Period
to 26 May 2018

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 26 May 2018 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 188 161
Rank change year-on-year -3 -27 +65
Contract jobs citing JUnit 205 173 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.22% 1.12% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.73% 7.42% 10.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 119 180
South East median daily rate £450 £500 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +12.99% +24.65%
10th Percentile £289 £373 £313
90th Percentile £575 £580 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
South East median hourly rate £45.00 - £49.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +10.67%

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 3,046 2,332 2,524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.09% 15.09% 14.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,864 1,375 1,616
South East median daily rate £450 £401 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% +1.71% +10.92%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 77 92
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -3.91% +19.33%
10th Percentile £36.98 £18.45 £31.26
90th Percentile £67.25 £74.91 £57.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.45
% change year-on-year - +0.12% +14.73%

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 26 May 2018.

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 26 May 2018. 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 -32 78 £450 -14.29% 13
Hampshire +35 52 £390 -10.86% 10
Berkshire +6 48 £430 +1.18% 7
Surrey +5 46 £500 +8.11% 8
West Sussex -10 26 £500 -0.10% 2
Oxfordshire -20 26 £538 -5.70% 5
East Sussex 0 4 £489 +21.73% 5
Buckinghamshire -25 4 £375 -6.25% 1
Middlesex - 1 £440 -
Sussex - 1 £550 -
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, 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.

1 189 (92.20%) Java
2 119 (58.05%) Spring
3 107 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
4 89 (43.41%) Jenkins
5 88 (42.93%) Maven
6 87 (42.44%) Git (software)
7 79 (38.54%) REST
8 76 (37.07%) TDD
9 74 (36.10%) JavaScript
10 71 (34.63%) XML
11 70 (34.15%) Scrum
11 70 (34.15%) JSON
12 69 (33.66%) Test Automation
13 64 (31.22%) Continuous Integration
14 61 (29.76%) Linux
15 59 (28.78%) BDD
16 57 (27.80%) Mockito
16 57 (27.80%) Unit Testing
17 54 (26.34%) RESTful
18 53 (25.85%) JIRA
18 53 (25.85%) Eclipse
19 52 (25.37%) Java EE
20 51 (24.88%) Selenium
20 51 (24.88%) IntelliJ
21 50 (24.39%) SQL
21 50 (24.39%) Oracle
22 48 (23.41%) AngularJS
22 48 (23.41%) Java 8
23 47 (22.93%) CSS
24 46 (22.44%) HTML

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 25 (12.20%) WebLogic
2 23 (11.22%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (10.73%) Apache
3 22 (10.73%) JBoss
3 22 (10.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (8.29%) Confluence
5 13 (6.34%) Oracle Service Bus
6 10 (4.88%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (4.88%) GemFire
7 8 (3.90%) Apache Solr
8 7 (3.41%) Mule
9 6 (2.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (2.93%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.95%) CICS
10 4 (1.95%) CMS
10 4 (1.95%) nginx
11 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.98%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.98%) Magnolia
13 1 (0.49%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (4.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (15.61%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (8.29%) GitHub
3 12 (5.85%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (4.88%) OpenShift
4 10 (4.88%) PaaS
5 8 (3.90%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (3.90%) Serverless
6 7 (3.41%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.41%) Amazon S3
6 7 (3.41%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (2.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (2.93%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 6 (2.93%) CloudFront
8 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (1.46%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.98%) BrowserStack
10 2 (0.98%) npm
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (7.80%) HTTP
2 8 (3.90%) SSL
2 8 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.49%) SMS
4 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.05%) Relational Database
2 32 (15.61%) MongoDB
3 26 (12.68%) MySQL
4 24 (11.71%) NoSQL
5 17 (8.29%) HBase
5 17 (8.29%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (7.80%) Oracle Database
6 16 (7.80%) RDBMS
7 13 (6.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (5.37%) Big Data
8 11 (5.37%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (4.88%) Apache Hive
9 10 (4.88%) SQL Server
10 7 (3.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (2.44%) MarkLogic
12 4 (1.95%) Data Lake
12 4 (1.95%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.95%) KNIME
12 4 (1.95%) Power BI
13 1 (0.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 89 (43.41%) Jenkins
2 88 (42.93%) Maven
3 87 (42.44%) Git (software)
4 57 (27.80%) Mockito
5 53 (25.85%) Eclipse
5 53 (25.85%) JIRA
6 51 (24.88%) IntelliJ
6 51 (24.88%) Selenium
7 44 (21.46%) Subversion
8 42 (20.49%) Cucumber
9 28 (13.66%) Gradle
10 24 (11.71%) Ant
11 23 (11.22%) SoapUI
12 14 (6.83%) Bitbucket
12 14 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (6.34%) git-flow
14 11 (5.37%) XMLSpy
15 10 (4.88%) JMeter
15 10 (4.88%) LoadUI
16 9 (4.39%) SonarQube
General
1 22 (10.73%) Finance
2 17 (8.29%) Electronics
3 16 (7.80%) Publishing
4 12 (5.85%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.41%) Banking
6 4 (1.95%) Marketing
6 4 (1.95%) Retail
7 2 (0.98%) Games
8 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 165 (80.49%) Developer
2 132 (64.39%) Java Developer
3 18 (8.78%) Scala Developer
4 17 (8.29%) Senior Developer
5 16 (7.80%) Java Engineer
6 13 (6.34%) Java Swing Developer
6 13 (6.34%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (5.85%) Software Engineer
8 10 (4.88%) XML Developer
9 7 (3.41%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (3.41%) Java Scala Developer
9 7 (3.41%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (2.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (2.93%) Oracle Developer
11 5 (2.44%) Java Software Developer
11 5 (2.44%) Lead Developer
11 5 (2.44%) Lead Java Developer
11 5 (2.44%) Software Developer
11 5 (2.44%) Test Engineer
11 5 (2.44%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (58.05%) Spring
2 79 (38.54%) REST
3 71 (34.63%) XML
4 70 (34.15%) JSON
5 54 (26.34%) RESTful
6 52 (25.37%) Java EE
7 48 (23.41%) AngularJS
8 47 (22.93%) CSS
9 46 (22.44%) HTML
10 42 (20.49%) SOAP
10 42 (20.49%) Web Services
11 37 (18.05%) Node.js
12 36 (17.56%) Hibernate
13 31 (15.12%) JMS
13 31 (15.12%) Spring MVC
14 30 (14.63%) jQuery
14 30 (14.63%) Play Framework
15 29 (14.15%) React
16 28 (13.66%) HTML5
16 28 (13.66%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.27%) Algorithms
2 17 (8.29%) Linux Command Line
3 14 (6.83%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.34%) Virtual Team
5 11 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (3.41%) Clustering
8 6 (2.93%) User Experience
9 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.95%) Wiki
10 3 (1.46%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.46%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.46%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.46%) Replication
11 2 (0.98%) Fintech
11 2 (0.98%) iPad
11 2 (0.98%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.98%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 61 (29.76%) Linux
2 43 (20.98%) Unix
3 11 (5.37%) Windows
4 9 (4.39%) Android
5 7 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.95%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (37.07%) TDD
3 70 (34.15%) Scrum
4 69 (33.66%) Test Automation
5 64 (31.22%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (28.78%) BDD
7 57 (27.80%) Unit Testing
8 45 (21.95%) MVC
9 39 (19.02%) Microservices
10 36 (17.56%) DevOps
10 36 (17.56%) OO
10 36 (17.56%) Software Engineering
11 33 (16.10%) SOA
12 31 (15.12%) Kanban
13 29 (14.15%) Configuration Management
14 27 (13.17%) Deployment Automation
15 26 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
16 25 (12.20%) User Stories
17 22 (10.73%) Open Source
18 20 (9.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 189 (92.20%) Java
2 74 (36.10%) JavaScript
3 50 (24.39%) SQL
4 48 (23.41%) Java 8
5 23 (11.22%) C#
5 23 (11.22%) Scala
6 21 (10.24%) Python
7 19 (9.27%) Ruby
8 15 (7.32%) C++
8 15 (7.32%) Shell Script
9 10 (4.88%) XPath
10 9 (4.39%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.39%) XQuery
11 7 (3.41%) Apex Code
12 6 (2.93%) Groovy
13 5 (2.44%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.44%) C
14 4 (1.95%) Haskell
14 4 (1.95%) Perl
14 4 (1.95%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (11.71%) Degree
2 14 (6.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.41%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (1.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.98%) ISEB
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.98%) OCA
5 2 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.98%) PMP
6 1 (0.49%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.83%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) WCAG
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (14.63%) Docker
2 10 (4.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 10 (4.88%) HDFS
3 1 (0.49%) ACF2
3 1 (0.49%) RACF
Systems Management
1 37 (18.05%) Puppet
2 30 (14.63%) Ansible
3 29 (14.15%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.39%) Kibana
5 6 (2.93%) Grafana
6 3 (1.46%) Terraform
7 2 (0.98%) logstash
8 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 50 (24.39%) Oracle
2 13 (6.34%) webMethods
3 11 (5.37%) Google
4 10 (4.88%) Adobe
5 7 (3.41%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (2.44%) HP
7 4 (1.95%) IBM
8 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.49%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.49%) Software AG
8 1 (0.49%) Splunk