The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - 37 45
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 2.50% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.00% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
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
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
308 367 424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.68% 83.41% 79.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 238 268
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £565 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 36 34
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £14.50 £20.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.33 £45.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Lancashire region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 12 (75.00%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (50.00%) Integration Testing
3 8 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (43.75%) Oracle
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
4 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
4 7 (43.75%) ETL
4 7 (43.75%) Informatica
4 7 (43.75%) ERwin
5 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
5 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (31.25%) Velocity
6 5 (31.25%) Data Security
6 5 (31.25%) Ada
6 5 (31.25%) UML
7 4 (25.00%) MS Office
7 4 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
8 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
8 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) HOOD
8 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) Avionics
8 3 (18.75%) OO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (43.75%) ERwin
3 4 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (12.50%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (18.75%) Avionics
2 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) ETL Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Ada Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Ada Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) DOORS Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Informatica Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Administrator
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle ETL Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Velocity
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) JSF
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 8 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
2 7 (43.75%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Data Security
3 5 (31.25%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) HOOD
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Facilities Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C++
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (43.75%) PL/SQL
5 5 (31.25%) Ada
6 2 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) HND
4 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.25%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Informatica
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Serena
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