The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NUnit
Rank 99 103 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Contract jobs citing NUnit 6 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.11% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.20% 1.11% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £331
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -
NUnit
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
273 180 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 14.94% 9.93% 13.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 119 121
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 1
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing NUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

NUnit Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

NUnit
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

NUnit Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

NUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

NUnit Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NUnit 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 Manchester region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) Moq
3 5 (71.43%) WinForms
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (42.86%) WPF
5 3 (42.86%) LINQ
5 3 (42.86%) User Stories
5 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
5 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
5 3 (42.86%) Physics
5 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) OOD
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Moq
2 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) WiX
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) WinForms
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
5 3 (42.86%) LINQ
5 3 (42.86%) WPF
6 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Ninject
6 2 (28.57%) SignalR
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Algorithms
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
1 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
1 3 (42.86%) Physics
2 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle