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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 44 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.19% 0.33% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 0.48% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
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£338 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.37% -17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Unit Testing
South East

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
262 209 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 78.21% 69.90% 69.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 105 101
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £540 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 3
Average hourly rate £21.58 £13.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.85% -41.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -8 4 £338 +16.37% 1
Hove - - - - 2
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) JSP
4 3 (33.33%) Servlets
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Sass
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (22.22%) Android SDK
5 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
5 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) C#
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 2 (22.22%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
5 2 (22.22%) iOS SDK
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
2 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 2 (22.22%) NetBeans
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
3 3 (33.33%) Servlets
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) Ionic Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (22.22%) Android SDK
4 2 (22.22%) PhoneGap
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) iOS SDK
4 2 (22.22%) Yii
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
1 2 (22.22%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
2 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) XPath
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) XQuery
4 1 (11.11%) JPQL
4 1 (11.11%) HQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google