The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Middlesex 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 30 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.43% 1.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£235 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
183 155 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 79.57% 66.52% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 87 89
Average daily rate £398 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.02% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £575 £552
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £29.00 £18.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £37.50 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Unit Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (75.00%) PeopleSoft
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Workday HCM
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) MVNO
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) MS Access
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Workday HCM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) PeopleSoft
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian