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 28 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 340 311 333
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +22
Contract jobs citing NUnit 223 244 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.55% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.61% 4.64% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 158 137
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £298 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 12
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.35%
NUnit
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
6182 5253 4959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.56% 11.78% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4242 3390 3141
Average daily rate £400 £386 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 118 205
Average hourly rate £36.40 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.25 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 28 January 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 28 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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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 +3 110 £435 +3.57% 50
South East 0 74 £391 +22.58% 37
Yorkshire -7 13 £325 +12.06% 7
East of England -10 12 £375 -3.22% 21
North West -3 9 £300 -7.69% 19
East Midlands +12 2 £300 +9.09% 7
South West -24 2 £400 +45.45% 14
West Midlands - 1 - - 6
North East - - - - 4
NUnit
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NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 377 (80.21%) .NET
2 363 (77.23%) C#
3 271 (57.66%) TDD
4 268 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
5 256 (54.47%) SQL Server
6 195 (41.49%) MVC
7 191 (40.64%) ASP.NET
8 167 (35.53%) .NET Framework
9 160 (34.04%) JavaScript
10 155 (32.98%) Scrum
11 152 (32.34%) Microsoft
12 151 (32.13%) HTML
13 150 (31.91%) SQL
14 148 (31.49%) WCF
15 136 (28.94%) OO
16 132 (28.09%) Continuous Integration
17 126 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC
18 124 (26.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 122 (25.96%) BDD
19 122 (25.96%) Finance
20 115 (24.47%) CSS
21 99 (21.06%) Web Services
21 99 (21.06%) Subversion
22 96 (20.43%) jQuery
23 95 (20.21%) SpecFlow
24 94 (20.00%) Visual Studio
25 88 (18.72%) Rhino Mocks
26 87 (18.51%) Team Foundation Server
27 83 (17.66%) ASP.NET Web API
27 83 (17.66%) Windows

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 33 (7.02%) CMS
2 23 (4.89%) TIBCO EMS
3 18 (3.83%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.62%) IIS
5 14 (2.98%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (2.55%) Node.js
6 12 (2.55%) Kentico
6 12 (2.55%) Confluence
7 9 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 7 (1.49%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.28%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.64%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.64%) JBoss
12 3 (0.64%) Apache
13 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.64%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.85%) GitHub
3 4 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.21%) Office 365
4 1 (0.21%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.19%) HTTP
2 8 (1.70%) Internet
3 4 (0.85%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.21%) SSH
4 1 (0.21%) FTP
4 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (54.47%) SQL Server
2 62 (13.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (7.02%) Relational Database
4 29 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 28 (5.96%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (5.11%) Ingres
6 24 (5.11%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
8 11 (2.34%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
11 8 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.28%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (0.85%) MarkLogic
14 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.64%) PerformancePoint
15 3 (0.64%) SQLite
15 3 (0.64%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 99 (21.06%) Subversion
2 95 (20.21%) SpecFlow
3 94 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 88 (18.72%) Rhino Mocks
5 87 (18.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 79 (16.81%) Selenium
7 69 (14.68%) Moq
7 69 (14.68%) MSTest
8 54 (11.49%) CruiseControl
9 52 (11.06%) ClearCase
10 51 (10.85%) GoogleTest
11 50 (10.64%) CppUnit
12 48 (10.21%) Ant
13 41 (8.72%) TeamCity
14 40 (8.51%) JIRA
15 35 (7.45%) Jenkins
16 26 (5.53%) MSBuild
17 25 (5.32%) ReSharper
18 24 (5.11%) StyleCop
19 23 (4.89%) ClearQuest
General
1 122 (25.96%) Finance
2 56 (11.91%) Banking
3 27 (5.74%) Investment Banking
4 18 (3.83%) Front Office
5 7 (1.49%) Back Office
6 5 (1.06%) Marketing
6 5 (1.06%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.85%) Retail
7 4 (0.85%) Legal
8 3 (0.64%) Advertising
9 2 (0.43%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.43%) Publishing
9 2 (0.43%) Games
10 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 364 (77.45%) Developer
2 184 (39.15%) .NET Developer
3 135 (28.72%) C# Developer
4 74 (15.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (10.21%) Senior Developer
6 31 (6.60%) Software Developer
7 25 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (5.32%) Senior .NET Developer
7 25 (5.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (4.47%) Web Developer
9 18 (3.83%) Analyst
9 18 (3.83%) Software Engineer
9 18 (3.83%) Lead Developer
9 18 (3.83%) Technical Leader
10 17 (3.62%) Senior C# Developer
11 15 (3.19%) Architect
12 13 (2.77%) C Developer
12 13 (2.77%) Tester
13 12 (2.55%) Senior Web Developer
13 12 (2.55%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 377 (80.21%) .NET
2 191 (40.64%) ASP.NET
3 167 (35.53%) .NET Framework
4 151 (32.13%) HTML
5 148 (31.49%) WCF
6 126 (26.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 124 (26.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 115 (24.47%) CSS
9 99 (21.06%) Web Services
10 96 (20.43%) jQuery
11 83 (17.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 81 (17.23%) NHibernate
13 79 (16.81%) Castle Windsor
14 73 (15.53%) WPF
15 72 (15.32%) XML
16 65 (13.83%) HTML5
17 63 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 46 (9.79%) LINQ
18 46 (9.79%) RESTful
19 44 (9.36%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.81%) Inversion of Control
3 23 (4.89%) Blog
3 23 (4.89%) Derivative
4 18 (3.83%) N-Tier
4 18 (3.83%) Open Source
5 13 (2.77%) Equities
6 12 (2.55%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.13%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.91%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.70%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.70%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.06%) CMDB
11 5 (1.06%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.85%) User Experience
12 4 (0.85%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.85%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 83 (17.66%) Windows
2 57 (12.13%) Linux
3 50 (10.64%) UNIX
4 11 (2.34%) Android
5 10 (2.13%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (57.66%) TDD
2 268 (57.02%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (41.49%) MVC
4 155 (32.98%) Scrum
5 136 (28.94%) OO
6 132 (28.09%) Continuous Integration
7 122 (25.96%) BDD
8 73 (15.53%) OOD
9 64 (13.62%) Configuration Management
10 61 (12.98%) UML
11 59 (12.55%) Software Engineering
12 56 (11.91%) SOA
12 56 (11.91%) Domain-Driven Design
13 53 (11.28%) Multithreading
14 49 (10.43%) Unit Testing
15 41 (8.72%) Project Management
16 39 (8.30%) E-Commerce
17 35 (7.45%) Use Case
17 35 (7.45%) Refactoring
18 31 (6.60%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 363 (77.23%) C#
2 160 (34.04%) JavaScript
3 150 (31.91%) SQL
4 53 (11.28%) Java
5 52 (11.06%) C
6 50 (10.64%) C++
7 47 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 28 (5.96%) Python
9 21 (4.47%) F#
10 19 (4.04%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.98%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.98%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.28%) Perl
12 6 (1.28%) PHP
13 4 (0.85%) VB
13 4 (0.85%) Ruby
14 3 (0.64%) C-shell
14 3 (0.64%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.64%) Groovy
14 3 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 46 (9.79%) Security Cleared
2 41 (8.72%) SC Cleared
3 20 (4.26%) Degree
4 3 (0.64%) ISEB
4 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.53%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) EMIR
2 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.43%) Docker
2 2 (0.43%) GridGain
3 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.64%) SCCM
1 3 (0.64%) Puppet
2 2 (0.43%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.21%) SCOM
3 1 (0.21%) logstash
3 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.21%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 152 (32.34%) Microsoft
2 57 (12.13%) Oracle
3 27 (5.74%) TIBCO
4 17 (3.62%) DevExpress
5 14 (2.98%) Sitecore
6 13 (2.77%) IBM
7 12 (2.55%) Sybase
8 11 (2.34%) Infragistics
9 9 (1.91%) Red Hat
10 6 (1.28%) Typemock
11 5 (1.06%) EPiServer
11 5 (1.06%) VMware
12 4 (0.85%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.64%) Twitter
13 3 (0.64%) Red Gate
13 3 (0.64%) Motorola
14 2 (0.43%) Informatica
14 2 (0.43%) Endeca
14 2 (0.43%) Perforce
14 2 (0.43%) Facebook
Gloucestershire
TRG
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day £300-£400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £328.13 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: 3-6 months Contract - £Neg on Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Brighton
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
North West London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Milton Keynes
Spectrum IT
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago