The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing 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 Unit Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Nottingham 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 29 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 11 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.37% 0.99% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 1.46% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £325 £425 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +7.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
243 206 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 74.54% 67.76% 71.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 100 74
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 12
Average hourly rate £13.38 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.36% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £19.39 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Unit Testing
Nottinghamshire

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) .NET
4 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) CSS
4 11 (44.00%) XML
5 10 (40.00%) OOP
5 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (32.00%) Scrum
7 7 (28.00%) Oracle
8 6 (24.00%) OO
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (24.00%) Uniface
8 6 (24.00%) Quality Management
8 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) TDD
8 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (24.00%) QA
8 6 (24.00%) WPF
8 6 (24.00%) QMS
8 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
9 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 5 (20.00%) MVVM
9 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 5 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
9 5 (20.00%) WCF

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.00%) OLAP
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MSTest
1 2 (8.00%) JSUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (4.00%) jMock
2 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Uniface Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) HTML
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
2 11 (44.00%) XML
3 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (24.00%) WPF
4 5 (20.00%) WCF
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (16.00%) Ajax
6 3 (12.00%) WinForms
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (8.00%) Sass
7 2 (8.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) CSS3
7 2 (8.00%) Web Services
8 1 (4.00%) JSON
8 1 (4.00%) XSD
8 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) Online Games
2 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) OOP
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 6 (24.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) Quality Management
3 6 (24.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) QMS
3 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (20.00%) MVVM
4 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.00%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (8.00%) Web Design
7 1 (4.00%) Web Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) Uniface
5 5 (20.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) TickIT
2 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Northgate
4 2 (8.00%) DevExpress
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