The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for QUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited QUnit over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

QUnit
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 601 638
Rank change year-on-year -3 +37  
Contract jobs citing QUnit 11 44 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.082% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.53% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 5
Median daily rate £519 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.51% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £349 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £540 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £385 £350
% change year-on-year -5.19% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8258 8338 7465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.62% 15.46% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5649 5746 4927
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 125 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

QUnit
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing QUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for QUnit in the UK

QUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for QUnit in the UK

QUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing QUnit over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for QUnit in the UK

QUnit
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 QUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 10 £525 +25.00% 5
London +9 5 £538 +7.50%
South East +17 3 £445 -6.31% 2
South West +14 2 - -
Hampshire +11 2 £365 +2.81% 1
Portsmouth -1 2 £365 +4.28% 1
Wiltshire - 2 - -
City of London +3 1 £538 +14.36%
Surrey +1 1 £525 +10.52%
Northern Ireland - 1 £338 -
Staines - 1 £525 -
Belfast - 1 £338 -
County Antrim - 1 £338 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing QUnit 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 QUnit.

1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Jasmine
3 14 (66.67%) CSS3
3 14 (66.67%) Grunt
3 14 (66.67%) gulp
3 14 (66.67%) webpack
3 14 (66.67%) CSS
4 13 (61.90%) TDD
4 13 (61.90%) Mocha
4 13 (61.90%) Chai
4 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
4 13 (61.90%) Sass
5 12 (57.14%) User Experience
5 12 (57.14%) React
5 12 (57.14%) Scrum
6 10 (47.62%) KnockoutJS
6 10 (47.62%) Redux
6 10 (47.62%) Front End Development
7 9 (42.86%) Isomorphic JavaScript
7 9 (42.86%) Isomorphic Development
7 9 (42.86%) D3.js
7 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
7 9 (42.86%) React Native
7 9 (42.86%) ES6
8 8 (38.10%) UX Design
8 8 (38.10%) Node.js
8 8 (38.10%) OO
8 8 (38.10%) HTML
8 8 (38.10%) lodash

QUnit
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 5 (23.81%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) LaTeX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Jasmine
2 14 (66.67%) Grunt
2 14 (66.67%) gulp
2 14 (66.67%) webpack
3 13 (61.90%) Mocha
4 2 (9.52%) Bower
4 2 (9.52%) JSHint
4 2 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 2 (9.52%) Protractor
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (4.76%) Moq
5 1 (4.76%) NUnit
5 1 (4.76%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 10 (47.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 9 (42.86%) UI Developer
5 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 7 (33.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 5 (23.81%) Senior UI Developer
7 4 (19.05%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL Developer
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Developer
8 3 (14.29%) Angular Developer
8 3 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (9.52%) Access Developer
9 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
9 2 (9.52%) Web UI Developer
10 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
10 1 (4.76%) Architect
10 1 (4.76%) Software Architect
10 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
1 14 (66.67%) CSS3
2 13 (61.90%) AngularJS
2 13 (61.90%) Chai
2 13 (61.90%) Sass
3 12 (57.14%) React
4 10 (47.62%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (47.62%) Redux
5 9 (42.86%) D3.js
5 9 (42.86%) React Native
6 8 (38.10%) Apache Cordova
6 8 (38.10%) HTML
6 8 (38.10%) lodash
6 8 (38.10%) Node.js
7 7 (33.33%) Ember.js
8 6 (28.57%) jQuery
9 5 (23.81%) Handlebars
9 5 (23.81%) RxJS
9 5 (23.81%) XML
9 5 (23.81%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) User Experience
2 9 (42.86%) Mobile App
3 8 (38.10%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.76%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) TDD
3 12 (57.14%) Scrum
4 10 (47.62%) Front End Development
5 9 (42.86%) Isomorphic Development
5 9 (42.86%) Isomorphic JavaScript
6 8 (38.10%) OO
6 8 (38.10%) UX Design
7 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 4 (19.05%) Fund Management
9 3 (14.29%) MVC
9 3 (14.29%) Prototyping
9 3 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
10 2 (9.52%) Functional Programming
10 2 (9.52%) Migration
10 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (9.52%) Web Design
10 2 (9.52%) Web Development
11 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) ES6
3 5 (23.81%) PL/SQL
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) GraphQL
4 4 (19.05%) TypeScript
5 2 (9.52%) C
6 1 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) DV Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
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