The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Harrogate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate - 7.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.95 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +5.88%
Unit Testing
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Harrogate region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Harrogate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
14 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrogate 73.68% 59.26% 78.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 8
Average daily rate £425 £325 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +26.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Harrogate region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Harrogate

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit Testing across the Harrogate region.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

Unit Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Harrogate

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Harrogate 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) nginx
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) PHP 5
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) ODBC
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Harrogate by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Harrogate 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 2 (66.67%) Apache
1 2 (66.67%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) XML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP 5
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft