The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 82 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +17
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 22 86 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.18% 3.95% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 4.83% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 56 22
Median daily rate £400 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.03% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £275 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Unit Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1429 1782 1740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.91% 81.86% 78.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 1103 956
Median daily rate £420 £380 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 99 86
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.37 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% +57.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.40 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £60.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester -8 4 £400 -
Farnborough +10 3 £400 - 1
Southampton +6 3 £419 +10.19% 2
Hook -7 3 £310 +12.72%
Portsmouth -9 1 - - 6
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 35 (53.85%) Subversion
2 30 (46.15%) Unix
3 28 (43.08%) Linux
4 27 (41.54%) Java
5 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 23 (35.38%) SQL
7 22 (33.85%) UML
8 20 (30.77%) Apache
9 19 (29.23%) XML
9 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
9 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
9 19 (29.23%) JSON
10 18 (27.69%) Integration Testing
10 18 (27.69%) SC Cleared
10 18 (27.69%) Scrum
11 17 (26.15%) Ant
12 16 (24.62%) JUnit
12 16 (24.62%) Python
13 15 (23.08%) ClearCase
13 15 (23.08%) Configuration Management
13 15 (23.08%) Oracle
13 15 (23.08%) NUnit
13 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (23.08%) CppUnit
13 15 (23.08%) QA
13 15 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
13 15 (23.08%) GoogleTest
14 14 (21.54%) Derivative
14 14 (21.54%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 20 (30.77%) Apache
2 12 (18.46%) Tomcat
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (12.31%) JBoss
5 4 (6.15%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (6.15%) Documentum
6 3 (4.62%) Apache Spark
6 3 (4.62%) GemFire
7 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.54%) Confluence
8 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) GitHub
1 4 (6.15%) PaaS
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.54%) Force.com
3 1 (1.54%) IaaS
3 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) AMQP
2 1 (1.54%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (18.46%) NoSQL
3 11 (16.92%) MongoDB
4 10 (15.38%) MySQL
5 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.62%) Big Data
7 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.62%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.62%) HBase
8 2 (3.08%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.08%) Kalido
8 2 (3.08%) OLTP
9 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.54%) DB2
9 1 (1.54%) EDRMS
9 1 (1.54%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 35 (53.85%) Subversion
2 17 (26.15%) Ant
3 16 (24.62%) JUnit
4 15 (23.08%) ClearCase
4 15 (23.08%) CppUnit
4 15 (23.08%) GoogleTest
4 15 (23.08%) NUnit
5 12 (18.46%) PHPUnit
6 10 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 10 (15.38%) Gradle
7 9 (13.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (13.85%) Checkstyle
7 9 (13.85%) FindBugs
7 9 (13.85%) Selenium
8 8 (12.31%) JIRA
9 7 (10.77%) Artifactory
9 7 (10.77%) Eclipse
10 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
10 6 (9.23%) Jenkins
11 4 (6.15%) Mockito
General
1 7 (10.77%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Publishing
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (70.77%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 12 (18.46%) PHP Developer
4 9 (13.85%) C Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) C/C++ Developer
6 4 (6.15%) C++ Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Build Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 3 (4.62%) C++ Software Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Lead Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.08%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) JSON
1 19 (29.23%) XML
2 14 (21.54%) jQuery
2 14 (21.54%) Spring
3 13 (20.00%) REST
4 12 (18.46%) CakePHP
5 9 (13.85%) Hibernate
6 8 (12.31%) ActiveMQ
6 8 (12.31%) Apache Camel
6 8 (12.31%) LAMP
6 8 (12.31%) SOAP
7 6 (9.23%) Entity Framework
7 6 (9.23%) NHibernate
8 5 (7.69%) HTML
8 5 (7.69%) Middleware
8 5 (7.69%) Web Services
9 4 (6.15%) .NET
9 4 (6.15%) J2EE
10 3 (4.62%) CSS
10 3 (4.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Derivative
2 7 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Smart Meter
4 3 (4.62%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.08%) Replication
5 2 (3.08%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.54%) iSeries
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (46.15%) Unix
2 28 (43.08%) Linux
3 10 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (12.31%) CentOS
4 8 (12.31%) Windows
5 3 (4.62%) Android
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) UML
3 19 (29.23%) Software Engineering
4 18 (27.69%) Integration Testing
4 18 (27.69%) Scrum
5 15 (23.08%) Configuration Management
5 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (23.08%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (21.54%) System Integration Testing
7 13 (20.00%) OO
7 13 (20.00%) Project Management
8 12 (18.46%) Multithreading
8 12 (18.46%) OO PHP
8 12 (18.46%) Use Case
9 11 (16.92%) Memory Management
9 11 (16.92%) OOD
10 8 (12.31%) SDLC
11 7 (10.77%) Functional Testing
12 6 (9.23%) BDD
12 6 (9.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (41.54%) Java
2 23 (35.38%) SQL
3 19 (29.23%) JavaScript
4 16 (24.62%) Python
5 14 (21.54%) C
6 12 (18.46%) PHP
7 11 (16.92%) C++
8 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
9 3 (4.62%) C#
9 3 (4.62%) Ruby
9 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
10 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.54%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.54%) Groovy
11 1 (1.54%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.54%) R
11 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (27.69%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.31%) CCNP
3 8 (12.31%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (9.23%) DV Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (3.08%) HDFS
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) SAP
4 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.54%) Arqiva
5 1 (1.54%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.54%) F5
5 1 (1.54%) Netezza
5 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.54%) Symantec
5 1 (1.54%) Xamarin