The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 28 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 24 55
Rank change year-on-year -14 +31  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 31 43 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.03% 7.18% 2.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.40% 35.54% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 40 15
Median daily rate £580 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.10% +3.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £385
% change year-on-year +1.17% +10.38%  
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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 189 121 134
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 30.68% 20.20% 17.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 87 105
Median daily rate £470 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +4.21% +12.04%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Oxfordshire

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Oxfordshire

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 17 £580 +22.10% 4
Kidlington -4 1 £408 -9.44%
JUnit
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (94.87%) TDD
2 37 (94.87%) Cucumber
3 36 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (89.74%) Jenkins
5 34 (87.18%) Scrum
6 33 (84.62%) JBoss
6 33 (84.62%) Spring
6 33 (84.62%) WebSphere
6 33 (84.62%) Java EE
7 32 (82.05%) Maven
7 32 (82.05%) GitHub
7 32 (82.05%) SQL
7 32 (82.05%) WebSphere Application Server
7 32 (82.05%) Pair Programming
7 32 (82.05%) DevOps
8 31 (79.49%) Mockito
8 31 (79.49%) Unit Testing
9 30 (76.92%) BPMN
9 30 (76.92%) BPEL
10 26 (66.67%) WebSphere Process Server
10 26 (66.67%) Migration
11 13 (33.33%) Selenium
12 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (17.95%) Apache Camel
13 7 (17.95%) RESTful
13 7 (17.95%) JMS
13 7 (17.95%) SOAP
13 7 (17.95%) Web Services

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 33 (84.62%) JBoss
1 33 (84.62%) WebSphere
2 32 (82.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (66.67%) WebSphere Process Server
4 4 (10.26%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 32 (82.05%) GitHub
2 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 37 (94.87%) Cucumber
2 35 (89.74%) Jenkins
3 32 (82.05%) Maven
4 31 (79.49%) Mockito
5 13 (33.33%) Selenium
6 4 (10.26%) JIRA
6 4 (10.26%) JMeter
6 4 (10.26%) LoadRunner
6 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (76.92%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 17 (43.59%) SQL Developer
4 10 (25.64%) Cloud Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (15.38%) Core Java Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
7 3 (7.69%) Consultant
7 3 (7.69%) Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Java Automation Tester
8 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.56%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.56%) AWS DevOps
9 1 (2.56%) DevOps Specialist
9 1 (2.56%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 1 (2.56%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) Java EE
1 33 (84.62%) Spring
2 7 (17.95%) Apache Camel
2 7 (17.95%) JMS
2 7 (17.95%) RESTful
2 7 (17.95%) SOAP
2 7 (17.95%) Web Services
3 6 (15.38%) EJB
3 6 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 4 (10.26%) Ajax
4 4 (10.26%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
1 37 (94.87%) TDD
2 36 (92.31%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (87.18%) Scrum
4 32 (82.05%) DevOps
4 32 (82.05%) Pair Programming
5 31 (79.49%) Unit Testing
6 30 (76.92%) BPEL
6 30 (76.92%) BPMN
7 26 (66.67%) Migration
8 6 (15.38%) BDD
9 5 (12.82%) Process Management
10 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
10 4 (10.26%) Regression Testing
10 4 (10.26%) SDLC
10 4 (10.26%) SOA
10 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
10 4 (10.26%) System Integration Testing
10 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
10 4 (10.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 32 (82.05%) SQL
3 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle