The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol 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 54 58 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 20 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.20% 1.71% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 2.22% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 16
Median daily rate £333 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.67% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £232 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £406
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
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
739 677 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.12% 77.11% 77.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 529 502
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 16 20
Median hourly rate £40.75 £41.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +105.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £13.15 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £90.00 £47.50
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 Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bristol region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

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 Bristol region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 19 (70.37%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) Apple iOS
3 15 (55.56%) iOS Development
4 13 (48.15%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 11 (40.74%) CSS
5 11 (40.74%) Objective-C
5 11 (40.74%) Scrum
5 11 (40.74%) Apple Swift
6 10 (37.04%) SQL
6 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
6 10 (37.04%) Progressive Enhancement
6 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 8 (29.63%) BDD
8 8 (29.63%) Web Services
9 7 (25.93%) SOAP
9 7 (25.93%) Cocoa
9 7 (25.93%) Cocoa Touch
9 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
9 7 (25.93%) REST
10 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 6 (22.22%) CouchDB
10 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 6 (22.22%) SQLite

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (22.22%) TestFlight
3 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 6 (22.22%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (22.22%) CouchDB
2 6 (22.22%) MySQL
2 6 (22.22%) SQLite
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (11.11%) Capybara
2 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (11.11%) git-flow
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
2 3 (11.11%) RSpec
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) InstallShield
3 1 (3.70%) NuGet
3 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Xcode
3 1 (3.70%) XMLUnit
General
1 1 (3.70%) Advertising
1 1 (3.70%) Automotive
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) iOS Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior iOS Developer
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior UI Developer
6 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Objective-C Developer
8 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) Web Services
4 7 (25.93%) Cocoa
4 7 (25.93%) Cocoa Touch
4 7 (25.93%) REST
4 7 (25.93%) SOAP
5 6 (22.22%) .NET
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.81%) HTML5
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (11.11%) Dropwizard
7 3 (11.11%) Node.js
7 3 (11.11%) React
7 3 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (11.11%) Sass
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (7.41%) JSON
8 2 (7.41%) RESTful
8 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 2 (7.41%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) iPad
4 1 (3.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.11%) Android
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) TDD
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (55.56%) iOS Development
4 11 (40.74%) Scrum
5 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
5 10 (37.04%) Progressive Enhancement
6 8 (29.63%) BDD
7 6 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (22.22%) MVC
7 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 5 (18.52%) Front End Development
9 4 (14.81%) OO
9 4 (14.81%) Web Development
10 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
10 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
10 3 (11.11%) ETL
10 3 (11.11%) Migration
10 3 (11.11%) OOP
10 3 (11.11%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) Apple Swift
2 11 (40.74%) Objective-C
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) C#
5 5 (18.52%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) Python
6 3 (11.11%) Ruby
6 3 (11.11%) Scala
7 2 (7.41%) PHP
8 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Apple
1 1 (3.70%) Google
1 1 (3.70%) Telerik
1 1 (3.70%) Zend
Bristol
Nigel Frank International
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