The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.54% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.90 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.97% +13.61%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
58 78 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 89.23% 82.11% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 65 114
Median daily rate £350 £356 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £13.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax 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 Halifax

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) CICS
1 2 (66.67%) zOS
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) JBehave
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Moq
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 2 (66.67%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JBehave
1 1 (33.33%) Moq
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM