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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 35 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.14% 0.71% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 0.80% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +7.14%
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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
243 125 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 92.40% 89.29% 66.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 109 53
Median daily rate £413 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon 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 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 2 May 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (25.00%) iPad
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Toad
2 1 (25.00%) Star Schema

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Angular Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JAX-RS
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (25.00%) SAP