Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 221 184 133
Rank change year-on-year -37 -51 +115
Contract jobs citing JUnit 176 203 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.07% 1.25% 1.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.60% 7.15% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 120 219
South East median daily rate £425 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% +6.19%
10th Percentile £297 £313 £317
90th Percentile £575 £620 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 2
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% -
10th Percentile £33.88 £40.00 £41.63
90th Percentile £45.00 £40.75 £44.88
England median hourly rate £42.50 £62.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -32.00% +92.31% -14.47%

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 3,142 2,839 2,566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.09% 17.48% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,941 1,747 1,588
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £293
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 91 75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £31.90 £31.50 £35.85
90th Percentile £53.75 £61.69 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

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 22 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 October 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 -37 53 £410 -21.90% 14
West Sussex +2 44 £450 -10.00% 7
Berkshire +6 43 £398 +6.00% 9
Surrey -4 36 £500 +5.26% 13
Hampshire -15 28 £400 - 3
East Sussex +8 15 £420 -18.05%
Oxfordshire -38 9 £450 -21.74% 2
Sussex +7 2 £550 -
Buckinghamshire -15 1 - - 3
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 159 (90.34%) Java
2 121 (68.75%) Spring
3 119 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (57.39%) Jenkins
5 95 (53.98%) Git (software)
6 84 (47.73%) TDD
7 77 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (42.05%) Scrum
9 70 (39.77%) JavaScript
9 70 (39.77%) Test Automation
10 69 (39.20%) Maven
10 69 (39.20%) REST
11 68 (38.64%) RESTful
12 67 (38.07%) JIRA
13 62 (35.23%) JSON
14 61 (34.66%) BDD
15 55 (31.25%) Linux
16 51 (28.98%) MVC
17 50 (28.41%) Scala
18 49 (27.84%) HTML
18 49 (27.84%) CSS
18 49 (27.84%) Java 8
19 47 (26.70%) Microservices
20 45 (25.57%) SQL
21 44 (25.00%) Mockito
22 43 (24.43%) Kanban
23 41 (23.30%) Open Source
24 39 (22.16%) Amazon AWS
24 39 (22.16%) Selenium
25 37 (21.02%) Subversion

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 36 (20.45%) Confluence
2 20 (11.36%) JBoss
3 19 (10.80%) Apache
4 16 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 14 (7.95%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (7.39%) Tomcat
7 8 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (3.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (3.98%) Apache Solr
8 7 (3.98%) nginx
9 6 (3.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (3.41%) GemFire
10 5 (2.84%) CICS
11 4 (2.27%) GlassFish
12 3 (1.70%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (1.14%) Apache Spark
13 2 (1.14%) CMS
13 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 39 (22.16%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.39%) GitHub
3 9 (5.11%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (4.55%) Serverless
5 7 (3.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (3.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 7 (3.98%) Amazon S3
5 7 (3.98%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (3.98%) AWS Lambda
5 7 (3.98%) CloudFront
5 7 (3.98%) PaaS
6 6 (3.41%) Google Analytics
7 5 (2.84%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.70%) npm
9 2 (1.14%) BrowserStack
9 2 (1.14%) Google App Engine
9 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (1.14%) Stackdriver
10 1 (0.57%) IaaS
10 1 (0.57%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 35 (19.89%) HTTP
2 10 (5.68%) SSL
3 7 (3.98%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.27%) DVB
4 4 (2.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (18.75%) MongoDB
1 33 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 31 (17.61%) MySQL
3 29 (16.48%) Relational Database
4 28 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
5 22 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (4.55%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (3.41%) Apache Hive
8 6 (3.41%) DB2
8 6 (3.41%) HBase
9 3 (1.70%) BigQuery
9 3 (1.70%) Redis
9 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.14%) Big Data
10 2 (1.14%) Cloud Spanner
10 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.14%) OLTP
10 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 101 (57.39%) Jenkins
2 95 (53.98%) Git (software)
3 69 (39.20%) Maven
4 67 (38.07%) JIRA
5 44 (25.00%) Mockito
6 39 (22.16%) Selenium
7 37 (21.02%) Subversion
8 35 (19.89%) Eclipse
9 34 (19.32%) Cucumber
10 32 (18.18%) IntelliJ
11 22 (12.50%) Gradle
12 19 (10.80%) git-flow
13 17 (9.66%) Hudson
14 15 (8.52%) SonarQube
15 13 (7.39%) JMeter
16 12 (6.82%) Ant
16 12 (6.82%) Gatling
17 11 (6.25%) WebDriver
18 9 (5.11%) Karma Test Runner
18 9 (5.11%) Mercurial
General
1 12 (6.82%) Finance
2 7 (3.98%) Banking
2 7 (3.98%) Games
3 5 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.27%) Publishing
4 4 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 138 (78.41%) Developer
2 102 (57.95%) Java Developer
3 24 (13.64%) Scala Developer
4 20 (11.36%) Agile Developer
5 13 (7.39%) Senior Developer
6 9 (5.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (4.55%) Java Scala Developer
8 7 (3.98%) Test Engineer
8 7 (3.98%) Tester
9 5 (2.84%) Java Engineer
9 5 (2.84%) Performance Tester
9 5 (2.84%) Senior Performance Tester
9 5 (2.84%) Senior Tester
9 5 (2.84%) Software Engineer
9 5 (2.84%) Test Automation Engineer
10 4 (2.27%) Architect
10 4 (2.27%) Backend Developer
10 4 (2.27%) Software Developer
11 3 (1.70%) Manual Tester
11 3 (1.70%) Senior Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (68.75%) Spring
2 69 (39.20%) REST
3 68 (38.64%) RESTful
4 62 (35.23%) JSON
5 49 (27.84%) CSS
5 49 (27.84%) HTML
6 36 (20.45%) Play Framework
7 34 (19.32%) Web Services
8 33 (18.75%) Spring MVC
9 31 (17.61%) XML
10 29 (16.48%) Hibernate
11 26 (14.77%) AngularJS
11 26 (14.77%) HTML5
12 25 (14.20%) Django
12 25 (14.20%) Guice
12 25 (14.20%) Ruby on Rails
13 24 (13.64%) J2EE
14 23 (13.07%) SOAP
15 22 (12.50%) Node.js
16 19 (10.80%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.23%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (6.82%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (3.98%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.84%) Fintech
6 4 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 4 (2.27%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.70%) User Experience
8 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.14%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.57%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 55 (31.25%) Linux
2 23 (13.07%) Unix
3 13 (7.39%) Windows
4 6 (3.41%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.14%) VMS
6 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (67.61%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (47.73%) TDD
3 77 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (42.05%) Scrum
5 70 (39.77%) Test Automation
6 61 (34.66%) BDD
7 51 (28.98%) MVC
8 47 (26.70%) Microservices
9 43 (24.43%) Kanban
10 41 (23.30%) Open Source
11 35 (19.89%) Configuration Management
11 35 (19.89%) Unit Testing
12 33 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
13 29 (16.48%) Pair Programming
14 28 (15.91%) DevOps
15 25 (14.20%) OWASP
15 25 (14.20%) Responsive Web Design
15 25 (14.20%) User Stories
15 25 (14.20%) Web Design
16 23 (13.07%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 159 (90.34%) Java
2 70 (39.77%) JavaScript
3 50 (28.41%) Scala
4 49 (27.84%) Java 8
5 45 (25.57%) SQL
6 31 (17.61%) Ruby
7 15 (8.52%) Groovy
7 15 (8.52%) Python
8 14 (7.95%) C#
9 12 (6.82%) C++
10 7 (3.98%) Haskell
10 7 (3.98%) Perl
11 6 (3.41%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.41%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.41%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.27%) C
12 4 (2.27%) Java 9
12 4 (2.27%) Tcl
13 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
13 3 (1.70%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 23 (13.07%) BPSS Clearance
2 12 (6.82%) Degree
3 6 (3.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.84%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.84%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.57%) ISEB
6 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.66%) QA
2 7 (3.98%) WCAG
3 1 (0.57%) GDPR
3 1 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 32 (18.18%) Docker
2 6 (3.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (3.41%) HDFS
3 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.14%) vSphere
4 1 (0.57%) ACF2
4 1 (0.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 21 (11.93%) Puppet
2 13 (7.39%) Ansible
3 12 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (5.11%) Kibana
5 7 (3.98%) Grafana
6 4 (2.27%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.70%) logstash
7 3 (1.70%) Terraform
8 2 (1.14%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.57%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 36 (20.45%) Google
2 20 (11.36%) Oracle
3 14 (7.95%) Adobe
4 12 (6.82%) webMethods
5 7 (3.98%) HP
6 6 (3.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (1.14%) Software AG
7 2 (1.14%) VMware
8 1 (0.57%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.57%) IBM