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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 40 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -22
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 67 29 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.29% 2.13% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.03% 2.47% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 25 28
Median daily rate £400 £300 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £260 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £323 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
Unit Testing
West 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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1333 1173 954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 85.34% 86.00% 82.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 807 651
Median daily rate £425 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
Median hourly rate £12.10 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £13.60 £15.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.07 £26.60 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 1 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 52 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.30%) TDD
3 35 (37.23%) Java
4 31 (32.98%) SQL
5 27 (28.72%) .NET
5 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
6 24 (25.53%) T-SQL
7 21 (22.34%) BDD
8 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
8 20 (21.28%) Oracle
9 19 (20.21%) C#
9 19 (20.21%) Scrum
9 19 (20.21%) Software Engineering
9 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (17.02%) Regression Testing
10 16 (17.02%) MVC
10 16 (17.02%) .NET Framework
10 16 (17.02%) Mentoring
10 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (15.96%) Entity Framework
11 15 (15.96%) Data Management
12 14 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (13.83%) PL/SQL
13 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET
13 13 (13.83%) OOD
13 13 (13.83%) RESTful
14 12 (12.77%) User Experience
14 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
14 12 (12.77%) OO
14 12 (12.77%) HTML

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 6 (6.38%) Node.js
2 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.13%) IIS
2 2 (2.13%) JBoss
2 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) Apache
3 1 (1.06%) Jetty
3 1 (1.06%) nginx
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (1.06%) PowerExchange
3 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.19%) MS Office
1 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (3.19%) MS Project
1 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.06%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) DHCP
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.06%) FTP
3 1 (1.06%) IPsec
3 1 (1.06%) SSL
3 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (28.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (8.51%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.19%) Neo4j
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.06%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.57%) Android Studio
3 5 (5.32%) Jasmine
3 5 (5.32%) Visual Studio
4 4 (4.26%) Xcode
5 3 (3.19%) JIRA
6 2 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.06%) Log4j
7 1 (1.06%) Moq
7 1 (1.06%) MSTest
7 1 (1.06%) NUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.06%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (8.51%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.13%) Games
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.06%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Electronics
4 1 (1.06%) Local Government
4 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.06%) Marketing
4 1 (1.06%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (80.85%) Developer
2 17 (18.09%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.89%) .NET Developer
4 13 (13.83%) SQL Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Android Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Android Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) ETL Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.45%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) DBA
9 5 (5.32%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) Principal Software Engineer
9 5 (5.32%) SQL DBA
10 4 (4.26%) Informatica ETL Developer
10 4 (4.26%) iOS Developer
10 4 (4.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (28.72%) .NET
2 16 (17.02%) .NET Framework
3 15 (15.96%) Entity Framework
4 13 (13.83%) ASP.NET
4 13 (13.83%) RESTful
5 12 (12.77%) HTML
6 11 (11.70%) Android SDK
6 11 (11.70%) REST
7 9 (9.57%) jQuery
7 9 (9.57%) Velocity
7 9 (9.57%) WCF
8 6 (6.38%) JSON
8 6 (6.38%) React
9 5 (5.32%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.32%) HTML5
9 5 (5.32%) Spring
10 4 (4.26%) DOM
10 4 (4.26%) Ember.js
10 4 (4.26%) WinForms
10 4 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.77%) User Experience
3 10 (10.64%) Algorithms
3 10 (10.64%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.51%) Replication
5 3 (3.19%) iPad
5 3 (3.19%) iPhone
6 2 (2.13%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.70%) Android
2 8 (8.51%) Windows
3 7 (7.45%) Unix
4 5 (5.32%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.32%) Linux
5 3 (3.19%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.06%) AIX
6 1 (1.06%) Solaris
6 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.32%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.30%) TDD
3 21 (22.34%) BDD
4 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (20.21%) Scrum
4 19 (20.21%) Software Engineering
5 16 (17.02%) Mentoring
5 16 (17.02%) MVC
5 16 (17.02%) Regression Testing
6 15 (15.96%) Data Management
7 13 (13.83%) OOD
8 12 (12.77%) OO
9 11 (11.70%) Android Development
9 11 (11.70%) ETL
10 10 (10.64%) Coaching
11 9 (9.57%) Data Security
12 8 (8.51%) Database Optimisation
12 8 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (6.38%) Integration Testing
14 5 (5.32%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (37.23%) Java
2 31 (32.98%) SQL
3 24 (25.53%) T-SQL
4 20 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 19 (20.21%) C#
6 13 (13.83%) PL/SQL
7 11 (11.70%) C++
8 7 (7.45%) PHP
9 5 (5.32%) ES6
9 5 (5.32%) Objective-C
9 5 (5.32%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.19%) Python
11 2 (2.13%) C
11 2 (2.13%) VB
12 1 (1.06%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.19%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.06%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.06%) Xen
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) Oracle
2 12 (12.77%) Informatica
2 12 (12.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.19%) Zend
4 2 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.06%) Axway
5 1 (1.06%) Cognos
5 1 (1.06%) Google
5 1 (1.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 25 days ago