The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 28 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 3.51% - 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% - 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Median daily rate £320 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £358
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.85%
Unit Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
178 173 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 78.07% 68.38% 84.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 95 103
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £485 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 6 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.98 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.50% +33.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.50 £67.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 Devon

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 1 £295 -
Plymouth - 1 - -
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 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 Devon region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (58.82%) Web Development
5 9 (52.94%) RESTful
5 9 (52.94%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (52.94%) Build Automation
5 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
5 9 (52.94%) Front End Development
5 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
5 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 9 (52.94%) Web Services
6 6 (35.29%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) QA
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) PL/1
7 4 (23.53%) Delphi
8 3 (17.65%) C
8 3 (17.65%) Perl
8 3 (17.65%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) XSL
8 3 (17.65%) Unix
8 3 (17.65%) UML
8 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
8 3 (17.65%) ClearCase
8 3 (17.65%) Subversion
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) Ruby

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) RDBMS
1 9 (52.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) ClearCase
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
1 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
2 2 (11.76%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Web Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Web Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Developer in Test
4 1 (5.88%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) HTML
2 9 (52.94%) CSS
2 9 (52.94%) RESTful
2 9 (52.94%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) XML
3 3 (17.65%) XSL
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) N-Tier
2 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Web Development
3 9 (52.94%) Build Automation
3 9 (52.94%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (52.94%) Front End Development
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) UML
6 2 (11.76%) BDD
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) OO
6 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
7 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.88%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Python
4 4 (23.53%) Delphi
4 4 (23.53%) PL/1
5 3 (17.65%) C
5 3 (17.65%) Perl
5 3 (17.65%) Ruby
6 2 (11.76%) C#
7 1 (5.88%) SQL
7 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft