The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 29 March 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 139 135
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4  
Contract jobs citing TestNG 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.035% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +2.66% +10.29%  
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 advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 446 473 368
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 21.01% 16.45% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 346 242
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

TestNG
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

TestNG
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TestNG in Yorkshire

TestNG
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TestNG within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
West Yorkshire - 2 £349 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
TestNG
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for TestNG.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) Redis
2 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (25.00%) LDAP
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Test Management
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Mockito
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) Test Planning

TestNG
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (100.00%) Redis
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
2 2 (25.00%) Mockito
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Performance Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Tester
2 2 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (25.00%) Symfony
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Automation Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (25.00%) Test Management
1 2 (25.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat