Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 56 54
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing JUnit 36 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.42% 1.64% 0.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.13% 11.81% 5.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate £410 £384 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.84% +2.33% +33.93%
10th Percentile £271 £313 £286
90th Percentile £466 £428 £471
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £384 £425
% change year-on-year +4.23% -9.71% +51.79%
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 128 127 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 19.28% 13.85% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 87 56
Northamptonshire median daily rate £383 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.05% +7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £258 £313 £275
90th Percentile £475 £580 £489
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £353
% change year-on-year -6.25% +13.48% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +8.43% +50.91% -26.67%

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 13 £400 +5.26%
JUnit
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) Spring
3 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 26 (72.22%) Oracle
4 25 (69.44%) Java EE
5 23 (63.89%) Maven
6 18 (50.00%) TDD
6 18 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 18 (50.00%) J2EE
6 18 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 18 (50.00%) NoSQL
7 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
8 13 (36.11%) Web Services
9 12 (33.33%) Finance
10 11 (30.56%) OO
10 11 (30.56%) RESTful
10 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
11 10 (27.78%) Scrum
11 10 (27.78%) JPA
11 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
11 10 (27.78%) Banking
12 9 (25.00%) RDBMS
12 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
12 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 8 (22.22%) Spring Boot
13 8 (22.22%) BDD
13 8 (22.22%) Perforce
13 8 (22.22%) JIRA
13 8 (22.22%) Git (software)

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (63.89%) Maven
2 11 (30.56%) Jenkins
3 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 8 (22.22%) JIRA
4 6 (16.67%) Gradle
4 6 (16.67%) JProfiler
5 5 (13.89%) Eclipse
6 4 (11.11%) IntelliJ
6 4 (11.11%) SonarQube
7 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 2 (5.56%) FitNesse
7 2 (5.56%) JMeter
7 2 (5.56%) NUnit
7 2 (5.56%) Ranorex
7 2 (5.56%) Selenium
7 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
7 2 (5.56%) TestNG
7 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Developer
1 24 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Scrum Master
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (77.78%) Spring
2 25 (69.44%) Java EE
3 18 (50.00%) J2EE
4 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
5 13 (36.11%) Web Services
6 11 (30.56%) RESTful
7 10 (27.78%) JPA
8 8 (22.22%) Spring Boot
9 7 (19.44%) REST
9 7 (19.44%) SOAP
10 5 (13.89%) HTML
11 4 (11.11%) JSON
12 2 (5.56%) Ajax
12 2 (5.56%) CSS
12 2 (5.56%) jQuery
13 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
13 1 (2.78%) React
13 1 (2.78%) Velocity
13 1 (2.78%) XML
13 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 18 (50.00%) TDD
2 18 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (30.56%) OO
4 10 (27.78%) Scrum
4 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 8 (22.22%) BDD
7 7 (19.44%) Microservices
8 6 (16.67%) Kanban
8 6 (16.67%) Planning Poker
9 5 (13.89%) OOP
9 5 (13.89%) RAD
10 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
11 3 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (8.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 3 (8.33%) Open Source
11 3 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (72.22%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Oracle
2 8 (22.22%) Perforce
3 3 (8.33%) Capita