The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 29 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 4 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.67% - 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% - 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £215 - £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.03% +3.33%
Unit Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 211 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 67.08% 70.81% 73.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 119 102
Median daily rate £375 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 27
Median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 3 - - 4
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) User Experience
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
4 2 (28.57%) Line Management
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) V-Model
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) SAP
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) ERP
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Project Planning

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) MSTest
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) WinForms
4 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Load Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) SDLC
2 2 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) V-Model
2 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Automation Testing
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
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