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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 85 95 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 36 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.72% 1.26% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.66% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 19
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£345 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £354 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +1.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.40 £35.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +5.26%
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
1705 1568 1274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 81.54% 76.08% 72.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1107 901 718
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 75 93
Average hourly rate £23.75 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £19.00 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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
Basingstoke - 8 £250 - 1
Southampton -6 5 £350 +8.52% 2
Winchester - 2 £500 - 6
Hook -13 1 - -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.56%) Subversion
3 30 (33.33%) OO
4 28 (31.11%) TDD
5 27 (30.00%) Linux
6 25 (27.78%) Security Cleared
7 24 (26.67%) NUnit
7 24 (26.67%) Java
8 21 (23.33%) BDD
9 20 (22.22%) Software Engineering
10 19 (21.11%) REST
10 19 (21.11%) GoogleTest
10 19 (21.11%) Jenkins
10 19 (21.11%) C
10 19 (21.11%) C++
11 18 (20.00%) UML
11 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 18 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (18.89%) SC Cleared
12 17 (18.89%) XML
12 17 (18.89%) Ant
13 16 (17.78%) UNIX
13 16 (17.78%) OOD
13 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
14 15 (16.67%) C#
14 15 (16.67%) SQL
14 15 (16.67%) Scrum
14 15 (16.67%) Configuration Management
14 15 (16.67%) Selenium
14 15 (16.67%) JSON

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 10 (11.11%) Apache
2 5 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.22%) Lync
6 1 (1.11%) IIS
6 1 (1.11%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.11%) Documentum
6 1 (1.11%) CMS
6 1 (1.11%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.11%) MS Project
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Magento
2 2 (2.22%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (1.11%) SAP ECC
3 1 (1.11%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.11%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.11%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.11%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) LDAP
2 1 (1.11%) DHCP
2 1 (1.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) MySQL
1 6 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.22%) EDMS
3 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.11%) MS Access
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.11%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.11%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 32 (35.56%) Subversion
2 24 (26.67%) NUnit
3 19 (21.11%) GoogleTest
3 19 (21.11%) Jenkins
4 18 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 17 (18.89%) Ant
6 15 (16.67%) Selenium
7 14 (15.56%) ClearCase
8 11 (12.22%) CppUnit
9 10 (11.11%) Maven
9 10 (11.11%) PHPUnit
10 9 (10.00%) WebDriver
10 9 (10.00%) JMeter
11 6 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (5.56%) JUnit
13 4 (4.44%) CruiseControl
14 3 (3.33%) Mockito
14 3 (3.33%) Jasmine
14 3 (3.33%) Robotium
14 3 (3.33%) Artifactory
General
1 6 (6.67%) Publishing
2 3 (3.33%) Military
2 3 (3.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Developer
2 11 (12.22%) Android Developer
3 10 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Consultant
4 9 (10.00%) Test Team Leader
4 9 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 9 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 6 (6.67%) C Developer
5 6 (6.67%) PHP Developer
6 5 (5.56%) C++ Developer
7 4 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.44%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.33%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (3.33%) Magento Developer
9 2 (2.22%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (2.22%) .NET Developer
9 2 (2.22%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (2.22%) Database Developer
9 2 (2.22%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.11%) REST
2 17 (18.89%) XML
3 15 (16.67%) JSON
4 13 (14.44%) Web Services
4 13 (14.44%) Android SDK
5 12 (13.33%) .NET
6 8 (8.89%) HTML
7 7 (7.78%) RESTful
8 6 (6.67%) jQuery
8 6 (6.67%) JNI
8 6 (6.67%) Android NDK
8 6 (6.67%) RoboGuice
8 6 (6.67%) CSS
9 5 (5.56%) SOAP
9 5 (5.56%) XSD
10 4 (4.44%) Ajax
10 4 (4.44%) HTML5
11 3 (3.33%) CSS3
11 3 (3.33%) J2SE
12 2 (2.22%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Derivative
3 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.22%) NHS
3 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.22%) Replication
4 1 (1.11%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.00%) Linux
2 16 (17.78%) UNIX
3 14 (15.56%) Windows
4 13 (14.44%) Android
5 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.33%) OO
3 28 (31.11%) TDD
4 21 (23.33%) BDD
5 20 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 18 (20.00%) UML
6 18 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (17.78%) OOD
8 15 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 15 (16.67%) Scrum
9 12 (13.33%) Web Development
9 12 (13.33%) Workflow
10 11 (12.22%) OOP
10 11 (12.22%) Integration Testing
10 11 (12.22%) Android Development
10 11 (12.22%) Mentoring
11 10 (11.11%) Test Scripting
11 10 (11.11%) Regression Testing
11 10 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 10 (11.11%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.67%) Java
2 19 (21.11%) C
2 19 (21.11%) C++
3 15 (16.67%) C#
3 15 (16.67%) SQL
4 10 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.11%) PHP
5 7 (7.78%) Python
6 6 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.56%) VBScript
8 4 (4.44%) PHP5
8 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.22%) VB
9 2 (2.22%) REXX
9 2 (2.22%) Tcl
10 1 (1.11%) VB6
10 1 (1.11%) VBA
10 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) MCSE
4 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.11%) Siebel Certification
5 1 (1.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (2.22%) WMI
3 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.22%) SAP
3 5 (5.56%) VMware
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle
5 3 (3.33%) webMethods
6 2 (2.22%) Cisco
6 2 (2.22%) Software AG
6 2 (2.22%) CA
7 1 (1.11%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.11%) HP
7 1 (1.11%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.11%) Siebel
7 1 (1.11%) Serena
7 1 (1.11%) Altiris
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago