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 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 388 381 374
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing NUnit 194 176 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.05% 2.88% 3.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 118 118
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £503 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £297
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £44.75 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.75 £47.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.78%
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
6365 6117 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.94% 12.75% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4164 4033 3087
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 139 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £23.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.72 £47.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-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 May 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 22 May 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 +13 110 £425 +6.25% 68
South East -9 43 £325 -14.47% 39
Yorkshire -8 13 £325 - 14
South West +15 11 £390 +16.41% 14
North West -31 6 £338 -1.81% 13
East of England +5 5 £275 -12.00% 11
West Midlands -7 3 £300 -0.16% 5
East Midlands -18 3 £300 -29.41% 7
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 307 (73.98%) .NET
2 303 (73.01%) C#
3 228 (54.94%) Agile Software Development
4 226 (54.46%) SQL Server
5 216 (52.05%) TDD
6 168 (40.48%) MVC
7 166 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 161 (38.80%) JavaScript
9 138 (33.25%) OO
10 135 (32.53%) HTML
10 135 (32.53%) Scrum
11 134 (32.29%) .NET Framework
12 122 (29.40%) SQL
13 118 (28.43%) WCF
14 112 (26.99%) CSS
15 105 (25.30%) Microsoft
16 102 (24.58%) jQuery
17 99 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
18 97 (23.37%) Subversion
19 94 (22.65%) ASP.NET MVC
20 89 (21.45%) Unit Testing
20 89 (21.45%) Visual Studio
21 82 (19.76%) OOD
22 79 (19.04%) BDD
23 78 (18.80%) Windows
24 77 (18.55%) Entity Framework
25 76 (18.31%) Web Services
26 75 (18.07%) ASP.NET Web API
27 73 (17.59%) Finance
27 73 (17.59%) MSTest

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 44 (10.60%) CMS
2 21 (5.06%) Node.js
3 19 (4.58%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.86%) IIS
5 14 (3.37%) Umbraco
6 13 (3.13%) Kentico
7 11 (2.65%) Confluence
8 9 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.45%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.48%) Apache
13 2 (0.48%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.48%) JBoss
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.48%) MS Office
2 2 (0.48%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.93%) GitHub
4 1 (0.24%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.96%) Internet
1 4 (0.96%) HTTP
2 2 (0.48%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.24%) Firewall
3 1 (0.24%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.24%) SMTP
3 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (54.46%) SQL Server
2 56 (13.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (9.88%) Oracle Database
4 38 (9.16%) Relational Database
5 33 (7.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (7.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 30 (7.23%) MongoDB
8 19 (4.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (4.34%) Couchbase
10 13 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (2.65%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (2.41%) Ingres
12 10 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.69%) MySQL
13 7 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.45%) Data Mining
14 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.96%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 97 (23.37%) Subversion
2 89 (21.45%) Visual Studio
3 73 (17.59%) MSTest
4 67 (16.14%) Selenium
5 59 (14.22%) Moq
6 58 (13.98%) SpecFlow
7 54 (13.01%) Rhino Mocks
8 52 (12.53%) GoogleTest
8 52 (12.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (12.05%) ClearCase
10 48 (11.57%) CppUnit
11 46 (11.08%) Ant
12 37 (8.92%) TeamCity
13 33 (7.95%) JIRA
14 27 (6.51%) Jenkins
15 24 (5.78%) CruiseControl
16 21 (5.06%) Git (software)
17 19 (4.58%) JUnit
18 17 (4.10%) StyleCop
18 17 (4.10%) Rational Rose
General
1 73 (17.59%) Finance
2 44 (10.60%) Banking
3 32 (7.71%) Investment Banking
4 29 (6.99%) Front Office
5 10 (2.41%) Back Office
6 7 (1.69%) Retail
7 4 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.96%) Law
8 3 (0.72%) Games
9 2 (0.48%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.48%) Billing
9 2 (0.48%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.48%) Advertising
9 2 (0.48%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 331 (79.76%) Developer
2 178 (42.89%) .NET Developer
3 119 (28.67%) C# Developer
4 67 (16.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (8.92%) Senior Developer
6 30 (7.23%) Web Developer
6 30 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (6.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (5.30%) Senior C# Developer
9 21 (5.06%) Agile .NET Developer
10 19 (4.58%) Software Engineer
10 19 (4.58%) Senior .NET Developer
11 18 (4.34%) C++ Developer
11 18 (4.34%) Software Developer
12 14 (3.37%) .NET Web Developer
12 14 (3.37%) C Developer
13 13 (3.13%) Agile C# Developer
13 13 (3.13%) C++/C# Developer
14 11 (2.65%) SQL Developer
14 11 (2.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (73.98%) .NET
2 166 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 135 (32.53%) HTML
4 134 (32.29%) .NET Framework
5 118 (28.43%) WCF
6 112 (26.99%) CSS
7 102 (24.58%) jQuery
8 94 (22.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 77 (18.55%) Entity Framework
10 76 (18.31%) Web Services
11 75 (18.07%) ASP.NET Web API
12 64 (15.42%) AngularJS
13 50 (12.05%) WPF
14 48 (11.57%) HTML5
14 48 (11.57%) XML
15 42 (10.12%) Castle Windsor
16 41 (9.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 38 (9.16%) NHibernate
18 37 (8.92%) JSON
19 36 (8.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 72 (17.35%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.67%) Derivative
3 17 (4.10%) Inversion of Control
4 16 (3.86%) Fixed Income
4 16 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (2.41%) N-Tier
6 9 (2.17%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.93%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.69%) iPad
9 6 (1.45%) Open Source
10 5 (1.20%) Equities
11 4 (0.96%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.96%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.96%) User Experience
12 3 (0.72%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.72%) Blog
13 2 (0.48%) Mathematics
13 2 (0.48%) Social Network
13 2 (0.48%) CMDB
13 2 (0.48%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 78 (18.80%) Windows
2 59 (14.22%) Linux
3 50 (12.05%) UNIX
4 7 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.20%) Android
6 4 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.96%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (54.94%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (52.05%) TDD
3 168 (40.48%) MVC
4 138 (33.25%) OO
5 135 (32.53%) Scrum
6 99 (23.86%) Continuous Integration
7 89 (21.45%) Unit Testing
8 82 (19.76%) OOD
9 79 (19.04%) BDD
10 63 (15.18%) Software Engineering
11 58 (13.98%) UML
12 55 (13.25%) Multithreading
13 52 (12.53%) Configuration Management
14 45 (10.84%) SOA
15 39 (9.40%) Integration Testing
16 38 (9.16%) Automated Testing
17 36 (8.67%) E-Commerce
18 32 (7.71%) Use Case
18 32 (7.71%) Memory Management
19 29 (6.99%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 303 (73.01%) C#
2 161 (38.80%) JavaScript
3 122 (29.40%) SQL
4 63 (15.18%) C++
5 55 (13.25%) C
6 39 (9.40%) Java
7 32 (7.71%) T-SQL
8 24 (5.78%) Python
9 19 (4.58%) VB.NET
10 18 (4.34%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.13%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.69%) XAML
13 6 (1.45%) XPath
13 6 (1.45%) Perl
14 5 (1.20%) PHP
14 5 (1.20%) F#
15 3 (0.72%) Ruby
15 3 (0.72%) C-shell
15 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 43 (10.36%) Security Cleared
2 37 (8.92%) SC Cleared
3 16 (3.86%) Degree
4 3 (0.72%) ISEB
5 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.24%) MCAD
6 1 (0.24%) MCSD
6 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.06%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) EMIR
2 2 (0.48%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.24%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 14 (3.37%) Puppet
2 3 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 105 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 63 (15.18%) Oracle
3 24 (5.78%) TIBCO
4 13 (3.13%) IBM
5 11 (2.65%) Infragistics
5 11 (2.65%) DevExpress
6 9 (2.17%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.20%) VMware
7 5 (1.20%) Twitter
8 4 (0.96%) Ektron
8 4 (0.96%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.96%) Sybase
8 4 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.72%) Perforce
9 3 (0.72%) Typemock
9 3 (0.72%) Facebook
10 1 (0.24%) Solace
10 1 (0.24%) Metastorm
10 1 (0.24%) Serena
10 1 (0.24%) Reuters
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