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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 44 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 1.03% 3.97% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 4.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Median daily rate £315 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
Unit Testing
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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
174 134 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 89.23% 88.74% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 104 105
Median daily rate £340 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £34.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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
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 3 December 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 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
3 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) C-shell
4 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
4 7 (38.89%) DNS
4 7 (38.89%) WAN
4 7 (38.89%) Apache
4 7 (38.89%) SAN
4 7 (38.89%) Perl
4 7 (38.89%) ITIL
4 7 (38.89%) Unix
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) Samba
4 7 (38.89%) VMware
4 7 (38.89%) Korn
4 7 (38.89%) iSCSI
5 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (27.78%) HP
7 4 (22.22%) Altiris
7 4 (22.22%) MCSA
7 4 (22.22%) SCCM
7 4 (22.22%) jQuery
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (22.22%) SSL

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 7 (38.89%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 7 (38.89%) iSCSI
2 7 (38.89%) SAN
2 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) SNMP
3 4 (22.22%) SSL
4 1 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) MSI
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.56%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Unix Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Applications Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Product Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (11.11%) XSD
3 1 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Unix
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 3 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 2 (11.11%) OO
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.56%) Build Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.56%) Server Building
4 1 (5.56%) Validation
4 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Bash Shell
1 7 (38.89%) C-shell
1 7 (38.89%) Korn
1 7 (38.89%) Perl
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 4 (22.22%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) MCSA
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Samba
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (16.67%) PowerCLI
3 1 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Altiris
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) AppSense
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Symantec