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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - 26 22
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax - 1.16% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.42% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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%
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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 Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 141 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 84.09% 81.50% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 107 113
Median daily rate £400 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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