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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - 11 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 4.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £363 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +10.29%
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
18 34 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 66.67% 77.27% 58.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 25
Average daily rate £490 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.17% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £328 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £50.00 £29.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +71.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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