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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 46 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 9 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.60% 1.96% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.55% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 16
Median daily rate £350 £340 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +20.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £304 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £394 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £36.75 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.90 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-0.97% +4.87%

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
442 431 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.65% 76.96% 79.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 258 345
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 35 53
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -6 4 £363 +6.61% 6
Peterborough - 1 £290 -
Huntingdonshire - 1 - -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 11 (45.83%) C#
1 11 (45.83%) Manufacturing
2 10 (41.67%) .NET
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) Python
4 7 (29.17%) Change Management
4 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
4 7 (29.17%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) Java
4 7 (29.17%) ITSM
4 7 (29.17%) WPF
5 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
5 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.50%) NUnit
8 3 (12.50%) HTML
8 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.50%) XSLT
8 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
8 3 (12.50%) Moq
9 2 (8.33%) WCF
9 2 (8.33%) HTML5
9 2 (8.33%) JSON

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.17%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.50%) Moq
2 3 (12.50%) NUnit
3 1 (4.17%) GCC
3 1 (4.17%) GoogleTest
3 1 (4.17%) JDeveloper
3 1 (4.17%) Selenium
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (4.17%) Trac
General
1 11 (45.83%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) WPF Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# WPF Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) DSP Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) XML Developer
7 1 (4.17%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) Web Services
2 7 (29.17%) WPF
3 6 (25.00%) Oracle ADF
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) XSLT
5 2 (8.33%) HTML5
5 2 (8.33%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
5 2 (8.33%) WCF
5 2 (8.33%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Kafka
6 1 (4.17%) Node.js
6 1 (4.17%) React
6 1 (4.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) SCADA
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Change Management
1 7 (29.17%) ITSM
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (16.67%) TDD
3 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) SDLC
4 2 (8.33%) UML
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (4.17%) Fraud Detection
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) MVVM
5 1 (4.17%) Signal Processing
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 8 (33.33%) Python
3 7 (29.17%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ARP4754
1 1 (4.17%) MISRA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Progress
2 1 (4.17%) Siemens