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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 12 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 3.85% 6.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.06% 10.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £337
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
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
33 48 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 63.46% 60.76% 49.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 17
Average daily rate £350 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £212 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £18.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 - £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

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 Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lincoln - - - -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Excel Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree