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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
South East / Hampshire
Rank 88 42 57
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +15
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 18 86 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.07% 4.63% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 5.72% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 55 26
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £275 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £415 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.45 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.71%

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
1295 1504 1573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.85% 81.03% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 952 867
Median daily rate £425 £380 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 72 73
Median hourly rate £42.07 £47.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.43% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Southampton +7 4 £419 +16.31% 5
Winchester -12 3 £400 - 1
Farnborough - 3 £400 - 4
Portsmouth -7 1 - - 2
Hook -11 1 - -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) Subversion
2 17 (40.48%) Security Cleared
3 15 (35.71%) Oracle
3 15 (35.71%) JUnit
4 14 (33.33%) Spring
4 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (30.95%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (30.95%) Linux
6 12 (28.57%) UML
6 12 (28.57%) Unix
6 12 (28.57%) SQL
6 12 (28.57%) Tomcat
6 12 (28.57%) Python
6 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 11 (26.19%) XML
8 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
8 10 (23.81%) Apache
8 10 (23.81%) Scrum
8 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
8 10 (23.81%) Integration Testing
8 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
9 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
10 8 (19.05%) Project Management
10 8 (19.05%) Checkstyle
10 8 (19.05%) JBoss
10 8 (19.05%) HTTP
10 8 (19.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 8 (19.05%) JSON

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 12 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 10 (23.81%) Apache
3 8 (19.05%) JBoss
3 8 (19.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (9.52%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (9.52%) Documentum
5 3 (7.14%) Apache Spark
5 3 (7.14%) GemFire
5 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.52%) GitHub
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.52%) PaaS
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) HTTP
2 1 (2.38%) AMQP
2 1 (2.38%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.14%) HBase
4 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 2 (4.76%) Big Data
5 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.76%) DB2
5 2 (4.76%) Kalido
5 2 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.76%) OLTP
6 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.38%) EDRMS
6 1 (2.38%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.38%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Subversion
2 15 (35.71%) JUnit
3 10 (23.81%) Cucumber
4 8 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (19.05%) Checkstyle
4 8 (19.05%) FindBugs
4 8 (19.05%) Gradle
4 8 (19.05%) Selenium
5 7 (16.67%) Ant
5 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 7 (16.67%) JIRA
6 6 (14.29%) Artifactory
6 6 (14.29%) ClearCase
6 6 (14.29%) CppUnit
6 6 (14.29%) GoogleTest
6 6 (14.29%) NUnit
7 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
7 5 (11.90%) Jenkins
8 3 (7.14%) Mockito
8 3 (7.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Build Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Integration Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Python Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) Spring
2 11 (26.19%) XML
3 9 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 8 (19.05%) JSON
5 7 (16.67%) ActiveMQ
5 7 (16.67%) Apache Camel
5 7 (16.67%) Web Services
6 6 (14.29%) HTML
7 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
7 5 (11.90%) jQuery
7 5 (11.90%) Middleware
7 5 (11.90%) NHibernate
7 5 (11.90%) REST
8 4 (9.52%) J2EE
8 4 (9.52%) Spring Boot
9 3 (7.14%) CakePHP
9 3 (7.14%) HTML5
9 3 (7.14%) Kafka
9 3 (7.14%) RESTful
9 3 (7.14%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Derivative
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Smart Meter
4 3 (7.14%) User Experience
4 3 (7.14%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.76%) Replication
6 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.38%) iSeries
6 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.95%) Linux
2 12 (28.57%) Unix
3 7 (16.67%) Windows
4 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.38%) CentOS
5 1 (2.38%) Solaris
5 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 12 (28.57%) UML
4 10 (23.81%) Integration Testing
4 10 (23.81%) Scrum
5 8 (19.05%) Project Management
6 7 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 7 (16.67%) OO
6 7 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (16.67%) TDD
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
7 6 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Memory Management
7 6 (14.29%) OOD
7 6 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) System Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Use Case
8 5 (11.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 12 (28.57%) Python
2 12 (28.57%) SQL
3 10 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) C++
5 5 (11.90%) C
6 4 (9.52%) Ruby
6 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.14%) PHP
7 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.76%) C#
8 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.38%) ABAP
9 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.38%) COBOL
9 1 (2.38%) JCL
9 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.38%) R
9 1 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.52%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (4.76%) HDFS
3 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Arqiva
4 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.38%) CA
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) SAP
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