The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 35 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +8
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 28 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 6.35% 9.30% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 10.96% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 3
Median daily rate £358 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £330 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £436 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
413 73 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 93.65% 84.88% 81.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 44 84
Median daily rate £320 £330 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 2 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £44.47 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit Testing across the Erskine region.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Erskine region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Erskine region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 27 (65.85%) Security Cleared
2 25 (60.98%) SC Cleared
2 25 (60.98%) TCP/IP
3 23 (56.10%) DNS
4 19 (46.34%) Samba
4 19 (46.34%) Perl
4 19 (46.34%) ITIL
4 19 (46.34%) Unix
4 19 (46.34%) Linux
4 19 (46.34%) C-shell
4 19 (46.34%) Bash Shell
4 19 (46.34%) Korn
5 18 (43.90%) iSCSI
5 18 (43.90%) Apache
5 18 (43.90%) WAN
5 18 (43.90%) SAN
6 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
6 17 (41.46%) Windows
7 14 (34.15%) VMware
8 13 (31.71%) HP
8 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
9 11 (26.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 11 (26.83%) C#
10 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (24.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
10 10 (24.39%) Altiris
10 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
11 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (17.07%) Prototyping

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (43.90%) Apache
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 3 (7.32%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) TCP/IP
2 23 (56.10%) DNS
3 18 (43.90%) iSCSI
3 18 (43.90%) SAN
3 18 (43.90%) WAN
4 6 (14.63%) SNMP
4 6 (14.63%) SSL
5 4 (9.76%) DHCP
6 2 (4.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MSI
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) ClearCase
3 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.88%) StarTeam
3 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Unix Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Applications Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Build Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Software Development Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Consultant
6 2 (4.88%) Unix Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Tools Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) WinForms
1 6 (14.63%) WPF
1 6 (14.63%) XML
1 6 (14.63%) XSD
2 5 (12.20%) jQuery
3 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (9.76%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (46.34%) Linux
1 19 (46.34%) Unix
2 17 (41.46%) Windows
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (46.34%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Prototyping
3 6 (14.63%) Change Management
4 5 (12.20%) Performance Management
4 5 (12.20%) Server Building
4 5 (12.20%) Web Development
5 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) Validation
6 2 (4.88%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
6 2 (4.88%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.44%) Build Automation
7 1 (2.44%) Information Security
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) Bash Shell
1 19 (46.34%) C-shell
1 19 (46.34%) Korn
1 19 (46.34%) Perl
2 17 (41.46%) Shell Script
3 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
4 11 (26.83%) C#
5 7 (17.07%) Java
5 7 (17.07%) VBScript
6 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
7 3 (7.32%) SQL
8 2 (4.88%) C
8 2 (4.88%) C++
8 2 (4.88%) COBOL
8 2 (4.88%) PL/1
8 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (65.85%) Security Cleared
2 25 (60.98%) SC Cleared
3 6 (14.63%) MCSA
3 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (7.32%) Degree
5 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Samba
2 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (24.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (14.63%) SCCM
4 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) VMware
2 13 (31.71%) HP
3 10 (24.39%) Altiris
3 10 (24.39%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.76%) Oracle
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago