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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 356 314 331
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +17
Contract jobs citing NUnit 220 241 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.52% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.43% 4.32% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 152 139
Average daily rate
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£400 £369 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% +9.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 12
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
6419 5575 4645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.46% 11.98% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4286 3587 2999
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 106 154
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.29 £25.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.95 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +5.00%

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 2 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 2 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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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 +1 98 £458 +14.43% 53
South East -23 69 £388 +19.23% 25
Yorkshire +8 18 £325 +1.56% 10
South West -10 13 £413 +50.00% 15
East of England -6 9 £375 - 15
North West -20 6 £290 -17.14% 24
East Midlands -11 4 £300 -29.41% 7
North East - 2 - - 3
West Midlands -4 1 - - 8
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 387 (79.30%) .NET
2 364 (74.59%) C#
3 284 (58.20%) TDD
4 277 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
5 261 (53.48%) SQL Server
6 194 (39.75%) MVC
7 185 (37.91%) .NET Framework
7 185 (37.91%) ASP.NET
8 174 (35.66%) JavaScript
9 171 (35.04%) Scrum
10 158 (32.38%) HTML
11 156 (31.97%) SQL
12 154 (31.56%) WCF
13 150 (30.74%) Microsoft
14 147 (30.12%) OO
15 133 (27.25%) Continuous Integration
16 125 (25.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 125 (25.61%) CSS
16 125 (25.61%) Finance
17 123 (25.20%) BDD
17 123 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
18 113 (23.16%) Subversion
19 103 (21.11%) jQuery
20 98 (20.08%) Visual Studio
21 97 (19.88%) Web Services
22 90 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
23 87 (17.83%) SpecFlow
24 86 (17.62%) OOD
25 83 (17.01%) Team Foundation Server
26 82 (16.80%) WPF

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 29 (5.94%) CMS
2 28 (5.74%) TIBCO EMS
3 19 (3.89%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.28%) IIS
4 16 (3.28%) Confluence
5 13 (2.66%) Kentico
6 11 (2.25%) Node.js
6 11 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.23%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.82%) Apache
11 3 (0.61%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.61%) JBoss
11 3 (0.61%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 41 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (0.82%) GitHub
3 4 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.20%) Rackspace Cloud
4 1 (0.20%) Office 365
4 1 (0.20%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.07%) HTTP
2 7 (1.43%) Internet
3 4 (0.82%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.20%) VPN
4 1 (0.20%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (53.48%) SQL Server
2 56 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (8.20%) Relational Database
4 28 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (5.33%) Oracle Database
7 24 (4.92%) Ingres
8 15 (3.07%) MongoDB
9 14 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (2.46%) Couchbase
11 11 (2.25%) NoSQL
12 10 (2.05%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (1.43%) MySQL
15 5 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (0.82%) SQLite
16 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 3 (0.61%) PerformancePoint
17 3 (0.61%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 113 (23.16%) Subversion
2 98 (20.08%) Visual Studio
3 87 (17.83%) SpecFlow
4 83 (17.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 79 (16.19%) Rhino Mocks
6 77 (15.78%) MSTest
6 77 (15.78%) Selenium
7 70 (14.34%) Moq
8 62 (12.70%) ClearCase
9 61 (12.50%) GoogleTest
10 60 (12.30%) CppUnit
11 58 (11.89%) Ant
12 52 (10.66%) CruiseControl
13 44 (9.02%) TeamCity
13 44 (9.02%) JIRA
14 36 (7.38%) Jenkins
15 29 (5.94%) StyleCop
16 25 (5.12%) ReSharper
17 24 (4.92%) MSBuild
18 23 (4.71%) ClearQuest
General
1 125 (25.61%) Finance
2 67 (13.73%) Banking
3 36 (7.38%) Investment Banking
4 24 (4.92%) Front Office
5 8 (1.64%) Back Office
6 6 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.82%) Games
7 4 (0.82%) Legal
7 4 (0.82%) Retail
8 3 (0.61%) Marketing
8 3 (0.61%) Advertising
9 2 (0.41%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.20%) Publishing
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 381 (78.07%) Developer
2 199 (40.78%) .NET Developer
3 152 (31.15%) C# Developer
4 85 (17.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (10.45%) Senior Developer
6 31 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 30 (6.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (5.53%) Senior .NET Developer
9 25 (5.12%) Web Developer
10 21 (4.30%) Software Engineer
11 20 (4.10%) Senior C# Developer
12 18 (3.69%) Analyst
13 17 (3.48%) Technical Leader
14 16 (3.28%) C Developer
15 15 (3.07%) .NET Web Developer
15 15 (3.07%) Tester
15 15 (3.07%) Lead Developer
15 15 (3.07%) Agile C# Developer
16 14 (2.87%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (79.30%) .NET
2 185 (37.91%) ASP.NET
2 185 (37.91%) .NET Framework
3 158 (32.38%) HTML
4 154 (31.56%) WCF
5 125 (25.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 125 (25.61%) CSS
6 123 (25.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 103 (21.11%) jQuery
8 97 (19.88%) Web Services
9 90 (18.44%) ASP.NET Web API
10 82 (16.80%) WPF
11 80 (16.39%) Castle Windsor
12 70 (14.34%) NHibernate
13 68 (13.93%) XML
14 57 (11.68%) HTML5
15 50 (10.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 49 (10.04%) LINQ
17 44 (9.02%) Motif
18 43 (8.81%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 70 (14.34%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.56%) Inversion of Control
2 32 (6.56%) Derivative
3 19 (3.89%) Blog
4 16 (3.28%) N-Tier
4 16 (3.28%) Open Source
5 15 (3.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (2.66%) Equities
7 12 (2.46%) Fixed Income
7 12 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.05%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.84%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.43%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.02%) CMDB
11 5 (1.02%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.82%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.82%) User Experience
12 4 (0.82%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.61%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 82 (16.80%) Windows
2 70 (14.34%) Linux
3 61 (12.50%) UNIX
4 9 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.64%) Android
5 8 (1.64%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.20%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (58.20%) TDD
2 277 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (39.75%) MVC
4 171 (35.04%) Scrum
5 147 (30.12%) OO
6 133 (27.25%) Continuous Integration
7 123 (25.20%) BDD
8 86 (17.62%) OOD
9 74 (15.16%) Software Engineering
10 72 (14.75%) Configuration Management
11 70 (14.34%) UML
12 69 (14.14%) Multithreading
13 66 (13.52%) SOA
14 58 (11.89%) Unit Testing
15 48 (9.84%) Domain-Driven Design
16 46 (9.43%) Project Management
17 42 (8.61%) Use Case
18 40 (8.20%) Refactoring
19 36 (7.38%) CQRS
19 36 (7.38%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 364 (74.59%) C#
2 174 (35.66%) JavaScript
3 156 (31.97%) SQL
4 66 (13.52%) C++
5 62 (12.70%) C
6 55 (11.27%) Java
7 47 (9.63%) T-SQL
8 30 (6.15%) Python
9 19 (3.89%) F#
10 18 (3.69%) PowerShell
11 13 (2.66%) PL/SQL
12 12 (2.46%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.43%) PHP
14 5 (1.02%) Perl
14 5 (1.02%) XAML
15 4 (0.82%) VB
16 3 (0.61%) VBA
16 3 (0.61%) VB6
16 3 (0.61%) Ruby
16 3 (0.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 55 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 50 (10.25%) SC Cleared
3 20 (4.10%) Degree
4 9 (1.84%) VCP4
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.41%) ISEB
6 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.15%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) EMIR
2 2 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.41%) GridGain
2 2 (0.41%) Docker
3 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (2.46%) Puppet
2 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 150 (30.74%) Microsoft
2 59 (12.09%) Oracle
3 32 (6.56%) TIBCO
4 18 (3.69%) DevExpress
5 17 (3.48%) IBM
6 16 (3.28%) Infragistics
7 11 (2.25%) Sitecore
8 9 (1.84%) Typemock
8 9 (1.84%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.84%) Sybase
9 5 (1.02%) VMware
10 4 (0.82%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.82%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.61%) Red Gate
11 3 (0.61%) Twitter
12 2 (0.41%) Endeca
12 2 (0.41%) Perforce
12 2 (0.41%) Bloomberg
12 2 (0.41%) Informatica
12 2 (0.41%) Motorola
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent daily rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £180 - 260 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheltenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicester
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Blue Bridge Solutions Limited
Rate: £65,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago