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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 37 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.23% 1.19% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.45% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate £450 £338 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -24.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £368 £569
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +10.29%
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
175 276 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 72.02% 82.39% 73.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 160 110
Average daily rate £350 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 18
Average hourly rate £39.00 £22.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.50 £18.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 3 £450 +33.33% 6
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (80.00%) CSS
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) OO
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) B2B
5 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (20.00%) Hudson
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) Maven
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) QA

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (30.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (20.00%) Ant
3 2 (20.00%) Hudson
3 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) Gradle
4 1 (10.00%) JMeter
4 1 (10.00%) jMock
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (10.00%) XMLUnit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 4 (40.00%) REST
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (30.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Ajax
5 1 (10.00%) CSS3
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (10.00%) HTML5
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (10.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) WCF
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (10.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) B2B
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Web Design
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) SOLID
6 1 (10.00%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (10.00%) Rally