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 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 30 29 20
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 2.23% 0.57% 5.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 0.81% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
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£325 - £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.40 £35.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +5.26%
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
163 123 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 72.77% 69.89% 75.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 74 62
Average daily rate £378 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.15% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £13.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.81% -92.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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
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 30 June 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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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
Harrogate - 3 £325 -
York -4 2 £413 - 5
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) PHP
4 4 (50.00%) XML
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (50.00%) Apache
4 4 (50.00%) nginx
4 4 (50.00%) RESTful
4 4 (50.00%) PHP5
5 3 (37.50%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) SDLC
7 1 (12.50%) hapi
7 1 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (12.50%) BDD
7 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
7 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 1 (12.50%) Node.js
7 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
7 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
7 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (12.50%) Express

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
1 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (12.50%) Express
2 1 (12.50%) Doctrine
2 1 (12.50%) hapi
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) WCF
2 1 (12.50%) LINQ
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Code Coverage
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 1 (12.50%) BDD
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) PHP5
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Zend
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