The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 24 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.90% 2.94% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 3.59% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.06%
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.88 £41.85 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +11.60%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
153 195 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 72.86% 81.93% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 110 73
Median daily rate £320 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.66% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 10
Median hourly rate £16.50 £82.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +135.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.75 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £82.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Basingstoke region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Unit Testing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) SAP EHS
2 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) Biotechnology
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP EHS
2 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Biotechnology
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP