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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 27 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.04% 1.51% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 1.83% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate £450 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +16.37%
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 £40.95 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +10.29%
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
100 219 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 68.03% 82.64% 79.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 127 71
Average daily rate £350 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 8
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.58 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.72% +43.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.40 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.50 £15.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) BDD
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) REST
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
4 4 (50.00%) OO
4 4 (50.00%) .NET
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) B2B
5 3 (37.50%) MVC
5 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
6 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (25.00%) Maven
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (25.00%) Hudson
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) Ant
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) OOP
7 1 (12.50%) JMS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 2 (25.00%) Ant
3 2 (25.00%) Hudson
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Gradle
4 1 (12.50%) JMeter
4 1 (12.50%) jMock
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
4 1 (12.50%) XMLUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (12.50%) Java Analyst Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) JMS
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (12.50%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) B2B
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) DevOps
6 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (12.50%) SOLID
6 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
1 1 (12.50%) Rally