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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 37 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 11 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.56% 1.96% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 2.55% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 13
Average daily rate £300 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.95 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +5.88%
Unit Testing
Nottinghamshire

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
348 275 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.12% 76.82% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 120 100
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.15% +13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016, 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 (53.85%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) Informatica
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) Web Services
4 8 (30.77%) MVC
5 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
5 7 (26.92%) PowerCenter
5 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (26.92%) ETL
5 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (26.92%) IBM
5 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) DB2
5 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (26.92%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (23.08%) Web Development
6 6 (23.08%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle
6 6 (23.08%) XML
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
6 6 (23.08%) SDLC
7 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
7 5 (19.23%) OO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (26.92%) DB2
2 7 (26.92%) PowerCenter
3 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (7.69%) Crystal Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Ant
1 4 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.69%) CasperJS
2 2 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Jasmine
2 2 (7.69%) jMock
2 2 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) webpack
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) ETL Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Informatica Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 4 (15.38%) JavaScript Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Swing Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.85%) VB Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 6 (23.08%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) AngularJS
3 5 (19.23%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) HTML5
5 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (7.69%) Browserify
6 2 (7.69%) CSS3
6 2 (7.69%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (7.69%) Handlebars
6 2 (7.69%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) Sass
6 2 (7.69%) Swing
7 1 (3.85%) J2EE
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
2 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (30.77%) MVC
4 7 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (26.92%) ETL
4 7 (26.92%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (26.92%) Regression Testing
4 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
4 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
4 7 (26.92%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (23.08%) SDLC
5 6 (23.08%) Web Development
6 5 (19.23%) OO
7 4 (15.38%) Clinical Data Management
7 4 (15.38%) Data Management
7 4 (15.38%) SOA
8 3 (11.54%) Kanban
8 3 (11.54%) Refactoring
9 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) C++
4 4 (15.38%) VBScript
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Informatica
2 7 (26.92%) IBM
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) TIBCO
5 3 (11.54%) SAP
6 2 (7.69%) EXTOL
7 1 (3.85%) Facebook
7 1 (3.85%) Google
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.85%) Twitter