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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 47 48 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 17 19 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.54% 2.13% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.53% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 22
Median daily rate £338 £375 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +20.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £475 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.71% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.22%
Unit Testing
Scotland

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
543 752 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.04% 84.30% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 406 307
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £501 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 29 2
Median hourly rate £13.73 £27.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.09% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £68.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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 5 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) VMware
5 5 (23.81%) Spring
5 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
6 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
6 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (19.05%) Altiris
6 4 (19.05%) Subversion
6 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
6 4 (19.05%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
6 4 (19.05%) JUnit
6 4 (19.05%) MS Office
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) HP
6 4 (19.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) OO
6 4 (19.05%) ETL
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) SharePoint

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Project
3 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.76%) FTP
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) SNMP
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
3 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
4 2 (9.52%) DB2
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (19.05%) JUnit
1 4 (19.05%) Subversion
2 3 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
3 2 (9.52%) Fiddler
3 2 (9.52%) PVCS
3 2 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (4.76%) Bower
4 1 (4.76%) Hudson
4 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.76%) Moq
4 1 (4.76%) NUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Front Office
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Functional Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) MongoDB Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) JSP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) Spring
2 4 (19.05%) Entity Framework
2 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 3 (14.29%) DOM
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
3 3 (14.29%) SOAP
3 3 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) XSLT
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) HTML5
4 2 (9.52%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) LINQ
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
4 2 (9.52%) WCF
4 2 (9.52%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.76%) iSeries
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
2 4 (19.05%) ETL
2 4 (19.05%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) Line Management
3 3 (14.29%) SDLC
3 3 (14.29%) Server Building
3 3 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
4 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) RPG
6 1 (4.76%) RPG IV
6 1 (4.76%) VBA
6 1 (4.76%) VBScript
6 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (19.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Altiris
3 4 (19.05%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Talend
6 1 (4.76%) DevExpress
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase
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