Period
to 12 December 2018

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 12 December 2018 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 87 66
Rank change year-on-year +6 -21 +45
Contract jobs citing JUnit 28 10 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.61% 0.81% 2.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.73% 3.75% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 23
Wales median daily rate £456 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £368 £315 £273
90th Percentile £575 £475 £605
UK median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -32.00% +73.61% -14.29%

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 489 267 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 28.07% 21.71% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 186 257
Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +16.44%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £300
90th Percentile £575 £538 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £39.07 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.42% -28.96% +86.44%
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 2018. 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 +2 25 £456 +51.90% 5
North Wales 0 1 £388 -13.89%
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (89.29%) Maven
2 25 (89.29%) Spring
3 22 (78.57%) SOAP
4 19 (67.86%) SQL
4 19 (67.86%) J2EE
5 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
5 18 (64.29%) AngularJS
6 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
6 13 (46.43%) Microservices
6 13 (46.43%) Spring Boot
6 13 (46.43%) Hibernate
6 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (42.86%) Java 8
8 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
8 11 (39.29%) Web Services
9 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 10 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (35.71%) Python
9 10 (35.71%) JMS
9 10 (35.71%) JSF
9 10 (35.71%) WebSphere
9 10 (35.71%) JIRA
9 10 (35.71%) Groovy
9 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
9 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
9 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (35.71%) Confluence
9 10 (35.71%) Node.js
9 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef

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 10 (35.71%) Confluence
1 10 (35.71%) WebSphere
1 10 (35.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.57%) JBoss
2 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Redis
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (89.29%) Maven
2 18 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
4 10 (35.71%) Artifactory
4 10 (35.71%) JIRA
5 9 (32.14%) TestNG
6 8 (28.57%) Gradle
7 4 (14.29%) Ant
8 3 (10.71%) SoapUI
8 3 (10.71%) Subversion
9 2 (7.14%) Appium
9 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
9 2 (7.14%) Flyway
9 2 (7.14%) HP UFT
9 2 (7.14%) Selenium
10 1 (3.57%) IntelliJ
General
1 4 (14.29%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
1 24 (85.71%) Java Developer
2 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (3.57%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (3.57%) JSP Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Programmer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (89.29%) Spring
2 22 (78.57%) SOAP
3 19 (67.86%) J2EE
4 18 (64.29%) AngularJS
5 13 (46.43%) Hibernate
5 13 (46.43%) Spring Boot
6 11 (39.29%) Web Services
7 10 (35.71%) JMS
7 10 (35.71%) JSF
7 10 (35.71%) Node.js
8 6 (21.43%) Drools
9 5 (17.86%) CSS
9 5 (17.86%) XML
10 3 (10.71%) JPA
10 3 (10.71%) jQuery
10 3 (10.71%) JSP
10 3 (10.71%) REST
10 3 (10.71%) XML Schema
11 2 (7.14%) HTML
11 2 (7.14%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (46.43%) Microservices
2 11 (39.29%) Test Automation
3 9 (32.14%) Unit Testing
4 8 (28.57%) SDLC
5 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
6 5 (17.86%) BDD
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (10.71%) MVC
7 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
8 2 (7.14%) API Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Change Control
8 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
8 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Static Code Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 2 (7.14%) Test Strategy
8 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (67.86%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) Java 8
4 10 (35.71%) Groovy
4 10 (35.71%) Python
5 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.71%) C#
7 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Micro Focus
3 1 (3.57%) Guidewire
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft