Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 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 West
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 156 177
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 -9
Contract jobs citing JUnit 33 47 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.63% 0.88% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.83% 4.84% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 24
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +12.28% -8.06%
10th Percentile £373 £315 £316
90th Percentile £558 £563 £530
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £62.50 £36.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +73.61% -28.00% +66.67%

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 861 971 971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.36% 18.18% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 649 699
South West median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £297
90th Percentile £550 £532 £500
England median daily rate £470 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +9.30% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 43 58
South West median hourly rate £41.15 £41.50 £41.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.84% -0.72% +4.50%
10th Percentile £35.50 £26.25 £31.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £53.50 £45.55
England median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% +8.11%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 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
Bristol -2 12 £400 +12.28% 13
Somerset +3 9 £425 +3.66% 3
Gloucestershire +11 6 £488 +8.33% 7
Devon +5 4 £550 +27.31% 2
Wiltshire -3 2 - - 2
JUnit
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (72.73%) Jenkins
3 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 22 (66.67%) Maven
5 20 (60.61%) HTML
6 19 (57.58%) Spring
7 17 (51.52%) SQL
8 16 (48.48%) CSS
9 15 (45.45%) TDD
9 15 (45.45%) Eclipse
9 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
9 15 (45.45%) REST
10 14 (42.42%) JIRA
10 14 (42.42%) SOAP
10 14 (42.42%) XML
11 13 (39.39%) Ant
12 12 (36.36%) Web Services
12 12 (36.36%) Selenium
12 12 (36.36%) jQuery
13 11 (33.33%) C#
13 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
13 11 (33.33%) Cucumber
13 11 (33.33%) BDD
14 10 (30.30%) .NET
15 9 (27.27%) C++
15 9 (27.27%) Scrum
15 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
16 8 (24.24%) Groovy
16 8 (24.24%) Ruby

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 3 (9.09%) Apache
1 3 (9.09%) Confluence
1 3 (9.09%) JBoss
1 3 (9.09%) Mule
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) BrowserStack
2 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) HTTP
2 3 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.03%) Redis
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (72.73%) Jenkins
2 22 (66.67%) Maven
3 15 (45.45%) Eclipse
4 14 (42.42%) JIRA
5 13 (39.39%) Ant
6 12 (36.36%) Selenium
7 11 (33.33%) Cucumber
8 9 (27.27%) Git (software)
9 8 (24.24%) HP UFT
9 8 (24.24%) SoapUI
9 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
10 5 (15.15%) Gradle
10 5 (15.15%) Subversion
11 4 (12.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (12.12%) Bitbucket
11 4 (12.12%) EasyMock
11 4 (12.12%) IntelliJ
11 4 (12.12%) Mockito
12 3 (9.09%) jMock
12 3 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.06%) Banking
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Test Automation Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Android Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Principal Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Principal Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Test Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 19 (57.58%) Spring
3 16 (48.48%) CSS
4 15 (45.45%) REST
5 14 (42.42%) SOAP
5 14 (42.42%) XML
6 12 (36.36%) jQuery
6 12 (36.36%) Web Services
7 11 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 10 (30.30%) .NET
9 8 (24.24%) EJB
9 8 (24.24%) Gherkin
10 6 (18.18%) JSF
11 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
11 5 (15.15%) JSP
12 4 (12.12%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (12.12%) Java EE
12 4 (12.12%) JSON
12 4 (12.12%) Spring Boot
12 4 (12.12%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.09%) RIA
1 3 (9.09%) Web 2.0
1 3 (9.09%) Wiki
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.03%) Fintech
2 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) CentOS
2 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) TDD
2 15 (45.45%) Test Automation
3 11 (33.33%) BDD
4 9 (27.27%) Scrum
5 7 (21.21%) MVC
5 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
5 7 (21.21%) Software Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
5 7 (21.21%) Waterfall
6 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
6 4 (12.12%) Microservices
6 4 (12.12%) SOA
6 4 (12.12%) XML Parsing
7 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (9.09%) DevOps
7 3 (9.09%) OOD
7 3 (9.09%) Open Source
7 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 3 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (51.52%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) C#
5 9 (27.27%) C++
6 8 (24.24%) Groovy
6 8 (24.24%) Python
6 8 (24.24%) Ruby
6 8 (24.24%) VBScript
7 7 (21.21%) Jython
8 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
9 1 (3.03%) Scala
9 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) DV Cleared
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) CA Service Virtualization
2 3 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (3.03%) HockeyApp
3 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) CA
1 8 (24.24%) HP
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) ATG
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.09%) Talend
4 2 (6.06%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.03%) Google
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft