The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 20 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 0.74% 0.93% 11.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.75% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£310 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.97% +4.61%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Norwich region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86 57 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 63.70% 52.78% 61.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 36 33
Average daily rate £375 £275 £309
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% -13.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Android
2 3 (50.00%) Android Development
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) GitLab
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
1 1 (16.67%) GitLab
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft