The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich 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 July 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 Norwich 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 14 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 19 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 9.74% 3.67% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.97% 5.56% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £200 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
136 72 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 69.74% 66.06% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 53 49
Average daily rate £280 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £196 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 4
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £15.00 £17.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £17.40 £23.79
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
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Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (50.00%) jQuery
2 8 (36.36%) TDD
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
2 8 (36.36%) OO
2 8 (36.36%) BDD
3 7 (31.82%) Kindle
3 7 (31.82%) CSS3
3 7 (31.82%) HTML5
3 7 (31.82%) ISO 9001
3 7 (31.82%) Code Coverage
3 7 (31.82%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) PHP
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
3 7 (31.82%) Publishing
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 6 (27.27%) QA
4 6 (27.27%) Selenium
4 6 (27.27%) OOP
4 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
5 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Drupal
6 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 (18.18%) Drupal
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Selenium
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
2 3 (13.64%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (9.09%) Xcode
4 1 (4.55%) WatiN
4 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.55%) Mockito
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 7 (31.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (68.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (13.64%) QA Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) QA Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Business Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Business Process Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
1 11 (50.00%) jQuery
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
3 7 (31.82%) CSS3
3 7 (31.82%) HTML5
3 7 (31.82%) .NET
4 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.09%) Cocoa
6 2 (9.09%) SOAP
6 2 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (9.09%) RESTful
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE
7 1 (4.55%) JSON
7 1 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (4.55%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Kindle
2 2 (9.09%) iPhone
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) TDD
1 8 (36.36%) OO
1 8 (36.36%) BDD
2 7 (31.82%) Code Coverage
3 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 6 (27.27%) OOP
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 4 (18.18%) User Stories
6 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.64%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) OOD
7 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.55%) Mobile Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.55%) Process Management
8 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) PHP
3 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) LINC
6 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
7 1 (4.55%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) ISO 9001
2 6 (27.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (4.55%) HP
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