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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.91% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.19% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£520 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
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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
153 71 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 82.26% 81.61% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 63 59
Average daily rate £450 £438 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £260 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £605 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 22 (84.62%) Security Cleared
1 22 (84.62%) SC Cleared
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) ETL
3 13 (50.00%) SAS
3 13 (50.00%) Java
3 13 (50.00%) UNIX
3 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 13 (50.00%) Selenium
3 13 (50.00%) ETL Development
3 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 13 (50.00%) SAS Macro
3 13 (50.00%) Base SAS
4 12 (46.15%) Greenplum
5 9 (34.62%) GlassFish
5 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (34.62%) Jetty
5 9 (34.62%) jQuery
5 9 (34.62%) Dojo
5 9 (34.62%) Spring MVC
5 9 (34.62%) Apache Flex
5 9 (34.62%) JSON
5 9 (34.62%) JIRA
5 9 (34.62%) Ajax
5 9 (34.62%) OpenLaszlo
5 9 (34.62%) Ubuntu
5 9 (34.62%) Squid
5 9 (34.62%) Document Management

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (50.00%) SAS
2 9 (34.62%) iPlanet
2 9 (34.62%) GlassFish
2 9 (34.62%) Jetty
2 9 (34.62%) Alfresco
2 9 (34.62%) Mule
2 9 (34.62%) nginx
2 9 (34.62%) Confluence
2 9 (34.62%) Apache Qpid
2 9 (34.62%) Node.js
2 9 (34.62%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (34.62%) Tornado
2 9 (34.62%) WildFly
2 9 (34.62%) Mule ESB
2 9 (34.62%) Apache TomEE
2 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
2 9 (34.62%) JBoss
2 9 (34.62%) Apache
2 9 (34.62%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) HTTP
1 9 (34.62%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Base SAS
1 13 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 9 (34.62%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (34.62%) InterSystems Cache
2 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
2 9 (34.62%) Redis
2 9 (34.62%) Riak
2 9 (34.62%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Selenium
2 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 9 (34.62%) Mocha
2 9 (34.62%) JUnit
2 9 (34.62%) JMeter
2 9 (34.62%) Maven
2 9 (34.62%) JIRA
2 9 (34.62%) Gerrit
2 9 (34.62%) Gradle
2 9 (34.62%) Artifactory
2 9 (34.62%) Jenkins
2 9 (34.62%) SonarQube
3 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 4 (15.38%) JBehave
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) SAS Developer
3 6 (23.08%) ETL Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Java Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Architect
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Tester
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Tester
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Tester
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Analyst
5 4 (15.38%) Senior Automation Tester
6 2 (7.69%) SAS ETL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
1 9 (34.62%) JDBC
1 9 (34.62%) Struts
1 9 (34.62%) Hibernate
1 9 (34.62%) Spring
1 9 (34.62%) Ajax
1 9 (34.62%) OpenLaszlo
1 9 (34.62%) JSON
1 9 (34.62%) Dojo
1 9 (34.62%) Spring MVC
1 9 (34.62%) Apache Flex
1 9 (34.62%) jQuery
1 9 (34.62%) Drools
1 9 (34.62%) YAML
1 9 (34.62%) Apache CXF
1 9 (34.62%) HTML5
1 9 (34.62%) Memcached
1 9 (34.62%) RabbitMQ
1 9 (34.62%) REST
1 9 (34.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) UNIX
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Ubuntu
2 9 (34.62%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 13 (50.00%) ETL
2 13 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (50.00%) ETL Development
3 9 (34.62%) Microservices
3 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
3 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) Validation
3 9 (34.62%) SOA
3 9 (34.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (34.62%) Open Source
3 9 (34.62%) Data Virtualisation
3 9 (34.62%) Document Management
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) OO
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) Java
1 13 (50.00%) SAS Macro
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (84.62%) SC Cleared
1 22 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
1 9 (34.62%) Squid
1 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (34.62%) Varnish
1 9 (34.62%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) ZABBIX
1 9 (34.62%) Puppet
1 9 (34.62%) HAProxy
1 9 (34.62%) Ansible
1 9 (34.62%) logstash
1 9 (34.62%) Salt
1 9 (34.62%) Kibana
1 9 (34.62%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Greenplum
2 9 (34.62%) Pega
2 9 (34.62%) Splunk
2 9 (34.62%) Twitter
2 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Red Hat
2 9 (34.62%) VMware