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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 33 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 13 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.82% 5.05% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 5.96% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 4
Median daily rate £413 £336 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.68% -10.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £250 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.22%
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
395 369 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 85.68% 84.63% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 225 94
Median daily rate £425 £383 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £621 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 12
Median hourly rate £15.13 £13.00 £13.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.34% -2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £13.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £50.00 £17.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 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 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 14 (63.64%) SQL
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 12 (54.55%) Unix
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 11 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
4 10 (45.45%) Technical Analysis
4 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
5 9 (40.91%) XML
5 9 (40.91%) SDLC
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
6 8 (36.36%) Java
6 8 (36.36%) Degree
7 7 (31.82%) C#
8 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
9 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
9 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
9 5 (22.73%) HTML5
10 4 (18.18%) Finance
10 4 (18.18%) CRM
11 3 (13.64%) SOA
11 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
11 3 (13.64%) Python
11 3 (13.64%) OO
11 3 (13.64%) TIBCO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Ant
2 3 (13.64%) CasperJS
2 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Jasmine
2 3 (13.64%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) webpack
3 2 (9.09%) jMock
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Bower
4 1 (4.55%) gulp
4 1 (4.55%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Product Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) XML
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) HTML
3 5 (22.73%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) Browserify
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) Handlebars
5 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.09%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (9.09%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) Sass
5 2 (9.09%) Swing
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) DOM
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
6 1 (4.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (45.45%) Technical Analysis
3 9 (40.91%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
6 3 (13.64%) Clinical Data Management
6 3 (13.64%) Data Management
6 3 (13.64%) Microservices
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) Progressive Enhancement
6 3 (13.64%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
7 2 (9.09%) Kanban
7 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 8 (36.36%) Java
5 7 (31.82%) C#
6 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) C++
7 3 (13.64%) Python
7 3 (13.64%) VBScript
8 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Informatica
2 3 (13.64%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.55%) SAP