%) Mockito
General
1 16 (27.12%) Games
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Automation Tester
2 17 (28.81%) Tester
3 15 (25.42%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 15 (25.42%) Selenium Tester
3 15 (25.42%) Test Engineer
4 12 (20.34%) Agile Tester
4 12 (20.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (18.64%) QA Engineer
5 11 (18.64%) QA Test Engineer
6 10 (16.95%) Java Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Quality Engineer
7 8 (13.56%) Scala Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (5.08%) HTML Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Java Scala Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Analyst
10 2 (3.39%) Java Web Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.85%) JSON
2 29 (49.15%) Spring
3 26 (44.07%) REST
4 25 (42.37%) HTML
5 23 (38.98%) CSS
6 22 (37.29%) HTML5
7 20 (33.90%) Ajax
7 20 (33.90%) Play Framework
8 19 (32.20%) CSS3
9 17 (28.81%) Django
9 17 (28.81%) Guice
9 17 (28.81%) Ruby on Rails
10 12 (20.34%) Gherkin
11 11 (18.64%) Spring MVC
12 9 (15.25%) RESTful
12 9 (15.25%) SOAP
13 8 (13.56%) Hibernate
13 8 (13.56%) J2EE
14 7 (11.86%) XML
15 5 (8.47%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) Smartphone
2 6 (10.17%) User Experience
3 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Unix
3 2 (3.39%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (88.14%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (79.66%) Test Automation
3 35 (59.32%) TDD
4 29 (49.15%) Web Testing
5 26 (44.07%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (40.68%) Defect Tracking
6 24 (40.68%) Open Source
6 24 (40.68%) Test Scripting
7 18 (30.51%) Responsive Web Design
7 18 (30.51%) Web Design
8 14 (23.73%) OWASP
9 13 (22.03%) MVC
10 11 (18.64%) Test Strategy
10 11 (18.64%) User Stories
11 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
11 10 (16.95%) Scrum
12 8 (13.56%) Front End Development
12 8 (13.56%) Web Development
13 6 (10.17%) Line Management
13 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (83.05%) Scala
2 47 (79.66%) Java
3 39 (66.10%) Ruby
4 34 (57.63%) Python
5 31 (52.54%) C#
6 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
7 6 (10.17%) SQL
8 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) Google Apps Script
9 1 (1.69%) Groovy
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (27.12%) WCAG
2 11 (18.64%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (10.17%) Puppet
2 3 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Google
2 3 (5.08%) webMethods
3 1 (1.69%) Apigee
3 1 (1.69%) CA
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