Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 20 March 2019 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 97 73
Rank change year-on-year 0 -24 +25
Contract jobs citing JUnit 10 5 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.60% 0.34% 2.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.53% 1.86% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 20
Wales median daily rate £419 £475 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.84% +1.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £333 £375 £375
90th Percentile £484 £488 £613
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year - +21.62% -26.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 396 269 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.57% 18.49% 22.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 198 258
Wales median daily rate £439 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.46% -1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £263
90th Percentile £577 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £480 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +8.82% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% - +21.55%
UK median hourly rate £42.75 £44.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -3.93% +8.54% -

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing JUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for JUnit in Wales

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for JUnit in Wales

JUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JUnit in Wales over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JUnit in Wales

JUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for JUnit in Wales

JUnit
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JUnit within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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
South Wales 0 8 £450 -5.26% 5
North Wales - 1 £388 -
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 6 (60.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 5 (50.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) SDLC
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) TestNG
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
5 3 (30.00%) Micro Focus
5 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 3 (30.00%) Appium

JUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Maven
2 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (40.00%) TestNG
4 3 (30.00%) Appium
4 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) HP UFT
4 3 (30.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Artifactory
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Ant
6 1 (10.00%) Flyway
6 1 (10.00%) Gradle
6 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
5 2 (20.00%) Drools
5 2 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) JSF
5 2 (20.00%) Node.js
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) JPA
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) JSP
6 1 (10.00%) Spring Security
6 1 (10.00%) XSD
6 1 (10.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) SDLC
2 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (30.00%) API Testing
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (30.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Microservices
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Java 8
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Groovy
4 2 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Micro Focus
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft