The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 North Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 30 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 4 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.67% 5.59% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 8.85% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £245 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +7.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 113 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 73.22% 63.13% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 50 70
Average daily rate £325 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £11.11 £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-93.65% +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
York -22 2 - - 3
Harrogate - - - -
Scarborough - - - -
Selby - - - -
Unit Testing
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) OO
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) Maven
1 6 (60.00%) Hudson
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) MySQL
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (40.00%) JSP
3 4 (40.00%) Struts
3 4 (40.00%) JMS
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
3 4 (40.00%) Tapestry
3 4 (40.00%) Jetty
3 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (40.00%) Jetty
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (10.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) Maven
1 6 (60.00%) Hudson
2 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (20.00%) NUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
5 1 (10.00%) DBA
5 1 (10.00%) Administrator
5 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) JSP
2 4 (40.00%) Struts
2 4 (40.00%) JMS
2 4 (40.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Tapestry
2 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) WCF
3 2 (20.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) New Media
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) System Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) XAML
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft