The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - - 17
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire - - 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.22%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38 59 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 74.51% 90.77% 60.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 16
Median daily rate £375 £363 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £196 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £485 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Median hourly rate £15.05 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 Lincolnshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire