The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 21 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 0.99% 2.82% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £463 -
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 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +10.29%
Unit Testing
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 46 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 75.25% 64.79% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 26 34
Average daily rate £425 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £310 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Unit Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) Ab Initio
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Ab Initio Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Support
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Ab Initio
Knutsford, Cheshire
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Rate: From £350 to £360 per day
Posted: 2 days ago