The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 15 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.05% 2.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 3.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
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 £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Unit Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 63 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 68.92% 63.00% 67.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 39
Median daily rate £425 £413 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Median hourly rate £54.50 £80.73 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.49% +118.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £80.73 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £80.73 £43.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Farnborough 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 Farnborough

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 7 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) PaaS
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) HBase
4 2 (40.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
4 2 (40.00%) GemFire
4 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Kafka
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) OWASP
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Degree

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (40.00%) GemFire
1 2 (40.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) HBase
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
1 2 (40.00%) OLTP
1 2 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Lead Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Big Data Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) Spark Streaming
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Boot
1 2 (40.00%) Spring Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Benchmarking
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) OWASP
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Validation
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (40.00%) HDFS
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) VMware