Period
to 7 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 7 April 2020 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
England > South East
6 months to
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 238 222 163
Rank change year-on-year -16 -59 +28
Contract jobs citing JUnit 36 170 249
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.38% 1.08% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 5.48% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 95 177
Median daily rate £456 £464 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% -7.20% +1.19%
10th Percentile £362 £384 £325
90th Percentile £504 £608 £620
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £58.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.89% - -10.00%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £46.70 £45.00
% change year-on-year -25.05% +3.78% +21.62%

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 the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,337 3,105 3,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.02% 19.71% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 1,964 1,855
Median daily rate £450 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +12.36%
10th Percentile £315 £325 £311
90th Percentile £576 £588 £578
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 49 71
Median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +11.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £18.25 £37.90 £29.00
90th Percentile £55.75 £57.75 £67.25
Median hourly rate £40.75 £43.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year -5.23% -3.91% +9.15%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JUnit as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in the South East

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing JUnit in the South East.

Daily rate trend for JUnit in the South East

JUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing JUnit in the South East over the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for JUnit in the South East

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing JUnit in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for JUnit in the South East

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the South East region over the 6 months to 7 April 2020. 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
Thames Valley +16 10 £500 +17.65% 4
Surrey +37 9 £406 -26.14% 16
Hampshire +42 8 £438 -2.78% 3
West Sussex -16 8 £463 -6.57% 1
Berkshire +7 5 £625 +47.06% 3
Buckinghamshire - 5 £500 - 1
East Sussex +12 2 - -
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 32 (88.89%) Java
2 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (55.56%) Test Automation
4 20 (55.56%) Node.js
5 19 (52.78%) Selenium
6 18 (50.00%) SQL
7 17 (47.22%) Scrum
7 17 (47.22%) Cucumber
7 17 (47.22%) Jenkins
8 16 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 16 (44.44%) HTML
8 16 (44.44%) XML
9 15 (41.67%) REST
10 14 (38.89%) Spring
11 13 (36.11%) TDD
11 13 (36.11%) AWS
11 13 (36.11%) Microservices
12 12 (33.33%) RESTful
13 11 (30.56%) DevOps
13 11 (30.56%) CSS
13 11 (30.56%) Linux
14 10 (27.78%) Unix
14 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
14 10 (27.78%) JSON
14 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
15 9 (25.00%) Web Services
15 9 (25.00%) SOAP
15 9 (25.00%) NoSQL

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 9 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.33%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) Confluence
3 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.56%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) Liferay
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.78%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (2.78%) GemFire
4 1 (2.78%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) AWS
2 8 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
2 8 (22.22%) Azure
2 8 (22.22%) Serverless
3 7 (19.44%) Amazon S3
3 7 (19.44%) GitHub
4 6 (16.67%) Heroku
4 6 (16.67%) Kong
5 5 (13.89%) Google Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (5.56%) OpenShift
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.78%) CloudFront
7 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.67%) AMQP
2 6 (16.67%) HTTP
3 5 (13.89%) SSL
4 3 (8.33%) LAN
5 2 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
2 7 (19.44%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (11.11%) DB2
4 4 (11.11%) DB2 UDB
4 4 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) HBase
5 1 (2.78%) Redis
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Selenium
2 17 (47.22%) Cucumber
2 17 (47.22%) Jenkins
3 16 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 10 (27.78%) Eclipse
5 7 (19.44%) JIRA
5 7 (19.44%) Maven
6 6 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (13.89%) Ant
7 5 (13.89%) Gatling
7 5 (13.89%) IntelliJ
8 4 (11.11%) jMock
8 4 (11.11%) Mockito
9 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (5.56%) Artifactory
10 2 (5.56%) DbUnit
10 2 (5.56%) Gradle
10 2 (5.56%) Subversion
11 1 (2.78%) Grunt
11 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Developer in Test
7 2 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (5.56%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Integration Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Digital Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Scala Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) Node.js
2 16 (44.44%) HTML
2 16 (44.44%) XML
3 15 (41.67%) REST
4 14 (38.89%) Spring
5 12 (33.33%) RESTful
6 11 (30.56%) CSS
7 10 (27.78%) JSON
8 9 (25.00%) HTML5
8 9 (25.00%) SOAP
8 9 (25.00%) Web Services
9 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 8 (22.22%) Middleware
10 7 (19.44%) CSS3
10 7 (19.44%) Gherkin
10 7 (19.44%) Kafka
11 6 (16.67%) Hibernate
11 6 (16.67%) LDAP
11 6 (16.67%) Play Framework
12 5 (13.89%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.78%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Unix
3 8 (22.22%) Windows
4 4 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Android
5 2 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Test Automation
3 17 (47.22%) Scrum
4 13 (36.11%) Microservices
4 13 (36.11%) TDD
5 11 (30.56%) DevOps
6 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (19.44%) Open Source
7 7 (19.44%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (19.44%) Web Development
8 6 (16.67%) Data Integration
8 6 (16.67%) ETL
8 6 (16.67%) Kanban
8 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.89%) Analytics
9 5 (13.89%) BDD
9 5 (13.89%) Front End Development
9 5 (13.89%) Lean Software Development
9 5 (13.89%) Pair Programming
10 4 (11.11%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) Java
2 24 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Python
4 6 (16.67%) Scala
5 5 (13.89%) Java 8
5 5 (13.89%) Perl
6 4 (11.11%) BeanShell
6 4 (11.11%) Bourne shell
6 4 (11.11%) C
6 4 (11.11%) Korn
6 4 (11.11%) PHP
6 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
8 2 (5.56%) ES6
8 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.56%) Ruby
9 1 (2.78%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) Docker
2 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) RACF
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
4 1 (2.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Grafana
1 7 (19.44%) Kibana
2 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.56%) Ansible
3 2 (5.56%) Prometheus
4 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Google
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle
1 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Splunk
2 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
2 2 (5.56%) webMethods
2 2 (5.56%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.78%) IBM