The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.03% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 46 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 70.69% 64.79% 74.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 19
Average daily rate £405 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.72% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.38 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.26% -61.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 10 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (50.00%) Sun
3 5 (50.00%) Sun Certification
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) Perl
3 5 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) Ant
3 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (50.00%) UNIX
3 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Subversion
3 5 (50.00%) Altiris
3 5 (50.00%) Maven
3 5 (50.00%) Lua
3 5 (50.00%) Release Management
3 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (40.00%) SCOM
5 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Sophos
5 2 (20.00%) SCCM
5 2 (20.00%) McAfee

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) ClearCase
2 5 (50.00%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (50.00%) Ant
2 5 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (50.00%) Subversion
2 5 (50.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Design Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Release Management
1 5 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
1 5 (50.00%) Java
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) Lua
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Sun
1 5 (50.00%) Altiris
2 2 (20.00%) Sophos
2 2 (20.00%) McAfee
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £350 - £495 per day
Posted: 15 days ago