Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 18 October 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 67 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 - +24
Contract jobs citing JUnit 19 22 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.81% 3.34% -
As % of the Development Applications category 24.68% 16.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £415 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.72% - -
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -32.00% +73.61% -8.28%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 77 136 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 19.49% 20.67% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 119 7
Northern Ireland median daily rate £412 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.72% +27.69% -10.34%
10th Percentile £256 £363 £250
90th Percentile £538 £551 £425
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +5.13%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Northern Ireland

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Northern Ireland

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Northern Ireland

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
County Antrim +37 18 £412 -0.72% 3
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) TDD
2 18 (94.74%) Banking
2 18 (94.74%) Spring
2 18 (94.74%) Test Automation
2 18 (94.74%) SQL
2 18 (94.74%) MVC
2 18 (94.74%) Finance
3 17 (89.47%) Hibernate
3 17 (89.47%) Oracle
3 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
4 16 (84.21%) DB2
4 16 (84.21%) CSS
4 16 (84.21%) JSP
4 16 (84.21%) Web Services
4 16 (84.21%) XML
4 16 (84.21%) Eclipse
4 16 (84.21%) RESTful
4 16 (84.21%) Cucumber
4 16 (84.21%) WebSphere
4 16 (84.21%) Backbone.js
4 16 (84.21%) AngularJS
4 16 (84.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (78.95%) Grunt
5 15 (78.95%) Jasmine
5 15 (78.95%) Bower
5 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (78.95%) WebLogic
6 14 (73.68%) Struts
6 14 (73.68%) RDBMS

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 16 (84.21%) WebSphere
2 15 (78.95%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) npm
1 1 (5.26%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) DB2
2 14 (73.68%) RDBMS
2 14 (73.68%) Relational Database
3 13 (68.42%) DB2 UDB
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Cucumber
1 16 (84.21%) Eclipse
2 15 (78.95%) Bower
2 15 (78.95%) Grunt
2 15 (78.95%) Jasmine
3 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
4 3 (15.79%) Maven
5 2 (10.53%) Bitbucket
5 2 (10.53%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) SonarQube
5 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (94.74%) Banking
1 18 (94.74%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
1 19 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) Spring
2 17 (89.47%) Hibernate
3 16 (84.21%) AngularJS
3 16 (84.21%) Backbone.js
3 16 (84.21%) CSS
3 16 (84.21%) JSP
3 16 (84.21%) RESTful
3 16 (84.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 16 (84.21%) Web Services
3 16 (84.21%) XML
4 14 (73.68%) Ajax
4 14 (73.68%) Gherkin
4 14 (73.68%) Struts
5 13 (68.42%) Spring Batch
5 13 (68.42%) Spring Integration
6 4 (21.05%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (21.05%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (21.05%) JMS
7 2 (10.53%) J2EE
7 2 (10.53%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) SWIFT
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
2 2 (10.53%) Equities
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) MVC
1 18 (94.74%) TDD
1 18 (94.74%) Test Automation
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) Project Management
3 13 (68.42%) Time Management
3 13 (68.42%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) ETL
4 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
5 2 (10.53%) OO
5 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 2 (10.53%) SOLID
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (5.26%) Garbage Collection
6 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (94.74%) SQL
3 17 (89.47%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Java 8
5 1 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) ES6
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
3 2 (10.53%) TIBCO