The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 25 21 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 6 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.88% 1.78% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.43% 2.33% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £420 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
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 £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 129 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 84.13% 76.33% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 61 85
Average daily rate £350 £330 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.53 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Scrum
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) RUP
2 17 (73.91%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (73.91%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (69.57%) Finance
4 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
6 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
7 10 (43.48%) Coaching
8 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
9 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (26.09%) OLAP Cube
9 6 (26.09%) MVC
9 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (26.09%) .NET
9 6 (26.09%) OLAP
9 6 (26.09%) C#
9 6 (26.09%) CRM
9 6 (26.09%) ETL
10 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
11 3 (13.04%) MS Excel

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server
1 17 (73.91%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (73.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (26.09%) OLAP
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (26.09%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (69.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Test Analyst
3 10 (43.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 4 (17.39%) CRM Developer
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
6 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Programmer
8 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Business Test Analyst
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Scrum
2 17 (73.91%) RUP
2 17 (73.91%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (47.83%) Test Scripting
4 10 (43.48%) Coaching
5 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
6 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
6 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (26.09%) CRM
6 6 (26.09%) ETL
6 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Regression Testing
7 2 (8.70%) System Testing
7 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) C#
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
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