The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 69 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing NUnit 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 0.87% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 8.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£290 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
NUnit
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
96 81 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.15% 10.10% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 30 24
Average daily rate £320 £363 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +27.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £478 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 1
Average hourly rate £31.50 £40.57 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +170.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

NUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

NUnit Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 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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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
Chester - - - - 1
Macclesfield - - - - 2
Warrington - - - - 3
NUnit
North West

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing NUnit 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 NUnit.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) LINQ
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (37.50%) XML
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) SQLite
5 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (37.50%) FxCop

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing NUnit 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 NUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Node.js
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (37.50%) SQLite
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) FxCop
4 3 (37.50%) StyleCop
4 3 (37.50%) Moq
5 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 2 (25.00%) MSTest
5 2 (25.00%) Ant
6 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) LINQ
1 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
2 5 (62.50%) CSS
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) RESTful
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) Ninject
4 3 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
5 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) MVVM
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware