The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 45 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 10 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.09% 2.29% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 3.01% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 2
Median daily rate £413 £350 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £464 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £46.20 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.22%
Unit Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
359 332 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.10% 76.15% 66.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 207 144
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 34
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Gloucestershire region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -2 3 £588 +95.83% 1
Cheltenham +5 1 £325 -25.50%
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 8 (38.10%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) Release Management
4 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) UML
4 6 (28.57%) Validation
4 6 (28.57%) zSecure
5 5 (23.81%) Service Management
5 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
5 5 (23.81%) Rational DOORS
5 5 (23.81%) ACF2
5 5 (23.81%) SDLC
5 5 (23.81%) System Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) Groovy
6 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
6 4 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (19.05%) React
6 4 (19.05%) Cybercrime
6 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded C++

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.76%) GlassFish
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) ASN.1
1 1 (4.76%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) Maven
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) MSTest
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) C++ Software Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Programmer
3 3 (14.29%) Security Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Zend Developer
5 1 (4.76%) RACF Security Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) RACF Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) CSS
1 6 (28.57%) HTML
1 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (19.05%) React
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.76%) EJB
4 1 (4.76%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) Java RMI
4 1 (4.76%) JDBC
4 1 (4.76%) JMS
4 1 (4.76%) JSP
4 1 (4.76%) REST
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) Servlets
4 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
3 4 (19.05%) Cybercrime
4 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.52%) Health Informatics
5 2 (9.52%) Informatics
6 1 (4.76%) BYOD
6 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) zOS
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (28.57%) Release Management
2 6 (28.57%) UML
2 6 (28.57%) Validation
3 5 (23.81%) SDLC
3 5 (23.81%) Service Management
3 5 (23.81%) System Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
4 4 (19.05%) Data Migration
4 4 (19.05%) Migration
4 4 (19.05%) OOD
4 4 (19.05%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) Java
1 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) Embedded C++
3 4 (19.05%) Groovy
4 3 (14.29%) C
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) Lua
6 1 (4.76%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) ACF2
2 1 (4.76%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) zSecure
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) CA
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.76%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) Sun
2 1 (4.76%) Zend
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