Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 80 78
Rank change year-on-year -10 -2 +30
Contract jobs citing JUnit 19 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.23% 0.87% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.50% 3.77% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 7
Wales median daily rate £490 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +50.00% -12.73%
10th Percentile £379 £356 £256
90th Percentile £579 £494 £438
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £62.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -32.00% +47.06% +4.94%

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 422 265 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 27.28% 22.92% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 196 167
Wales median daily rate £413 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.10% -1.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £299 £288
90th Percentile £575 £533 £530
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Wales median hourly rate £28.00 £21.57 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.81% - -
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +9.21%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -12 18 £456 +1.27% 1
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
1 19 (100.00%) Maven
2 17 (89.47%) SOAP
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 15 (78.95%) Git (software)
4 14 (73.68%) AngularJS
4 14 (73.68%) J2EE
5 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
5 10 (52.63%) Microservices
5 10 (52.63%) Spring Boot
6 9 (47.37%) Java 8
6 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
6 9 (47.37%) Web Services
7 8 (42.11%) Python
7 8 (42.11%) JMS
7 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
7 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (42.11%) JSF
7 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (42.11%) Confluence
7 8 (42.11%) Node.js
7 8 (42.11%) Groovy
7 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
7 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
7 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
7 8 (42.11%) JIRA
7 8 (42.11%) Artifactory

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 8 (42.11%) Confluence
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
1 8 (42.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 19 (100.00%) Maven
2 15 (78.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (47.37%) Jenkins
4 8 (42.11%) Artifactory
4 8 (42.11%) JIRA
5 7 (36.84%) Gradle
6 6 (31.58%) TestNG
7 3 (15.79%) Ant
7 3 (15.79%) Subversion
8 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
9 1 (5.26%) Flyway
9 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
1 17 (89.47%) Java Developer
2 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (5.26%) JSP Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Spring
2 17 (89.47%) SOAP
3 14 (73.68%) AngularJS
3 14 (73.68%) J2EE
4 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
4 10 (52.63%) Spring Boot
5 9 (47.37%) Web Services
6 8 (42.11%) JMS
6 8 (42.11%) JSF
6 8 (42.11%) Node.js
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) Drools
8 3 (15.79%) REST
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) XML Schema
9 2 (10.53%) HTML
9 2 (10.53%) JPA
9 2 (10.53%) jQuery
9 2 (10.53%) JSP
10 1 (5.26%) Thymeleaf
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Microservices
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 7 (36.84%) Unit Testing
4 4 (21.05%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 2 (10.53%) Static Code Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Java 8
4 8 (42.11%) Groovy
4 8 (42.11%) Python
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Guidewire