The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.29% +6.85%
Unit Testing
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
117 132 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 85.40% 89.19% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 99 108
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 4
Median hourly rate £50.78 £26.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.44% -30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 Luton

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) Linux
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Scrum
4 4 (57.14%) NUnit
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) RESTful
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Confluence
4 4 (57.14%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) Static Code Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (57.14%) Microservices
4 4 (57.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 4 (57.14%) Loose Coupling
4 4 (57.14%) SOLID
4 4 (57.14%) YAGNI
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
5 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 3 (42.86%) SOA
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) NUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (57.14%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (57.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) BDD
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (57.14%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 4 (57.14%) Loose Coupling
1 4 (57.14%) Microservices
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
1 4 (57.14%) Scrum
1 4 (57.14%) SOLID
1 4 (57.14%) Static Code Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) YAGNI
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Software Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND