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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 29 44 41
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 15 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.84% 0.27% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 0.36% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Median daily rate £360 £545 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.94% +19.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £545 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £545 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +7.14%
Unit Testing
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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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
311 279 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.54% 75.82% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 185 166
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £272 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £509 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 31
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 £17.50 £13.85 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 19 (67.86%) C#
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 15 (53.57%) WPF
3 15 (53.57%) Visual Studio
4 12 (42.86%) Integration Testing
4 12 (42.86%) Change Control
5 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
5 11 (39.29%) WinForms
6 10 (35.71%) WCF
7 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (21.43%) jQuery
8 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.86%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.29%) System Testing
10 4 (14.29%) PhD
10 4 (14.29%) SCADA
10 4 (14.29%) Content Management
10 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
10 4 (14.29%) XAML
10 4 (14.29%) CMS
11 3 (10.71%) Finance
11 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
11 3 (10.71%) Degree
11 3 (10.71%) NetWeaver
11 3 (10.71%) SAP
11 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
11 3 (10.71%) SAP BPC
11 3 (10.71%) iPad

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 4 (14.29%) CMS
2 3 (10.71%) NetWeaver
3 2 (7.14%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (53.57%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) Grunt
3 2 (7.14%) gulp
3 2 (7.14%) IntelliJ
3 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.14%) PhantomJS
3 2 (7.14%) WebStorm
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (3.57%) Xcode
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 9 (32.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.00%) WPF Developer
4 6 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 3 (10.71%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (7.14%) WCF Developer
7 2 (7.14%) XAML Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Android Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Embedded Developer
8 1 (3.57%) iOS Developer
8 1 (3.57%) NetWeaver Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Software Tester
8 1 (3.57%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 15 (53.57%) WPF
4 11 (39.29%) WinForms
5 10 (35.71%) WCF
6 6 (21.43%) jQuery
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
9 2 (7.14%) Ajax
9 2 (7.14%) CSS
9 2 (7.14%) CSS3
9 2 (7.14%) HTML
9 2 (7.14%) HTML5
9 2 (7.14%) REST
9 2 (7.14%) Sass
9 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.57%) Cocoa
10 1 (3.57%) MFC
10 1 (3.57%) STL
10 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) SCADA
2 3 (10.71%) iPad
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Android
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Change Control
1 12 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 11 (39.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Content Management
4 4 (14.29%) System Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) OOD
5 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) SAP Security
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) UX Design
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 4 (14.29%) XAML
5 2 (7.14%) Dart
5 2 (7.14%) ECMAScript
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.57%) C
6 1 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.57%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) PhD
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Facebook
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) OutlookSoft
2 1 (3.57%) Twitter
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