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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
South East / East Sussex
Rank 23 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +7
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.96% 1.18% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.10% 1.58% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Median daily rate £410 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £380 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.88 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +9.33%

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
157 190 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 77.72% 74.80% 86.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 143 163
Median daily rate £395 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 24
Median hourly rate £28.63 £39.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.70 £20.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +4 5 £425 -5.55% 1
Hove - 1 £395 - 1
Uckfield - 1 £258 -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (43.75%) BDD
4 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 7 (43.75%) Maven
5 6 (37.50%) XML
5 6 (37.50%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) JUnit
6 5 (31.25%) C#
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) JIRA
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 4 (25.00%) JMeter
7 4 (25.00%) Gradle
7 4 (25.00%) Confluence
8 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
8 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (18.75%) CA Agile Central
8 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
8 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
8 3 (18.75%) .NET Core
8 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ

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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
2 3 (18.75%) IIS
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Maven
2 5 (31.25%) JUnit
3 4 (25.00%) Gradle
3 4 (25.00%) JIRA
3 4 (25.00%) JMeter
4 3 (18.75%) Ant
4 3 (18.75%) Cucumber
4 3 (18.75%) Hudson
4 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (18.75%) jMock
4 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (18.75%) Selenium
4 3 (18.75%) SoapUI
4 3 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
4 3 (18.75%) WebDriver
5 1 (6.25%) CppUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Mockito
5 1 (6.25%) Subversion
5 1 (6.25%) TestNG
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 6 (37.50%) REST
4 6 (37.50%) XML
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
7 3 (18.75%) Ajax
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (18.75%) Entity Framework
7 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
7 3 (18.75%) J2EE
7 3 (18.75%) Java EE
7 3 (18.75%) JMS
7 3 (18.75%) JSON
7 3 (18.75%) LINQ
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) BDD
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (18.75%) Compatibility Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Performance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
4 3 (18.75%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Groovy
5 3 (18.75%) PHP
6 2 (12.50%) C++
7 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Consul
1 1 (6.25%) HP Fortify
1 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
1 3 (18.75%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (6.25%) Coverity
2 1 (6.25%) Veracode