The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 - - 17
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Unit Testing
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 113 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 81.31% 88.28% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 88 42
Median daily rate £403 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £356 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 19
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.64%
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 Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Chester region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Unit Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

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 Chester region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) RIA
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Neo4j
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java