Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 78 139
Rank change year-on-year -1 +61 -26
Contract jobs citing JUnit 29 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.22% 1.49% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.03% 8.53% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 12
North East median daily rate £395 £419 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.67% +23.16% +10.57%
10th Percentile £325 £345 £300
90th Percentile £500 £450 £392
England median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -32.00% +73.61% -14.29%

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 321 211 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 24.58% 17.41% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 147 297
North East median daily rate £430 £425 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +14.86% -9.76%
10th Percentile £300 £312 £258
90th Percentile £558 £615 £500
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
North East median hourly rate £31.75 £45.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.44% +60.71% +107.41%
10th Percentile £27.58 £39.38 £26.03
90th Percentile £34.53 £48.33 £29.48
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%

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 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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 6 months to 10 December 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 +13 28 £395 -5.67% 5
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (79.31%) Jenkins
3 22 (75.86%) Java
3 22 (75.86%) Scrum
4 19 (65.52%) CSS
4 19 (65.52%) BDD
5 18 (62.07%) Cucumber
5 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
6 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (58.62%) Selenium
7 16 (55.17%) DevOps
8 15 (51.72%) Maven
9 14 (48.28%) SQL
10 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
10 13 (44.83%) Node.js
11 12 (41.38%) JMeter
12 11 (37.93%) HTML
12 11 (37.93%) TDD
12 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
12 11 (37.93%) Microservices
13 9 (31.03%) Regression Testing
13 9 (31.03%) SOAP
13 9 (31.03%) Linux
13 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
13 9 (31.03%) QA
13 9 (31.03%) Spring
13 9 (31.03%) JIRA
13 9 (31.03%) Docker
13 9 (31.03%) REST
13 9 (31.03%) Test Strategy

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 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 3 (10.34%) JBoss
2 3 (10.34%) nginx
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) GitHub
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) BrowserStack
3 3 (10.34%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (3.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
1 3 (10.34%) SSL
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
1 4 (13.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.34%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (10.34%) ZAP BI
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (79.31%) Jenkins
2 18 (62.07%) Cucumber
2 18 (62.07%) Git (software)
3 17 (58.62%) Selenium
4 15 (51.72%) Maven
5 12 (41.38%) JMeter
6 9 (31.03%) JIRA
7 8 (27.59%) gulp
8 6 (20.69%) GitLab
8 6 (20.69%) Jasmine
9 5 (17.24%) SonarQube
10 4 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (10.34%) Ant
11 3 (10.34%) Artifactory
11 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
11 3 (10.34%) Gatling
11 3 (10.34%) Grunt
11 3 (10.34%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (10.34%) Sublime Text
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Developer
2 10 (34.48%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Developer
4 4 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) QA Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Automation Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) QA Automation Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Angular Developer
6 2 (6.90%) QA Test Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) CSS
2 13 (44.83%) Node.js
3 11 (37.93%) AngularJS
3 11 (37.93%) HTML
4 9 (31.03%) REST
4 9 (31.03%) SOAP
4 9 (31.03%) Spring
5 7 (24.14%) Gherkin
5 7 (24.14%) XML
6 6 (20.69%) Hibernate
6 6 (20.69%) HTML5
6 6 (20.69%) jQuery
6 6 (20.69%) JSON
6 6 (20.69%) Web Services
7 5 (17.24%) J2EE
7 5 (17.24%) LESS
8 4 (13.79%) EJB
8 4 (13.79%) Servlets
9 3 (10.34%) J2SE
9 3 (10.34%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
3 3 (10.34%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (89.66%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (75.86%) Scrum
3 19 (65.52%) BDD
4 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (55.17%) DevOps
6 13 (44.83%) Test Automation
7 11 (37.93%) Microservices
7 11 (37.93%) TDD
8 9 (31.03%) Regression Testing
8 9 (31.03%) Test Strategy
9 8 (27.59%) CRM
9 8 (27.59%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
9 8 (27.59%) System Testing
10 7 (24.14%) Integration Testing
10 7 (24.14%) Kanban
11 6 (20.69%) OWASP
12 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
12 5 (17.24%) Project Management
13 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Java
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Java 8
4 4 (13.79%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) Groovy
5 3 (10.34%) Haskell
5 3 (10.34%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) Scala
5 3 (10.34%) XPath
6 2 (6.90%) XQuery
7 1 (3.45%) Korn
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Matomo
2 3 (10.34%) Grafana
2 3 (10.34%) Kibana
2 3 (10.34%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe
1 3 (10.34%) Google
1 3 (10.34%) webMethods
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) Solace
2 1 (3.45%) VMware