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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 39 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.20% 14.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 15.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £425 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.29% +6.85%
Unit Testing
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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
220 128 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 88.35% 90.78% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 88 39
Median daily rate £418 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £27.78 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% +63.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (66.67%) Grunt
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) gulp
2 4 (66.67%) JAX-RS
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) iPad
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
4 1 (16.67%) WildFly
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Guidewire
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) JBoss
4 1 (16.67%) Toad
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering

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 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) Grunt
2 4 (66.67%) gulp
2 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Toad
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Angular Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) AngularJS
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (66.67%) JAX-RS
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Process Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Guidewire