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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 70 97 85
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 48 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.48% 1.37% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 1.67% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 26
Median daily rate £313 £343 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £400 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
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
1535 1800 1570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.16% 82.00% 76.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1003 1116 937
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 86 78
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.55 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Portsmouth - 14 £288 - 4
Hook - 9 £290 -
Winchester - 5 £425 - 1
Southampton +7 2 £300 -20.00% 4
Farnborough -2 2 - - 1
Andover - 2 £350 -
Eastleigh - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £320 -
Havant - 1 - -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 52 (52.00%) Subversion
2 48 (48.00%) Security Cleared
3 40 (40.00%) Unix
4 39 (39.00%) SC Cleared
5 38 (38.00%) Linux
6 35 (35.00%) JavaScript
7 34 (34.00%) SQL
8 33 (33.00%) Java
9 31 (31.00%) XML
9 31 (31.00%) Apache
10 29 (29.00%) UML
11 28 (28.00%) Integration Testing
11 28 (28.00%) jQuery
12 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (24.00%) JSON
14 23 (23.00%) Configuration Management
15 22 (22.00%) Scrum
15 22 (22.00%) C
16 21 (21.00%) PHP
16 21 (21.00%) Ant
16 21 (21.00%) JUnit
17 20 (20.00%) Windows
17 20 (20.00%) Oracle
17 20 (20.00%) ClearCase
17 20 (20.00%) NUnit
17 20 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
17 20 (20.00%) CppUnit
17 20 (20.00%) GoogleTest
18 19 (19.00%) PHPUnit
18 19 (19.00%) Continuous Integration

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 31 (31.00%) Apache
2 15 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.00%) JBoss
3 11 (11.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (7.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.00%) IIS
5 5 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (4.00%) Documentum
7 3 (3.00%) WordPress
8 2 (2.00%) Apache Spark
8 2 (2.00%) GemFire
9 1 (1.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (3.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.00%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) GitHub
1 3 (3.00%) PaaS
2 2 (2.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.00%) AMQP
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.00%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 15 (15.00%) MySQL
3 15 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 7 (7.00%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.00%) Big Data
7 2 (2.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.00%) HBase
7 2 (2.00%) OLTP
8 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 52 (52.00%) Subversion
2 21 (21.00%) Ant
2 21 (21.00%) JUnit
3 20 (20.00%) ClearCase
3 20 (20.00%) CppUnit
3 20 (20.00%) GoogleTest
3 20 (20.00%) NUnit
4 19 (19.00%) PHPUnit
4 19 (19.00%) Selenium
5 15 (15.00%) Gradle
5 15 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (14.00%) JIRA
7 13 (13.00%) Cucumber
8 12 (12.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (12.00%) Checkstyle
8 12 (12.00%) FindBugs
9 10 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 9 (9.00%) Artifactory
11 8 (8.00%) Jenkins
12 6 (6.00%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (9.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Military
3 3 (3.00%) Publishing
3 3 (3.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Electronics
5 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (82.00%) Developer
2 19 (19.00%) PHP Developer
3 18 (18.00%) Java Developer
4 16 (16.00%) C Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Applications Developer
5 9 (9.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.00%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.00%) C/C++ Developer
7 6 (6.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 6 (6.00%) C++ Developer
7 6 (6.00%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Business Developer
8 5 (5.00%) Business Objects Developer
8 5 (5.00%) SOA Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Security Engineer
9 4 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (4.00%) Software Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (31.00%) XML
2 28 (28.00%) jQuery
3 24 (24.00%) JSON
4 18 (18.00%) Entity Framework
4 18 (18.00%) REST
5 17 (17.00%) Spring
6 16 (16.00%) CakePHP
7 15 (15.00%) LAMP
8 13 (13.00%) Hibernate
8 13 (13.00%) NHibernate
9 12 (12.00%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (12.00%) Apache Camel
10 11 (11.00%) SOAP
11 10 (10.00%) .NET
11 10 (10.00%) Web Services
12 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET
13 5 (5.00%) .NET Framework
13 5 (5.00%) Ajax
13 5 (5.00%) J2EE
13 5 (5.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.00%) Derivative
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.00%) Blog
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.00%) Replication
5 2 (2.00%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (40.00%) Unix
2 38 (38.00%) Linux
3 20 (20.00%) Windows
4 14 (14.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (12.00%) CentOS
6 6 (6.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (3.00%) Android
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (29.00%) UML
2 28 (28.00%) Integration Testing
3 26 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (23.00%) Configuration Management
5 22 (22.00%) Scrum
6 20 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 19 (19.00%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
8 18 (18.00%) OO
9 17 (17.00%) System Integration Testing
10 16 (16.00%) OO PHP
10 16 (16.00%) Project Management
11 15 (15.00%) Use Case
12 14 (14.00%) SDLC
13 13 (13.00%) Memory Management
13 13 (13.00%) Multithreading
13 13 (13.00%) OOD
14 12 (12.00%) Functional Testing
14 12 (12.00%) MVC
15 10 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 34 (34.00%) SQL
3 33 (33.00%) Java
4 22 (22.00%) C
5 21 (21.00%) PHP
6 17 (17.00%) C#
7 14 (14.00%) Python
8 13 (13.00%) C++
9 11 (11.00%) PowerShell
10 9 (9.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (6.00%) TypeScript
12 5 (5.00%) VBScript
13 4 (4.00%) PL/SQL
14 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
14 3 (3.00%) VB
14 3 (3.00%) VB.NET
15 2 (2.00%) Apex Code
15 2 (2.00%) Groovy
16 1 (1.00%) MATLAB
16 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 48 (48.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (39.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.00%) CCNP
3 12 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (6.00%) Degree
5 5 (5.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.00%) MCSE
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) OCP
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (2.00%) HDFS
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 20 (20.00%) Oracle
2 12 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.00%) Symantec
4 3 (3.00%) Cisco
4 3 (3.00%) SAP
4 3 (3.00%) VMware
5 2 (2.00%) CA
5 2 (2.00%) Progress
5 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.00%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.00%) Arqiva
6 1 (1.00%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.00%) Lumension
6 1 (1.00%) Netezza
6 1 (1.00%) Xamarin
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