Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 51 35
Rank change year-on-year +17 -16 +20
Contract jobs citing JUnit 30 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.14% 1.28% 3.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.40% 8.77% 27.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 35
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +3.85% +5.69%
10th Percentile £315 £306 £300
90th Percentile £475 £475 £420
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +17.24% +11.54% -7.80%
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 163 114 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 22.48% 14.60% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 65 68
Northamptonshire median daily rate £424 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.95% +12.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £281
90th Percentile £500 £500 £529
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £31.25
90th Percentile £47.50 - £33.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +10.39% -4.35% +8.78%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 +8 18 £400 +23.08%
JUnit
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (76.67%) Spring
3 18 (60.00%) Maven
4 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
5 13 (43.33%) Gradle
5 13 (43.33%) Java EE
6 12 (40.00%) SQL
6 12 (40.00%) Oracle
6 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 12 (40.00%) Microservices
7 11 (36.67%) OO
8 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 10 (33.33%) Ajax
8 10 (33.33%) TDD
9 9 (30.00%) Scrum
9 9 (30.00%) Selenium
9 9 (30.00%) J2EE
9 9 (30.00%) Spring Boot
9 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
10 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
10 8 (26.67%) XML
10 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
10 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
10 8 (26.67%) Java 8
11 7 (23.33%) Banking
11 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
11 7 (23.33%) SOAP
11 7 (23.33%) Web Services

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 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (6.67%) Apache
3 2 (6.67%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) Maven
2 13 (43.33%) Gradle
3 12 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (30.00%) Selenium
5 8 (26.67%) Cucumber
6 6 (20.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (20.00%) IntelliJ
6 6 (20.00%) JIRA
6 6 (20.00%) JProfiler
6 6 (20.00%) Subversion
7 5 (16.67%) CA Release Automation
8 4 (13.33%) SoapUI
9 3 (10.00%) HP UFT
9 3 (10.00%) NetBeans
10 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
10 2 (6.67%) gulp
10 2 (6.67%) LoadUI
10 2 (6.67%) TestNG
10 2 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (23.33%) Banking
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
1 23 (76.67%) Java Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Tester
4 2 (6.67%) QA Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Java Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Scrum Master
5 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) Spring
2 13 (43.33%) Java EE
3 10 (33.33%) Ajax
4 9 (30.00%) J2EE
4 9 (30.00%) Spring Boot
5 8 (26.67%) Hibernate
5 8 (26.67%) XML
6 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
6 7 (23.33%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) SOAP
6 7 (23.33%) Web Services
7 6 (20.00%) CSS
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) JPA
7 6 (20.00%) REST
8 5 (16.67%) JSON
9 4 (13.33%) HTML5
9 4 (13.33%) RAML
9 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (13.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Solaris
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 12 (40.00%) Microservices
4 11 (36.67%) OO
5 10 (33.33%) TDD
6 9 (30.00%) Scrum
7 8 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
9 6 (20.00%) RAD
10 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
10 5 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (13.33%) BDD
11 4 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (13.33%) DevOps
12 3 (10.00%) Kanban
12 3 (10.00%) Open Source
12 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (10.00%) SOLID
12 3 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (26.67%) Java 8
5 4 (13.33%) Java 9
6 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) logstash
3 2 (6.67%) Terraform
4 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Perforce
3 3 (10.00%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (6.67%) Ab Initio