Period
to 19 April 2019

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 19 April 2019 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
19 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 221 178 181
Rank change year-on-year -43 +3 +13
Contract jobs citing JUnit 147 231 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.94% 1.38% 1.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.91% 7.64% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 159 130
South East median daily rate £464 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.32% -7.50% +25.00%
10th Percentile £381 £319 £360
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
England median daily rate £508 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +6.84% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
South East median hourly rate £44.95 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.11% -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £40.71 £45.00 £47.50
90th Percentile £48.40 £45.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £48.40 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +7.56% +21.62% -26.00%

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 2,995 3,023 2,335
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.22% 18.03% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,918 1,845 1,339
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +11.11% +7.28%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £298
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 68 77
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £37.75 £28.10 £17.25
90th Percentile £59.38 £67.25 £71.84
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% -3.19%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in the South East

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in the South East over the 6 months to 19 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in the South East

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor 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 19 April 2019. 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
West Sussex +11 41 £491 -6.25%
Thames Valley -43 34 £425 -5.56% 5
Berkshire -25 33 £425 -5.56% 5
Hampshire -36 29 £450 +5.88%
Surrey -11 24 £550 +22.22% 4
East Sussex -5 16 £600 +2.13%
Buckinghamshire +30 1 £350 -17.65%
Middlesex +11 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 2019, 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.

1 136 (92.52%) Java
2 111 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (66.67%) Spring
4 89 (60.54%) Jenkins
5 82 (55.78%) Git (software)
6 78 (53.06%) Continuous Integration
7 76 (51.70%) Scrum
8 67 (45.58%) TDD
8 67 (45.58%) Test Automation
9 66 (44.90%) JavaScript
10 63 (42.86%) Microservices
11 61 (41.50%) JSON
12 60 (40.82%) REST
13 59 (40.14%) SQL
14 58 (39.46%) Docker
15 55 (37.41%) Maven
16 54 (36.73%) Linux
17 53 (36.05%) JIRA
17 53 (36.05%) Selenium
18 52 (35.37%) RESTful
19 51 (34.69%) Scala
20 50 (34.01%) Open Source
20 50 (34.01%) Java 8
21 47 (31.97%) HTML
21 47 (31.97%) Hibernate
22 44 (29.93%) Cucumber
23 43 (29.25%) Amazon AWS
23 43 (29.25%) DevOps
24 41 (27.89%) AngularJS
24 41 (27.89%) MongoDB

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 39 (26.53%) Confluence
2 27 (18.37%) JBoss
3 23 (15.65%) Tomcat
4 21 (14.29%) Apache
5 18 (12.24%) WebLogic
6 16 (10.88%) nginx
7 9 (6.12%) Apache Solr
7 9 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (4.76%) WebSphere
9 4 (2.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (2.72%) Magnolia
9 4 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (1.36%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.36%) GemFire
11 1 (0.68%) CMS
11 1 (0.68%) Mule
11 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.68%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 43 (29.25%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (16.33%) GitHub
3 16 (10.88%) Google Analytics
3 16 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (5.44%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (4.76%) BrowserStack
6 5 (3.40%) TestFlight
6 5 (3.40%) Yarn
7 4 (2.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 4 (2.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (2.72%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.72%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (2.72%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.72%) CloudFront
7 4 (2.72%) Serverless
8 3 (2.04%) Tricentis Tosca
9 2 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.36%) IaaS
9 2 (1.36%) npm
9 2 (1.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (25.17%) HTTP
2 17 (11.56%) SSL
2 17 (11.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.04%) SNMP
4 1 (0.68%) DSL
4 1 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (27.89%) MongoDB
2 33 (22.45%) Relational Database
3 32 (21.77%) NoSQL
4 22 (14.97%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (10.20%) MySQL
6 11 (7.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (6.80%) SQL Server
8 7 (4.76%) Oracle Database
9 6 (4.08%) DB2
10 4 (2.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.72%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.36%) Cosmos DB
12 1 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.68%) BigQuery
12 1 (0.68%) DB2 UDB
12 1 (0.68%) HSQLDB
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 89 (60.54%) Jenkins
2 82 (55.78%) Git (software)
3 55 (37.41%) Maven
4 53 (36.05%) JIRA
4 53 (36.05%) Selenium
5 44 (29.93%) Cucumber
6 39 (26.53%) Eclipse
7 34 (23.13%) Mockito
8 33 (22.45%) Subversion
9 28 (19.05%) IntelliJ
10 22 (14.97%) Gatling
11 20 (13.61%) SonarQube
12 18 (12.24%) Ant
12 18 (12.24%) Karma Test Runner
12 18 (12.24%) Vagrant
13 16 (10.88%) Grunt
13 16 (10.88%) gulp
13 16 (10.88%) Sublime Text
14 12 (8.16%) Hudson
15 11 (7.48%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (11.56%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Games
3 4 (2.72%) Banking
3 4 (2.72%) Electronics
4 3 (2.04%) Retail
5 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.36%) Marketing
5 2 (1.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (79.59%) Developer
2 68 (46.26%) Java Developer
3 26 (17.69%) Scala Developer
4 24 (16.33%) Senior Developer
5 23 (15.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 16 (10.88%) Tester
7 15 (10.20%) Agile Developer
8 8 (5.44%) Automation Tester
9 7 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.76%) QA Automation Tester
9 7 (4.76%) QA Tester
10 6 (4.08%) Senior Tester
11 5 (3.40%) Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) Backend Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Developer in Test
11 5 (3.40%) iOS Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Test Automation Developer
12 4 (2.72%) Test Analyst
12 4 (2.72%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (66.67%) Spring
2 61 (41.50%) JSON
3 60 (40.82%) REST
4 52 (35.37%) RESTful
5 47 (31.97%) Hibernate
5 47 (31.97%) HTML
6 41 (27.89%) AngularJS
7 40 (27.21%) CSS
7 40 (27.21%) HTML5
7 40 (27.21%) XML
8 38 (25.85%) Play Framework
9 37 (25.17%) Node.js
10 34 (23.13%) Web Services
11 29 (19.73%) J2EE
12 26 (17.69%) Gherkin
12 26 (17.69%) SOAP
12 26 (17.69%) Spring MVC
13 24 (16.33%) J2SE
14 22 (14.97%) JMS
14 22 (14.97%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.48%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.40%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.36%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.68%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (36.73%) Linux
2 23 (15.65%) Unix
3 19 (12.93%) Windows
4 16 (10.88%) Ubuntu
5 8 (5.44%) VMS
6 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (53.06%) Continuous Integration
3 76 (51.70%) Scrum
4 67 (45.58%) TDD
4 67 (45.58%) Test Automation
5 63 (42.86%) Microservices
6 50 (34.01%) Open Source
7 43 (29.25%) DevOps
8 40 (27.21%) Kanban
9 39 (26.53%) MVC
10 38 (25.85%) BDD
10 38 (25.85%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (25.17%) Configuration Management
12 30 (20.41%) Unit Testing
13 27 (18.37%) OWASP
14 26 (17.69%) User Stories
15 25 (17.01%) Web Development
16 23 (15.65%) OO
17 21 (14.29%) Web Design
18 20 (13.61%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 136 (92.52%) Java
2 66 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 59 (40.14%) SQL
4 51 (34.69%) Scala
5 50 (34.01%) Java 8
6 37 (25.17%) Ruby
7 24 (16.33%) Groovy
8 22 (14.97%) Python
9 19 (12.93%) C#
10 17 (11.56%) Perl
11 16 (10.88%) Haskell
12 7 (4.76%) VB.NET
13 6 (4.08%) C++
14 5 (3.40%) Apple Swift
14 5 (3.40%) Objective-C
15 3 (2.04%) C
15 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
16 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.36%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.68%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 18 (12.24%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.44%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.08%) Degree
5 5 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.72%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) QA
2 7 (4.76%) WCAG
3 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (39.46%) Docker
2 5 (3.40%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.04%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.36%) vSphere
5 1 (0.68%) RACF
Systems Management
1 33 (22.45%) Puppet
2 20 (13.61%) Ansible
3 16 (10.88%) Grafana
3 16 (10.88%) Kibana
3 16 (10.88%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (4.08%) Kubernetes
5 5 (3.40%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (2.04%) Terraform
7 1 (0.68%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 39 (26.53%) Google
2 22 (14.97%) Oracle
3 15 (10.20%) webMethods
4 14 (9.52%) Adobe
5 13 (8.84%) Microsoft
6 9 (6.12%) Atlassian
7 7 (4.76%) IBM
8 2 (1.36%) SAP
8 2 (1.36%) VMware
9 1 (0.68%) HP
9 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.68%) Splunk
9 1 (0.68%) Xamarin