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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +10.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
171 193 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 67.86% 71.22% 66.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 85 54
Average daily rate £340 £301 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.14% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 39
Average hourly rate £10.47 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.92% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.44 £9.90 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £36.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Leicester - - - - 2
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Kentico
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Access
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) DTS
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Kentico
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) MS Access
1 2 (66.67%) DTS
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Ajax
1 2 (66.67%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) WAI
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