Period
to 26 April 2018

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 6 months to 26 April 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
England > North East
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 59 110
Rank change year-on-year -37 +51 -29
Contract jobs citing JUnit 6 64 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.48% 3.98% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 18.93% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 44 5
North East median daily rate £425 £333 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.82% +2.31% +8.33%
10th Percentile £400 £300 £281
90th Percentile £461 £500 £423
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.62% -17.78% +20.00%

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 the North East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 248 338 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 19.95% 21.03% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 234 199
North East median daily rate £425 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.65% -2.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £299 £277 £263
90th Percentile £600 £505 £531
England median daily rate £475 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
North East median hourly rate £42.50 - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.19 £42.25
% change year-on-year +3.19% -2.51% +14.19%

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 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 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -41 6 £425 +27.82%
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 North East region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Microservices
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Hamcrest
3 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (66.67%) Gradle
3 4 (66.67%) Spring Boot
4 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Firebug
4 3 (50.00%) XSD
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) JSP

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) BrowserStack
1 1 (16.67%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) 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%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Gradle
3 4 (66.67%) Hamcrest
4 3 (50.00%) Firebug
5 2 (33.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (33.33%) Selenium
6 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
6 1 (16.67%) FindBugs
6 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
6 1 (16.67%) JIRA
6 1 (16.67%) RSpec
6 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Agile Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Spring Boot
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (50.00%) XSD
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) JAXB
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) Kafka
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Spring Batch
5 1 (16.67%) Spring Security
5 1 (16.67%) Swagger
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
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%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Kanban
2 5 (83.33%) Microservices
3 4 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Software Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) DSDM
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Java 8
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) WCAG
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