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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 20 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 3.40% 2.70% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 4.17% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
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£310 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -18.88%
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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
107 96 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 72.79% 64.86% 64.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 60 20
Average daily rate £390 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.73% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.20 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.34 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £23.20 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 7 (35.00%) Web Services
4 7 (35.00%) C#
4 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 6 (30.00%) BDD
6 5 (25.00%) HTML5
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (20.00%) QA
7 4 (20.00%) Selenium
7 4 (20.00%) Publishing
7 4 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (20.00%) OOP
7 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 4 (20.00%) Code Coverage
7 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (20.00%) Java
7 4 (20.00%) PHP
7 4 (20.00%) Kindle
7 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (20.00%) CSS3
7 4 (20.00%) SpecFlow
8 3 (15.00%) Android Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (10.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (5.00%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
1 4 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) WatiN
2 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 4 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Android Developer
3 2 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Process Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Business Architect
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (25.00%) HTML5
5 4 (20.00%) CSS3
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) J2EE
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) Cocoa
7 1 (5.00%) Spring
7 1 (5.00%) Spring Integration
7 1 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (5.00%) Cocoa Touch
7 1 (5.00%) Android SDK
7 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Kindle
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) iPhone
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) EMV
4 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) BDD
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Code Coverage
4 4 (20.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.00%) User Stories
5 3 (15.00%) Android Development
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.00%) Process Management
7 1 (5.00%) OOD
7 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) LINC
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Oracle
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Apple