The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 45 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSTest 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.24% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £338 £363
% change year-on-year
+17.77% -6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
MSTest
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham region.

Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
41 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.69% 10.31% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 7
Average daily rate £425 £338 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £388 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSTest across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MSTest
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MSTest Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

MSTest
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing MSTest 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 MSTest.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham region citing MSTest 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 MSTest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Programmer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#