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 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.

JUnit
UK / Wales
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 53 65
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12  
Contract jobs citing JUnit 3 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.49% 0.54% 1.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.68% 2.94% 4.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 9
Median daily rate £450 £288 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.52% -14.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +1.17% +13.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £39.50 £51.23
% change year-on-year +5.06% -22.88%  

JUnit 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 112 102 224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 18.18% 18.51% 25.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 67 168
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £291 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

JUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

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 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 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
South Wales -5 3 £450 +56.52%
JUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing JUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for JUnit.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Korn
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) JBehave
4 1 (20.00%) Dropwizard
4 1 (20.00%) BrowserStack
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

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 (40.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) BrowserStack
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) JBehave
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) QA Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Dropwizard
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA