The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 38 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 6 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.70% 1.50% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.89% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £350 £358 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £340 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £494 £472
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
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
291 370 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.67% 79.06% 76.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 272 201
Median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 19
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.39 £20.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.50 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 20 (74.07%) C#
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) .NET Framework
3 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio
3 14 (51.85%) WPF
4 11 (40.74%) Change Control
4 11 (40.74%) Integration Testing
5 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
5 10 (37.04%) WinForms
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) WCF
7 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 5 (18.52%) SQL
9 5 (18.52%) CMS
9 5 (18.52%) Content Management
10 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
10 4 (14.81%) System Testing
10 4 (14.81%) XAML
10 4 (14.81%) PhD
10 4 (14.81%) jQuery
11 3 (11.11%) Silverlight
11 3 (11.11%) SAP BPC
11 3 (11.11%) iPad
11 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.11%) SAP
11 3 (11.11%) NetWeaver
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 3 (11.11%) Degree
11 3 (11.11%) SCADA

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (18.52%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) NetWeaver
3 2 (7.41%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.70%) Xcode
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) WPF Developer
4 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 5 (18.52%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 3 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Android Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
7 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
7 2 (7.41%) WCF Developer
7 2 (7.41%) XAML Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Digital Development Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Embedded Developer
8 1 (3.70%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) .NET Framework
3 14 (51.85%) WPF
4 10 (37.04%) WinForms
5 9 (33.33%) WCF
6 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) jQuery
8 3 (11.11%) Silverlight
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.41%) CSS
9 2 (7.41%) HTML
10 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
10 1 (3.70%) MFC
10 1 (3.70%) RESTful
10 1 (3.70%) STL
10 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) iPad
1 3 (11.11%) SCADA
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Change Control
1 11 (40.74%) Integration Testing
2 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) Content Management
5 4 (14.81%) Automated Testing
5 4 (14.81%) System Testing
6 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Android Development
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) OOD
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Security
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.70%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) XAML
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) PhD
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.70%) Facebook
3 1 (3.70%) OutlookSoft
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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