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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - 35 38
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 1.52% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.70% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £311 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
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
200 235 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 81.30% 89.02% 73.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 185 136
Median daily rate £400 £360 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 12
Median hourly rate £17.13 £40.00 £27.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.18% +46.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.50 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) SOLID
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET

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 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) SOLID
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001