Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for jMock skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited jMock over the 6 months to 23 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.

jMock
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 821 825 853
Rank change year-on-year +4 +28 -35
Contract jobs citing jMock 66 66 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.063% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.38% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 54 26
UK median daily rate £438 £450 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -15.89% -10.83%
10th Percentile £314 £313 £341
90th Percentile £575 £563 £636
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £463
% change year-on-year +3.38% -21.57% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

jMock 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 19245 17382 16265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.66% 16.51% 14.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 13406 11692 10818
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 283 251 338
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 £60.80 £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%

jMock
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for jMock in the UK

jMock
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for jMock in the UK

jMock
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing jMock over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for jMock in the UK

jMock
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing jMock within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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 +16 64 £450 - 10
London -13 37 £456 -13.10% 7
UK excluding London +35 31 £375 +3.38% 3
West Midlands +45 13 £438 -
Midlands +34 13 £438 +26.81%
North of England +56 8 £344 -23.61% 1
Yorkshire +14 5 £338 -25.00% 1
South East -4 4 £450 +31.00%
North West +23 2 £413 +10.00%
South West - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 £325 -
East of England - 2 - - 2
North East - 1 £338 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing jMock 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 jMock.

1 64 (96.97%) JUnit
2 63 (95.45%) Java
3 62 (93.94%) TDD
4 56 (84.85%) Mockito
5 52 (78.79%) SOAP
5 52 (78.79%) Spring
6 49 (74.24%) J2EE
7 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (62.12%) Web Services
9 39 (59.09%) BDD
10 38 (57.58%) Maven
11 37 (56.06%) Jenkins
12 34 (51.52%) RESTful
12 34 (51.52%) Git (software)
13 33 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (48.48%) Scrum
15 31 (46.97%) Hibernate
16 29 (43.94%) Kanban
17 28 (42.42%) Open Source
17 28 (42.42%) E-Commerce
17 28 (42.42%) OO
18 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
18 27 (40.91%) DbUnit
18 27 (40.91%) PowerMock
19 26 (39.39%) SonarQube
20 25 (37.88%) HTML
21 23 (34.85%) MVC
21 23 (34.85%) Mobile App
22 22 (33.33%) REST
22 22 (33.33%) SOA

jMock
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 13 (19.70%) JBoss
1 13 (19.70%) Tomcat
2 9 (13.64%) Confluence
3 7 (10.61%) Apache
4 3 (4.55%) Mule
5 2 (3.03%) Apache TomEE
5 2 (3.03%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.03%) Mule ESB
5 2 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (12.12%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.03%) Google App Engine
2 2 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (3.03%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (1.52%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (1.52%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) AMQP
2 2 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.70%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (12.12%) MySQL
2 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.58%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.52%) DB2
7 1 (1.52%) KDB
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.52%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 64 (96.97%) JUnit
2 56 (84.85%) Mockito
3 38 (57.58%) Maven
4 37 (56.06%) Jenkins
5 34 (51.52%) Git (software)
6 27 (40.91%) DbUnit
7 26 (39.39%) SonarQube
8 11 (16.67%) Subversion
9 10 (15.15%) Cucumber
9 10 (15.15%) JIRA
10 9 (13.64%) Selenium
11 5 (7.58%) FishEye
11 5 (7.58%) IntelliJ
12 4 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
12 4 (6.06%) JMeter
13 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
13 3 (4.55%) Gradle
13 3 (4.55%) Hudson
14 2 (3.03%) Ant
General
1 18 (27.27%) Banking
2 12 (18.18%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Front Office
5 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Developer
2 42 (63.64%) Java Developer
3 13 (19.70%) BPM Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Agile Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.06%) iOS Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Middleware Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Middleware Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Integration Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Tester
9 2 (3.03%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (78.79%) SOAP
1 52 (78.79%) Spring
2 49 (74.24%) J2EE
3 41 (62.12%) Web Services
4 34 (51.52%) RESTful
5 31 (46.97%) Hibernate
6 27 (40.91%) PowerMock
7 25 (37.88%) HTML
8 22 (33.33%) REST
9 21 (31.82%) Spring MVC
9 21 (31.82%) XML
10 20 (30.30%) Apache Camel
11 12 (18.18%) Spring Boot
12 9 (13.64%) AngularJS
13 8 (12.12%) Java EE
14 7 (10.61%) JMS
15 6 (9.09%) Middleware
16 5 (7.58%) JSP
16 5 (7.58%) JTA
16 5 (7.58%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.85%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.06%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) Market Risk
4 2 (3.03%) RIA
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.52%) Derivative
5 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Linux
2 8 (12.12%) Unix
3 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (1.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (93.94%) TDD
2 46 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (59.09%) BDD
4 33 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (48.48%) Scrum
6 29 (43.94%) Kanban
7 28 (42.42%) E-Commerce
7 28 (42.42%) OO
7 28 (42.42%) Open Source
8 23 (34.85%) MVC
9 22 (33.33%) SOA
10 21 (31.82%) Mobile Application Development
10 21 (31.82%) Open Source Development
10 21 (31.82%) Web Application Development
11 14 (21.21%) Microservices
12 8 (12.12%) UML
12 8 (12.12%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 7 (10.61%) Software Delivery
14 6 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
14 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 63 (95.45%) Java
2 27 (40.91%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.64%) SQL
4 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
5 2 (3.03%) PHP
5 2 (3.03%) Python
5 2 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (1.52%) C#
6 1 (1.52%) Groovy
6 1 (1.52%) Scala
6 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (12.12%) vSphere
2 3 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) Ansible
1 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.52%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (1.52%) yum
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle
2 8 (12.12%) VMware
3 6 (9.09%) Sybase
4 4 (6.06%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.55%) IBM
5 3 (4.55%) Murex
6 2 (3.03%) AppDynamics
6 2 (3.03%) ATG
6 2 (3.03%) Bloomberg
6 2 (3.03%) Google
6 2 (3.03%) HP
6 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.03%) Splunk
6 2 (3.03%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.52%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (1.52%) CA
7 1 (1.52%) Currenex
7 1 (1.52%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.52%) Reuters
7 1 (1.52%) Sonatype