The table below looks at the statistics 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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 35 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 2 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.56% 1.90% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 2.52% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
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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 Nottingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
259 397 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 72.96% 75.62% 69.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 172 78
Average daily rate £400 £330 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +164.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.83 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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
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 15 September 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 8 (66.67%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 5 (41.67%) Web Design
3 5 (41.67%) CSS3
3 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (41.67%) Sass
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) JSUnit
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) User Experience
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (16.67%) Zepto.js
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
6 2 (16.67%) Modernizr
6 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (16.67%) Grunt
6 2 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (16.67%) Yeoman
6 2 (16.67%) Bower

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) OLAP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (25.00%) JSUnit
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 2 (16.67%) jMock
3 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Grunt
3 2 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (16.67%) Yeoman
3 2 (16.67%) Bower
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) MI Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) HTML5
2 5 (41.67%) CSS3
2 5 (41.67%) Sass
2 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) DOM
4 2 (16.67%) Swing
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) Zepto.js
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 2 (16.67%) Modernizr
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Online Games
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Web Design
2 5 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) OOP
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) Sitecore