Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 180 249
Rank change year-on-year +8 +69 -27
Contract jobs citing JUnit 231 190 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.39% 1.22% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.83% 8.38% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 138 112
South East median daily rate £525 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% +15.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £328 £320 £300
90th Percentile £625 £600 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +60.00%
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year +73.61% -34.55% +46.67%

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 2,951 2,266 2,554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.74% 14.58% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,814 1,361 1,572
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +2.39%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £265
90th Percentile £580 £540 £513
England median daily rate £475 £430 £418
% change year-on-year +10.47% +2.99% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 67 91
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -6.82% +17.33%
10th Percentile £28.40 £28.50 £31.38
90th Percentile £63.25 £71.84 £57.50
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +15 126 £538 +7.50% 30
Oxfordshire +10 79 £560 +6.67% 13
Surrey -8 37 £413 +28.91% 6
Berkshire +14 35 £450 +5.88% 14
West Sussex +5 30 £580 +16.03% 4
Hampshire -8 28 £425 -2.30% 13
Buckinghamshire -20 12 £425 +6.25% 3
East Sussex -5 9 £600 +100.00% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 209 (90.48%) Java
2 129 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (50.22%) Spring
4 112 (48.48%) JavaScript
5 106 (45.89%) Maven
6 99 (42.86%) SQL
7 92 (39.83%) REST
8 89 (38.53%) Jenkins
9 88 (38.10%) Puppet
10 84 (36.36%) Linux
11 80 (34.63%) Unit Testing
12 79 (34.20%) Mockito
12 79 (34.20%) AngularJS
13 76 (32.90%) XML
14 72 (31.17%) Ant
15 70 (30.30%) Configuration Management
16 68 (29.44%) Git (software)
16 68 (29.44%) TDD
17 67 (29.00%) Node.js
17 67 (29.00%) Ansible
18 65 (28.14%) Test Automation
18 65 (28.14%) Continuous Integration
19 64 (27.71%) Oracle
19 64 (27.71%) React
20 63 (27.27%) jQuery
21 60 (25.97%) Selenium
22 58 (25.11%) Opscode Chef
23 56 (24.24%) JSON
24 55 (23.81%) Scrum
24 55 (23.81%) Play Framework

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 35 (15.15%) Confluence
2 34 (14.72%) WebLogic
3 31 (13.42%) Elasticsearch
3 31 (13.42%) JBoss
4 30 (12.99%) Apache
5 24 (10.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 13 (5.63%) Tomcat
7 10 (4.33%) Apache Solr
8 9 (3.90%) Apache Spark
9 6 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (2.60%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (2.60%) GemFire
10 4 (1.73%) nginx
11 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.87%) Apache TomEE
12 2 (0.87%) CMS
12 2 (0.87%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.87%) Magnolia
12 2 (0.87%) Mule
12 2 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (9.52%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 51 (22.08%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (5.63%) GitHub
5 8 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (3.46%) Amazon S3
5 8 (3.46%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (3.46%) AWS Lambda
5 8 (3.46%) Serverless
6 7 (3.03%) PaaS
7 6 (2.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (2.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 6 (2.60%) CloudFront
8 4 (1.73%) Google Analytics
8 4 (1.73%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.87%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.87%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.85%) HTTP
2 22 (9.52%) SSL
2 22 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 14 (6.06%) Internet
4 1 (0.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.55%) MongoDB
2 16 (6.93%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.06%) MarkLogic
4 11 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 10 (4.33%) Big Data
6 9 (3.90%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.46%) HBase
7 8 (3.46%) MySQL
8 7 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (2.60%) Apache Hive
9 6 (2.60%) OLTP
9 6 (2.60%) SQL Server
10 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database
10 5 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.30%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.30%) Power BI
12 2 (0.87%) DB2
12 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 106 (45.89%) Maven
2 89 (38.53%) Jenkins
3 79 (34.20%) Mockito
4 72 (31.17%) Ant
5 68 (29.44%) Git (software)
6 60 (25.97%) Selenium
7 49 (21.21%) JIRA
8 40 (17.32%) Eclipse
9 39 (16.88%) IntelliJ
10 30 (12.99%) Cucumber
11 29 (12.55%) Subversion
12 28 (12.12%) Gradle
13 21 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (6.93%) SoapUI
15 14 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (6.06%) Bitbucket
16 13 (5.63%) SonarQube
17 12 (5.19%) Moq
18 11 (4.76%) MSBuild
18 11 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 32 (13.85%) Publishing
2 13 (5.63%) Finance
3 7 (3.03%) Banking
3 7 (3.03%) Electronics
4 5 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.73%) Legal
5 4 (1.73%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 174 (75.32%) Developer
2 135 (58.44%) Java Developer
3 31 (13.42%) Scala Developer
4 21 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 20 (8.66%) Senior Developer
6 19 (8.23%) Java Team Leader
6 19 (8.23%) Team Leader
7 16 (6.93%) Java Scala Developer
7 16 (6.93%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (6.49%) Software Engineer
9 13 (5.63%) Agile Developer
10 12 (5.19%) HTML Developer
11 11 (4.76%) Lead Developer
12 10 (4.33%) Lead Java Developer
13 9 (3.90%) Agile Java Developer
13 9 (3.90%) Automation Developer
14 8 (3.46%) AWS Developer
15 7 (3.03%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 7 (3.03%) Java Engineer
15 7 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (50.22%) Spring
2 92 (39.83%) REST
3 79 (34.20%) AngularJS
4 76 (32.90%) XML
5 67 (29.00%) Node.js
6 64 (27.71%) React
7 63 (27.27%) jQuery
8 56 (24.24%) JSON
9 55 (23.81%) Play Framework
10 49 (21.21%) Hibernate
11 48 (20.78%) HTML
11 48 (20.78%) Java EE
11 48 (20.78%) SOAP
12 45 (19.48%) JSF
13 44 (19.05%) CSS
14 42 (18.18%) Web Services
15 41 (17.75%) Spring MVC
16 37 (16.02%) HTML5
17 36 (15.58%) J2EE
18 30 (12.99%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.46%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (3.46%) User Experience
2 8 (3.46%) Virtual Team
3 7 (3.03%) Algorithms
4 6 (2.60%) Clustering
4 6 (2.60%) Replication
5 4 (1.73%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.30%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.87%) iPad
7 2 (0.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 84 (36.36%) Linux
2 35 (15.15%) Unix
3 7 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (3.03%) Windows
4 5 (2.16%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.87%) Android
5 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (55.84%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (34.63%) Unit Testing
3 70 (30.30%) Configuration Management
4 68 (29.44%) TDD
5 65 (28.14%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (28.14%) Test Automation
6 55 (23.81%) DevOps
6 55 (23.81%) Scrum
7 53 (22.94%) Microservices
8 46 (19.91%) BDD
8 46 (19.91%) MVC
9 42 (18.18%) SOA
10 31 (13.42%) Kanban
10 31 (13.42%) Software Engineering
11 28 (12.12%) Process Improvement
12 23 (9.96%) Product Management
12 23 (9.96%) User Stories
13 16 (6.93%) Open Source
13 16 (6.93%) Regression Testing
14 15 (6.49%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 209 (90.48%) Java
2 112 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 99 (42.86%) SQL
4 37 (16.02%) Scala
5 26 (11.26%) Python
6 23 (9.96%) C#
7 21 (9.09%) XPath
8 20 (8.66%) Ruby
9 16 (6.93%) XQuery
10 13 (5.63%) PL/SQL
11 11 (4.76%) Shell Script
12 7 (3.03%) Groovy
13 6 (2.60%) Apex Code
13 6 (2.60%) C++
13 6 (2.60%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.73%) Haskell
14 4 (1.73%) Perl
15 2 (0.87%) VBA
16 1 (0.43%) C
16 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (9.09%) Degree
2 4 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.87%) SAFe Agilist
4 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (16.45%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.43%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (19.48%) Docker
2 6 (2.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 6 (2.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 88 (38.10%) Puppet
2 67 (29.00%) Ansible
3 58 (25.11%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (9.09%) Grafana
4 21 (9.09%) Kibana
5 4 (1.73%) Salt
6 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.87%) logstash
6 2 (0.87%) Terraform
Vendors
1 64 (27.71%) Oracle
2 24 (10.39%) webMethods
3 16 (6.93%) Google
3 16 (6.93%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (6.06%) Talend
5 9 (3.90%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.46%) Adobe
7 4 (1.73%) IBM
7 4 (1.73%) SAP
8 3 (1.30%) HP
9 2 (0.87%) Dynatrace
9 2 (0.87%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.43%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.43%) Nuxeo