The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 292 311 287
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -24
Contract jobs citing NUnit 101 90 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.45% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.20% 2.82% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 68 77
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £490 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3153 3193 2628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.18% 13.69% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2227 2343 1945
Average daily rate £425 £403 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £343 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.72%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NUnit Jobs Demand Trend in London

NUnit
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NUnit Daily Rate Trend in London

NUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NUnit across the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

NUnit Daily Rate Histogram in London

NUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

NUnit Hourly Rate Trend in London

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the London region over the 3 months to 1 April 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London -5 15 £466 +24.13% 12
Croydon -3 1 £375 +7.14%
Harrow - - - - 1
Isleworth - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - - 2
Chiswick - - - -
Barnet - - - - 1
Brentford - - - -
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing NUnit 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 NUnit.

1 210 (87.14%) .NET
2 204 (84.65%) C#
3 159 (65.98%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (65.56%) TDD
5 151 (62.66%) SQL Server
6 105 (43.57%) Scrum
7 95 (39.42%) Finance
8 87 (36.10%) JavaScript
9 85 (35.27%) MVC
10 83 (34.44%) ASP.NET
11 82 (34.02%) .NET Framework
12 81 (33.61%) WCF
13 74 (30.71%) Microsoft
14 71 (29.46%) BDD
15 69 (28.63%) HTML
15 69 (28.63%) SQL
16 68 (28.22%) Continuous Integration
17 67 (27.80%) WPF
18 61 (25.31%) Banking
19 51 (21.16%) OO
20 49 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
21 48 (19.92%) SpecFlow
22 47 (19.50%) Web Services
23 46 (19.09%) Rhino Mocks
24 45 (18.67%) Moq
25 44 (18.26%) HTML5
25 44 (18.26%) Windows
26 43 (17.84%) ASP.NET Web API
27 42 (17.43%) Entity Framework
28 41 (17.01%) AngularJS

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing NUnit 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 NUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (11.20%) TIBCO EMS
2 18 (7.47%) CMS
3 16 (6.64%) Confluence
4 14 (5.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (3.73%) IIS
6 8 (3.32%) Node.js
7 7 (2.90%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.49%) MQSeries
9 5 (2.07%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.24%) JBoss
11 3 (1.24%) Apache
11 3 (1.24%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.83%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.41%) SAS
13 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (9.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.83%) MS Office
2 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) GitHub
2 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.32%) HTTP
2 3 (1.24%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (62.66%) SQL Server
2 38 (15.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (12.86%) Relational Database
4 21 (8.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (5.81%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.49%) Data Mining
9 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.07%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.07%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.24%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.83%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.83%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.83%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (19.92%) SpecFlow
2 46 (19.09%) Rhino Mocks
3 45 (18.67%) Moq
4 40 (16.60%) Visual Studio
5 38 (15.77%) TeamCity
6 36 (14.94%) MSTest
7 33 (13.69%) Subversion
8 32 (13.28%) Selenium
9 30 (12.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 29 (12.03%) JIRA
11 22 (9.13%) MSI
12 15 (6.22%) JUnit
13 11 (4.56%) CruiseControl
13 11 (4.56%) Jenkins
14 10 (4.15%) Jasmine
14 10 (4.15%) Git (software)
15 7 (2.90%) Ant
15 7 (2.90%) MSBuild
15 7 (2.90%) Cucumber
15 7 (2.90%) Mockito
General
1 95 (39.42%) Finance
2 61 (25.31%) Banking
3 38 (15.77%) Investment Banking
4 28 (11.62%) Front Office
5 6 (2.49%) Back Office
6 5 (2.07%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.66%) Legal
8 2 (0.83%) Retail
8 2 (0.83%) Music Industry
8 2 (0.83%) Advertising
8 2 (0.83%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 193 (80.08%) Developer
2 108 (44.81%) .NET Developer
3 101 (41.91%) C# Developer
4 51 (21.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (17.84%) Senior Developer
6 24 (9.96%) Senior .NET Developer
7 19 (7.88%) Senior C# Developer
8 15 (6.22%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (5.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (5.39%) Agile C# Developer
11 12 (4.98%) Web Developer
12 11 (4.56%) Lead Developer
13 10 (4.15%) Java Developer
14 9 (3.73%) Analyst
14 9 (3.73%) Tester
14 9 (3.73%) Agile .NET Developer
15 8 (3.32%) Architect
16 7 (2.90%) VB.NET Developer
17 6 (2.49%) WPF Developer
17 6 (2.49%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (87.14%) .NET
2 83 (34.44%) ASP.NET
3 82 (34.02%) .NET Framework
4 81 (33.61%) WCF
5 69 (28.63%) HTML
6 67 (27.80%) WPF
7 49 (20.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (19.50%) Web Services
9 44 (18.26%) HTML5
10 43 (17.84%) ASP.NET Web API
11 42 (17.43%) Entity Framework
12 41 (17.01%) AngularJS
12 41 (17.01%) CSS
13 36 (14.94%) Castle Windsor
13 36 (14.94%) jQuery
14 33 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 29 (12.03%) NHibernate
16 28 (11.62%) WinForms
16 28 (11.62%) RESTful
17 20 (8.30%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 14 (5.81%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (5.81%) Fixed Income
2 14 (5.81%) N-Tier
3 11 (4.56%) Equities
3 11 (4.56%) Blog
4 10 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.73%) Open Source
6 8 (3.32%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.90%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.90%) Derivative
7 7 (2.90%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.07%) Credit Risk
9 4 (1.66%) iPad
9 4 (1.66%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.24%) Economics
11 2 (0.83%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.83%) Social Media
11 2 (0.83%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.26%) Windows
2 7 (2.90%) Android
3 6 (2.49%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.66%) Linux
5 3 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (65.98%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (65.56%) TDD
3 105 (43.57%) Scrum
4 85 (35.27%) MVC
5 71 (29.46%) BDD
6 68 (28.22%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (21.16%) OO
8 36 (14.94%) Multithreading
8 36 (14.94%) E-Commerce
9 30 (12.45%) Unit Testing
10 26 (10.79%) Refactoring
10 26 (10.79%) SOA
11 22 (9.13%) Kanban
12 20 (8.30%) Domain-Driven Design
13 19 (7.88%) Software Engineering
14 17 (7.05%) Code Coverage
15 16 (6.64%) OOD
16 14 (5.81%) CQRS
16 14 (5.81%) Dependency Injection
17 13 (5.39%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 204 (84.65%) C#
2 87 (36.10%) JavaScript
3 69 (28.63%) SQL
4 36 (14.94%) Java
5 34 (14.11%) T-SQL
6 22 (9.13%) C++
7 17 (7.05%) VB.NET
8 13 (5.39%) F#
9 8 (3.32%) XAML
10 6 (2.49%) Perl
11 5 (2.07%) Python
11 5 (2.07%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.66%) XPath
13 3 (1.24%) Groovy
13 3 (1.24%) C-shell
13 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.83%) Scala
14 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.83%) C
14 2 (0.83%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (7.05%) Degree
2 3 (1.24%) ISEB
3 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.86%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) EMIR
2 2 (0.83%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.41%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (30.71%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.94%) Oracle
3 33 (13.69%) TIBCO
4 19 (7.88%) IBM
5 17 (7.05%) Infragistics
5 17 (7.05%) DevExpress
6 14 (5.81%) Sitecore
7 9 (3.73%) Sybase
8 7 (2.90%) Typemock
9 4 (1.66%) Twitter
9 4 (1.66%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.66%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.24%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.83%) Facebook
11 2 (0.83%) VMware
11 2 (0.83%) Perforce
11 2 (0.83%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.83%) Informatica
12 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.41%) Reuters
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