The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 99 89 94
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 20 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.86% 0.90% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.16% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 17
Median daily rate £500 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £320 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £62.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Unit Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1845 1899 1877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.32% 77.64% 75.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1017 944 886
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 68 24
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £41.31 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -14 8 £465 +32.85% 6
Wokingham - 4 £511 -
Maidenhead - 1 £500 -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 19 (36.54%) C#
2 18 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (30.77%) Integration Testing
3 16 (30.77%) Data Modelling
4 15 (28.85%) Web Services
4 15 (28.85%) Windows
4 15 (28.85%) Windows Server
5 14 (26.92%) CRM
5 14 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (23.08%) Functional Testing
7 10 (19.23%) SDLC
7 10 (19.23%) Knowledge Management
7 10 (19.23%) SAP IS-U
7 10 (19.23%) Billing
7 10 (19.23%) Java
7 10 (19.23%) ABAP
7 10 (19.23%) SAP
7 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
9 8 (15.38%) .NET
9 8 (15.38%) XAML
9 8 (15.38%) CTI
9 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (13.46%) SQL
10 7 (13.46%) XML
11 6 (11.54%) Contact Management
11 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
11 6 (11.54%) REST
12 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
12 5 (9.62%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.77%) Documentum
3 2 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) nginx
4 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (19.23%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) CTI
2 5 (9.62%) RTP
3 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (5.77%) Big Data
1 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
1 3 (5.77%) Riak
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
2 2 (3.85%) VoltDB
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.92%) Power BI
3 1 (1.92%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) Ant
2 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.69%) JUnit
2 4 (7.69%) Maven
3 3 (5.77%) MSTest
4 2 (3.85%) Build Forge
4 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.85%) JIRA
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) Gradle
General
1 10 (19.23%) Billing
2 3 (5.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Games
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (59.62%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) Consultant
3 12 (23.08%) CRM Developer
4 10 (19.23%) SAP Consultant
4 10 (19.23%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 10 (19.23%) Senior Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Architect
7 5 (9.62%) CRM Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
9 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Documentum Architect
9 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) Web Services
2 8 (15.38%) .NET
3 7 (13.46%) XML
4 6 (11.54%) REST
5 5 (9.62%) SAP Smart Forms
5 5 (9.62%) SOAP
6 4 (7.69%) CSS
6 4 (7.69%) HTML
6 4 (7.69%) Spring
7 3 (5.77%) JSON
7 3 (5.77%) RESTful
7 3 (5.77%) WDK
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.85%) J2EE
8 2 (3.85%) JMS
8 2 (3.85%) JSP
8 2 (3.85%) Spring MVC
8 2 (3.85%) WPF
8 2 (3.85%) XSD
8 2 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.69%) W3C
2 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) CMDB
3 2 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
1 15 (28.85%) Windows Server
2 4 (7.69%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Data Modelling
1 16 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 14 (26.92%) CRM
3 12 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 10 (19.23%) Knowledge Management
4 10 (19.23%) SDLC
5 8 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.54%) Contact Management
7 5 (9.62%) Migration
7 5 (9.62%) Scrum
7 5 (9.62%) TDD
7 5 (9.62%) Web Development
7 5 (9.62%) Workflow
8 4 (7.69%) Document Management
8 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.77%) Content Management
9 3 (5.77%) Information Governance
9 3 (5.77%) Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (5.77%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) C#
2 10 (19.23%) ABAP
2 10 (19.23%) Java
3 8 (15.38%) XAML
4 7 (13.46%) SQL
5 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) HND
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
1 10 (19.23%) SAP
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 2 (3.85%) BMC
3 2 (3.85%) CA
3 2 (3.85%) HP
3 2 (3.85%) hybris
3 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.92%) Xamarin