Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 216 192 124
Rank change year-on-year -24 -68 +133
Contract jobs citing JUnit 183 188 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.10% 1.18% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.02% 7.00% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 120 243
South East median daily rate £445 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.86% +8.50% +15.38%
10th Percentile £288 £313 £325
90th Percentile £556 £580 £550
England median daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
South East median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% -
10th Percentile £33.88 £40.00 £36.78
90th Percentile £45.00 £40.90 £44.93
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £37.75
% change year-on-year +9.09% +9.27% -

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 3,040 2,687 2,678
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.20% 16.83% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,845 1,601 1,705
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £575 £538 £528
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 81 84
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £32.50 £15.00 £31.40
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.50 £59.31
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +13.33%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -59 55 £419 -9.95% 23
Hampshire +27 52 £390 -10.86% 11
Berkshire -2 40 £413 -9.84% 13
Surrey -15 36 £500 +12.68% 5
West Sussex -8 28 £500 -0.10% 3
East Sussex +8 13 £489 +21.43% 2
Oxfordshire -27 12 £438 -24.57% 9
Buckinghamshire -24 3 £298 -15.00% 1
Sussex - 2 £550 -
Middlesex - 1 £440 -
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 172 (93.99%) Java
2 116 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (62.84%) Spring
4 102 (55.74%) Jenkins
5 95 (51.91%) Git (software)
6 81 (44.26%) TDD
7 75 (40.98%) Test Automation
7 75 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (40.44%) Scrum
9 72 (39.34%) Maven
10 69 (37.70%) REST
11 68 (37.16%) JavaScript
12 67 (36.61%) JSON
12 67 (36.61%) RESTful
13 66 (36.07%) Linux
13 66 (36.07%) BDD
14 60 (32.79%) JIRA
15 51 (27.87%) HTML
15 51 (27.87%) Eclipse
16 50 (27.32%) CSS
16 50 (27.32%) Subversion
17 49 (26.78%) Selenium
17 49 (26.78%) XML
18 47 (25.68%) IntelliJ
19 44 (24.04%) Unix
19 44 (24.04%) Java 8
20 43 (23.50%) SOAP
21 42 (22.95%) SQL
22 41 (22.40%) Mockito
22 41 (22.40%) Relational Database

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 24 (13.11%) WebLogic
2 23 (12.57%) Apache
3 20 (10.93%) JBoss
4 19 (10.38%) Confluence
5 17 (9.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (6.56%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (6.56%) GemFire
6 12 (6.56%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (6.01%) Tomcat
8 9 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (4.37%) nginx
10 5 (2.73%) CICS
10 5 (2.73%) Mule
11 4 (2.19%) CMS
12 3 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (1.64%) Apache Solr
13 2 (1.09%) Apache Spark
13 2 (1.09%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.55%) Magnolia
14 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.49%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (12.02%) GitHub
3 12 (6.56%) PaaS
4 8 (4.37%) OpenShift
5 6 (3.28%) Google Analytics
6 5 (2.73%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (2.73%) Serverless
7 4 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (1.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (1.64%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.64%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.64%) CloudFront
8 3 (1.64%) npm
9 2 (1.09%) BrowserStack
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.55%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.55%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.11%) HTTP
2 9 (4.92%) SSL
3 8 (4.37%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.09%) DVB
4 2 (1.09%) SNMP
5 1 (0.55%) SMS
5 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (22.40%) Relational Database
2 32 (17.49%) MySQL
3 31 (16.94%) MongoDB
4 30 (16.39%) NoSQL
5 23 (12.57%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (9.29%) HBase
7 16 (8.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 15 (8.20%) RDBMS
9 14 (7.65%) Oracle Database
10 12 (6.56%) Apache Hive
11 11 (6.01%) Oracle Database 11g
12 10 (5.46%) SQL Server
13 9 (4.92%) Big Data
14 4 (2.19%) Hadoop
14 4 (2.19%) KNIME
15 3 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 3 (1.64%) DB2
16 2 (1.09%) Data Lake
16 2 (1.09%) OLTP
16 2 (1.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 102 (55.74%) Jenkins
2 95 (51.91%) Git (software)
3 72 (39.34%) Maven
4 60 (32.79%) JIRA
5 51 (27.87%) Eclipse
6 50 (27.32%) Subversion
7 49 (26.78%) Selenium
8 47 (25.68%) IntelliJ
9 41 (22.40%) Mockito
10 40 (21.86%) Cucumber
11 22 (12.02%) Gradle
12 21 (11.48%) SoapUI
13 19 (10.38%) Ant
14 16 (8.74%) git-flow
15 13 (7.10%) JMeter
16 11 (6.01%) Bitbucket
16 11 (6.01%) XMLSpy
17 10 (5.46%) SonarQube
17 10 (5.46%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (4.92%) HP UFT
General
1 19 (10.38%) Finance
2 11 (6.01%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.46%) Electronics
4 5 (2.73%) Banking
4 5 (2.73%) Publishing
5 3 (1.64%) Retail
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 141 (77.05%) Developer
2 109 (59.56%) Java Developer
3 18 (9.84%) Scala Developer
4 14 (7.65%) Java Engineer
5 12 (6.56%) Agile Developer
6 11 (6.01%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.46%) Software Engineer
8 9 (4.92%) Java Swing Developer
9 8 (4.37%) Java Scala Developer
9 8 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (3.83%) Oracle Developer
11 6 (3.28%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.28%) Lead Java Developer
11 6 (3.28%) Test Engineer
11 6 (3.28%) XML Developer
12 5 (2.73%) DevOps Developer
12 5 (2.73%) Java Software Engineer
12 5 (2.73%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (2.73%) Middleware Developer
12 5 (2.73%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (62.84%) Spring
2 69 (37.70%) REST
3 67 (36.61%) JSON
3 67 (36.61%) RESTful
4 51 (27.87%) HTML
5 50 (27.32%) CSS
6 49 (26.78%) XML
7 43 (23.50%) SOAP
8 40 (21.86%) Web Services
9 32 (17.49%) Hibernate
10 31 (16.94%) J2EE
11 30 (16.39%) Java EE
12 29 (15.85%) AngularJS
13 28 (15.30%) HTML5
14 26 (14.21%) Node.js
14 26 (14.21%) Play Framework
15 24 (13.11%) EJB
16 23 (12.57%) jQuery
17 22 (12.02%) Middleware
17 22 (12.02%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.38%) Linux Command Line
2 16 (8.74%) Algorithms
3 14 (7.65%) Greenfield Project
3 14 (7.65%) Virtual Team
4 13 (7.10%) Computer Science
5 11 (6.01%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.83%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.73%) Clustering
8 5 (2.73%) Fintech
8 5 (2.73%) Replication
8 5 (2.73%) User Experience
9 4 (2.19%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.19%) Wiki
10 3 (1.64%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.09%) Fat Client
11 2 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (1.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (36.07%) Linux
2 44 (24.04%) Unix
3 15 (8.20%) Windows
4 7 (3.83%) Android
5 6 (3.28%) Ubuntu
6 5 (2.73%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.55%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (63.39%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (44.26%) TDD
3 75 (40.98%) Continuous Integration
3 75 (40.98%) Test Automation
4 74 (40.44%) Scrum
5 66 (36.07%) BDD
6 40 (21.86%) Unit Testing
7 39 (21.31%) OO
8 38 (20.77%) Microservices
9 36 (19.67%) Kanban
9 36 (19.67%) Open Source
10 35 (19.13%) MVC
11 32 (17.49%) DevOps
12 28 (15.30%) Problem-Solving
13 25 (13.66%) Configuration Management
14 24 (13.11%) Software Engineering
15 23 (12.57%) SOA
16 21 (11.48%) OOP
16 21 (11.48%) Pair Programming
16 21 (11.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 172 (93.99%) Java
2 68 (37.16%) JavaScript
3 44 (24.04%) Java 8
4 42 (22.95%) SQL
5 29 (15.85%) Scala
6 26 (14.21%) C#
6 26 (14.21%) Ruby
7 21 (11.48%) Python
8 16 (8.74%) C++
9 14 (7.65%) Shell Script
10 10 (5.46%) Groovy
11 8 (4.37%) Haskell
12 7 (3.83%) Bash Shell
12 7 (3.83%) Perl
13 6 (3.28%) C
13 6 (3.28%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.19%) Apex Code
14 4 (2.19%) TypeScript
14 4 (2.19%) XAML
14 4 (2.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 22 (12.02%) Degree
2 13 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.73%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (2.19%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.19%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.64%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.09%) ISEB
7 2 (1.09%) OCA
7 2 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) SLA
2 1 (0.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 30 (16.39%) Docker
2 12 (6.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 12 (6.56%) HDFS
3 1 (0.55%) ACF2
3 1 (0.55%) RACF
3 1 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (12.02%) Puppet
2 18 (9.84%) Ansible
3 16 (8.74%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.92%) Kibana
5 6 (3.28%) Grafana
6 3 (1.64%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.64%) Terraform
7 2 (1.09%) logstash
8 1 (0.55%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (19.13%) Oracle
2 21 (11.48%) Google
3 12 (6.56%) webMethods
4 11 (6.01%) Adobe
5 8 (4.37%) HP
6 6 (3.28%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.09%) IBM
8 2 (1.09%) Software AG
9 1 (0.55%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.55%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.55%) Splunk
9 1 (0.55%) VMware