Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 21 February 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 59 47
Rank change year-on-year +35 -12 +9
Contract jobs citing JUnit 38 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.01% 1.26% 1.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 27.34% 8.96% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 22
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £400 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +25.49% -25.00%
10th Percentile £274 £313 £300
90th Percentile £475 £475 £331
East Midlands median daily rate £420 £400 £319
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.49% -13.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 139 134 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 21.99% 14.06% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 73 67
Northamptonshire median daily rate £410 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +12.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £270
90th Percentile £476 £570 £478
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.50

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Northamptonshire

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Northamptonshire

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Northamptonshire

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 21 February 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
Northampton +21 14 £395 +3.95% 3
JUnit
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (76.32%) Spring
4 28 (73.68%) SQL
5 27 (71.05%) Oracle
6 26 (68.42%) Maven
7 25 (65.79%) Java EE
8 20 (52.63%) E-Commerce
8 20 (52.63%) NoSQL
9 18 (47.37%) J2EE
9 18 (47.37%) TDD
10 17 (44.74%) Test Automation
11 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
12 12 (31.58%) Web Services
12 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
13 11 (28.95%) Finance
13 11 (28.95%) Scrum
14 10 (26.32%) Banking
14 10 (26.32%) Microservices
15 9 (23.68%) RESTful
15 9 (23.68%) JIRA
15 9 (23.68%) OO
16 8 (21.05%) RDBMS
16 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
16 8 (21.05%) JPA
16 8 (21.05%) BDD
16 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
17 7 (18.42%) REST
17 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
17 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) NoSQL
2 8 (21.05%) RDBMS
2 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Maven
2 12 (31.58%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.68%) JIRA
4 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
5 6 (15.79%) Gradle
5 6 (15.79%) JProfiler
6 5 (13.16%) Eclipse
7 4 (10.53%) IntelliJ
7 4 (10.53%) SonarQube
8 3 (7.89%) Selenium
9 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
9 2 (5.26%) FitNesse
9 2 (5.26%) JMeter
9 2 (5.26%) NUnit
9 2 (5.26%) Ranorex
9 2 (5.26%) SoapUI
9 2 (5.26%) TestNG
9 2 (5.26%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.63%) gulp
10 1 (2.63%) Mockito
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
1 26 (68.42%) Java Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Scrum Master
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) Spring
2 25 (65.79%) Java EE
3 18 (47.37%) J2EE
4 14 (36.84%) Hibernate
5 12 (31.58%) Web Services
6 9 (23.68%) RESTful
7 8 (21.05%) JPA
8 7 (18.42%) REST
8 7 (18.42%) SOAP
9 6 (15.79%) Spring Boot
10 5 (13.16%) HTML
11 4 (10.53%) JSON
12 2 (5.26%) Ajax
12 2 (5.26%) CSS
12 2 (5.26%) jQuery
12 2 (5.26%) XML
13 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.63%) Apache Camel
13 1 (2.63%) PowerMock
13 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) E-Commerce
3 18 (47.37%) TDD
4 17 (44.74%) Test Automation
5 11 (28.95%) Scrum
6 10 (26.32%) Microservices
7 9 (23.68%) OO
8 8 (21.05%) BDD
8 8 (21.05%) Unit Testing
9 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
10 6 (15.79%) Kanban
10 6 (15.79%) Planning Poker
11 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (13.16%) OOP
11 5 (13.16%) RAD
12 4 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (10.53%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
13 3 (7.89%) Open Source
13 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (73.68%) SQL
3 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) logstash
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Perforce
3 3 (7.89%) Capita
4 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio