The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 54 28 53
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 14 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.63% 5.71% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 7.48% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 22 3
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£338 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £398 £294
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.40 £35.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +5.26%
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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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
691 575 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.63% 76.36% 72.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 285 319
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £445 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 5
Average hourly rate £39.00 £18.00 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% +94.59%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 15 (41.67%) OO
1 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (38.89%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
4 12 (33.33%) XML
5 11 (30.56%) .NET
5 11 (30.56%) SQL
6 10 (27.78%) Banking
6 10 (27.78%) CSS
7 9 (25.00%) UNIX
7 9 (25.00%) C#
7 9 (25.00%) MVC
8 8 (22.22%) Finance
8 8 (22.22%) Spring
8 8 (22.22%) Web Services
8 8 (22.22%) XSLT
8 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
9 7 (19.44%) HTML
9 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 7 (19.44%) JSON
9 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
9 7 (19.44%) Selenium
10 6 (16.67%) WPF
10 6 (16.67%) Ajax
10 6 (16.67%) Scrum
10 6 (16.67%) CruiseControl
10 6 (16.67%) Shell Script

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) FileNet
4 1 (2.78%) Node.js
4 1 (2.78%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
4 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) CTI
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) DB2
4 2 (5.56%) MS Access
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Selenium
2 6 (16.67%) CruiseControl
3 5 (13.89%) NUnit
4 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
4 4 (11.11%) Maven
4 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 3 (8.33%) Hudson
5 3 (8.33%) Jasmine
5 3 (8.33%) Artifactory
5 3 (8.33%) JIRA
5 3 (8.33%) Subversion
5 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
6 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
6 2 (5.56%) JSUnit
6 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.56%) MSBuild
6 2 (5.56%) QUnit
7 1 (2.78%) Android Studio
General
1 10 (27.78%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Front Office
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (88.89%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Senior Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Excel Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.33%) RAD Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 2 (5.56%) Access Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) VBA Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Excel VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (33.33%) XML
2 11 (30.56%) .NET
3 10 (27.78%) CSS
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 8 (22.22%) Web Services
4 8 (22.22%) XSLT
4 8 (22.22%) Spring
5 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
5 7 (19.44%) JSON
5 7 (19.44%) HTML
6 6 (16.67%) Ajax
6 6 (16.67%) WPF
7 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.11%) Spring MVC
8 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (11.11%) LINQ
8 4 (11.11%) Spring Web Flow
8 4 (11.11%) GWT
8 4 (11.11%) RESTful
8 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Animation
2 1 (2.78%) FMCG
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) UNIX
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) OO
2 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) MVC
4 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
5 6 (16.67%) RAD
6 5 (13.89%) Release Management
6 5 (13.89%) MVVM
6 5 (13.89%) BDD
7 4 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 4 (11.11%) TDD
8 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) SDLC
8 3 (8.33%) Kanban
9 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
9 2 (5.56%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) SQL
4 9 (25.00%) C#
5 6 (16.67%) Perl
5 6 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 5 (13.89%) VBA
7 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.56%) C++
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.78%) VB
9 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.78%) VB6
9 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.78%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Sybase
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Lotus
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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