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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 387 398 392
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Contract jobs citing NUnit 215 189 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.89% 2.87% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 123 148
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £321
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
7444 6584 5761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.01% 13.08% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4958 4264 3771
Average daily rate £405 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 119 122
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +49 149 £425 - 53
South East -22 18 £311 -22.18% 34
Yorkshire -15 16 £325 - 6
East of England -6 10 £300 -3.61% 6
South West -7 10 £338 +7.14% 10
North West -33 7 £350 +7.69% 14
West Midlands -6 5 £350 -17.64% 9
East Midlands -12 1 £325 -17.72% 3
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 331 (74.89%) C#
2 305 (69.00%) .NET
3 262 (59.28%) SQL Server
4 256 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
5 240 (54.30%) TDD
6 184 (41.63%) MVC
7 183 (41.40%) SQL
8 171 (38.69%) ASP.NET
9 159 (35.97%) JavaScript
10 149 (33.71%) Microsoft
11 127 (28.73%) Continuous Integration
12 126 (28.51%) HTML
13 125 (28.28%) OO
14 121 (27.38%) CSS
15 115 (26.02%) BDD
16 112 (25.34%) .NET Framework
17 107 (24.21%) Unit Testing
18 105 (23.76%) Web Services
19 104 (23.53%) Scrum
20 95 (21.49%) Selenium
21 93 (21.04%) Oracle
22 92 (20.81%) ASP.NET MVC
23 90 (20.36%) jQuery
24 83 (18.78%) Finance
25 82 (18.55%) SQL Server 2008
26 79 (17.87%) SpecFlow
26 79 (17.87%) ASP.NET Web API
27 78 (17.65%) WCF
27 78 (17.65%) Subversion
28 75 (16.97%) Windows

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (8.37%) IIS
2 36 (8.14%) CMS
3 22 (4.98%) Node.js
4 15 (3.39%) Umbraco
5 14 (3.17%) SharePoint
6 13 (2.94%) JBoss
7 7 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.13%) NServiceBus
9 5 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.13%) Apache
10 4 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.90%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.23%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.23%) Confluence
12 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.71%) GitHub
3 4 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.13%) SMTP
1 5 (1.13%) HTTP
2 4 (0.90%) Internet
3 1 (0.23%) Firewall
3 1 (0.23%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.23%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (59.28%) SQL Server
2 82 (18.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (12.22%) Oracle Database
4 50 (11.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 45 (10.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (10.18%) Oracle Database 11g
6 30 (6.79%) MongoDB
7 17 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (3.62%) Relational Database
9 14 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (2.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (2.49%) NoSQL
12 10 (2.26%) Couchbase
13 8 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
15 5 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (1.13%) RavenDB
16 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
16 4 (0.90%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 95 (21.49%) Selenium
2 79 (17.87%) SpecFlow
3 78 (17.65%) Subversion
4 73 (16.52%) Visual Studio
5 70 (15.84%) Team Foundation Server
6 62 (14.03%) Rhino Mocks
7 57 (12.90%) MSTest
8 56 (12.67%) Moq
9 48 (10.86%) TeamCity
10 43 (9.73%) Git (software)
11 33 (7.47%) ClearCase
12 28 (6.33%) JUnit
13 27 (6.11%) Toad
13 27 (6.11%) WebDriver
13 27 (6.11%) Cucumber
14 26 (5.88%) Jenkins
15 24 (5.43%) GoogleTest
16 23 (5.20%) CruiseControl
17 21 (4.75%) Ant
18 19 (4.30%) NCover
General
1 83 (18.78%) Finance
2 33 (7.47%) Banking
3 31 (7.01%) Front Office
4 28 (6.33%) Back Office
5 19 (4.30%) Retail
6 18 (4.07%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.13%) Law
8 3 (0.68%) Legal
8 3 (0.68%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.45%) Military
9 2 (0.45%) Billing
9 2 (0.45%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 357 (80.77%) Developer
2 147 (33.26%) .NET Developer
3 89 (20.14%) C# Developer
4 49 (11.09%) Senior Developer
5 35 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (6.56%) Web Developer
7 22 (4.98%) Oracle Developer
7 22 (4.98%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (4.52%) WPF Developer
9 19 (4.30%) Agile .NET Developer
10 18 (4.07%) Senior C# Developer
11 17 (3.85%) C++ Developer
11 17 (3.85%) Tester
12 15 (3.39%) Java Developer
12 15 (3.39%) SQL Developer
12 15 (3.39%) Android Developer
13 14 (3.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (3.17%) Database Developer
13 14 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (69.00%) .NET
2 171 (38.69%) ASP.NET
3 126 (28.51%) HTML
4 121 (27.38%) CSS
5 112 (25.34%) .NET Framework
6 105 (23.76%) Web Services
7 92 (20.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (20.36%) jQuery
9 79 (17.87%) ASP.NET Web API
10 78 (17.65%) WCF
11 70 (15.84%) Entity Framework
12 68 (15.38%) AngularJS
13 55 (12.44%) XML
14 54 (12.22%) WPF
15 52 (11.76%) NHibernate
16 49 (11.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 46 (10.41%) JSON
18 42 (9.50%) HTML5
19 39 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 38 (8.60%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.18%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.47%) Inversion of Control
3 21 (4.75%) Derivative
4 20 (4.52%) Mobile App
5 18 (4.07%) N-Tier
6 15 (3.39%) Fixed Income
7 14 (3.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (2.49%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.26%) User Experience
10 7 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.58%) iPad
10 7 (1.58%) Market Risk
10 7 (1.58%) Equities
11 6 (1.36%) NHS
12 4 (0.90%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.90%) Credit Risk
12 4 (0.90%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.68%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.68%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 75 (16.97%) Windows
2 31 (7.01%) Linux
3 29 (6.56%) UNIX
4 22 (4.98%) Android
5 8 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.36%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.90%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (57.92%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (54.30%) TDD
3 184 (41.63%) MVC
4 127 (28.73%) Continuous Integration
5 125 (28.28%) OO
6 115 (26.02%) BDD
7 107 (24.21%) Unit Testing
8 104 (23.53%) Scrum
9 63 (14.25%) SDLC
10 54 (12.22%) OOD
11 46 (10.41%) E-Commerce
12 44 (9.95%) UML
13 42 (9.50%) Software Engineering
14 39 (8.82%) Automated Testing
15 34 (7.69%) Multithreading
16 32 (7.24%) OOP
17 30 (6.79%) Integration Testing
17 30 (6.79%) Test Automation
17 30 (6.79%) Data Mapping
18 29 (6.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 331 (74.89%) C#
2 183 (41.40%) SQL
3 159 (35.97%) JavaScript
4 62 (14.03%) T-SQL
5 53 (11.99%) Java
6 45 (10.18%) PowerShell
7 42 (9.50%) C++
8 33 (7.47%) C
9 31 (7.01%) PL/SQL
10 20 (4.52%) VB.NET
11 18 (4.07%) Python
12 15 (3.39%) ANSI SQL
13 8 (1.81%) TypeScript
13 8 (1.81%) VB
14 7 (1.58%) Pascal
14 7 (1.58%) Ruby
14 7 (1.58%) XPath
14 7 (1.58%) VBA
14 7 (1.58%) Delphi
15 5 (1.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 21 (4.75%) Degree
3 15 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.81%) ISEB
5 7 (1.58%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.23%) MCP
7 1 (0.23%) MCAD
7 1 (0.23%) MCSD
7 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.47%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (2.71%) GridGain
2 4 (0.90%) BitLocker
2 4 (0.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (0.90%) Puppet
1 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.45%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 149 (33.71%) Microsoft
2 93 (21.04%) Oracle
3 19 (4.30%) TIBCO
4 11 (2.49%) Sybase
5 8 (1.81%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.58%) Typemock
6 7 (1.58%) Perforce
7 6 (1.36%) DevExpress
7 6 (1.36%) Twitter
8 5 (1.13%) Ektron
8 5 (1.13%) Telerik
9 4 (0.90%) Actimize
9 4 (0.90%) Aquila
9 4 (0.90%) Informatica
9 4 (0.90%) IBM
10 3 (0.68%) Facebook
10 3 (0.68%) Currenex
11 2 (0.45%) StreamBase
11 2 (0.45%) Tableau
11 2 (0.45%) JD Edwards
Central London / West End
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Allen Lane
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Central London / West End
Anonymous
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust
Rate: From £31,072 to £40,964 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
South Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 17 days ago