The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 27 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.29% - 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% - 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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 Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
145 152 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 93.55% 86.86% 89.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 124 76
Median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £350 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
2 1 (33.33%) Infinispan
2 1 (33.33%) Akka
2 1 (33.33%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (33.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Hazelcast
1 1 (33.33%) Infinispan
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Excel Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Excel VBA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Akka
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Validation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreaded Programming
1 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) DataSynapse