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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 80 78 95
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +17
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 28 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.42% 1.45% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.85% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 22
Median daily rate £425 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £420 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.90 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.97% +4.87%

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
1590 1896 1865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.67% 78.44% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 993 989
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 75 22
Median hourly rate £23.34 £17.50 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.37% -13.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 January 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
Reading -10 11 £425 -10.52% 6
Slough +17 7 £450 +8.43% 1
Bracknell +6 6 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) Java
3 18 (35.29%) SQL
4 17 (33.33%) C#
5 16 (31.37%) Oracle
6 14 (27.45%) HTML
6 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
6 14 (27.45%) CSS
6 14 (27.45%) Finance
7 13 (25.49%) Web Services
7 13 (25.49%) .NET
8 12 (23.53%) TDD
8 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
9 11 (21.57%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (21.57%) OO
10 10 (19.61%) OOD
11 9 (17.65%) PL/SQL
11 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 9 (17.65%) JUnit
11 9 (17.65%) Subversion
11 9 (17.65%) SDLC
12 8 (15.69%) Line Management
12 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (15.69%) Scrum
12 8 (15.69%) Spring
12 8 (15.69%) Web Development
12 8 (15.69%) Internet
13 7 (13.73%) MySQL
13 7 (13.73%) XML
13 7 (13.73%) SOAP

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 4 (7.84%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.88%) Documentum
3 2 (3.92%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.96%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.96%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.96%) IaaS
3 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Internet
2 5 (9.80%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) MySQL
3 6 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) OLAP
6 1 (1.96%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (1.96%) Redis
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.65%) JUnit
2 9 (17.65%) Subversion
3 7 (13.73%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.73%) Maven
4 5 (9.80%) MSTest
4 5 (9.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.80%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (7.84%) Bitbucket
5 4 (7.84%) Grunt
5 4 (7.84%) JIRA
6 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.88%) ProC
7 2 (3.92%) Bower
7 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
7 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.96%) Gradle
8 1 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) SQL Developer
3 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (9.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (9.80%) JavaScript Developer
5 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL Developer
5 5 (9.80%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.84%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (7.84%) HTML Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.84%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) WPF Developer
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) SOA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (27.45%) CSS
1 14 (27.45%) HTML
2 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 13 (25.49%) Web Services
3 8 (15.69%) Spring
4 7 (13.73%) SOAP
4 7 (13.73%) XML
5 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 6 (11.76%) JSON
5 6 (11.76%) REST
5 6 (11.76%) RESTful
6 5 (9.80%) HTML5
6 5 (9.80%) Laravel
6 5 (9.80%) WPF
7 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.84%) Backbone.js
7 4 (7.84%) CSS3
7 4 (7.84%) jQuery
7 4 (7.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) CMDB
5 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (7.84%) Unix
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) TDD
3 11 (21.57%) OO
4 10 (19.61%) OOD
5 9 (17.65%) SDLC
6 8 (15.69%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.69%) Line Management
6 8 (15.69%) Scrum
6 8 (15.69%) Web Development
7 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 6 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 6 (11.76%) SOA
8 6 (11.76%) Software Delivery
8 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 6 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 6 (11.76%) Workflow
9 5 (9.80%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 18 (35.29%) SQL
3 17 (33.33%) C#
4 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
5 9 (17.65%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.80%) PHP
7 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.88%) C
8 3 (5.88%) C++
9 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.96%) Haskell
10 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.96%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
1 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) BMC
2 2 (3.92%) CA
2 2 (3.92%) HP
2 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.96%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Sonatype
3 1 (1.96%) VMware
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