The first table below looks at the demand for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Manchester region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NUnit
Rank 70 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +9
Contract jobs citing NUnit 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.49% 0.096% 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.41% 0.87% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £260 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.75 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-0.55% -
Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
136 115 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.10% 11.08% 8.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 73 60
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £360 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 11
Average hourly rate £38.75 £23.75 £32.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.13% -27.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.74 £12.66 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £30.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
NUnit
North West

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Cheadle - - - -
Rochdale - - - - 1
Stockport - - - - 1
NUnit
North West

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
2 18 (78.26%) C#
3 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
5 12 (52.17%) WCF
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (43.48%) CMS
8 8 (34.78%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
8 8 (34.78%) Umbraco
9 7 (30.43%) jQuery
9 7 (30.43%) Finance
9 7 (30.43%) CSS
9 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
10 6 (26.09%) HTML
10 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (26.09%) SpecFlow
10 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (26.09%) CSS3
11 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (21.74%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (21.74%) HTML5
11 5 (21.74%) Moq
11 5 (21.74%) ReSharper
11 5 (21.74%) Ajax
11 5 (21.74%) NHibernate

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (43.48%) CMS
2 8 (34.78%) Umbraco
3 5 (21.74%) IIS
3 5 (21.74%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (17.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) TeamCity
2 6 (26.09%) SpecFlow
3 5 (21.74%) ReSharper
3 5 (21.74%) Moq
4 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
5 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (30.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Umbraco Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Sitecore Developer
5 2 (8.70%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 12 (52.17%) WCF
3 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (30.43%) jQuery
4 7 (30.43%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) CSS3
5 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 5 (21.74%) Castle Windsor
6 5 (21.74%) HTML5
6 5 (21.74%) Ajax
6 5 (21.74%) NHibernate
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.35%) Web Services
7 1 (4.35%) XML
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) TDD
3 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 5 (21.74%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Varnish
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Sitecore