The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank - 125 131
Contract jobs citing NUnit 0 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.30% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.19% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Average daily rate
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- £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £336 £319
% change year-on-year
-3.34% +5.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
417 282 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.88% 9.34% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 181 166
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 3 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £30.00 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £38.05 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

NUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

NUnit Daily Rate Trend in the North West

NUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

NUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) Umbraco
3 4 (66.67%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (16.67%) DHTML
6 1 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Migration
6 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (16.67%) MSTest
6 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
6 1 (16.67%) MVVM
6 1 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (16.67%) Moq

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (66.67%) CMS
1 4 (66.67%) Umbraco
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) MSTest
2 1 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (16.67%) Moq
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) CMS Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Umbraco Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (16.67%) DHTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (16.67%) Ninject
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Network
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter