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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 23 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.10% 3.45% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £375 £324 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.83% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.22%
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
83 48 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 91.21% 82.76% 72.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 34 30
Median daily rate £425 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% -6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £318 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 17 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) OOP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C