The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for JUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JUnit over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 21 38
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 17 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.20% 7.80% 2.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% 35.94% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 8
Median daily rate £580 £475 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.10% +1.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.06% +3.94%  

JUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 102 64 64
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 31.19% 21.69% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 44 55
Median daily rate £525 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% +7.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £520 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing JUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Oxford

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Oxford

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Oxford over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Oxford region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 21 (95.45%) Java
1 21 (95.45%) Cucumber
1 21 (95.45%) Jenkins
2 20 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) TDD
3 19 (86.36%) Pair Programming
3 19 (86.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (86.36%) JBoss
3 19 (86.36%) Spring
3 19 (86.36%) WebSphere
3 19 (86.36%) Java EE
3 19 (86.36%) DevOps
3 19 (86.36%) GitHub
4 18 (81.82%) Maven
4 18 (81.82%) Unit Testing
4 18 (81.82%) Mockito
4 18 (81.82%) SQL
4 18 (81.82%) Scrum
5 17 (77.27%) BPEL
5 17 (77.27%) BPMN
6 15 (68.18%) WebSphere Process Server
6 15 (68.18%) Migration
7 8 (36.36%) Selenium
8 5 (22.73%) RESTful
8 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (22.73%) Apache Camel
8 5 (22.73%) SOAP
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
8 5 (22.73%) JMS

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 19 (86.36%) JBoss
1 19 (86.36%) WebSphere
1 19 (86.36%) WebSphere Application Server
2 15 (68.18%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (4.55%) Alfresco
3 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (86.36%) GitHub
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 21 (95.45%) Cucumber
1 21 (95.45%) Jenkins
2 18 (81.82%) Maven
2 18 (81.82%) Mockito
3 8 (36.36%) Selenium
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) JMeter
4 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) Java Developer
3 11 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 10 (45.45%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) Java EE
1 19 (86.36%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) Apache Camel
2 5 (22.73%) JMS
2 5 (22.73%) RESTful
2 5 (22.73%) SOAP
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 4 (18.18%) EJB
3 4 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (90.91%) Continuous Integration
1 20 (90.91%) TDD
2 19 (86.36%) DevOps
2 19 (86.36%) Pair Programming
3 18 (81.82%) Scrum
3 18 (81.82%) Unit Testing
4 17 (77.27%) BPEL
4 17 (77.27%) BPMN
5 15 (68.18%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
7 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) Java
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) HP
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle