The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for TestNG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited TestNG over the 3 months to 25 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.

TestNG
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 539 602 602
Rank change year-on-year +63 0  
Contract jobs citing TestNG 48 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.094% 0.061%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% 0.61% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 25
Median daily rate £500 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £431
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £349 £350
% change year-on-year +3.22% -0.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

TestNG 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 8117 8240 7471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.54% 15.53% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5548 5678 4924
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 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 125 126
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.75 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

TestNG
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for TestNG in the UK

TestNG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TestNG in the UK

TestNG
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TestNG over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TestNG in the UK

TestNG
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 +44 46 £500 +11.11% 30
London +14 30 £650 +28.39% 17
South East +39 10 £386 -16.48% 8
East Sussex - 6 £403 - 2
Hove - 4 £458 -
Yorkshire +13 3 £350 +1.44%
West Yorkshire +12 3 £350 +1.44%
Leeds +9 3 £350 +1.44%
Osterley - 3 £500 -
South West - 3 £360 - 2
Edinburgh - 2 £500 - 1
Scotland - 2 £500 - 1
Hampshire - 2 £348 - 3
Andover - 2 £348 -
Brighton - 2 £180 - 2
Surrey -3 1 £425 -8.10%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £330 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £350 -
Bristol - 1 £372 -
Corsham - 1 £350 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £330 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing TestNG 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 TestNG.

1 80 (82.47%) Java
2 63 (64.95%) JUnit
3 56 (57.73%) Test Automation
4 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (52.58%) TDD
6 47 (48.45%) Selenium
7 42 (43.30%) Jenkins
8 40 (41.24%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (31.96%) WebDriver
9 31 (31.96%) Mockito
9 31 (31.96%) BDD
9 31 (31.96%) Regression Testing
10 29 (29.90%) JIRA
10 29 (29.90%) Git (software)
11 28 (28.87%) Dependency Injection
12 26 (26.80%) QA
12 26 (26.80%) C#
13 25 (25.77%) Scrum
13 25 (25.77%) Exploratory Testing
14 22 (22.68%) Multithreaded Programming
14 22 (22.68%) WinForms
14 22 (22.68%) WPF
14 22 (22.68%) ION Trading
14 22 (22.68%) Subversion
14 22 (22.68%) SQL
14 22 (22.68%) Linux
14 22 (22.68%) ION MarketView
14 22 (22.68%) Cucumber
14 22 (22.68%) Guice
14 22 (22.68%) TeamCity

TestNG
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 6 (6.19%) Confluence
2 5 (5.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (5.15%) CMS
3 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.09%) nginx
3 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 22 (22.68%) ION MarketView
2 5 (5.15%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.31%) Basecamp
3 3 (3.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.43%) PuTTY
1 14 (14.43%) WinSCP
2 6 (6.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) Oracle Database
1 14 (14.43%) Oracle Database 10g
1 14 (14.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 13 (13.40%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (13.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.40%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (13.40%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (13.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (10.31%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (9.28%) MongoDB
5 7 (7.22%) Redis
6 6 (6.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.19%) Couchbase
6 6 (6.19%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
7 3 (3.09%) Hazelcast
7 3 (3.09%) HBase
7 3 (3.09%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 63 (64.95%) JUnit
2 47 (48.45%) Selenium
3 42 (43.30%) Jenkins
4 31 (31.96%) Mockito
4 31 (31.96%) WebDriver
5 29 (29.90%) Git (software)
5 29 (29.90%) JIRA
6 22 (22.68%) Cucumber
6 22 (22.68%) SoapUI
6 22 (22.68%) Subversion
6 22 (22.68%) TeamCity
7 19 (19.59%) Ant
8 16 (16.49%) HP UFT
8 16 (16.49%) SpecFlow
9 15 (15.46%) Eclipse
10 14 (14.43%) Maven
10 14 (14.43%) Oracle APEX
11 13 (13.40%) Appium
11 13 (13.40%) LoadRunner
11 13 (13.40%) Toad
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Advertising
3 7 (7.22%) Banking
4 5 (5.15%) Marketing
5 3 (3.09%) Games
6 2 (2.06%) Electronics
6 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) Retail
6 2 (2.06%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (48.45%) Developer
2 42 (43.30%) Java Developer
3 22 (22.68%) C# Developer
3 22 (22.68%) WinForms Developer
4 21 (21.65%) C# GUI Developer
4 21 (21.65%) GUI Developer
5 20 (20.62%) Java GUI Developer
6 16 (16.49%) Tester
7 15 (15.46%) Analyst
7 15 (15.46%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
7 15 (15.46%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 14 (14.43%) Automation Tester
8 14 (14.43%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
9 10 (10.31%) QA Engineer
9 10 (10.31%) Test Analyst
10 8 (8.25%) Automation Test Analyst
11 7 (7.22%) Test Engineer
12 6 (6.19%) Developer in Test
13 5 (5.15%) Test Automation Engineer
13 5 (5.15%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.68%) Guice
1 22 (22.68%) WinForms
1 22 (22.68%) WPF
2 19 (19.59%) Spring
3 18 (18.56%) Web Services
4 14 (14.43%) .NET
5 10 (10.31%) Hibernate
6 8 (8.25%) XML
7 6 (6.19%) HTML
7 6 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (6.19%) Spring Boot
7 6 (6.19%) Spring Cloud
7 6 (6.19%) Spring Integration
7 6 (6.19%) Spring MVC
7 6 (6.19%) Spring Security
7 6 (6.19%) Zuul
8 5 (5.15%) Flash
9 4 (4.12%) SOAP
10 3 (3.09%) JSON
10 3 (3.09%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.03%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.68%) Linux
2 15 (15.46%) Windows
3 14 (14.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (13.40%) Windows Server
4 13 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.28%) Unix
6 4 (4.12%) Android
6 4 (4.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (57.73%) Test Automation
2 54 (55.67%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (52.58%) TDD
4 40 (41.24%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (31.96%) BDD
5 31 (31.96%) Regression Testing
6 28 (28.87%) Dependency Injection
7 25 (25.77%) Exploratory Testing
7 25 (25.77%) Scrum
8 22 (22.68%) Electronic Trading
8 22 (22.68%) Multithreaded Programming
8 22 (22.68%) Multithreading
8 22 (22.68%) SDLC
8 22 (22.68%) Test Strategy
9 21 (21.65%) Integration Testing
9 21 (21.65%) Test Scripting
10 19 (19.59%) API Testing
10 19 (19.59%) DevOps
11 17 (17.53%) System Integration Testing
12 14 (14.43%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (82.47%) Java
2 26 (26.80%) C#
3 22 (22.68%) SQL
4 14 (14.43%) F#
5 10 (10.31%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.22%) Python
6 7 (7.22%) VBScript
7 6 (6.19%) Perl
7 6 (6.19%) Ruby
7 6 (6.19%) VB
8 3 (3.09%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (13.40%) ISEB
2 10 (10.31%) ISEB Practitioner
2 10 (10.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (9.28%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.28%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.12%) Degree
5 3 (3.09%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (26.80%) QA
System Software
1 13 (13.40%) Virtual Machines
1 13 (13.40%) vSphere
2 6 (6.19%) Varnish
3 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (13.40%) vRealize
2 6 (6.19%) Consul
2 6 (6.19%) Prometheus
2 6 (6.19%) Terraform
3 4 (4.12%) Puppet
4 3 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (3.09%) Nagios
4 3 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) ION Trading
2 21 (21.65%) Syncfusion
2 21 (21.65%) TIBCO
3 20 (20.62%) DevExpress
4 16 (16.49%) VMware
5 14 (14.43%) HP
5 14 (14.43%) Oracle
5 14 (14.43%) Red Hat
6 13 (13.40%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.09%) Charles River
7 3 (3.09%) Perforce
7 3 (3.09%) SOASTA, Inc
8 2 (2.06%) SAP
9 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.03%) Zuora
London
Morgan Mckinley
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