The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 376 362 325
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -37
Contract jobs citing NUnit 207 209 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.43% 0.44% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.27% 3.58% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 135 145
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6327 5839 4788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.01% 12.35% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4112 3798 3090
Average daily rate £400 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 101 138
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £26.60 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.90 £50.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NUnit Jobs Demand Trend in England

NUnit
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NUnit across the England region.

NUnit Daily Rate Trend in England

NUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NUnit across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

NUnit Daily Rate Histogram in England

NUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the England region.

NUnit Hourly Rate Trend in England

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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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
London +8 96 £425 +13.33% 65
South East -33 57 £350 +7.69% 32
Yorkshire +3 24 £325 +1.56% 17
South West +2 14 £400 +36.75% 10
North West -25 7 £295 -15.71% 21
East of England -9 3 £485 +39.56% 8
East Midlands -11 3 £300 -29.41% 6
North East - 2 - - 4
West Midlands -8 1 - - 9
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NUnit 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 NUnit.

1 354 (75.80%) .NET
2 341 (73.02%) C#
3 269 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
4 254 (54.39%) TDD
5 246 (52.68%) SQL Server
6 169 (36.19%) MVC
7 168 (35.97%) Scrum
8 165 (35.33%) .NET Framework
8 165 (35.33%) ASP.NET
8 165 (35.33%) JavaScript
9 145 (31.05%) SQL
10 142 (30.41%) HTML
10 142 (30.41%) OO
10 142 (30.41%) WCF
11 134 (28.69%) Continuous Integration
12 130 (27.84%) Microsoft
13 116 (24.84%) CSS
14 112 (23.98%) Subversion
15 111 (23.77%) Finance
16 105 (22.48%) jQuery
17 102 (21.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 101 (21.63%) ASP.NET MVC
19 100 (21.41%) BDD
20 90 (19.27%) Visual Studio
20 90 (19.27%) Web Services
21 87 (18.63%) OOD
22 86 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
23 81 (17.34%) Windows
24 80 (17.13%) Analytical Skills
25 79 (16.92%) WPF

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing NUnit 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 NUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 41 (8.78%) CMS
2 29 (6.21%) TIBCO EMS
3 17 (3.64%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.43%) IIS
4 16 (3.43%) Confluence
5 15 (3.21%) Sitecore CMS
6 14 (3.00%) Node.js
7 13 (2.78%) Kentico
8 8 (1.71%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.50%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.28%) MQSeries
10 6 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.86%) Apache
13 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.64%) JBoss
14 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.07%) GitHub
3 3 (0.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.14%) HTTP
2 4 (0.86%) HTTPS
2 4 (0.86%) Internet
3 1 (0.21%) VPN
3 1 (0.21%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (52.68%) SQL Server
2 52 (11.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 45 (9.64%) Relational Database
4 34 (7.28%) Oracle Database
5 33 (7.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (5.14%) Ingres
7 24 (5.14%) MongoDB
8 22 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
9 15 (3.21%) Couchbase
9 15 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 9 (1.93%) NoSQL
12 7 (1.50%) MySQL
13 6 (1.28%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (0.86%) SQLite
16 3 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 112 (23.98%) Subversion
2 90 (19.27%) Visual Studio
3 73 (15.63%) MSTest
4 72 (15.42%) Rhino Mocks
5 70 (14.99%) Selenium
6 68 (14.56%) SpecFlow
7 67 (14.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 65 (13.92%) ClearCase
9 64 (13.70%) GoogleTest
9 64 (13.70%) Moq
10 63 (13.49%) CppUnit
11 61 (13.06%) Ant
12 50 (10.71%) CruiseControl
13 45 (9.64%) TeamCity
14 39 (8.35%) JIRA
15 35 (7.49%) Jenkins
16 24 (5.14%) StyleCop
16 24 (5.14%) Rational Rose
17 23 (4.93%) ClearQuest
18 22 (4.71%) MSI
General
1 111 (23.77%) Finance
2 68 (14.56%) Banking
3 41 (8.78%) Investment Banking
4 29 (6.21%) Front Office
5 11 (2.36%) Back Office
6 6 (1.28%) Retail
6 6 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.86%) Games
7 4 (0.86%) Legal
8 2 (0.43%) Advertising
8 2 (0.43%) Billing
8 2 (0.43%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.21%) Marketing
9 1 (0.21%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.21%) Publishing
9 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 363 (77.73%) Developer
2 194 (41.54%) .NET Developer
3 147 (31.48%) C# Developer
4 83 (17.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 31 (6.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (6.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 28 (6.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 28 (6.00%) Web Developer
9 27 (5.78%) Software Developer
10 25 (5.35%) Software Engineer
11 23 (4.93%) Senior C# Developer
12 18 (3.85%) Agile .NET Developer
13 17 (3.64%) Agile C# Developer
14 16 (3.43%) C Developer
15 15 (3.21%) Technical Leader
16 14 (3.00%) .NET Web Developer
17 13 (2.78%) Tester
17 13 (2.78%) C++ Developer
17 13 (2.78%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (75.80%) .NET
2 165 (35.33%) ASP.NET
2 165 (35.33%) .NET Framework
3 142 (30.41%) WCF
3 142 (30.41%) HTML
4 116 (24.84%) CSS
5 105 (22.48%) jQuery
6 102 (21.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 101 (21.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (19.27%) Web Services
9 86 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 79 (16.92%) WPF
11 65 (13.92%) Castle Windsor
12 58 (12.42%) XML
13 56 (11.99%) NHibernate
14 52 (11.13%) AngularJS
15 51 (10.92%) HTML5
16 46 (9.85%) Motif
17 45 (9.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 40 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 80 (17.13%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.71%) Derivative
3 24 (5.14%) Inversion of Control
4 19 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (3.21%) N-Tier
6 14 (3.00%) Fixed Income
6 14 (3.00%) Open Source
7 13 (2.78%) Blog
8 12 (2.57%) Equities
9 10 (2.14%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.93%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.50%) Mathematics
11 7 (1.50%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.07%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.07%) CMDB
13 4 (0.86%) Market Risk
13 4 (0.86%) iPad
14 3 (0.64%) Economics
15 2 (0.43%) Tandem
15 2 (0.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 81 (17.34%) Windows
2 73 (15.63%) Linux
3 64 (13.70%) UNIX
4 9 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.71%) Android
6 7 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (57.60%) Agile Software Development
2 254 (54.39%) TDD
3 169 (36.19%) MVC
4 168 (35.97%) Scrum
5 142 (30.41%) OO
6 134 (28.69%) Continuous Integration
7 100 (21.41%) BDD
8 87 (18.63%) OOD
9 79 (16.92%) Software Engineering
10 73 (15.63%) Multithreading
10 73 (15.63%) Configuration Management
11 70 (14.99%) UML
12 65 (13.92%) SOA
13 62 (13.28%) Unit Testing
14 48 (10.28%) Project Management
15 44 (9.42%) Use Case
16 41 (8.78%) Refactoring
17 37 (7.92%) Automated Testing
17 37 (7.92%) E-Commerce
17 37 (7.92%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 341 (73.02%) C#
2 165 (35.33%) JavaScript
3 145 (31.05%) SQL
4 72 (15.42%) C++
5 67 (14.35%) C
6 56 (11.99%) Java
7 44 (9.42%) T-SQL
8 32 (6.85%) Python
9 19 (4.07%) VB.NET
10 18 (3.85%) PL/SQL
11 16 (3.43%) PowerShell
12 15 (3.21%) F#
13 8 (1.71%) PHP
13 8 (1.71%) XAML
14 6 (1.28%) Perl
15 3 (0.64%) Ruby
15 3 (0.64%) XPath
15 3 (0.64%) VBA
15 3 (0.64%) Groovy
15 3 (0.64%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 58 (12.42%) Security Cleared
2 52 (11.13%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.64%) Degree
4 3 (0.64%) ISEB
5 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.64%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) EMIR
2 2 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.43%) GridGain
2 2 (0.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (3.43%) Puppet
2 3 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.43%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 130 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 63 (13.49%) Oracle
3 35 (7.49%) TIBCO
4 19 (4.07%) IBM
5 17 (3.64%) Infragistics
5 17 (3.64%) DevExpress
6 15 (3.21%) Sitecore
7 9 (1.93%) Sybase
7 9 (1.93%) Red Hat
8 7 (1.50%) Typemock
9 5 (1.07%) VMware
10 4 (0.86%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.86%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.86%) Twitter
11 3 (0.64%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.43%) Facebook
12 2 (0.43%) Informatica
12 2 (0.43%) Perforce
12 2 (0.43%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.21%) Reuters
City of London
Noir Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 25 days ago