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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank - 7 16
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine - 29.41% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 37.50% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 11 1
Average daily rate
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- £355 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
- +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -14.11%
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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
97 40 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 91.51% 78.43% 65.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 28 21
Average daily rate £370 £359 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.13% -1.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £330 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 23 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Unit Testing 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 Unit Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Altiris
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Project
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Unit Testing 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 Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Project
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Build Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Replication
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 6 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Altiris
2 5 (83.33%) HP