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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 371 377 390
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Contract jobs citing NUnit 249 214 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.57% 3.36% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 146 124
Average daily rate
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£350 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.96% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £336 £316
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £54.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
6975 6360 5456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.49% 12.88% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4658 4149 3501
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 134 135
Average hourly rate £37.75 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.15 £25.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +16 129 £475 +14.45% 50
Yorkshire +27 50 £325 - 3
South East -17 35 £325 -12.16% 28
South West +8 16 £363 +11.53% 11
East of England -9 10 £275 -11.64% 11
West Midlands 0 8 £344 -19.11% 3
East Midlands -23 1 £325 - 7
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 326 (72.61%) C#
2 312 (69.49%) .NET
3 273 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
4 255 (56.79%) TDD
5 252 (56.12%) SQL Server
6 197 (43.88%) MVC
7 178 (39.64%) SQL
8 172 (38.31%) JavaScript
9 168 (37.42%) ASP.NET
10 148 (32.96%) HTML
11 141 (31.40%) Microsoft
12 137 (30.51%) CSS
13 132 (29.40%) OO
13 132 (29.40%) .NET Framework
14 129 (28.73%) Scrum
15 118 (26.28%) BDD
16 115 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
17 104 (23.16%) ASP.NET MVC
18 97 (21.60%) jQuery
19 96 (21.38%) Unit Testing
20 94 (20.94%) Selenium
21 92 (20.49%) Web Services
22 88 (19.60%) WCF
23 86 (19.15%) Subversion
24 83 (18.49%) Oracle
24 83 (18.49%) Visual Studio
25 82 (18.26%) Entity Framework
25 82 (18.26%) ASP.NET Web API
26 81 (18.04%) Finance
27 77 (17.15%) SpecFlow

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (7.80%) CMS
2 25 (5.57%) IIS
3 23 (5.12%) Node.js
4 15 (3.34%) Umbraco
5 11 (2.45%) JBoss
5 11 (2.45%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.11%) Confluence
7 5 (1.11%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.45%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.22%) Kentico
11 1 (0.22%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.22%) Apache
11 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (5.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.45%) GitHub
3 6 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.22%) SMTP
1 1 (0.22%) HTTP
1 1 (0.22%) Internet
1 1 (0.22%) Firewall
1 1 (0.22%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (56.12%) SQL Server
2 75 (16.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (12.25%) Oracle Database
4 50 (11.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 49 (10.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 46 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 36 (8.02%) MongoDB
8 26 (5.79%) Relational Database
9 19 (4.23%) Couchbase
10 17 (3.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (3.79%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (2.90%) NoSQL
13 11 (2.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
16 7 (1.56%) MySQL
17 6 (1.34%) Data Mining
18 5 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
18 5 (1.11%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 94 (20.94%) Selenium
2 86 (19.15%) Subversion
3 83 (18.49%) Visual Studio
4 77 (17.15%) SpecFlow
5 69 (15.37%) MSTest
6 60 (13.36%) Moq
7 57 (12.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 55 (12.25%) Rhino Mocks
9 45 (10.02%) TeamCity
10 41 (9.13%) ClearCase
11 33 (7.35%) GoogleTest
12 29 (6.46%) Ant
13 28 (6.24%) CppUnit
13 28 (6.24%) Cucumber
14 27 (6.01%) WebDriver
14 27 (6.01%) Toad
15 26 (5.79%) Git (software)
16 23 (5.12%) JUnit
17 19 (4.23%) CruiseControl
18 18 (4.01%) JIRA
General
1 81 (18.04%) Finance
2 39 (8.69%) Banking
3 37 (8.24%) Front Office
4 26 (5.79%) Back Office
4 26 (5.79%) Investment Banking
5 20 (4.45%) Retail
6 5 (1.11%) Law
7 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.45%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Military
8 2 (0.45%) Billing
8 2 (0.45%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) French Language
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 363 (80.85%) Developer
2 163 (36.30%) .NET Developer
3 106 (23.61%) C# Developer
4 52 (11.58%) Senior Developer
5 50 (11.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (6.68%) Web Developer
7 27 (6.01%) Agile .NET Developer
8 26 (5.79%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (4.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 22 (4.90%) Oracle Developer
9 22 (4.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (4.68%) C++ Developer
11 17 (3.79%) Software Engineer
11 17 (3.79%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (3.56%) SQL Developer
12 16 (3.56%) Tester
12 16 (3.56%) C++/C# Developer
12 16 (3.56%) Agile C# Developer
13 15 (3.34%) Android Developer
14 14 (3.12%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (69.49%) .NET
2 168 (37.42%) ASP.NET
3 148 (32.96%) HTML
4 137 (30.51%) CSS
5 132 (29.40%) .NET Framework
6 104 (23.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 97 (21.60%) jQuery
8 92 (20.49%) Web Services
9 88 (19.60%) WCF
10 82 (18.26%) Entity Framework
10 82 (18.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 65 (14.48%) AngularJS
12 54 (12.03%) XML
13 52 (11.58%) WPF
14 49 (10.91%) JSON
14 49 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 46 (10.24%) NHibernate
16 45 (10.02%) HTML5
17 36 (8.02%) Ajax
18 33 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.47%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (8.46%) Inversion of Control
3 28 (6.24%) Derivative
4 19 (4.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 19 (4.23%) Fixed Income
4 19 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.78%) User Experience
5 8 (1.78%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.56%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.56%) iPad
7 6 (1.34%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.34%) NHS
8 5 (1.11%) Market Risk
9 4 (0.89%) Equities
10 2 (0.45%) Clustering
10 2 (0.45%) Social Network
10 2 (0.45%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.45%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.45%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 66 (14.70%) Windows
2 38 (8.46%) Linux
3 35 (7.80%) UNIX
4 22 (4.90%) Android
5 9 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (56.79%) TDD
3 197 (43.88%) MVC
4 132 (29.40%) OO
5 129 (28.73%) Scrum
6 118 (26.28%) BDD
7 115 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
8 96 (21.38%) Unit Testing
9 60 (13.36%) OOD
10 59 (13.14%) SDLC
11 53 (11.80%) Software Engineering
12 48 (10.69%) E-Commerce
13 43 (9.58%) UML
14 42 (9.35%) Multithreading
15 38 (8.46%) Integration Testing
16 35 (7.80%) Automated Testing
17 34 (7.57%) SOA
18 32 (7.13%) OOP
18 32 (7.13%) Configuration Management
19 30 (6.68%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 326 (72.61%) C#
2 178 (39.64%) SQL
3 172 (38.31%) JavaScript
4 61 (13.59%) T-SQL
5 53 (11.80%) C++
6 41 (9.13%) Java
7 40 (8.91%) PowerShell
8 37 (8.24%) C
9 32 (7.13%) PL/SQL
10 16 (3.56%) Python
11 13 (2.90%) VB.NET
12 9 (2.00%) XAML
13 6 (1.34%) Pascal
13 6 (1.34%) Delphi
13 6 (1.34%) XPath
14 5 (1.11%) ANSI SQL
15 4 (0.89%) TypeScript
16 3 (0.67%) Perl
16 3 (0.67%) Ruby
17 2 (0.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 30 (6.68%) Security Cleared
2 22 (4.90%) SC Cleared
3 15 (3.34%) Degree
4 7 (1.56%) ISEB
5 6 (1.34%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.22%) MCP
6 1 (0.22%) MCAD
6 1 (0.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.13%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) HL7
2 1 (0.22%) EMIR
2 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
2 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (2.23%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 13 (2.90%) Puppet
2 4 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.45%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 141 (31.40%) Microsoft
2 83 (18.49%) Oracle
3 23 (5.12%) TIBCO
4 8 (1.78%) IBM
4 8 (1.78%) DevExpress
4 8 (1.78%) Typemock
5 7 (1.56%) Twitter
5 7 (1.56%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.34%) Infragistics
7 5 (1.11%) Sybase
7 5 (1.11%) Ektron
7 5 (1.11%) Perforce
8 3 (0.67%) Facebook
9 2 (0.45%) Currenex
9 2 (0.45%) SAP
9 2 (0.45%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.22%) Metastorm
10 1 (0.22%) Reuters
10 1 (0.22%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.22%) Serena
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