The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
Unit Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46 25 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 70.77% 64.10% 65.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 26
Median daily rate £306 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £353 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £505 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Median hourly rate £38.50 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.46% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit Testing across the Aberdeen region.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen