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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NUnit
Rank 331 349 360
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +11
Contract jobs citing NUnit 269 213 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 3.93% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 146 122
Average daily rate
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£416 £375 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% -0.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £533 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -17.18%
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
6594 5417 5299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.30% 11.57% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4623 3532 3333
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 131 217
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.07 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -3.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.10 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.25 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +63 156 £475 +11.11% 37
South East -5 70 £305 -12.85% 33
East of England -18 16 £375 +7.14% 10
North West -11 10 £350 +10.23% 15
West Midlands - 8 £385 - 8
Yorkshire -22 4 - - 7
South West -37 3 £378 +7.85% 12
East Midlands +5 2 £300 +9.09% 7
North East - - - - 1
NUnit
UK

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 380 (82.43%) .NET
2 373 (80.91%) C#
3 273 (59.22%) Agile Software Development
4 272 (59.00%) TDD
5 245 (53.15%) SQL Server
6 204 (44.25%) MVC
7 189 (41.00%) ASP.NET
8 164 (35.57%) .NET Framework
9 162 (35.14%) JavaScript
10 159 (34.49%) HTML
11 156 (33.84%) Scrum
12 141 (30.59%) WCF
13 140 (30.37%) Microsoft
14 134 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 133 (28.85%) SQL
16 131 (28.42%) Finance
17 129 (27.98%) BDD
18 125 (27.11%) CSS
19 119 (25.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 119 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
20 118 (25.60%) OO
21 115 (24.95%) Web Services
22 102 (22.13%) jQuery
23 100 (21.69%) SpecFlow
24 95 (20.61%) Visual Studio
25 93 (20.17%) Subversion
26 85 (18.44%) Team Foundation Server
27 83 (18.00%) HTML5
28 82 (17.79%) Windows
29 80 (17.35%) XML

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (8.89%) CMS
2 22 (4.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 21 (4.56%) IIS
4 20 (4.34%) TIBCO EMS
5 15 (3.25%) SharePoint
6 14 (3.04%) Node.js
7 10 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (1.95%) Confluence
9 8 (1.74%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.74%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (1.52%) Kentico
11 5 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.65%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.65%) JBoss
13 3 (0.65%) Apache
13 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 38 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.65%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.22%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.87%) GitHub
5 2 (0.43%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.22%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.25%) HTTP
2 6 (1.30%) Internet
3 5 (1.08%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.22%) FTP
4 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.22%) VPN
4 1 (0.22%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (53.15%) SQL Server
2 57 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (6.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
5 23 (4.99%) Relational Database
6 21 (4.56%) Oracle Database
6 21 (4.56%) Ingres
7 13 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (2.17%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.30%) MongoDB
13 5 (1.08%) RDBMS
14 4 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.87%) MarkLogic
15 3 (0.65%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.65%) PerformancePoint
15 3 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 100 (21.69%) SpecFlow
2 95 (20.61%) Visual Studio
3 93 (20.17%) Subversion
4 85 (18.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 78 (16.92%) Rhino Mocks
6 75 (16.27%) Selenium
7 68 (14.75%) Moq
8 64 (13.88%) MSTest
9 50 (10.85%) CruiseControl
10 42 (9.11%) ClearCase
11 41 (8.89%) Ant
11 41 (8.89%) GoogleTest
12 40 (8.68%) CppUnit
12 40 (8.68%) JIRA
13 34 (7.38%) TeamCity
14 30 (6.51%) Jenkins
15 27 (5.86%) MSBuild
16 24 (5.21%) ReSharper
17 22 (4.77%) StyleCop
18 20 (4.34%) ClearQuest
General
1 131 (28.42%) Finance
2 50 (10.85%) Banking
3 23 (4.99%) Investment Banking
4 18 (3.90%) Front Office
5 6 (1.30%) Marketing
6 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
6 4 (0.87%) Legal
7 3 (0.65%) Back Office
7 3 (0.65%) Retail
8 2 (0.43%) Publishing
8 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.22%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
9 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 359 (77.87%) Developer
2 174 (37.74%) .NET Developer
3 133 (28.85%) C# Developer
4 74 (16.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (10.20%) Senior Developer
6 32 (6.94%) Software Developer
7 25 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
7 25 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (4.99%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (4.56%) Web Developer
9 21 (4.56%) Software Engineer
9 21 (4.56%) Lead Developer
10 19 (4.12%) Analyst
11 16 (3.47%) Architect
11 16 (3.47%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (3.25%) Lead .NET Developer
13 14 (3.04%) Agile .NET Developer
14 13 (2.82%) Agile C# Developer
14 13 (2.82%) Technical Leader
14 13 (2.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 380 (82.43%) .NET
2 189 (41.00%) ASP.NET
3 164 (35.57%) .NET Framework
4 159 (34.49%) HTML
5 141 (30.59%) WCF
6 134 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 125 (27.11%) CSS
8 119 (25.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 115 (24.95%) Web Services
10 102 (22.13%) jQuery
11 83 (18.00%) HTML5
12 80 (17.35%) XML
13 77 (16.70%) Castle Windsor
14 76 (16.49%) NHibernate
15 74 (16.05%) ASP.NET Web API
16 72 (15.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 72 (15.62%) WPF
17 52 (11.28%) AngularJS
18 50 (10.85%) CSS3
19 47 (10.20%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.85%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.38%) Inversion of Control
3 24 (5.21%) Blog
4 20 (4.34%) N-Tier
5 18 (3.90%) Derivative
5 18 (3.90%) Open Source
6 13 (2.82%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.82%) Equities
7 11 (2.39%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.95%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.95%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.74%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.08%) Credit Risk
10 5 (1.08%) User Experience
10 5 (1.08%) CMDB
11 4 (0.87%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.65%) Tandem
13 2 (0.43%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 82 (17.79%) Windows
2 46 (9.98%) Linux
3 41 (8.89%) UNIX
4 11 (2.39%) Android
5 10 (2.17%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (59.22%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (59.00%) TDD
3 204 (44.25%) MVC
4 156 (33.84%) Scrum
5 129 (27.98%) BDD
6 119 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
7 118 (25.60%) OO
8 62 (13.45%) OOD
9 59 (12.80%) Software Engineering
10 58 (12.58%) Domain-Driven Design
11 55 (11.93%) UML
11 55 (11.93%) Configuration Management
12 52 (11.28%) SOA
13 46 (9.98%) E-Commerce
14 43 (9.33%) Multithreading
15 40 (8.68%) Unit Testing
15 40 (8.68%) Project Management
16 31 (6.72%) CQRS
17 30 (6.51%) Refactoring
18 28 (6.07%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 373 (80.91%) C#
2 162 (35.14%) JavaScript
3 133 (28.85%) SQL
4 55 (11.93%) Java
5 51 (11.06%) T-SQL
6 43 (9.33%) C++
7 42 (9.11%) C
8 24 (5.21%) Python
9 21 (4.56%) PowerShell
10 20 (4.34%) F#
11 15 (3.25%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.39%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.30%) PHP
14 5 (1.08%) Perl
15 4 (0.87%) VB
15 4 (0.87%) Ruby
16 3 (0.65%) Groovy
16 3 (0.65%) C-shell
16 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 31 (6.72%) SC Cleared
3 23 (4.99%) Degree
4 4 (0.87%) ISEB
5 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.42%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) EMIR
2 1 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.43%) GridGain
1 2 (0.43%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.87%) SCCM
2 3 (0.65%) Puppet
3 2 (0.43%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.22%) logstash
4 1 (0.22%) SCOM
4 1 (0.22%) WMI
4 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 140 (30.37%) Microsoft
2 58 (12.58%) Oracle
3 24 (5.21%) TIBCO
4 22 (4.77%) Sitecore
5 16 (3.47%) DevExpress
6 13 (2.82%) Sybase
7 11 (2.39%) EPiServer
8 10 (2.17%) IBM
9 9 (1.95%) Infragistics
10 8 (1.74%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.30%) Typemock
12 5 (1.08%) Ektron
13 4 (0.87%) RedDot
14 3 (0.65%) VMware
14 3 (0.65%) Motorola
14 3 (0.65%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.65%) Red Gate
14 3 (0.65%) Twitter
15 2 (0.43%) Facebook
15 2 (0.43%) Informatica
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