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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.45% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £378 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +10.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.63 £41.85 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +8.00%

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
62 68 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 89.86% 77.27% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 59 113
Median daily rate £392 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.04% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 March 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
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) StreamWeaver
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
2 1 (33.33%) JBehave
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Docker

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
2 1 (33.33%) StreamWeaver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JBehave
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Database Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Business Analyst
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%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft