The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 51 71 72
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +1
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.17% 0.54% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.68% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £325 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
505 730 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.17% 78.41% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 364 414
Median daily rate £438 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 31
Median hourly rate £40.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+220.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £19.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Pair Programming
3 5 (45.45%) Refactoring
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Docker
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
5 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Android
5 3 (27.27%) SDET
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (27.27%) Vagrant
5 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 3 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
1 1 (9.09%) Hazelcast
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
1 3 (27.27%) Vagrant
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Moq
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 1 (9.09%) Mockito
3 1 (9.09%) NUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Development Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Development Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Test Development Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Test Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Android Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
5 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) Android SDK
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) RESTful
4 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (45.45%) Pair Programming
3 5 (45.45%) Refactoring
3 5 (45.45%) Test Strategy
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) Android Development
6 2 (18.18%) Asynchronous Programming
6 2 (18.18%) Automation Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Mobile Development
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Groovy
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Scala
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Luciad
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