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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 51 60 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +27
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 73 65 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.84% 3.11% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 3.98% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 27 13
Average daily rate £360 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £322 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £470 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.95 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +10.29%
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
1510 1635 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.39% 78.34% 73.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 894 702
Average daily rate £375 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 76 67
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +3 14 £400 -20.00% 6
Hook +19 13 £275 -26.66%
Basingstoke +5 10 £281 -12.31% 2
Southampton +1 5 £360 -7.09% 1
Andover - 4 £400 -
Portsmouth - 3 £281 - 4
Gosport - 1 - - 1
Havant - 1 £425 -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 69 (57.02%) Subversion
2 55 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 54 (44.63%) C
3 54 (44.63%) C++
4 52 (42.98%) Linux
5 51 (42.15%) Multithreading
6 50 (41.32%) Security Cleared
6 50 (41.32%) Configuration Management
7 49 (40.50%) Unix
7 49 (40.50%) Python
7 49 (40.50%) NUnit
7 49 (40.50%) GoogleTest
8 47 (38.84%) Memory Management
9 45 (37.19%) UML
9 45 (37.19%) Ant
10 44 (36.36%) OO
10 44 (36.36%) Integration Testing
11 40 (33.06%) SC Cleared
12 39 (32.23%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (32.23%) Project Management
12 39 (32.23%) System Integration Testing
13 38 (31.40%) Java
14 36 (29.75%) ClearCase
14 36 (29.75%) Use Case
15 35 (28.93%) Requirements Analysis
15 35 (28.93%) CppUnit
15 35 (28.93%) OOD
16 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (27.27%) Derivative
18 30 (24.79%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.88%) JBoss
2 11 (9.09%) Apache
3 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.13%) IIS
4 5 (4.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (3.31%) SAS
5 4 (3.31%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.65%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.83%) CMS
7 1 (0.83%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (4.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.65%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (1.65%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.83%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.31%) HTTP
2 2 (1.65%) ATM
3 1 (0.83%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) Intranet
3 1 (0.83%) LAN
3 1 (0.83%) NAS
3 1 (0.83%) SAN
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.40%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (8.26%) MySQL
3 10 (8.26%) NoSQL
4 9 (7.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.61%) MongoDB
5 8 (6.61%) Oracle Database
6 6 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.13%) InterSystems Cache
8 3 (2.48%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (1.65%) Big Data
9 2 (1.65%) DB2
9 2 (1.65%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.65%) HBase
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.65%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 69 (57.02%) Subversion
2 49 (40.50%) GoogleTest
2 49 (40.50%) NUnit
3 45 (37.19%) Ant
4 36 (29.75%) ClearCase
5 35 (28.93%) CppUnit
6 27 (22.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (20.66%) Gradle
8 22 (18.18%) Artifactory
8 22 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 22 (18.18%) Selenium
9 18 (14.88%) JUnit
10 17 (14.05%) Cucumber
11 15 (12.40%) Checkstyle
11 15 (12.40%) FindBugs
12 12 (9.92%) Sonatype Nexus
13 11 (9.09%) Jenkins
13 11 (9.09%) JIRA
14 10 (8.26%) Appium
14 10 (8.26%) Maven
General
1 10 (8.26%) Publishing
2 6 (4.96%) Military
3 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.48%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Finance
5 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 98 (80.99%) Developer
2 36 (29.75%) C Developer
3 16 (13.22%) Software Engineer
4 15 (12.40%) C++ Developer
5 14 (11.57%) C/C++ Developer
6 12 (9.92%) Java Developer
7 10 (8.26%) Android Developer
7 10 (8.26%) C Software Engineer
7 10 (8.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 10 (8.26%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (7.44%) Linux Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.61%) PHP Developer
10 7 (5.79%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.13%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (3.31%) Lead Developer
12 4 (3.31%) SOA Developer
13 3 (2.48%) C# Developer
13 3 (2.48%) Integration Specialist
13 3 (2.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (20.66%) XML
2 22 (18.18%) jQuery
3 20 (16.53%) Apache Camel
3 20 (16.53%) JSON
3 20 (16.53%) REST
3 20 (16.53%) Spring
4 18 (14.88%) ActiveMQ
4 18 (14.88%) Entity Framework
5 14 (11.57%) .NET
6 13 (10.74%) Hibernate
7 11 (9.09%) NHibernate
8 10 (8.26%) Android SDK
8 10 (8.26%) RoboGuice
8 10 (8.26%) SOAP
8 10 (8.26%) Web Services
9 9 (7.44%) Ajax
10 8 (6.61%) ASP.NET
10 8 (6.61%) CakePHP
10 8 (6.61%) LAMP
10 8 (6.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.27%) Derivative
2 27 (22.31%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.79%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.31%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.31%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.48%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.83%) Biotechnology
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 52 (42.98%) Linux
2 49 (40.50%) Unix
3 11 (9.09%) Windows
4 10 (8.26%) Android
5 9 (7.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (6.61%) CentOS
7 5 (4.13%) Windows Server
7 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.83%) HPUX
8 1 (0.83%) Solaris
8 1 (0.83%) SUSE
8 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 51 (42.15%) Multithreading
3 50 (41.32%) Configuration Management
4 47 (38.84%) Memory Management
5 45 (37.19%) UML
6 44 (36.36%) Integration Testing
6 44 (36.36%) OO
7 39 (32.23%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (32.23%) Project Management
7 39 (32.23%) System Integration Testing
8 36 (29.75%) Use Case
9 35 (28.93%) OOD
9 35 (28.93%) Requirements Analysis
10 34 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (24.79%) Scrum
12 19 (15.70%) Functional Testing
13 15 (12.40%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (9.92%) Change Control
14 12 (9.92%) User Stories
15 11 (9.09%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (44.63%) C
1 54 (44.63%) C++
2 49 (40.50%) Python
3 38 (31.40%) Java
4 23 (19.01%) SQL
5 21 (17.36%) JavaScript
6 15 (12.40%) C#
7 12 (9.92%) PHP
8 7 (5.79%) T-SQL
9 5 (4.13%) PowerShell
9 5 (4.13%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.65%) ES6
10 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.65%) XPath
11 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (41.32%) Security Cleared
2 40 (33.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.61%) CCNP
3 8 (6.61%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (4.96%) Degree
5 2 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) OCA
5 2 (1.65%) OCAJ
5 2 (1.65%) OCP
5 2 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.44%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 18 (14.88%) Oracle
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.31%) Netezza
3 4 (3.31%) Teradata
4 2 (1.65%) Hortonworks
4 2 (1.65%) SAP
4 2 (1.65%) Sybase
5 1 (0.83%) ATG
5 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.83%) HP
5 1 (0.83%) JDA
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.83%) Remedy
5 1 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.83%) Telerik
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