The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 March 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 Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 53 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.36% 0.91% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.43% 4.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £413 £306 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.69% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.31% -15.55%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 92 97 13
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 25.00% 22.00% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 77 11
Median daily rate £450 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £725 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield 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 Sheffield

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Sheffield

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit in Sheffield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Sheffield

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

1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Maven
3 3 (60.00%) Refactoring
3 3 (60.00%) Mockito
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) PowerMock
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) DbUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (40.00%) Go
4 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) SonarQube

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (20.00%) GitHub
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Mockito
3 2 (40.00%) DbUnit
3 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (40.00%) jMock
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (20.00%) Gradle
4 1 (20.00%) Hudson
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Spock
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Developer in Test
4 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (40.00%) Apache CXF
3 2 (40.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) PowerMock
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Meteor
4 1 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) BDD
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Refactoring
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Design
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) User Stories
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Go
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 1 (20.00%) ECMAScript
4 1 (20.00%) ES6
4 1 (20.00%) Korn
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CTC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Solace
1 1 (20.00%) VMware