Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for FitNesse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FitNesse over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

FitNesse
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 792 833 769
Rank change year-on-year +41 -64 -48
Contract jobs citing FitNesse 85 48 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.046% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.28% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 34 83
UK median daily rate £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £319 £266 £310
90th Percentile £600 £534 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £338 £345
% change year-on-year +17.04% -2.17% -10.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

FitNesse is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19267 17294 16223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.68% 16.51% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13417 11639 10802
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 251 338
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.20 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

FitNesse
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FitNesse as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FitNesse in the UK

FitNesse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FitNesse in the UK

FitNesse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FitNesse over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FitNesse in the UK

FitNesse
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FitNesse in the UK

FitNesse
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the UK over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
England +33 64 £475 +15.15% 6
London +3 48 £500 +17.65% 3
UK excluding London +32 36 £395 +17.04% 4
Scotland +11 18 £388 - 1
North of England +56 8 £401 +45.91% 3
Yorkshire +27 8 £401 +45.91% 1
East Midlands - 5 £450 -
Midlands - 5 £450 -
East of England -8 3 £305 +0.33%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FitNesse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for FitNesse.

1 65 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 45 (52.94%) Cucumber
4 44 (51.76%) Java
5 41 (48.24%) BDD
6 38 (44.71%) Selenium
7 37 (43.53%) TDD
7 37 (43.53%) Finance
8 35 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (35.29%) SQL
10 28 (32.94%) C#
11 26 (30.59%) Spring
12 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
13 24 (28.24%) TeamCity
14 23 (27.06%) Tomcat
14 23 (27.06%) Hibernate
15 22 (25.88%) Scrum
16 21 (24.71%) Maven
16 21 (24.71%) Python
16 21 (24.71%) Gherkin
17 20 (23.53%) Kanban
17 20 (23.53%) Integration Testing
17 20 (23.53%) Open Source
18 19 (22.35%) .NET
18 19 (22.35%) JUnit
19 17 (20.00%) JMS
19 17 (20.00%) QA
19 17 (20.00%) Jenkins
20 16 (18.82%) REST
20 16 (18.82%) Unit Testing

FitNesse
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 23 (27.06%) Tomcat
2 14 (16.47%) JBoss
2 14 (16.47%) WebLogic
3 12 (14.12%) Jetty
4 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.88%) Confluence
5 5 (5.88%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Mingle
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.18%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.12%) AMQP
2 3 (3.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (16.47%) Hadoop
3 14 (16.47%) MongoDB
3 14 (16.47%) NoSQL
3 14 (16.47%) Redis
4 12 (14.12%) Couchbase
4 12 (14.12%) Riak
4 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.35%) Hazelcast
7 2 (2.35%) MySQL
7 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.18%) Big Data
8 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (52.94%) Cucumber
2 38 (44.71%) Selenium
3 24 (28.24%) TeamCity
4 21 (24.71%) Maven
5 19 (22.35%) JUnit
6 17 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 16 (18.82%) JIRA
8 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 14 (16.47%) JBehave
10 12 (14.12%) SoapUI
10 12 (14.12%) Vagrant
11 11 (12.94%) SpecFlow
12 10 (11.76%) JMeter
13 9 (10.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (10.59%) WebDriver
14 7 (8.24%) Eclipse
14 7 (8.24%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (8.24%) TestNG
14 7 (8.24%) Visual Studio
15 6 (7.06%) NUnit
General
1 37 (43.53%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Banking
3 9 (10.59%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.88%) Legal
5 4 (4.71%) Games
6 3 (3.53%) Front Office
6 3 (3.53%) Retail
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
7 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (64.71%) Developer
2 25 (29.41%) Java Developer
3 14 (16.47%) C# Developer
4 13 (15.29%) Agile Developer
5 12 (14.12%) SQL Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Agile C# Developer
6 11 (12.94%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) Developer in Test
7 7 (8.24%) Tester
8 6 (7.06%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.88%) QA Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.53%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (3.53%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.59%) Spring
2 23 (27.06%) Hibernate
3 21 (24.71%) Gherkin
4 19 (22.35%) .NET
5 17 (20.00%) JMS
6 16 (18.82%) REST
7 15 (17.65%) WCF
8 14 (16.47%) .NET Framework
8 14 (16.47%) AngularJS
9 13 (15.29%) Entity Framework
9 13 (15.29%) HTML
9 13 (15.29%) NHibernate
10 12 (14.12%) Kafka
10 12 (14.12%) RabbitMQ
11 9 (10.59%) HTML5
11 9 (10.59%) RESTful
12 7 (8.24%) JPA
12 7 (8.24%) TIBCO EMS
12 7 (8.24%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (8.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (12.94%) Fintech
3 8 (9.41%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.88%) Fixed Income
5 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) Client/Server
5 4 (4.71%) Derivative
5 4 (4.71%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.53%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.53%) Equities
6 3 (3.53%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.35%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.18%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Unix
2 3 (3.53%) Windows
3 2 (2.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (58.82%) Test Automation
3 41 (48.24%) BDD
4 37 (43.53%) TDD
5 35 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (25.88%) Scrum
7 20 (23.53%) Integration Testing
7 20 (23.53%) Kanban
7 20 (23.53%) Open Source
8 16 (18.82%) Unit Testing
9 15 (17.65%) Multithreading
10 14 (16.47%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (16.47%) DevOps
11 13 (15.29%) SOLID
12 12 (14.12%) Asset Management
12 12 (14.12%) DSDM
12 12 (14.12%) RUP
12 12 (14.12%) System Testing
13 10 (11.76%) Software Engineering
14 7 (8.24%) UML
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.76%) Java
2 30 (35.29%) SQL
3 28 (32.94%) C#
4 21 (24.71%) Python
5 15 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 15 (17.65%) Ruby
6 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.53%) Groovy
8 2 (2.35%) ES6
8 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.18%) Scala
9 1 (1.18%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.00%) QA
2 8 (9.41%) EMIR
3 4 (4.71%) MiFID
4 2 (2.35%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (14.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) Ansible
1 12 (14.12%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (14.12%) Puppet
2 7 (8.24%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Oracle
2 7 (8.24%) IBM
2 7 (8.24%) TIBCO
3 6 (7.06%) Charles River
3 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.88%) Atlassian
5 4 (4.71%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (2.35%) Capita
6 2 (2.35%) Murex
7 1 (1.18%) HP
7 1 (1.18%) Informatica
7 1 (1.18%) Sybase