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 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 25 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.69% 1.32% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 1.61% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £435 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +24.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.29% +6.85%
Unit Testing
West Yorkshire

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
127 124 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 88.19% 81.58% 83.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 97 116
Median daily rate £400 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £465 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 8 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing