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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NUnit
Rank 161 151 120
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -31
Contract jobs citing NUnit 3 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.074% 0.15% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.58% 1.46% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £328 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £348 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 - £42.00
NUnit
England

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
516 410 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.78% 10.55% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 245 160
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 11
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +0.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £37.00 £24.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £46.04 £44.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £37.02 £38.15
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -2.96%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing NUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 3 £350 -
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 North West region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) MSTest
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) XML
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) XPath
6 4 (36.36%) Workflow
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) EPiServer
6 4 (36.36%) JSON
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) XSLT
6 4 (36.36%) Grunt
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) SaaS
6 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
7 3 (27.27%) JUnit

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) SMTP
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) MSTest
3 4 (36.36%) Grunt
4 3 (27.27%) JUnit
5 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
5 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) Moq
5 2 (18.18%) PHPUnit
5 2 (18.18%) Travis CI
5 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
6 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (9.09%) Subversion
6 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) JSON
6 4 (36.36%) XSLT
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 2 (18.18%) CSS3
7 2 (18.18%) WCF
8 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (9.09%) StructureMap
8 1 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Front End Development
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Workflow
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) CQRS
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 4 (36.36%) XPath
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
6 1 (9.09%) FQL
6 1 (9.09%) VB
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) EPiServer
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft