The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 51 51 43
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 10 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.49% 2.19% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 2.97% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
Average daily rate
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£281 £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.03% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £378 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Unit Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
497 471 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 74.07% 73.82% 62.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 250 198
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 46 33
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 24 (66.67%) CSS
3 22 (61.11%) MVC
4 20 (55.56%) HTML
5 18 (50.00%) .NET
6 17 (47.22%) SQL
6 17 (47.22%) jQuery
7 16 (44.44%) C#
8 13 (36.11%) Oracle
9 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
10 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
11 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
11 10 (27.78%) Laravel
11 10 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (27.78%) MySQL
11 10 (27.78%) PHP
12 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 9 (25.00%) HTML5
13 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
13 8 (22.22%) Finance
13 8 (22.22%) Windows
14 7 (19.44%) OO
14 7 (19.44%) XHTML
14 7 (19.44%) OOD
14 7 (19.44%) WCF
15 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (16.67%) Korn
15 6 (16.67%) PHP5
15 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 5 (13.89%) Apache
1 5 (13.89%) nginx
2 4 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 4 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) 802.15
1 2 (5.56%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.89%) PHPUnit
4 4 (11.11%) Subversion
4 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 4 (11.11%) MSBuild
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.78%) Moq
6 1 (2.78%) Mocha
6 1 (2.78%) NUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Grunt
6 1 (2.78%) PhantomJS
6 1 (2.78%) Bower
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 9 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 7 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Firmware Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Embedded C Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) UNIX Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) IT Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) CSS
2 20 (55.56%) HTML
3 18 (50.00%) .NET
4 17 (47.22%) jQuery
5 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
6 10 (27.78%) Laravel
6 10 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (25.00%) HTML5
8 7 (19.44%) WCF
8 7 (19.44%) XHTML
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (13.89%) RESTful
11 4 (11.11%) Ajax
11 4 (11.11%) Symfony
11 4 (11.11%) CSS3
12 3 (8.33%) Entity Framework
13 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 1 (2.78%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.56%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) Windows
2 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (5.56%) Debian
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (61.11%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) Multithreading
3 7 (19.44%) OO
3 7 (19.44%) OOD
4 6 (16.67%) OOP
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
6 4 (11.11%) Validation
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.33%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) ITSM
9 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.78%) BDD
9 1 (2.78%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) C#
4 10 (27.78%) PHP
5 6 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 6 (16.67%) Korn
5 6 (16.67%) PHP5
6 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 3 (8.33%) Python
7 3 (8.33%) C
8 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 2 (5.56%) Perl
9 1 (2.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Twitter
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft