Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 50 43
Rank change year-on-year +5 -7 +15
Contract jobs citing JUnit 31 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.69% 1.70% 3.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.05% 13.33% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 24
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.52% +3.85% +12.55%
10th Percentile £328 £306 £311
90th Percentile £475 £425 £470
East Midlands median daily rate £415 £381 £325
% change year-on-year +8.85% +17.31% -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 206 90 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 24.52% 12.75% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 67 78
Northamptonshire median daily rate £410 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% -7.78% +20.00%
10th Percentile £340 £310 £313
90th Percentile £513 £500 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +7.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
10th Percentile £42.50 - £32.25
90th Percentile £47.50 - £42.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £43.50
% change year-on-year -0.58% -1.72% +41.46%

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 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Northamptonshire

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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 15 August 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 0 24 £400 +18.52%
JUnit
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 (96.77%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) Spring
3 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (58.06%) Gradle
5 16 (51.61%) Cucumber
6 15 (48.39%) Test Automation
6 15 (48.39%) Maven
7 13 (41.94%) Microservices
7 13 (41.94%) Spring Boot
8 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
8 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
9 11 (35.48%) Java 8
9 11 (35.48%) Ajax
9 11 (35.48%) Selenium
9 11 (35.48%) OO
10 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
10 10 (32.26%) Oracle
11 9 (29.03%) TDD
11 9 (29.03%) Scrum
11 9 (29.03%) Java 9
11 9 (29.03%) RAML
11 9 (29.03%) WireMock
11 9 (29.03%) Docker
11 9 (29.03%) Subversion
11 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (25.81%) jQuery
12 8 (25.81%) Java EE
12 8 (25.81%) J2EE
12 8 (25.81%) XML
13 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing

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 5 (16.13%) Tomcat
2 4 (12.90%) JBoss
3 1 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Gradle
2 16 (51.61%) Cucumber
3 15 (48.39%) Maven
4 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
4 12 (38.71%) Jenkins
5 11 (35.48%) Selenium
6 9 (29.03%) Subversion
7 7 (22.58%) SoapUI
8 6 (19.35%) Eclipse
8 6 (19.35%) JProfiler
9 5 (16.13%) Bitbucket
9 5 (16.13%) IntelliJ
9 5 (16.13%) LoadUI
10 4 (12.90%) CA Release Automation
10 4 (12.90%) JIRA
11 3 (9.68%) HP UFT
11 3 (9.68%) NetBeans
12 2 (6.45%) TestNG
12 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
13 1 (3.23%) JBehave
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (83.87%) Developer
2 25 (80.65%) Java Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Tester
5 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Backend Developer
6 1 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) Spring
2 13 (41.94%) Spring Boot
3 11 (35.48%) Ajax
4 9 (29.03%) RAML
4 9 (29.03%) WireMock
5 8 (25.81%) J2EE
5 8 (25.81%) Java EE
5 8 (25.81%) jQuery
5 8 (25.81%) XML
6 7 (22.58%) Hibernate
7 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
7 6 (19.35%) CSS
7 6 (19.35%) HTML
7 6 (19.35%) JPA
7 6 (19.35%) JSON
8 5 (16.13%) SOAP
8 5 (16.13%) Web Services
8 5 (16.13%) XSLT
9 4 (12.90%) HTML5
9 4 (12.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) IVR
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Solaris
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Test Automation
3 13 (41.94%) Microservices
4 11 (35.48%) OO
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (29.03%) Scrum
5 9 (29.03%) TDD
6 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
7 6 (19.35%) RAD
8 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.13%) Kanban
8 5 (16.13%) Pair Programming
9 4 (12.90%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (9.68%) DevOps
10 3 (9.68%) Open Source
10 3 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (9.68%) SOLID
10 3 (9.68%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) Java 8
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 9 (29.03%) Java 9
5 6 (19.35%) SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.68%) Puppet
3 2 (6.45%) Terraform
4 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
4 1 (3.23%) logstash
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle
2 6 (19.35%) Perforce
3 3 (9.68%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio