The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hampshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 89 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 28 43 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.37% 2.52% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 3.51% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 8
Average daily rate
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£326 £338 £266
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.47% +26.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £290 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £409 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £330
% change year-on-year
-0.70% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.13%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1515 1226 1064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 74.23% 71.91% 66.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 862 691 514
Average daily rate £373 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 85 111
Average hourly rate £42.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.44 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Unit Testing
South East

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 11 July 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 11 July 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
Southampton -1 8 £400 -25.58% 3
Hook +2 7 £325 -7.69% 1
Basingstoke -3 1 £350 +20.68% 1
Fareham - - - - 1
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Winchester - - - - 3
Farnborough - - - -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 17 (33.33%) HTML
3 17 (33.33%) Windows
4 16 (31.37%) CSS
5 15 (29.41%) SQL
5 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
6 14 (27.45%) Subversion
7 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
8 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
8 11 (21.57%) C#
8 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
8 11 (21.57%) Web Development
9 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
9 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (19.61%) Oracle
10 9 (17.65%) XML
10 9 (17.65%) .NET
10 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 9 (17.65%) VMware
10 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (15.69%) Military
11 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (15.69%) SOA
11 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
11 8 (15.69%) VBScript
12 7 (13.73%) MySQL
12 7 (13.73%) Java

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
5 4 (7.84%) Lync
6 3 (5.88%) CMS
6 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (5.88%) IIS
6 3 (5.88%) Apache
6 3 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (3.92%) TeamSite
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (3.92%) JCAPS
8 1 (1.96%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (1.96%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) Internet
2 6 (11.76%) X.400
2 6 (11.76%) X.500
3 5 (9.80%) SMTP
4 4 (7.84%) HTTP
5 2 (3.92%) DNS
5 2 (3.92%) Intranet
5 2 (3.92%) LDAP
6 1 (1.96%) FTP
6 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) MySQL
2 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
2 7 (13.73%) Big Data
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.76%) Apache Hive
3 6 (11.76%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.80%) EDMS
5 3 (5.88%) SQLPlus
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Subversion
2 7 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 7 (13.73%) Hudson
3 6 (11.76%) PHPUnit
4 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.84%) JUnit
5 4 (7.84%) CruiseControl
6 3 (5.88%) Ant
6 3 (5.88%) MSI
6 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 3 (5.88%) Selenium
6 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.92%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.92%) LoadUI
7 2 (3.92%) JSUnit
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (3.92%) TortoiseSVN
7 2 (3.92%) Bugzilla
7 2 (3.92%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.92%) Toad
General
1 8 (15.69%) Military
2 6 (11.76%) Advertising
3 5 (9.80%) Back Office
4 3 (5.88%) Finance
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 7 (13.73%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.76%) PHP Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Designer
7 2 (3.92%) Build Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Messaging Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Front-End Web Developer
7 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Exchange Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Messaging Consultant
7 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) HTML
2 16 (31.37%) CSS
3 9 (17.65%) .NET
3 9 (17.65%) XML
4 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET
4 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
5 6 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (11.76%) Ember.js
5 6 (11.76%) Underscore.js
5 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 6 (11.76%) jQuery
6 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (9.80%) XSD
7 4 (7.84%) Middleware
7 4 (7.84%) SOAP
7 4 (7.84%) WebCenter
7 4 (7.84%) HTML5
7 4 (7.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Replication
2 2 (3.92%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.96%) Wiki
3 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.96%) DTV
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (13.73%) UNIX
5 6 (11.76%) Apple iOS
5 6 (11.76%) Android
6 3 (5.88%) Linux
7 2 (3.92%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.96%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.57%) Web Development
2 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.69%) SOA
4 7 (13.73%) OOP
4 7 (13.73%) OO
4 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.73%) Scrum
4 7 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.76%) UML
5 6 (11.76%) Migration
5 6 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (7.84%) Workflow
6 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
6 4 (7.84%) TDD
7 3 (5.88%) OWASP
7 3 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.88%) BDD
8 2 (3.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.92%) ETL
8 2 (3.92%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 15 (29.41%) SQL
3 11 (21.57%) C#
4 10 (19.61%) PowerShell
5 8 (15.69%) T-SQL
5 8 (15.69%) VBScript
6 7 (13.73%) Java
7 6 (11.76%) PHP
7 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
7 6 (11.76%) PHP5
8 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.88%) C
8 3 (5.88%) C++
9 2 (3.92%) Perl
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
10 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 7 (13.73%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (3.92%) MIIS
2 2 (3.92%) WMI
2 2 (3.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (1.96%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Oracle
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) ICL
4 3 (5.88%) HP
5 2 (3.92%) Sun
5 2 (3.92%) Serena
6 1 (1.96%) Netezza
6 1 (1.96%) Ektron
6 1 (1.96%) Informatica
6 1 (1.96%) Ab Initio
Southampton, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 250-300
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago