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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 58 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 60 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.08% 1.46% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.96% 1.75% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 18 21
Median daily rate £323 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +6.85%
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
1517 1769 1608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 77.79% 83.05% 77.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 974 1145 927
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 87 75
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -23.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.45 £12.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.30 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Hook +18 14 £290 -
Portsmouth - 7 £288 - 5
Southampton +17 5 £323 -14.00% 5
Winchester +7 5 £450 -10.00% 3
Andover - 3 £350 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 57 (55.34%) Security Cleared
2 50 (48.54%) Subversion
3 48 (46.60%) SC Cleared
4 43 (41.75%) Linux
5 38 (36.89%) Unix
5 38 (36.89%) C
6 35 (33.98%) UML
6 35 (33.98%) Integration Testing
7 33 (32.04%) Software Engineering
7 33 (32.04%) GoogleTest
8 32 (31.07%) Configuration Management
9 31 (30.10%) NUnit
10 30 (29.13%) JavaScript
11 28 (27.18%) C++
11 28 (27.18%) Ant
11 28 (27.18%) ClearCase
11 28 (27.18%) Requirements Analysis
11 28 (27.18%) CppUnit
12 26 (25.24%) Use Case
12 26 (25.24%) Python
13 25 (24.27%) OO
13 25 (24.27%) SQL
13 25 (24.27%) Java
13 25 (24.27%) Multithreading
13 25 (24.27%) Memory Management
13 25 (24.27%) System Integration Testing
14 24 (23.30%) Derivative
14 24 (23.30%) SQL Server
14 24 (23.30%) OOD
15 23 (22.33%) C#

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 19 (18.45%) Apache
2 12 (11.65%) Tomcat
3 11 (10.68%) JBoss
4 10 (9.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (6.80%) SharePoint
6 6 (5.83%) IIS
6 6 (5.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (2.91%) WordPress
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.97%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) LaTeX
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.94%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.97%) Force.com
2 1 (0.97%) GitHub
2 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) HTTP
2 1 (0.97%) AMQP
2 1 (0.97%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.53%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (8.74%) MySQL
4 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.83%) InterSystems Cache
5 6 (5.83%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.83%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (4.85%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (3.88%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.97%) Big Data
8 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (48.54%) Subversion
2 33 (32.04%) GoogleTest
3 31 (30.10%) NUnit
4 28 (27.18%) Ant
4 28 (27.18%) ClearCase
4 28 (27.18%) CppUnit
5 19 (18.45%) Selenium
6 18 (17.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (14.56%) JUnit
8 13 (12.62%) Cucumber
8 13 (12.62%) Gradle
8 13 (12.62%) JIRA
9 11 (10.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (9.71%) Checkstyle
10 10 (9.71%) FindBugs
11 9 (8.74%) Artifactory
11 9 (8.74%) PHPUnit
12 8 (7.77%) Git (software)
12 8 (7.77%) SpecFlow
13 6 (5.83%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (7.77%) Military
2 6 (5.83%) Finance
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
3 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.97%) Electronics
4 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
4 1 (0.97%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (77.67%) Developer
2 24 (23.30%) C Developer
3 11 (10.68%) C++ Developer
3 11 (10.68%) Java Developer
4 10 (9.71%) C/C++ Developer
5 9 (8.74%) .NET Developer
5 9 (8.74%) PHP Developer
5 9 (8.74%) Software Developer
5 9 (8.74%) Software Engineer
6 8 (7.77%) Applications Developer
6 8 (7.77%) SOA Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Business Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Business Objects Developer
7 5 (4.85%) C/C++ Software Developer
7 5 (4.85%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.88%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.33%) jQuery
1 23 (22.33%) XML
2 19 (18.45%) Entity Framework
3 15 (14.56%) .NET
3 15 (14.56%) Spring
4 13 (12.62%) Hibernate
4 13 (12.62%) NHibernate
5 12 (11.65%) ActiveMQ
5 12 (11.65%) Apache Camel
6 11 (10.68%) ASP.NET
7 10 (9.71%) JSON
7 10 (9.71%) REST
7 10 (9.71%) Web Services
8 9 (8.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (8.74%) LAMP
9 8 (7.77%) WPF
10 6 (5.83%) .NET Framework
10 6 (5.83%) Ajax
10 6 (5.83%) CakePHP
10 6 (5.83%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 24 (23.30%) Derivative
2 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.83%) N-Tier
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.91%) Blog
6 2 (1.94%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.97%) Clustering
7 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (41.75%) Linux
2 38 (36.89%) Unix
3 19 (18.45%) Windows
4 6 (5.83%) CentOS
4 6 (5.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.97%) Android
7 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (33.98%) Integration Testing
1 35 (33.98%) UML
2 33 (32.04%) Software Engineering
3 32 (31.07%) Configuration Management
4 28 (27.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 26 (25.24%) Use Case
6 25 (24.27%) Memory Management
6 25 (24.27%) Multithreading
6 25 (24.27%) OO
6 25 (24.27%) System Integration Testing
7 24 (23.30%) OOD
8 23 (22.33%) Project Management
9 21 (20.39%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (14.56%) MVC
12 14 (13.59%) Scrum
13 12 (11.65%) Functional Testing
14 11 (10.68%) SDLC
15 9 (8.74%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (7.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 38 (36.89%) C
2 30 (29.13%) JavaScript
3 28 (27.18%) C++
4 26 (25.24%) Python
5 25 (24.27%) Java
5 25 (24.27%) SQL
6 23 (22.33%) C#
7 11 (10.68%) PHP
8 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
9 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
10 7 (6.80%) TypeScript
11 5 (4.85%) VBScript
12 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
12 4 (3.88%) VB
12 4 (3.88%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.97%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.97%) Erlang
13 1 (0.97%) Groovy
13 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 57 (55.34%) Security Cleared
2 48 (46.60%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.83%) CCNP
3 6 (5.83%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.85%) Degree
5 4 (3.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.94%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.97%) MCSE
7 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.97%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) QA
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Oracle
2 13 (12.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.85%) Symantec
4 3 (2.91%) Cisco
4 3 (2.91%) SAP
4 3 (2.91%) Telerik
4 3 (2.91%) VMware
5 2 (1.94%) CA
5 2 (1.94%) Progress
6 1 (0.97%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.97%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.97%) Lumension
6 1 (0.97%) Netezza
6 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.97%) Xamarin
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