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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 77 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 45 36 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.10% 2.25% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 3.16% 3.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 22 20
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £350 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £470 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -18.88%
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
1611 1140 1206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 75.17% 71.34% 73.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 652 618
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 46 103
Average hourly rate £23.75 £28.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.17% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £42.50 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.77%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 0 13 £388 -8.82% 1
Gosport - 4 - - 1
Basingstoke -4 3 £336 -4.07% 1
Fareham - - - - 2
Portsmouth - - - -
Winchester - - - - 2
Farnborough - - - -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 37 (46.25%) Security Cleared
2 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.00%) Subversion
4 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
5 22 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (26.25%) Java
7 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
7 18 (22.50%) SQL
7 18 (22.50%) HTML
7 18 (22.50%) XML
7 18 (22.50%) DV Cleared
7 18 (22.50%) Web Development
8 17 (21.25%) CSS
8 17 (21.25%) OO
8 17 (21.25%) Scrum
9 16 (20.00%) Linux
9 16 (20.00%) Windows
10 15 (18.75%) Internet
11 14 (17.50%) JUnit
11 14 (17.50%) JSON
11 14 (17.50%) TDD
11 14 (17.50%) Git (software)
11 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
12 13 (16.25%) C
13 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
14 11 (13.75%) jQuery
14 11 (13.75%) RESTful
14 11 (13.75%) HTML5
14 11 (13.75%) Eclipse

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 10 (12.50%) Apache
2 9 (11.25%) Documentum
3 8 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.50%) IIS
6 5 (6.25%) CMS
7 4 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (3.75%) TeamSite
9 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.50%) Lync
10 1 (1.25%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Magento
2 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.25%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) Internet
2 7 (8.75%) DNS
3 5 (6.25%) DHCP
4 4 (5.00%) HTTP
4 4 (5.00%) LDAP
5 3 (3.75%) Intranet
6 2 (2.50%) X.400
6 2 (2.50%) X.500
6 2 (2.50%) Firewall
6 2 (2.50%) FTP
6 2 (2.50%) ATM
7 1 (1.25%) LAN
7 1 (1.25%) WAN
7 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.00%) DataStage
4 4 (5.00%) PowerCenter
4 4 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.00%) MySQL
4 4 (5.00%) Apache Hive
4 4 (5.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.00%) Big Data
5 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.75%) EDMS
6 2 (2.50%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (1.25%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (35.00%) Subversion
2 14 (17.50%) JUnit
2 14 (17.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 11 (13.75%) Eclipse
4 7 (8.75%) PHPUnit
5 6 (7.50%) CruiseControl
6 5 (6.25%) NUnit
7 4 (5.00%) ClearCase
7 4 (5.00%) CppUnit
7 4 (5.00%) GoogleTest
7 4 (5.00%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.75%) JSUnit
9 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.50%) Mockito
9 2 (2.50%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.50%) Hudson
9 2 (2.50%) Selenium
10 1 (1.25%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (6.25%) Military
2 4 (5.00%) Advertising
3 3 (3.75%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (57.50%) Developer
2 11 (13.75%) Java Developer
3 10 (12.50%) Consultant
4 9 (11.25%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 7 (8.75%) PHP Developer
6 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 6 (7.50%) Build Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Documentum Developer
9 4 (5.00%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.75%) Exchange Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior PHP Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (3.75%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.75%) Migration Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) HTML
1 18 (22.50%) XML
2 17 (21.25%) CSS
3 14 (17.50%) JSON
4 11 (13.75%) jQuery
4 11 (13.75%) RESTful
4 11 (13.75%) HTML5
5 10 (12.50%) .NET
5 10 (12.50%) JSP
5 10 (12.50%) Web Services
6 9 (11.25%) WDK
7 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (7.50%) REST
7 6 (7.50%) CSS3
8 5 (6.25%) Google Maps API
8 5 (6.25%) Ajax
8 5 (6.25%) PostGIS
8 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.25%) Leaflet
8 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Replication
2 6 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Wiki
3 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (20.00%) Linux
1 16 (20.00%) Windows
2 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (11.25%) UNIX
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.00%) Android
5 4 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.75%) AIX
6 3 (3.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (22.50%) Web Development
4 17 (21.25%) OO
4 17 (21.25%) Scrum
5 14 (17.50%) TDD
6 12 (15.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (12.50%) Information Management
7 10 (12.50%) Refactoring
8 9 (11.25%) BDD
8 9 (11.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (11.25%) Workflow
9 8 (10.00%) OOP
9 8 (10.00%) Change Control
10 7 (8.75%) UML
10 7 (8.75%) Migration
10 7 (8.75%) Code Coverage
11 6 (7.50%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.25%) Multithreading
12 5 (6.25%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (26.25%) Java
2 18 (22.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (22.50%) SQL
3 13 (16.25%) C
4 10 (12.50%) C#
5 9 (11.25%) PowerShell
5 9 (11.25%) Python
6 7 (8.75%) PHP5
6 7 (8.75%) PHP
6 7 (8.75%) PL/SQL
7 6 (7.50%) T-SQL
8 5 (6.25%) VBScript
8 5 (6.25%) C++
9 3 (3.75%) Korn
9 3 (3.75%) R
9 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.75%) Perl
9 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.25%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 37 (46.25%) Security Cleared
2 23 (28.75%) SC Cleared
3 18 (22.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (1.25%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.50%) MIIS
3 2 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) VMware
2 8 (10.00%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Google
3 5 (6.25%) Altiris
4 4 (5.00%) Informatica
4 4 (5.00%) IBM
5 3 (3.75%) Cisco
5 3 (3.75%) CA
6 2 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (1.25%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.25%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.25%) Ektron
7 1 (1.25%) BMC
7 1 (1.25%) Remedy
Hampshire
Synergize Consulting
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