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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 116 201
Rank change year-on-year -34 +85  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 91 169 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.19% 1.89% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.27% 12.90% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 119 42
Median daily rate £500 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +1.17% +11.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £44.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.11% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £51.23
% change year-on-year +5.06% -22.88%  

JUnit is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1251 1310 1211
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 16.38% 14.68% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 803 738
Median daily rate £425 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 40 24
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +16.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.85 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.13 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.67% +13.85%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing JUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire -15 31 £580 +22.10% 7
Buckinghamshire -4 17 £350 +6.87% 3
West Sussex -13 17 £500 +14.94%
Berkshire +29 12 £450 -0.05% 5
Hampshire +2 7 £413 +3.12% 1
East Sussex -8 4 £458 +1.66% 1
Surrey -20 3 £463 - 5
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 144 (87.80%) Java
2 134 (81.71%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (70.12%) Spring
4 103 (62.80%) Jenkins
5 88 (53.66%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (50.61%) Git (software)
7 79 (48.17%) Maven
8 76 (46.34%) TDD
8 76 (46.34%) Scrum
9 68 (41.46%) Unit Testing
9 68 (41.46%) REST
9 68 (41.46%) DevOps
10 67 (40.85%) SQL
11 61 (37.20%) JBoss
12 55 (33.54%) Mockito
13 50 (30.49%) Cucumber
14 49 (29.88%) HTML
15 48 (29.27%) GitHub
16 46 (28.05%) JIRA
17 44 (26.83%) JSON
18 43 (26.22%) Test Automation
18 43 (26.22%) JavaScript
18 43 (26.22%) CSS
18 43 (26.22%) Microservices
19 42 (25.61%) Hibernate
19 42 (25.61%) Pair Programming
19 42 (25.61%) Selenium
20 41 (25.00%) Java EE
20 41 (25.00%) Eclipse
21 40 (24.39%) Web Services

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 61 (37.20%) JBoss
2 37 (22.56%) Confluence
2 37 (22.56%) WebSphere
3 36 (21.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 28 (17.07%) Apache
5 27 (16.46%) WebSphere Process Server
6 20 (12.20%) WebLogic
7 19 (11.59%) Tomcat
8 8 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (4.27%) nginx
10 5 (3.05%) Apache Solr
10 5 (3.05%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (2.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (1.83%) Apache Spark
13 2 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
14 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.61%) GemFire
14 1 (0.61%) GlassFish
14 1 (0.61%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (3.05%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 48 (29.27%) GitHub
2 21 (12.80%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.27%) Google Analytics
3 7 (4.27%) PaaS
4 6 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (3.66%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (3.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (3.05%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 5 (3.05%) Amazon S3
5 5 (3.05%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (3.05%) CloudFront
6 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.61%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 28 (17.07%) HTTP
2 7 (4.27%) SSL
2 7 (4.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.83%) AMQP
3 3 (1.83%) Internet
4 2 (1.22%) LDAP
5 1 (0.61%) Intranet
5 1 (0.61%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.46%) Relational Database
2 25 (15.24%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.10%) NoSQL
4 8 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (4.27%) Big Data
5 7 (4.27%) MySQL
6 5 (3.05%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.05%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.05%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.83%) Apache Hive
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.22%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.22%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.61%) DB2
9 1 (0.61%) HBase
9 1 (0.61%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.61%) OLTP
9 1 (0.61%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 103 (62.80%) Jenkins
2 83 (50.61%) Git (software)
3 79 (48.17%) Maven
4 55 (33.54%) Mockito
5 50 (30.49%) Cucumber
6 46 (28.05%) JIRA
7 42 (25.61%) Selenium
8 41 (25.00%) Eclipse
9 31 (18.90%) Gradle
10 30 (18.29%) IntelliJ
10 30 (18.29%) Subversion
11 16 (9.76%) Mercurial
12 15 (9.15%) Checkstyle
13 11 (6.71%) FindBugs
14 9 (5.49%) Bitbucket
14 9 (5.49%) Grunt
14 9 (5.49%) gulp
14 9 (5.49%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (4.88%) GitLab
16 7 (4.27%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (6.71%) Finance
2 7 (4.27%) Banking
3 4 (2.44%) Publishing
4 3 (1.83%) Electronics
5 2 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.61%) Advertising
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 135 (82.32%) Developer
2 101 (61.59%) Java Developer
3 29 (17.68%) Scala Developer
4 17 (10.37%) SQL Developer
5 16 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.54%) Agile Developer
7 13 (7.93%) Agile Java Developer
7 13 (7.93%) Java Scala Developer
8 12 (7.32%) Cloud Developer
9 10 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (4.88%) Node.js Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Core Java Developer
11 6 (3.66%) MongoDB Developer
12 5 (3.05%) AWS Developer
12 5 (3.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 5 (3.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (3.05%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (3.05%) Senior Scala Developer
12 5 (3.05%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (70.12%) Spring
2 68 (41.46%) REST
3 49 (29.88%) HTML
4 44 (26.83%) JSON
5 43 (26.22%) CSS
6 42 (25.61%) Hibernate
7 41 (25.00%) Java EE
8 40 (24.39%) Web Services
9 31 (18.90%) HTML5
10 30 (18.29%) Play Framework
11 29 (17.68%) SOAP
11 29 (17.68%) XML
12 27 (16.46%) RESTful
13 26 (15.85%) AngularJS
14 23 (14.02%) J2EE
15 22 (13.41%) EJB
16 21 (12.80%) J2SE
17 19 (11.59%) Ajax
17 19 (11.59%) Spring MVC
18 18 (10.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.83%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Replication
5 1 (0.61%) User Experience
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.24%) Linux
2 19 (11.59%) Unix
3 12 (7.32%) Windows
4 7 (4.27%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.83%) Android
6 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (81.71%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (53.66%) Continuous Integration
3 76 (46.34%) Scrum
3 76 (46.34%) TDD
4 68 (41.46%) DevOps
4 68 (41.46%) Unit Testing
5 43 (26.22%) Microservices
5 43 (26.22%) Test Automation
6 42 (25.61%) Pair Programming
7 36 (21.95%) BPMN
8 31 (18.90%) BDD
8 31 (18.90%) BPEL
8 31 (18.90%) Open Source
9 30 (18.29%) SOA
10 27 (16.46%) Migration
11 26 (15.85%) MVC
12 17 (10.37%) Configuration Management
13 16 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
13 16 (9.76%) Web Development
14 15 (9.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 144 (87.80%) Java
2 67 (40.85%) SQL
3 43 (26.22%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.29%) Scala
5 27 (16.46%) Python
6 21 (12.80%) Ruby
7 20 (12.20%) C#
8 9 (5.49%) Groovy
9 7 (4.27%) Haskell
9 7 (4.27%) Perl
10 5 (3.05%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.44%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.83%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.22%) XQuery
14 1 (0.61%) C
14 1 (0.61%) PHP
14 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (3.66%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.83%) Degree
2 3 (1.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.22%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.22%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.61%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) FATCA
System Software
1 23 (14.02%) Docker
2 6 (3.66%) Varnish
3 2 (1.22%) HDFS
4 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (9.76%) Puppet
2 7 (4.27%) Grafana
2 7 (4.27%) Kibana
3 6 (3.66%) Consul
3 6 (3.66%) Prometheus
3 6 (3.66%) Terraform
4 1 (0.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.61%) Oozie
Vendors
1 25 (15.24%) Oracle
2 21 (12.80%) Google
2 21 (12.80%) webMethods
3 11 (6.71%) Adobe
4 8 (4.88%) IBM
5 6 (3.66%) AppDynamics
5 6 (3.66%) Splunk
6 5 (3.05%) Software AG
6 5 (3.05%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.44%) HP
8 3 (1.83%) Jaspersoft
9 1 (0.61%) Cadence
9 1 (0.61%) Perforce
9 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.61%) SAP
9 1 (0.61%) VMware
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