The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 27 March 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 57 37
Rank change year-on-year +2 -20  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 1 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.18% 2.26% 2.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% 9.09% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £38.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.31% -15.55%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 95 143 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 17.03% 24.83% 20.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 104 57
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £47.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.02% +44.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JUnit in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in South Wales

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing JUnit in South Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in South Wales

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Cardiff +10 1 - - 1
JUnit
Wales

JUnit
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) Maven
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (41.67%) JBehave
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) JSON
4 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) Microservices
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Dropwizard
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (33.33%) Liferay
5 4 (33.33%) RESTful
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Dependency Management

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (33.33%) Liferay
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (50.00%) Maven
1 6 (50.00%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) JBehave
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (16.67%) DbUnit
4 2 (16.67%) jMock
4 2 (16.67%) Mockito
4 2 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) JSON
3 5 (41.67%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) Dropwizard
4 4 (33.33%) RESTful
4 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) J2EE
5 2 (16.67%) PowerMock
5 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (16.67%) REST
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (8.33%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Automated Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Microservices
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 3 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) Dependency Management
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) Load Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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