The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 30 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 West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 - 48
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.50% - 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.29% - 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.93% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £39.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -1.28% -13.33%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 62 36 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 31.00% 13.79% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 15
Median daily rate £350 £325 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -8.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £308 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £443 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.03 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% -9.62%  
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 Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Somerset

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Yeovil - 2 - -
JUnit
South West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Somerset region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Pair Programming
2 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) ATG
2 7 (87.50%) EJB
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) JSP
2 7 (87.50%) SOAP
2 7 (87.50%) Struts
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) XML
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Ant
2 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) JSF
2 7 (87.50%) Maven
2 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 7 (87.50%) Refactoring
2 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) Mercurial

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Liferay
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Ant
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Buildr
1 7 (87.50%) Eclipse
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (87.50%) jMock
1 7 (87.50%) Maven
1 7 (87.50%) Mercurial
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) Gradle
2 6 (75.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Bower
4 1 (12.50%) Grunt
4 1 (12.50%) TestNG
4 1 (12.50%) WATIR
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Architect
1 7 (87.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Ajax
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) EJB
1 7 (87.50%) Hibernate
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JSF
1 7 (87.50%) JSP
1 7 (87.50%) RESTful
1 7 (87.50%) SOAP
1 7 (87.50%) Spring
1 7 (87.50%) Struts
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 1 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) Modernizr
3 1 (12.50%) RESTEasy
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) RIA
1 6 (75.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Pair Programming
2 7 (87.50%) Refactoring
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Unit Testing
2 7 (87.50%) XML Parsing
3 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) API Development
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) ATG
1 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) BEA