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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 31 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.79% 2.47% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 3.39% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate £418 £325 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.46% +71.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.95 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +10.29%
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
180 177 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 80.72% 72.84% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 120 99
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £300 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% +15.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Hourly 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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 3 £450 +2.27% 2
Ripon - 1 £385 -
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) XML
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) J2EE
4 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
5 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) System Testing
5 8 (38.10%) User Experience
6 7 (33.33%) Gherkin
6 7 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Kanban
6 7 (33.33%) Selenium
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
7 6 (28.57%) JIRA
7 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
8 3 (14.29%) Apache
9 2 (9.52%) PHP
9 2 (9.52%) C
9 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
9 2 (9.52%) nginx
9 2 (9.52%) RESTful
9 2 (9.52%) PHP 5
9 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 2 (9.52%) Linux

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) nginx
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Selenium
2 6 (28.57%) Cucumber
2 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) JMeter
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Developer
3 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (38.10%) Analyst
5 7 (33.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Linux Developer
6 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) XML Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) ETL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Informatica Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) XML
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) J2EE
3 7 (33.33%) Gherkin
4 2 (9.52%) RESTful
5 1 (4.76%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) System Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Kanban
4 7 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 7 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) ETL
6 1 (4.76%) ETL Development
6 1 (4.76%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) PHP 5
4 1 (4.76%) Ada
4 1 (4.76%) Ada 83
4 1 (4.76%) Ada 95
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.76%) MISRA
1 1 (4.76%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Informatica
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle