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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 50 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 18 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.39% 2.55% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 3.15% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 12
Median daily rate £363 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £278 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £383 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
609 667 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.98% 80.95% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 505 545
Median daily rate £390 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 27
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.13 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £16.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 24 (72.73%) TDD
2 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
3 14 (42.42%) Apple iOS
3 14 (42.42%) iOS Development
4 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
4 13 (39.39%) SQL
4 13 (39.39%) Scrum
5 12 (36.36%) HTML
5 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (33.33%) REST
6 11 (33.33%) CSS
6 11 (33.33%) SOAP
7 10 (30.30%) C#
7 10 (30.30%) Objective-C
7 10 (30.30%) Apple Swift
8 9 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
8 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (27.27%) BDD
8 9 (27.27%) Java
8 9 (27.27%) Web Services
8 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
9 8 (24.24%) Python
9 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
10 7 (21.21%) Unix
10 7 (21.21%) Linux
10 7 (21.21%) .NET
10 7 (21.21%) MVC
10 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
10 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS

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 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.15%) TestFlight
4 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (6.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MongoDB
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (15.15%) CouchDB
3 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 5 (15.15%) SQLite
4 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 3 (9.09%) GoCD
4 2 (6.06%) Capybara
4 2 (6.06%) git-flow
4 2 (6.06%) JUnit
4 2 (6.06%) RSpec
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
5 1 (3.03%) InstallShield
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) NuGet
5 1 (3.03%) NUnit
5 1 (3.03%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) Xcode
5 1 (3.03%) XMLUnit
General
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) iOS Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior iOS Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior UI Developer
6 4 (12.12%) UI Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Polyglot Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Python Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Automation Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Embedded C Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) CSS
2 11 (33.33%) REST
2 11 (33.33%) SOAP
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
5 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 6 (18.18%) Cocoa
7 5 (15.15%) Cocoa Touch
7 5 (15.15%) XML
8 4 (12.12%) HTML5
8 4 (12.12%) Node.js
8 4 (12.12%) React
9 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 3 (9.09%) Kafka
9 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (6.06%) Dropwizard
10 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
10 2 (6.06%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.06%) Digital TV
2 2 (6.06%) STB
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Apple iOS
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Unix
3 4 (12.12%) Android
4 3 (9.09%) Windows
5 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.03%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) TDD
2 23 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) iOS Development
4 13 (39.39%) Scrum
5 12 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (27.27%) BDD
6 9 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 9 (27.27%) Progressive Enhancement
7 7 (21.21%) MVC
8 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
9 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
9 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
10 4 (12.12%) Android Development
10 4 (12.12%) OO
10 4 (12.12%) OOP
11 3 (9.09%) Microservices
11 3 (9.09%) Web Design
11 3 (9.09%) Web Development
12 2 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
12 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) Apple Swift
3 10 (30.30%) C#
3 10 (30.30%) Objective-C
4 9 (27.27%) Java
5 8 (24.24%) Python
6 5 (15.15%) Scala
7 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 2 (6.06%) C
8 2 (6.06%) Lua
8 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
8 2 (6.06%) Ruby
8 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
1 3 (9.09%) LXC
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Apple
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.03%) Telerik
3 1 (3.03%) Zend
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