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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.75% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£343 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +18.32%
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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 Gatwick region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 82.50% 78.26% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 9 7
Average daily rate £343 £225 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.22% -37.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £438 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+172.72% -49.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Gatwick region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OOP
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft