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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NUnit
Rank 391 382 357
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Contract jobs citing NUnit 199 182 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.37% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.00% 3.12% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 147 134
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.46% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £54.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -
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
6628 5826 5876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.01% 11.97% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4308 3809 3419
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 122 202
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £25.00 £22.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £52.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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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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 +23 119 £420 +5.00% 65
South East -21 27 £375 +16.27% 40
East of England -15 19 £338 -3.57% 21
West Midlands - 11 £425 - 5
North West +6 9 £325 +4.83% 23
South West -34 8 £315 -1.09% 7
East Midlands +7 6 - - 8
North East - - - - 5
Yorkshire - - - - 10
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 321 (85.60%) C#
1 321 (85.60%) .NET
2 222 (59.20%) MVC
3 213 (56.80%) TDD
4 206 (54.93%) ASP.NET
5 201 (53.60%) SQL Server
6 146 (38.93%) HTML
7 145 (38.67%) JavaScript
8 140 (37.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 137 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
10 129 (34.40%) CSS
11 127 (33.87%) .NET Framework
12 126 (33.60%) WCF
13 118 (31.47%) Web Services
14 115 (30.67%) Microsoft
14 115 (30.67%) jQuery
15 112 (29.87%) Visual Studio
16 108 (28.80%) OO
17 106 (28.27%) Scrum
18 83 (22.13%) Unit Testing
19 82 (21.87%) Finance
20 77 (20.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 76 (20.27%) SQL
22 72 (19.20%) BDD
22 72 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
23 70 (18.67%) XML
24 69 (18.40%) Windows
25 67 (17.87%) HTML5
25 67 (17.87%) Team Foundation Server
26 62 (16.53%) Ajax

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 49 (13.07%) CMS
2 47 (12.53%) IIS
3 25 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (6.13%) Umbraco
5 21 (5.60%) SharePoint
6 15 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (3.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (2.93%) Node.js
9 8 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
10 6 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (1.33%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.07%) Content Management Server
12 4 (1.07%) Joomla!
12 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (1.07%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.80%) JCAPS
13 3 (0.80%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.80%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.80%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.53%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 28 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.93%) Photoshop
3 9 (2.40%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.53%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.40%) SaaS
4 8 (2.13%) PaaS
4 8 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.87%) Office 365
6 5 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.33%) CloudFront
6 5 (1.33%) IaaS
7 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.87%) HTTP
2 4 (1.07%) Internet
3 3 (0.80%) DNS
3 3 (0.80%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.80%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.53%) SNMP
5 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (53.60%) SQL Server
2 61 (16.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (6.13%) Oracle Database
5 21 (5.60%) SQL Server 2005
6 20 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
8 13 (3.47%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.13%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.13%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.87%) NoSQL
11 7 (1.87%) MySQL
11 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (1.33%) RavenDB
12 5 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (1.07%) Big Data
14 3 (0.80%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.80%) MarkLogic
14 3 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 112 (29.87%) Visual Studio
2 67 (17.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 55 (14.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 53 (14.13%) SpecFlow
5 52 (13.87%) Moq
6 49 (13.07%) Subversion
7 45 (12.00%) Selenium
8 34 (9.07%) MSTest
9 32 (8.53%) TeamCity
10 29 (7.73%) Git (software)
11 26 (6.93%) MSBuild
12 24 (6.40%) JIRA
13 21 (5.60%) JUnit
14 17 (4.53%) CruiseControl
15 12 (3.20%) Eclipse
16 11 (2.93%) CppUnit
16 11 (2.93%) Cucumber
16 11 (2.93%) GoogleTest
16 11 (2.93%) Jenkins
16 11 (2.93%) Ant
General
1 82 (21.87%) Finance
2 28 (7.47%) Banking
3 14 (3.73%) Investment Banking
4 13 (3.47%) Front Office
5 10 (2.67%) Marketing
6 5 (1.33%) Advertising
7 4 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.80%) Electronics
8 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.80%) Retail
9 2 (0.53%) Publishing
10 1 (0.27%) German Language
10 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 293 (78.13%) Developer
2 163 (43.47%) .NET Developer
3 101 (26.93%) C# Developer
4 67 (17.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (12.80%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (9.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (7.47%) Senior Developer
8 27 (7.20%) Software Developer
9 24 (6.40%) Software Engineer
10 21 (5.60%) Agile .NET Developer
11 19 (5.07%) Web Developer
12 11 (2.93%) Analyst
12 11 (2.93%) C# Web Developer
12 11 (2.93%) Senior .NET Developer
12 11 (2.93%) .NET Web Developer
13 10 (2.67%) Tester
14 9 (2.40%) Front-End Developer
14 9 (2.40%) Lead .NET Developer
14 9 (2.40%) ScrumMaster
14 9 (2.40%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 321 (85.60%) .NET
2 206 (54.93%) ASP.NET
3 146 (38.93%) HTML
4 140 (37.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 129 (34.40%) CSS
6 127 (33.87%) .NET Framework
7 126 (33.60%) WCF
8 118 (31.47%) Web Services
9 115 (30.67%) jQuery
10 77 (20.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 70 (18.67%) XML
12 67 (17.87%) HTML5
13 62 (16.53%) Ajax
14 55 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 51 (13.60%) CSS3
16 46 (12.27%) NHibernate
17 45 (12.00%) REST
18 36 (9.60%) WPF
18 36 (9.60%) LINQ
19 35 (9.33%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.73%) Inversion of Control
2 17 (4.53%) N-Tier
3 11 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (2.67%) Fixed Income
5 7 (1.87%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.87%) W3C
6 6 (1.60%) Derivative
6 6 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.07%) Streaming Music
8 4 (1.07%) Blog
8 4 (1.07%) Open Source
9 3 (0.80%) GIS
9 3 (0.80%) DTV
10 2 (0.53%) Tandem
10 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.53%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.53%) Social Media
11 1 (0.27%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 69 (18.40%) Windows
2 20 (5.33%) Linux
3 16 (4.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (3.47%) UNIX
5 11 (2.93%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.40%) Android
6 9 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.07%) Windows XP
8 4 (1.07%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (59.20%) MVC
2 213 (56.80%) TDD
3 137 (36.53%) Agile Software Development
4 108 (28.80%) OO
5 106 (28.27%) Scrum
6 83 (22.13%) Unit Testing
7 72 (19.20%) BDD
7 72 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (12.53%) Software Engineering
9 43 (11.47%) SOA
10 39 (10.40%) OOD
11 28 (7.47%) Project Management
11 28 (7.47%) UML
12 27 (7.20%) E-Commerce
12 27 (7.20%) Configuration Management
12 27 (7.20%) Web Development
12 27 (7.20%) Automated Testing
13 24 (6.40%) OOP
14 23 (6.13%) Kanban
15 21 (5.60%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 321 (85.60%) C#
2 145 (38.67%) JavaScript
3 76 (20.27%) SQL
4 42 (11.20%) T-SQL
5 41 (10.93%) Java
6 14 (3.73%) C
7 13 (3.47%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.47%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.93%) VB
9 9 (2.40%) C++
10 8 (2.13%) Ruby
11 7 (1.87%) VBScript
11 7 (1.87%) VB6
12 6 (1.60%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.60%) Python
13 4 (1.07%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.80%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.80%) VBA
14 3 (0.80%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.53%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (7.20%) Security Cleared
2 24 (6.40%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.00%) Degree
4 7 (1.87%) BC Cleared
5 4 (1.07%) ISEB
6 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) MCP
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.80%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (2.40%) SCCM
2 2 (0.53%) SCOM
3 1 (0.27%) logstash
3 1 (0.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 115 (30.67%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.53%) Oracle
3 27 (7.20%) Sitecore
4 14 (3.73%) EPiServer
5 12 (3.20%) Ektron
6 6 (1.60%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.33%) DevExpress
7 5 (1.33%) Sybase
7 5 (1.33%) TIBCO
7 5 (1.33%) Telerik
8 4 (1.07%) RedDot
9 3 (0.80%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.80%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.80%) SAP
9 3 (0.80%) Adobe
9 3 (0.80%) Serena
10 2 (0.53%) Metastorm
10 2 (0.53%) Twitter
10 2 (0.53%) StreamBase
10 2 (0.53%) Red Gate
Manchester, Lancashire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
TEKsystems
Rate: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughton
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Excellent Bonuses and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Harris Global
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 10 days ago
York
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago