The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Rank 56 59 64
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 38 37 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.41% 2.60% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 3.07% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +5.80%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
938 1205 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.28% 84.74% 87.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 831 704
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £10.20 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £19.44 £24.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 55 (87.30%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (76.19%) Java
3 33 (52.38%) Scrum
4 32 (50.79%) RESTful
5 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
6 20 (31.75%) User Experience
7 18 (28.57%) SQL
7 18 (28.57%) OO
8 17 (26.98%) OOD
9 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (22.22%) Android
9 14 (22.22%) Android Development
9 14 (22.22%) MongoDB
10 13 (20.63%) BDD
11 12 (19.05%) Automated Testing
11 12 (19.05%) J2EE
11 12 (19.05%) Android SDK
12 11 (17.46%) iOS Development
12 11 (17.46%) Apple iOS
12 11 (17.46%) Mobile App
12 11 (17.46%) Finance
13 10 (15.87%) Objective-C
13 10 (15.87%) Regression Testing
13 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
13 10 (15.87%) Oracle
14 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
14 9 (14.29%) QA
14 9 (14.29%) Selenium
14 9 (14.29%) Usability Testing
14 9 (14.29%) Performance Testing

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.70%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (7.94%) Confluence
4 4 (6.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (4.76%) Apache
5 3 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.76%) Mule
5 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.59%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.59%) IIS
6 1 (1.59%) Jetty
6 1 (1.59%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.59%) nginx
6 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.59%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (1.59%) Heroku
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) HTTP
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 7 (11.11%) Redis
3 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Android Studio
1 9 (14.29%) Selenium
1 9 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 8 (12.70%) PHPUnit
2 8 (12.70%) Xcode
3 7 (11.11%) Rational Application Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.52%) Visual Studio
5 5 (7.94%) JIRA
6 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.76%) git-flow
7 3 (4.76%) IntelliJ
7 3 (4.76%) JMeter
7 3 (4.76%) Maven
7 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.59%) GoCD
8 1 (1.59%) Travis CI
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Law
3 3 (4.76%) Local Government
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (14.29%) Android Developer
2 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Android Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) iOS Developer
3 8 (12.70%) PHP Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Automation Tester
5 6 (9.52%) Tester
6 4 (6.35%) Java Automation Tester
6 4 (6.35%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 4 (6.35%) Selenium Tester
7 3 (4.76%) QA Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) RESTful
2 12 (19.05%) Android SDK
2 12 (19.05%) J2EE
3 9 (14.29%) Gherkin
3 9 (14.29%) Spring
4 8 (12.70%) Cocoa
4 8 (12.70%) Cocoa Touch
4 8 (12.70%) JavaBeans
4 8 (12.70%) JSP
4 8 (12.70%) Symfony
4 8 (12.70%) Web Services
5 7 (11.11%) Django
5 7 (11.11%) EclipseLink
5 7 (11.11%) Flask
5 7 (11.11%) JPA
5 7 (11.11%) Laravel
5 7 (11.11%) Struts
6 5 (7.94%) REST
7 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.35%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.75%) User Experience
2 11 (17.46%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.76%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.22%) Android
2 11 (17.46%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.59%) CentOS
4 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (87.30%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) Scrum
3 23 (36.51%) Software Engineering
4 18 (28.57%) OO
5 17 (26.98%) OOD
6 14 (22.22%) Android Development
6 14 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (20.63%) BDD
8 12 (19.05%) Automated Testing
9 11 (17.46%) iOS Development
10 10 (15.87%) Regression Testing
11 9 (14.29%) Defect Management
11 9 (14.29%) Kanban
11 9 (14.29%) Performance Testing
11 9 (14.29%) Security Testing
11 9 (14.29%) TDD
11 9 (14.29%) Test Automation
11 9 (14.29%) Usability Testing
11 9 (14.29%) User Stories
12 8 (12.70%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 48 (76.19%) Java
2 18 (28.57%) SQL
3 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.87%) Objective-C
4 9 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 8 (12.70%) PHP
5 8 (12.70%) Python
6 6 (9.52%) Groovy
6 6 (9.52%) Scala
7 5 (7.94%) C#
8 1 (1.59%) Go
8 1 (1.59%) Perl
8 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Docker
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (12.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Ansible
2 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) Packer
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
2 1 (1.59%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) Zend
3 3 (4.76%) IBM
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.76%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.59%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.59%) VMware
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