The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
South East / East Sussex
Rank 24 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 8 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.83% 1.74% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 2.45% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Median daily rate £394 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £374 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £347
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.90 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.97% +9.06%

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 Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 163 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 74.64% 70.87% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 100 149
Median daily rate £363 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 18
Median hourly rate £42.00 £26.60 £21.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% +20.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
Brighton +8 3 £425 +4.61% 1
Hastings - 3 £363 -
Uckfield - 1 £258 -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Web Services
3 12 (70.59%) Java
4 11 (64.71%) TDD
5 10 (58.82%) Spring
5 10 (58.82%) BDD
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (52.94%) REST
6 9 (52.94%) Maven
7 8 (47.06%) JMeter
8 7 (41.18%) Finance
8 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
8 7 (41.18%) Degree
8 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
8 7 (41.18%) QA
8 7 (41.18%) Selenium
8 7 (41.18%) Compatibility Testing
8 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
8 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
8 7 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
8 7 (41.18%) JUnit
8 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
8 7 (41.18%) Functional Testing
8 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
8 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
8 7 (41.18%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
9 6 (35.29%) Performance Testing
9 6 (35.29%) Domain-Driven Design

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 6 (35.29%) Confluence
1 6 (35.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Maven
2 8 (47.06%) JMeter
3 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
3 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 7 (41.18%) JUnit
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
3 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
4 6 (35.29%) Ant
4 6 (35.29%) Gradle
4 6 (35.29%) Hudson
4 6 (35.29%) JIRA
4 6 (35.29%) jMock
4 6 (35.29%) WebDriver
5 3 (17.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (17.65%) TeamCity
6 1 (5.88%) CppUnit
6 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Test Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (76.47%) Web Services
2 10 (58.82%) Spring
3 9 (52.94%) REST
4 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
4 7 (41.18%) Hibernate
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
5 6 (35.29%) Java EE
5 6 (35.29%) JMS
5 6 (35.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (35.29%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
7 3 (17.65%) J2EE
7 3 (17.65%) JSON
7 3 (17.65%) LINQ
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
1 7 (41.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) TDD
3 10 (58.82%) BDD
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (41.18%) Compatibility Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Functional Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Integration Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Regression Testing
5 7 (41.18%) System Integration Testing
6 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (35.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (35.29%) Performance Testing
6 6 (35.29%) User Stories
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
8 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
9 1 (5.88%) API Testing
9 1 (5.88%) Code Coverage
9 1 (5.88%) Microservices
9 1 (5.88%) OO
9 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Groovy
4 4 (23.53%) C#
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C
6 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) ISEB
2 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Atlassian
1 6 (35.29%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (5.88%) Coverity
2 1 (5.88%) Veracode
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £575 per day
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