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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 77 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 41 52 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.96% 3.03% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.69% 4.24% 5.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 37 43
Average daily rate
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£338 £338 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
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
1527 1227 1512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 72.89% 71.50% 75.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 886 746 832
Average daily rate £370 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 68 104
Average hourly rate £32.50 £23.13 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.54% -28.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Hook +1 13 £379 -15.75%
Southampton -5 11 £370 -7.50%
Basingstoke -10 5 £350 +10.67% 2
Eastleigh - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Winchester - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - -
Aldershot - - - -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 34 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
2 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) SQL
4 15 (24.19%) HTML
4 15 (24.19%) CSS
4 15 (24.19%) Windows
4 15 (24.19%) DV Cleared
5 14 (22.58%) Subversion
5 14 (22.58%) Web Development
5 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
6 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
6 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
7 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
8 11 (17.74%) Java
9 10 (16.13%) VBScript
9 10 (16.13%) XML
9 10 (16.13%) Migration
9 10 (16.13%) Replication
10 9 (14.52%) .NET
10 9 (14.52%) Oracle
10 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
10 9 (14.52%) C#
10 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (8.06%) IIS
4 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.06%) Documentum
4 5 (8.06%) Lync
5 4 (6.45%) CMS
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (4.84%) Apache
6 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.84%) TeamSite
7 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.61%) SAS
8 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.61%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.61%) MS Project
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) Internet
2 7 (11.29%) DNS
3 5 (8.06%) X.400
3 5 (8.06%) X.500
3 5 (8.06%) DHCP
3 5 (8.06%) HTTP
4 3 (4.84%) Intranet
4 3 (4.84%) LDAP
4 3 (4.84%) SMTP
5 2 (3.23%) FTP
5 2 (3.23%) ATM
5 2 (3.23%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.61%) LAN
6 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) Hadoop
2 6 (9.68%) Apache Hive
2 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.68%) Big Data
2 6 (9.68%) MySQL
2 6 (9.68%) EDMS
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.84%) DataStage
4 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.84%) PowerCenter
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (1.61%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Subversion
2 8 (12.90%) JUnit
3 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.68%) PHPUnit
4 6 (9.68%) Eclipse
5 3 (4.84%) Hudson
5 3 (4.84%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.84%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.84%) JSUnit
5 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
5 3 (4.84%) Selenium
5 3 (4.84%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.61%) MSI
6 1 (1.61%) JDeveloper
6 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 6 (9.68%) Advertising
2 5 (8.06%) Military
3 4 (6.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Java Developer
3 7 (11.29%) Build Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) PHP Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Web Developer
4 6 (9.68%) Consultant
5 4 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Exchange Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.23%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) HTML
1 15 (24.19%) CSS
2 10 (16.13%) XML
3 9 (14.52%) .NET
4 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET
4 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (9.68%) Backbone.js
5 6 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (9.68%) Ember.js
5 6 (9.68%) Underscore.js
5 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.06%) WDK
6 5 (8.06%) JSP
6 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (8.06%) jQuery
7 4 (6.45%) JSON
7 4 (6.45%) HTML5
7 4 (6.45%) WebCenter
7 4 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (4.84%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Replication
2 5 (8.06%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (4.84%) Wiki
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Windows
2 13 (20.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.68%) Android
4 6 (9.68%) Apple iOS
4 6 (9.68%) UNIX
5 4 (6.45%) AIX
6 3 (4.84%) Solaris
6 3 (4.84%) Linux
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) Web Development
3 10 (16.13%) Migration
4 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.29%) OO
5 7 (11.29%) Scrum
5 7 (11.29%) TDD
6 6 (9.68%) Analytics
6 6 (9.68%) OOP
6 6 (9.68%) Workflow
7 5 (8.06%) BDD
7 5 (8.06%) Software Engineering
7 5 (8.06%) Information Management
8 4 (6.45%) SOA
8 4 (6.45%) UML
8 4 (6.45%) Code Coverage
9 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.84%) Project Management
9 3 (4.84%) Web Design
9 3 (4.84%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.81%) SQL
2 14 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 13 (20.97%) PowerShell
4 11 (17.74%) Java
5 10 (16.13%) VBScript
6 9 (14.52%) C#
7 8 (12.90%) PL/SQL
7 8 (12.90%) T-SQL
8 6 (9.68%) PHP5
8 6 (9.68%) Python
8 6 (9.68%) PHP
8 6 (9.68%) C
9 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.84%) Perl
9 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
9 3 (4.84%) Korn
10 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (54.84%) Security Cleared
2 19 (30.65%) SC Cleared
3 15 (24.19%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 13 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.61%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (8.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.23%) MIIS
4 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (1.61%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Oracle
3 8 (12.90%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) Altiris
5 3 (4.84%) IBM
5 3 (4.84%) HP
5 3 (4.84%) Informatica
5 3 (4.84%) ICL
6 1 (1.61%) Ektron
Gosport, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago