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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 65 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 26 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.23% 1.27% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 1.46% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 4
Median daily rate £420 £405 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +21.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £306 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £518 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
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
991 1368 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.99% 87.13% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 911 652
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 32 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) Java
3 21 (36.21%) Software Engineering
4 20 (34.48%) SQL
5 16 (27.59%) Scrum
5 16 (27.59%) RESTful
5 16 (27.59%) BDD
6 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
7 14 (24.14%) C#
8 13 (22.41%) .NET
9 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
10 11 (18.97%) TDD
10 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (15.52%) MVC
11 9 (15.52%) Selenium
11 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
12 8 (13.79%) Data Management
12 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
12 8 (13.79%) Web Services
12 8 (13.79%) Regression Testing
12 8 (13.79%) Test Automation
12 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
12 8 (13.79%) SoapUI
12 8 (13.79%) QA
12 8 (13.79%) Usability Testing
12 8 (13.79%) Performance Testing
12 8 (13.79%) Security Testing
12 8 (13.79%) Gherkin
12 8 (13.79%) User Stories

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 5 (8.62%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (6.90%) nginx
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.72%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) Jetty
3 1 (1.72%) Mongrel
3 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.72%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (1.72%) Heroku
1 1 (1.72%) IaaS
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) MongoDB
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) Redis
4 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) MySQL
4 2 (3.45%) Sybase IQ
5 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (15.52%) Selenium
3 8 (13.79%) SoapUI
4 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
5 5 (8.62%) PHPUnit
6 4 (6.90%) Android Studio
7 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.17%) IntelliJ
7 3 (5.17%) NetBeans
7 3 (5.17%) Rational Application Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Xcode
8 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.72%) GoCD
9 1 (1.72%) Grunt
9 1 (1.72%) gulp
9 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.72%) JSUnit
9 1 (1.72%) Travis CI
9 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.34%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Law
3 4 (6.90%) Local Government
4 2 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 6 (10.34%) Java Developer
2 6 (10.34%) Tester
3 5 (8.62%) Automation Tester
3 5 (8.62%) PHP Developer
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Android Developer
4 4 (6.90%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
5 3 (5.17%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Android Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) iOS Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (5.17%) QA Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) QA Test Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) RESTful
2 13 (22.41%) .NET
3 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
4 8 (13.79%) Gherkin
4 8 (13.79%) Web Services
5 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
5 7 (12.07%) Entity Framework
5 7 (12.07%) J2EE
5 7 (12.07%) jQuery
5 7 (12.07%) JSP
6 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.34%) CSS
6 6 (10.34%) Struts
7 5 (8.62%) Android SDK
7 5 (8.62%) Node.js
7 5 (8.62%) REST
7 5 (8.62%) Symfony
8 4 (6.90%) Django
8 4 (6.90%) JPA
8 4 (6.90%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.07%) Replication
1 7 (12.07%) User Experience
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.90%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.17%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.45%) iPad
5 2 (3.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Android
1 5 (8.62%) Unix
2 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.17%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Windows
5 1 (1.72%) CentOS
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.21%) Software Engineering
3 16 (27.59%) BDD
3 16 (27.59%) Scrum
4 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (18.97%) TDD
6 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
6 9 (15.52%) MVC
7 8 (13.79%) Data Management
7 8 (13.79%) Database Optimisation
7 8 (13.79%) Defect Management
7 8 (13.79%) Performance Testing
7 8 (13.79%) Regression Testing
7 8 (13.79%) Security Testing
7 8 (13.79%) Test Automation
7 8 (13.79%) Usability Testing
7 8 (13.79%) User Stories
8 7 (12.07%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.07%) OO
8 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) Java
2 20 (34.48%) SQL
3 14 (24.14%) C#
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.34%) Scala
6 5 (8.62%) Groovy
6 5 (8.62%) PHP
6 5 (8.62%) Python
7 3 (5.17%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.72%) Go
9 1 (1.72%) Jython
9 1 (1.72%) Perl
9 1 (1.72%) Ruby
9 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
1 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) QA
2 5 (8.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Docker
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Packer
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Zend
3 3 (5.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) Ab Initio
4 2 (3.45%) Netezza
4 2 (3.45%) Sybase
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.72%) Symantec
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
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