The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - 25 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford - 2.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.95 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +5.88%
Unit Testing
Surrey

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 160 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 80.70% 80.81% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 94 63
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £258 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -73.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Database Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) WinForms
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (75.00%) DTS
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (75.00%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) DTS
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Java Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) DHTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) KnockoutJS
1 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Database Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Database Security
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) VBScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft