Period
to 22 November 2017

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 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 142 235
Rank change year-on-year -27 +93 +10
Contract jobs citing JUnit 233 282 155
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.38% 1.69% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.74% 11.11% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 211 99
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +11.80% +15.00%
10th Percentile £302 £313 £308
90th Percentile £625 £576 £534
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -18.18% +46.67%
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +73.61% -11.11% +35.00%

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 3012 2538 2554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.89% 15.18% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1840 1551 1555
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £310 £293 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £500
England median daily rate £455 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +7.06% +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 77 67
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26.00 £32.50 £25.95
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £50.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -36 125 £450 -5.26% 14
Oxfordshire -27 66 £560 +17.89% 7
West Sussex +8 34 £538 +13.16% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 32 £350 +6.06% 4
Surrey -1 32 £325 -38.10% 2
Hampshire -15 30 £400 -5.88% 4
Berkshire +9 27 £375 -14.04% 3
East Sussex -12 10 £600 +71.18%
Kent -14 1 £525 -
Sussex - 1 - - 2
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South East region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 209 (89.70%) Java
2 148 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (53.65%) Spring
4 107 (45.92%) Maven
5 98 (42.06%) Jenkins
6 84 (36.05%) Git (software)
7 83 (35.62%) TDD
8 82 (35.19%) JavaScript
9 81 (34.76%) SQL
10 80 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
11 78 (33.48%) REST
12 77 (33.05%) Linux
13 73 (31.33%) Scrum
13 73 (31.33%) Unit Testing
14 72 (30.90%) Mockito
15 65 (27.90%) Puppet
16 64 (27.47%) Selenium
17 63 (27.04%) JIRA
18 62 (26.61%) Test Automation
19 60 (25.75%) XML
20 59 (25.32%) Ant
21 58 (24.89%) Ansible
22 54 (23.18%) AngularJS
22 54 (23.18%) Web Services
22 54 (23.18%) JSON
23 53 (22.75%) Configuration Management
24 52 (22.32%) QA
24 52 (22.32%) BDD
25 51 (21.89%) Microservices
25 51 (21.89%) 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 41 (17.60%) Confluence
2 29 (12.45%) Apache
3 25 (10.73%) JBoss
4 24 (10.30%) WebLogic
5 21 (9.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 17 (7.30%) Tomcat
7 16 (6.87%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (6.01%) Apache Spark
9 13 (5.58%) Cloud Foundry
9 13 (5.58%) GemFire
10 5 (2.15%) WebSphere
11 4 (1.72%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.86%) Apache TomEE
13 2 (0.86%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.86%) nginx
13 2 (0.86%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (5.15%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 40 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (9.01%) GitHub
3 14 (6.01%) PaaS
4 11 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.72%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.72%) Serverless
6 3 (1.29%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.29%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (0.86%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.86%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.86%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.86%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.43%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 36 (15.45%) HTTP
2 16 (6.87%) SSL
2 16 (6.87%) TCP/IP
3 15 (6.44%) Internet
4 1 (0.43%) AMQP
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.15%) MongoDB
2 16 (6.87%) MarkLogic
3 14 (6.01%) Hadoop
4 13 (5.58%) Apache Hive
4 13 (5.58%) HBase
4 13 (5.58%) OLTP
5 11 (4.72%) Big Data
6 10 (4.29%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.58%) MySQL
8 5 (2.15%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.72%) SQL Server
10 3 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.86%) DB2
11 2 (0.86%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.43%) JasperReports
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 107 (45.92%) Maven
2 98 (42.06%) Jenkins
3 84 (36.05%) Git (software)
4 72 (30.90%) Mockito
5 64 (27.47%) Selenium
6 63 (27.04%) JIRA
7 59 (25.32%) Ant
8 41 (17.60%) Subversion
9 38 (16.31%) Eclipse
10 34 (14.59%) IntelliJ
11 31 (13.30%) Cucumber
12 29 (12.45%) Gradle
13 26 (11.16%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (9.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 17 (7.30%) Moq
16 16 (6.87%) NSubstitute
16 16 (6.87%) NUnit
16 16 (6.87%) Rhino Mocks
17 14 (6.01%) Bitbucket
17 14 (6.01%) SonarQube
General
1 28 (12.02%) Publishing
2 9 (3.86%) Finance
3 7 (3.00%) Legal
4 4 (1.72%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.86%) Banking
5 2 (0.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 174 (74.68%) Developer
2 132 (56.65%) Java Developer
3 22 (9.44%) Scala Developer
4 21 (9.01%) Agile Developer
4 21 (9.01%) Java Team Leader
4 21 (9.01%) Team Leader
5 20 (8.58%) Senior Developer
6 18 (7.73%) Lead Developer
7 17 (7.30%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (7.30%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (6.01%) Automation Developer
9 13 (5.58%) Agile Java Developer
9 13 (5.58%) HTML Developer
9 13 (5.58%) Java Scala Developer
10 12 (5.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (4.29%) Tester
12 9 (3.86%) AWS Developer
12 9 (3.86%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.86%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.43%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (53.65%) Spring
2 78 (33.48%) REST
3 60 (25.75%) XML
4 54 (23.18%) AngularJS
4 54 (23.18%) JSON
4 54 (23.18%) Web Services
5 51 (21.89%) HTML
6 50 (21.46%) Hibernate
7 48 (20.60%) React
8 44 (18.88%) jQuery
8 44 (18.88%) Node.js
8 44 (18.88%) Play Framework
8 44 (18.88%) SOAP
9 42 (18.03%) RESTful
10 40 (17.17%) CSS
11 39 (16.74%) Spring Boot
12 37 (15.88%) J2EE
13 35 (15.02%) HTML5
14 30 (12.88%) JSF
15 28 (12.02%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.01%) Virtual Team
2 13 (5.58%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (5.58%) Replication
3 9 (3.86%) User Experience
4 7 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.72%) Clustering
6 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 77 (33.05%) Linux
2 29 (12.45%) Unix
3 13 (5.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.29%) Windows
5 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (35.62%) TDD
3 80 (34.33%) Continuous Integration
4 73 (31.33%) Scrum
4 73 (31.33%) Unit Testing
5 62 (26.61%) Test Automation
6 53 (22.75%) Configuration Management
7 52 (22.32%) BDD
8 51 (21.89%) Microservices
9 48 (20.60%) DevOps
10 39 (16.74%) SOA
11 36 (15.45%) MVC
12 26 (11.16%) Kanban
13 23 (9.87%) User Stories
14 22 (9.44%) Regression Testing
15 21 (9.01%) Open Source
16 18 (7.73%) Acceptance Criteria
16 18 (7.73%) Mentoring
16 18 (7.73%) Software Engineering
17 17 (7.30%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 209 (89.70%) Java
2 82 (35.19%) JavaScript
3 81 (34.76%) SQL
4 35 (15.02%) Scala
5 30 (12.88%) Python
6 20 (8.58%) C#
7 19 (8.15%) Ruby
8 16 (6.87%) XQuery
9 13 (5.58%) Shell Script
10 11 (4.72%) PL/SQL
10 11 (4.72%) XPath
11 6 (2.58%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.72%) Groovy
13 2 (0.86%) Haskell
13 2 (0.86%) Perl
14 1 (0.43%) C
14 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (10.30%) Degree
2 5 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.86%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (22.32%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (17.60%) Docker
2 13 (5.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 13 (5.58%) HDFS
3 2 (0.86%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 65 (27.90%) Puppet
2 58 (24.89%) Ansible
3 39 (16.74%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (6.87%) Grafana
4 16 (6.87%) Kibana
5 4 (1.72%) Salt
6 2 (0.86%) Consul
6 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.86%) logstash
6 2 (0.86%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (20.60%) Oracle
2 24 (10.30%) webMethods
3 21 (9.01%) Google
4 15 (6.44%) Red Hat
5 14 (6.01%) Talend
6 10 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (3.43%) HP
7 8 (3.43%) Software AG
8 4 (1.72%) SAP
9 2 (0.86%) Adobe
9 2 (0.86%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.86%) IBM
10 1 (0.43%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.43%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.43%) Nuxeo
10 1 (0.43%) TIBCO