Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 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
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 148 157
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 +15
Contract jobs citing JUnit 65 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.02% 0.97% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.30% 5.12% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 19
South West median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £379 £273 £361
90th Percentile £546 £563 £542
England median daily rate £495 £499 £450
% change year-on-year -0.70% +10.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.84 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -9.26% +8.43% +9.21%

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 1,226 1,054 955
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.32% 18.87% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 660 573
South West median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £300
90th Percentile £600 £538 £500
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 40 41
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £44.13 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.98% -1.94% +5.88%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.25 £34.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.93 £53.75
England median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -2.37%

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 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 2019. 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
Devon +15 34 £525 +5.00% 1
Somerset - 10 £500 -
Wiltshire -26 9 £450 +5.88%
Bristol -7 7 £413 +27.91% 6
Gloucestershire -31 4 £500 -4.76% 6
Dorset 0 1 £425 +21.43% 3
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 50 (76.92%) Jenkins
2 43 (66.15%) Docker
3 42 (64.62%) Git (software)
4 39 (60.00%) SonarQube
5 37 (56.92%) DevOps
6 36 (55.38%) JIRA
7 34 (52.31%) Kubernetes
7 34 (52.31%) Sonatype Nexus
8 32 (49.23%) Black Duck
8 32 (49.23%) AWS
8 32 (49.23%) Workflow
9 31 (47.69%) Java
10 30 (46.15%) Workflow Management
10 30 (46.15%) Slack
11 27 (41.54%) Grafana
11 27 (41.54%) Prometheus
12 26 (40.00%) FreeIPA
12 26 (40.00%) OpenVPN
12 26 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
12 26 (40.00%) Amazon EKS
13 23 (35.38%) Splunk
13 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (33.85%) Spring
15 21 (32.31%) Maven
16 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
17 16 (24.62%) Test Automation
17 16 (24.62%) Blue-Green Deployment
17 16 (24.62%) Canary Deployment
18 15 (23.08%) Ansible
18 15 (23.08%) HTML

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 7 (10.77%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.23%) Apache
2 6 (9.23%) Confluence
2 6 (9.23%) JBoss
3 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.08%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (3.08%) nginx
4 2 (3.08%) WildFly
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 32 (49.23%) AWS
2 30 (46.15%) Slack
3 26 (40.00%) Amazon EKS
4 2 (3.08%) Azure
4 2 (3.08%) npm
4 2 (3.08%) PaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Sauce Labs
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.54%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.00%) OpenVPN
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.54%) SNMP
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
2 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Infinispan
5 1 (1.54%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (76.92%) Jenkins
2 42 (64.62%) Git (software)
3 39 (60.00%) SonarQube
4 36 (55.38%) JIRA
5 34 (52.31%) Sonatype Nexus
6 21 (32.31%) Maven
7 13 (20.00%) Eclipse
8 11 (16.92%) Ant
9 9 (13.85%) Gradle
10 8 (12.31%) jMock
10 8 (12.31%) Selenium
11 7 (10.77%) IntelliJ
12 6 (9.23%) Cucumber
13 5 (7.69%) Apache Buildr
14 4 (6.15%) Vagrant
15 3 (4.62%) Mockito
15 3 (4.62%) Subversion
16 2 (3.08%) Bitbucket
16 2 (3.08%) Checkstyle
16 2 (3.08%) Liquibase
General
1 10 (15.38%) Retail
2 4 (6.15%) Public Sector
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
4 2 (3.08%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (29.23%) Developer
3 18 (27.69%) Java Developer
4 17 (26.15%) AWS DevOps
5 8 (12.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 8 (12.31%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (9.23%) Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Senior DevOps
6 6 (9.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Java Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Java Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Architect
8 2 (3.08%) AWS Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Designer
8 2 (3.08%) DevOps Specialist
8 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (3.08%) Test Automation Specialist
8 2 (3.08%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) Spring
2 15 (23.08%) HTML
3 14 (21.54%) CSS
3 14 (21.54%) Hibernate
4 13 (20.00%) XML
5 12 (18.46%) JSON
5 12 (18.46%) RESTful
6 11 (16.92%) REST
6 11 (16.92%) SOAP
6 11 (16.92%) Web Services
7 9 (13.85%) JSF
8 8 (12.31%) Ajax
8 8 (12.31%) Struts
9 7 (10.77%) JSP
10 6 (9.23%) J2EE
11 5 (7.69%) Apache Flex
11 5 (7.69%) JMS
12 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
12 4 (6.15%) Spring Boot
12 4 (6.15%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) NHS
2 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.08%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Linux
1 3 (4.62%) Unix
2 2 (3.08%) VMS
3 1 (1.54%) CentOS
3 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) DevOps
2 32 (49.23%) Workflow
3 30 (46.15%) Workflow Management
4 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (24.62%) Blue-Green Deployment
5 16 (24.62%) Canary Deployment
5 16 (24.62%) Test Automation
6 13 (20.00%) Scrum
7 12 (18.46%) MVC
8 10 (15.38%) TDD
9 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
10 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
11 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
11 7 (10.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 7 (10.77%) Refactoring
11 7 (10.77%) XML Parsing
12 6 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (9.23%) Microservices
13 5 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
14 4 (6.15%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) Java
2 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
3 7 (10.77%) SQL
4 5 (7.69%) Java 8
5 4 (6.15%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) C
6 2 (3.08%) Groovy
6 2 (3.08%) JPQL
6 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.54%) C#
7 1 (1.54%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) Ruby
7 1 (1.54%) Scala
7 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) HL7
System Software
1 43 (66.15%) Docker
2 2 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (52.31%) Kubernetes
2 27 (41.54%) Grafana
2 27 (41.54%) Prometheus
3 26 (40.00%) FreeIPA
4 15 (23.08%) Ansible
5 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (3.08%) Puppet
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.54%) HP ALM
6 1 (1.54%) Kibana
Vendors
1 32 (49.23%) Black Duck
2 23 (35.38%) Splunk
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) ATG
4 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.08%) Google
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe
5 1 (1.54%) HP
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
5 1 (1.54%) VMware