The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 8 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 21 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 15.44% - 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.95% - 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
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£450 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.40 £35.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +5.26%
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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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 48 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 86.03% 57.83% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 42 50
Average daily rate £400 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £605 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 17 (77.27%) Security Cleared
1 17 (77.27%) SC Cleared
2 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) Windows
4 13 (59.09%) ETL
4 13 (59.09%) SAS
4 13 (59.09%) Requirements Analysis
4 13 (59.09%) SAS Macro
4 13 (59.09%) UNIX
4 13 (59.09%) Base SAS
4 13 (59.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (59.09%) ETL Development
5 12 (54.55%) Greenplum
6 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (36.36%) Java
7 8 (36.36%) Selenium
7 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
8 5 (22.73%) MVC
8 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) HTML
8 5 (22.73%) CSS
8 5 (22.73%) HTML5
8 5 (22.73%) jQuery
8 5 (22.73%) CSS3
9 4 (18.18%) Modernizr
9 4 (18.18%) JSLint
9 4 (18.18%) Splunk
9 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 13 (59.09%) SAS
2 4 (18.18%) iPlanet
2 4 (18.18%) GlassFish
2 4 (18.18%) Jetty
2 4 (18.18%) Alfresco
2 4 (18.18%) Mule
2 4 (18.18%) nginx
2 4 (18.18%) Confluence
2 4 (18.18%) Apache Qpid
2 4 (18.18%) Node.js
2 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (18.18%) Tornado
2 4 (18.18%) WildFly
2 4 (18.18%) Mule ESB
2 4 (18.18%) Apache TomEE
2 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
2 4 (18.18%) JBoss
2 4 (18.18%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) OpenShift
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) HTTP
1 4 (18.18%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) Base SAS
1 13 (59.09%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 4 (18.18%) Redis
2 4 (18.18%) Riak
2 4 (18.18%) Infinispan
2 4 (18.18%) MySQL
2 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (18.18%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Selenium
2 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 4 (18.18%) JUnit
2 4 (18.18%) JMeter
2 4 (18.18%) Maven
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 4 (18.18%) JBehave
2 4 (18.18%) Mocha
2 4 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 4 (18.18%) Gerrit
2 4 (18.18%) Gradle
2 4 (18.18%) Artifactory
2 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 4 (18.18%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) SAS Developer
3 6 (27.27%) ETL Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Java Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Automation Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Automation Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Automation Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Tester
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Tester
5 2 (9.09%) SAS ETL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) jQuery
1 5 (22.73%) CSS3
1 5 (22.73%) HTML5
2 4 (18.18%) Memcached
2 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (18.18%) REST
2 4 (18.18%) React
2 4 (18.18%) EclipseLink
2 4 (18.18%) Modernizr
2 4 (18.18%) JSLint
2 4 (18.18%) Backbone.js
2 4 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (18.18%) Restlet
2 4 (18.18%) Gherkin
2 4 (18.18%) JAX-RS
2 4 (18.18%) Ember.js
2 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
2 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) UNIX
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Ubuntu
3 4 (18.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (59.09%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (59.09%) ETL
2 13 (59.09%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (59.09%) ETL Development
3 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Validation
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 4 (18.18%) Data Virtualisation
5 4 (18.18%) Document Management
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 4 (18.18%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SAS Macro
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) SC Cleared
1 17 (77.27%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 4 (18.18%) Squid
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (18.18%) Varnish
1 4 (18.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) ZABBIX
1 4 (18.18%) Puppet
1 4 (18.18%) HAProxy
1 4 (18.18%) Ansible
1 4 (18.18%) logstash
1 4 (18.18%) Salt
1 4 (18.18%) Kibana
1 4 (18.18%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Greenplum
2 4 (18.18%) Pega
2 4 (18.18%) Splunk
2 4 (18.18%) Twitter
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 4 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft