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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NUnit
Rank 396 379 360
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -19
Contract jobs citing NUnit 199 185 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.39% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.96% 3.23% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 155 131
Average daily rate
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£395 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £323 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
NUnit
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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
6715 5734 5881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.87% 12.06% 11.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4503 3792 3310
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £281 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 118 202
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.53 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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
London +10 124 £425 +9.67% 51
South East -30 24 £391 +15.92% 28
East of England -12 19 £350 -12.50% 20
North West -5 9 £325 +12.06% 11
West Midlands - 8 £361 - 9
South West -36 6 £315 -1.09% 15
East Midlands +10 4 £395 +97.50% 4
Yorkshire +5 4 - - 7
North East - - - - 4
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 341 (88.11%) C#
2 340 (87.86%) .NET
3 246 (63.57%) Agile Software Development
4 231 (59.69%) MVC
5 224 (57.88%) TDD
6 215 (55.56%) ASP.NET
7 205 (52.97%) SQL Server
8 159 (41.09%) HTML
9 158 (40.83%) JavaScript
10 148 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 138 (35.66%) .NET Framework
12 135 (34.88%) CSS
13 131 (33.85%) WCF
14 119 (30.75%) Microsoft
15 118 (30.49%) Web Services
16 110 (28.42%) Visual Studio
17 109 (28.17%) Scrum
18 107 (27.65%) jQuery
19 103 (26.61%) OO
20 96 (24.81%) Finance
20 96 (24.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 94 (24.29%) SQL
22 82 (21.19%) BDD
23 77 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
24 73 (18.86%) XML
25 71 (18.35%) Unit Testing
26 69 (17.83%) HTML5
26 69 (17.83%) Team Foundation Server
27 66 (17.05%) SpecFlow
27 66 (17.05%) Windows

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (10.59%) CMS
2 38 (9.82%) IIS
3 24 (6.20%) SharePoint
4 23 (5.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 19 (4.91%) Umbraco
6 12 (3.10%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (3.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (2.58%) Node.js
8 8 (2.07%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.03%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.03%) Joomla!
10 4 (1.03%) Content Management Server
10 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.78%) Sitefinity
11 3 (0.78%) NServiceBus
11 3 (0.78%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.78%) JCAPS
12 2 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.84%) Photoshop
3 9 (2.33%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.26%) MS Office
5 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.52%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.36%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.81%) Office 365
5 6 (1.55%) PaaS
6 5 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.29%) CloudFront
6 5 (1.29%) SaaS
6 5 (1.29%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.78%) IaaS
8 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.81%) HTTP
1 7 (1.81%) Internet
2 2 (0.52%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.52%) SNMP
2 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.52%) DNS
2 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.26%) SSH
3 1 (0.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (52.97%) SQL Server
2 57 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (7.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (5.43%) Oracle Database
5 17 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.58%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.58%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.81%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.81%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (1.81%) MySQL
10 5 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
10 5 (1.29%) MarkLogic
10 5 (1.29%) RavenDB
11 3 (0.78%) Big Data
11 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 110 (28.42%) Visual Studio
2 69 (17.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 66 (17.05%) SpecFlow
4 60 (15.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 60 (15.50%) Selenium
5 52 (13.44%) Moq
6 44 (11.37%) Subversion
7 39 (10.08%) MSTest
8 35 (9.04%) TeamCity
9 28 (7.24%) JIRA
10 25 (6.46%) MSBuild
11 24 (6.20%) Git (software)
12 19 (4.91%) CruiseControl
13 17 (4.39%) JUnit
14 12 (3.10%) Eclipse
15 11 (2.84%) WebDriver
15 11 (2.84%) Cucumber
16 10 (2.58%) FitNesse
17 9 (2.33%) Jenkins
18 8 (2.07%) SoapUI
General
1 96 (24.81%) Finance
2 28 (7.24%) Banking
3 14 (3.62%) Investment Banking
3 14 (3.62%) Front Office
4 11 (2.84%) Marketing
5 5 (1.29%) Advertising
6 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.78%) Electronics
7 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.52%) Retail
8 2 (0.52%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Law
9 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.26%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 301 (77.78%) Developer
2 166 (42.89%) .NET Developer
3 102 (26.36%) C# Developer
4 67 (17.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (11.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (7.24%) Senior Developer
8 27 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 19 (4.91%) Web Developer
9 19 (4.91%) Agile .NET Developer
10 18 (4.65%) Software Engineer
11 17 (4.39%) Analyst
12 13 (3.36%) .NET Web Developer
13 12 (3.10%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (3.10%) C# Web Developer
14 10 (2.58%) Tester
15 9 (2.33%) Test Analyst
15 9 (2.33%) Programmer
15 9 (2.33%) Lead Developer
15 9 (2.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (87.86%) .NET
2 215 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 159 (41.09%) HTML
4 148 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 138 (35.66%) .NET Framework
6 135 (34.88%) CSS
7 131 (33.85%) WCF
8 118 (30.49%) Web Services
9 107 (27.65%) jQuery
10 96 (24.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 73 (18.86%) XML
12 69 (17.83%) HTML5
13 63 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 60 (15.50%) Ajax
15 56 (14.47%) CSS3
16 51 (13.18%) NHibernate
17 44 (11.37%) Castle Windsor
17 44 (11.37%) LINQ
18 43 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
19 40 (10.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.46%) Inversion of Control
1 25 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.39%) N-Tier
3 11 (2.84%) Fixed Income
4 10 (2.58%) Blog
4 10 (2.58%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.07%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (1.81%) W3C
6 7 (1.81%) Open Source
7 5 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.29%) User Experience
7 5 (1.29%) Derivative
8 4 (1.03%) Streaming Music
8 4 (1.03%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.78%) DTV
9 3 (0.78%) GIS
10 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.52%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.52%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.05%) Windows
2 17 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (3.88%) Linux
4 14 (3.62%) Apple iOS
5 13 (3.36%) Android
6 10 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (2.33%) UNIX
8 7 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (1.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (63.57%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (59.69%) MVC
3 224 (57.88%) TDD
4 109 (28.17%) Scrum
5 103 (26.61%) OO
6 82 (21.19%) BDD
7 77 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (18.35%) Unit Testing
9 39 (10.08%) SOA
10 36 (9.30%) Software Engineering
11 28 (7.24%) OOD
12 27 (6.98%) E-Commerce
12 27 (6.98%) Project Management
12 27 (6.98%) Domain-Driven Design
13 26 (6.72%) UML
13 26 (6.72%) Automated Testing
13 26 (6.72%) Web Development
14 24 (6.20%) Kanban
14 24 (6.20%) OOP
15 23 (5.94%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 341 (88.11%) C#
2 158 (40.83%) JavaScript
3 94 (24.29%) SQL
4 42 (10.85%) T-SQL
5 39 (10.08%) Java
6 16 (4.13%) PowerShell
7 15 (3.88%) VB
8 12 (3.10%) VB.NET
9 10 (2.58%) VB6
10 9 (2.33%) C
10 9 (2.33%) C++
11 7 (1.81%) VBScript
11 7 (1.81%) Ruby
12 5 (1.29%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.29%) Python
13 4 (1.03%) F#
13 4 (1.03%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.78%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.78%) VBA
14 3 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (5.68%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.17%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.91%) Degree
4 7 (1.81%) BC Cleared
5 4 (1.03%) ISEB
6 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.26%) MCP
8 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.91%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (2.33%) SCCM
2 2 (0.52%) SCOM
3 1 (0.26%) logstash
3 1 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 119 (30.75%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.14%) Oracle
3 25 (6.46%) Sitecore
4 13 (3.36%) EPiServer
5 12 (3.10%) Ektron
6 9 (2.33%) DevExpress
7 8 (2.07%) Sybase
8 6 (1.55%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.29%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.03%) RedDot
11 3 (0.78%) Telerik
11 3 (0.78%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.78%) Adobe
11 3 (0.78%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.78%) SAP
12 2 (0.52%) Motorola
12 2 (0.52%) Serena
12 2 (0.52%) Metastorm
12 2 (0.52%) StreamBase
12 2 (0.52%) Red Gate
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