The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 19 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 2.35% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Unit Testing
West Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 59 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 92.94% 88.06% 86.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 57 20
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £48.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Unit Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree