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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 44 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -13
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 13 22 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.18% 3.03% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 3.83% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 20
Average daily rate £320 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £400 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.95 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +5.88%
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
468 575 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.66% 79.09% 71.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 336 195
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 53 37
Average hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 11 £345 +97.14% 6
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
1 22 (47.83%) jQuery
2 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (39.13%) .NET
4 16 (34.78%) C#
5 13 (28.26%) REST
6 12 (26.09%) HTML5
6 12 (26.09%) HTML
6 12 (26.09%) Java
6 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
6 12 (26.09%) CSS
7 11 (23.91%) CSS3
7 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
8 10 (21.74%) PHP
9 9 (19.57%) MVC
9 9 (19.57%) Ajax
9 9 (19.57%) Node.js
9 9 (19.57%) Jasmine
9 9 (19.57%) Grunt
10 8 (17.39%) PhantomJS
10 8 (17.39%) TypeScript
10 8 (17.39%) Sass
10 8 (17.39%) WebStorm
10 8 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (17.39%) User Experience
10 8 (17.39%) Dart
10 8 (17.39%) gulp
10 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
10 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 9 (19.57%) Node.js
2 4 (8.70%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (10.87%) OmniGraffle
1 5 (10.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) SAP BPC
2 5 (10.87%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (2.17%) BigMachines
3 1 (2.17%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 6 (13.04%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
3 9 (19.57%) Grunt
3 9 (19.57%) Jasmine
4 8 (17.39%) gulp
4 8 (17.39%) IntelliJ
4 8 (17.39%) Mercurial
4 8 (17.39%) PhantomJS
4 8 (17.39%) WebStorm
5 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.35%) Axure RP
6 2 (4.35%) Selenium
7 1 (2.17%) Bower
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) GitLab
7 1 (2.17%) JIRA
7 1 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (2.17%) Sublime Text
7 1 (2.17%) Xcode
General
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Games
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) PHP Developer
6 5 (10.87%) SAP BPC Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) SAP Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Test Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) PHP Zend Developer
8 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) jQuery
2 18 (39.13%) .NET
3 13 (28.26%) REST
4 12 (26.09%) CSS
4 12 (26.09%) HTML
4 12 (26.09%) HTML5
5 11 (23.91%) CSS3
6 9 (19.57%) Ajax
7 8 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 8 (17.39%) Sass
7 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (13.04%) SOAP
8 6 (13.04%) WCF
8 6 (13.04%) WinForms
8 6 (13.04%) WPF
9 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
9 5 (10.87%) NHibernate
9 5 (10.87%) PhoneGap
9 5 (10.87%) Qt
9 5 (10.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Graphic Design
2 5 (10.87%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.70%) SCADA
4 3 (6.52%) Fintech
5 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.35%) iPad
6 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.57%) MVC
3 8 (17.39%) Front End Development
3 8 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (17.39%) Scrum
3 8 (17.39%) UX Design
4 7 (15.22%) Integration Testing
5 6 (13.04%) Coaching
5 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.87%) Automated Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Change Control
6 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.70%) Content Management
8 3 (6.52%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 2 (4.35%) DevOps
9 2 (4.35%) OO
9 2 (4.35%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.78%) C#
3 12 (26.09%) Java
4 10 (21.74%) PHP
5 8 (17.39%) Dart
5 8 (17.39%) ECMAScript
5 8 (17.39%) TypeScript
6 7 (15.22%) Python
7 5 (10.87%) C++
7 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
8 4 (8.70%) SQL
9 2 (4.35%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.35%) Groovy
10 1 (2.17%) ABAP
10 1 (2.17%) Apex Code
10 1 (2.17%) ES6
10 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.17%) XPath
10 1 (2.17%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
1 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) SAP
2 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Zend
3 2 (4.35%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.17%) Facebook
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) Siebel
4 1 (2.17%) Twitter
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