The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - 24 17
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter - 1.48% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.27% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.95 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +10.29%
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 Exeter region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 88 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 82.65% 65.19% 64.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 23 25
Average daily rate £415 £398 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% +32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £518 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £36.50 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 4 (100.00%) ISO 14001
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Statistics
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 3 (75.00%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Database Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Database Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS3
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 14001
1 4 (100.00%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle