The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 64 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 35 27 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.22% 1.72% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 2.23% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 12
Median daily rate £375 £375 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £346 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £465 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Unit Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1274 1212 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.74% 77.05% 73.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 791 752 560
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 30 59
Median hourly rate £16.09 £19.08 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.67% +19.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Nottinghamshire -10 14 £425 +13.33% 3
Northamptonshire +9 13 £325 -27.77% 2
Leicestershire - 5 £215 - 7
Derbyshire +4 3 £450 +20.00%
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 32 (50.00%) Java
2 28 (43.75%) Oracle
3 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
5 24 (37.50%) HTML
6 23 (35.94%) Web Services
7 21 (32.81%) Spring
7 21 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 19 (29.69%) JUnit
9 19 (29.69%) CSS
9 19 (29.69%) SQL
9 19 (29.69%) JSON
9 19 (29.69%) Jenkins
10 18 (28.13%) Oracle Database
10 18 (28.13%) Hibernate
11 17 (26.56%) C#
11 17 (26.56%) jQuery
12 16 (25.00%) HTML5
13 15 (23.44%) Degree
13 15 (23.44%) Unix
14 14 (21.88%) BDD
14 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
14 14 (21.88%) SDLC
15 13 (20.31%) .NET
15 13 (20.31%) Shell Script
15 13 (20.31%) Ajax
16 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
16 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
16 12 (18.75%) PL/SQL

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 10 (15.63%) WebLogic
2 9 (14.06%) JBoss
3 3 (4.69%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark
3 3 (4.69%) CMS
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) DMZ
1 2 (3.13%) Extranet
1 2 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 18 (28.13%) Oracle Database
3 14 (21.88%) Relational Database
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 12 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (15.63%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.69%) Big Data
6 3 (4.69%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.69%) HBase
6 3 (4.69%) Impala
7 2 (3.13%) MySQL
7 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) Jenkins
1 19 (29.69%) JUnit
2 12 (18.75%) Git (software)
3 11 (17.19%) Maven
4 9 (14.06%) Selenium
5 8 (12.50%) Cobertura
5 8 (12.50%) JBehave
6 7 (10.94%) Eclipse
6 7 (10.94%) Gradle
7 6 (9.38%) Jasmine
7 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (7.81%) Cucumber
9 4 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (6.25%) CasperJS
9 4 (6.25%) JProfiler
9 4 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (6.25%) webpack
10 3 (4.69%) Subversion
11 2 (3.13%) IntelliJ
11 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Legal
3 3 (4.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (87.50%) Developer
2 28 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (9.38%) .NET Developer
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Developer
5 5 (7.81%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (7.81%) PL/SQL Developer
6 4 (6.25%) C# Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Angular Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Apache Spark Developer
7 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Scala Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) HTML
2 23 (35.94%) Web Services
3 21 (32.81%) Spring
4 19 (29.69%) CSS
4 19 (29.69%) JSON
5 18 (28.13%) Hibernate
6 17 (26.56%) jQuery
7 16 (25.00%) HTML5
8 13 (20.31%) .NET
8 13 (20.31%) Ajax
9 12 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 12 (18.75%) JPA
10 11 (17.19%) Java EE
10 11 (17.19%) XML
11 10 (15.63%) SOAP
12 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
12 9 (14.06%) J2EE
13 7 (10.94%) CSS3
13 7 (10.94%) FIX Protocol
13 7 (10.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) User Experience
2 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (23.44%) Unix
2 5 (7.81%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (21.88%) BDD
3 14 (21.88%) SDLC
4 12 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (17.19%) OO
5 11 (17.19%) Technical Analysis
6 10 (15.63%) MVC
7 9 (14.06%) TDD
8 8 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (10.94%) OOP
9 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.38%) Data Modelling
10 6 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (7.81%) CRM
11 5 (7.81%) Electronic Trading
11 5 (7.81%) Scrum
11 5 (7.81%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.81%) Web Development
12 4 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) Java
2 25 (39.06%) JavaScript
3 19 (29.69%) SQL
4 17 (26.56%) C#
5 13 (20.31%) Shell Script
6 12 (18.75%) PL/SQL
7 7 (10.94%) Python
8 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
8 3 (4.69%) Scala
8 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.69%) VBScript
9 2 (3.13%) IronPython
9 2 (3.13%) Ruby
10 1 (1.56%) C
10 1 (1.56%) Pascal
10 1 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) BladeLogic
2 3 (4.69%) Oozie
3 1 (1.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (43.75%) Oracle
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) Perforce
3 4 (6.25%) SAP
3 4 (6.25%) Sun
4 3 (4.69%) Twitter
5 2 (3.13%) Cognos
5 2 (3.13%) Tableau
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
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