The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 30 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 4 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.13% 4.96% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 5.75% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Unit Testing
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 226 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 77.66% 86.26% 67.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 164 63
Median daily rate £475 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Median hourly rate £21.36 £21.15 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.99% +34.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.97 £12.50 £13.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.00 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton 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 Brighton

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

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 Brighton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Ajax
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Hudson
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Ant
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Gradle
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) jMock
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) Ajax
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (33.33%) LINQ
2 2 (33.33%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Code Coverage
5 1 (16.67%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
5 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 1 (16.67%) Rally
1 1 (16.67%) Sencha