Period
to 28 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 January 2020 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 West
6 months to
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 175 148 164
Rank change year-on-year -27 +16 -11
Contract jobs citing JUnit 41 75 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.70% 1.17% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.75% 6.16% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 14
South West median daily rate £475 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £359 £300 £378
90th Percentile £539 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £460
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £62.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% -30.00% +73.61%

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 West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,093 1,217 843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.70% 19.02% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 795 544
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £330 £313 £308
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
England median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% +9.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 60 25
South West median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £35.00 £36.75 £35.50
90th Percentile £52.63 £52.13 £54.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year -2.35% -4.49% +9.20%

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in the South West

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in the South West

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in the South West over the 6 months to 28 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in the South West

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in the South West

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 28 January 2020. 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
Wiltshire +10 12 £500 +14.29%
Dorset - 11 £425 - 1
Devon -13 8 £413 -19.51%
Gloucestershire -6 4 £500 -4.76% 3
Somerset - 4 £500 -
Cornwall - 1 £275 -
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 West region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (73.17%) Spring
3 22 (53.66%) Scrum
3 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (53.66%) Cucumber
4 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
5 20 (48.78%) JIRA
6 18 (43.90%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (41.46%) Maven
7 17 (41.46%) Mockito
7 17 (41.46%) Jenkins
8 16 (39.02%) Confluence
8 16 (39.02%) XML
9 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
10 14 (34.15%) JSON
10 14 (34.15%) Selenium
10 14 (34.15%) REST
11 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
11 13 (31.71%) Azure
11 13 (31.71%) AWS
12 12 (29.27%) RESTful
12 12 (29.27%) SOAP
12 12 (29.27%) Tomcat
12 12 (29.27%) Eclipse
12 12 (29.27%) JSF
12 12 (29.27%) TDD
12 12 (29.27%) Java 8
13 11 (26.83%) VMware
13 11 (26.83%) Web Services
13 11 (26.83%) CSS

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 16 (39.02%) Confluence
2 12 (29.27%) Tomcat
3 7 (17.07%) JBoss
4 3 (7.32%) Anypoint
4 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (7.32%) Mule
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) AWS
1 13 (31.71%) Azure
2 8 (19.51%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTP
1 7 (17.07%) HTTPS
2 6 (14.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (43.90%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (24.39%) MySQL
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle Database
4 6 (14.63%) Infinispan
5 3 (7.32%) DB2
5 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (53.66%) Cucumber
2 20 (48.78%) JIRA
3 17 (41.46%) Jenkins
3 17 (41.46%) Maven
3 17 (41.46%) Mockito
4 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
5 14 (34.15%) Selenium
6 12 (29.27%) Eclipse
7 8 (19.51%) Appium
7 8 (19.51%) Gradle
8 7 (17.07%) Ant
8 7 (17.07%) GitLab
8 7 (17.07%) NUnit
9 3 (7.32%) SoapUI
10 2 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (2.44%) EasyMock
11 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
11 1 (2.44%) Spock
11 1 (2.44%) Subversion
11 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (14.63%) Public Sector
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 32 (78.05%) Java Developer
3 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (7.32%) MuleSoft Developer
6 2 (4.88%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Developer in Test
7 1 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.44%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (2.44%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) Spring
2 16 (39.02%) XML
3 14 (34.15%) JSON
3 14 (34.15%) REST
4 12 (29.27%) JSF
4 12 (29.27%) RESTful
4 12 (29.27%) SOAP
5 11 (26.83%) CSS
5 11 (26.83%) Web Services
6 10 (24.39%) HTML
7 7 (17.07%) EJB
7 7 (17.07%) Hibernate
8 6 (14.63%) Spring MVC
9 5 (12.20%) JAX-RS
9 5 (12.20%) React
10 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.76%) Redux
10 4 (9.76%) Spring Boot
10 4 (9.76%) Swagger
11 3 (7.32%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Mainframe
1 3 (7.32%) NHS
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (2.44%) Contactless
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) CentOS
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (53.66%) Scrum
2 12 (29.27%) TDD
3 11 (26.83%) BDD
4 10 (24.39%) MVC
5 9 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (19.51%) Kanban
6 8 (19.51%) User Stories
6 8 (19.51%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 8 (19.51%) Web Application Development
7 7 (17.07%) Front End Development
8 6 (14.63%) Test Automation
9 5 (12.20%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (9.76%) DevOps
11 3 (7.32%) API Design
11 3 (7.32%) API Development
11 3 (7.32%) Machine Learning
11 3 (7.32%) Microservices
11 3 (7.32%) Migration
12 2 (4.88%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (29.27%) Java 8
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) ES6
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 11 (26.83%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (19.51%) vSphere
2 6 (14.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) Kubernetes
2 5 (12.20%) NetIQ Identity Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
1 11 (26.83%) VMware
2 8 (19.51%) ForgeRock
2 8 (19.51%) NetIQ
3 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.32%) MuleSoft
5 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.88%) Twitter
6 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.44%) SAP