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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 41 33 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.55% 0.50% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.70% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£338 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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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 Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
204 143 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 79.07% 71.86% 72.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 67 80
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £540 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.86% -34.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (40.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
3 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Yii
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (40.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Google

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jasmine
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (40.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (40.00%) iOS SDK
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (40.00%) Android SDK
3 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
3 2 (40.00%) Yii
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) XQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (20.00%) JPQL
3 1 (20.00%) HQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Google