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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - 20 21
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford - 9.45% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 11.30% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Median daily rate - £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Unit Testing
West Yorkshire

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
145 230 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 86.31% 83.64% 84.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 131 70
Median daily rate £380 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £15.36 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.84% +5.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford 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 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 8 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python