The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 37 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.22% 2.06% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 2.79% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£288 £245 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.34% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.72% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
182 179 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 74.29% 73.66% 64.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 118 49
Average daily rate £400 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £401 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.21 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.89% -6.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
York +6 1 - - 3
Middlesbrough - - - -
Selby - - - -
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) JUnit
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
3 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (33.33%) Document Management
5 3 (25.00%) JSF
5 3 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (25.00%) JSP
5 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (16.67%) Maven
6 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (16.67%) CMS
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
1 1 (8.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 4 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) JSF
3 3 (25.00%) JSP
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Doctrine
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
5 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Nuxeo
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Zend
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