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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 27 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 21 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.99% 1.36% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.79% 1.81% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
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£375 £438 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
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 £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
363 221 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 86.22% 74.92% 80.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 87 139
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.57% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 22 (47.83%) UNIX
2 21 (45.65%) Oracle
2 21 (45.65%) Shell Script
2 21 (45.65%) Degree
3 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (41.30%) CRM
4 19 (41.30%) SQL
5 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 18 (39.13%) PL/SQL
5 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database 10g
5 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
5 18 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
5 18 (39.13%) Technical Analysis
6 16 (34.78%) TDD
6 16 (34.78%) HTML
7 14 (30.43%) C#
8 13 (28.26%) .NET
8 13 (28.26%) CSS
9 12 (26.09%) BDD
9 12 (26.09%) HTML5
10 11 (23.91%) XML
11 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
12 9 (19.57%) CSS3
12 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
14 7 (15.22%) jQuery
14 7 (15.22%) Scrum
14 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
15 6 (13.04%) SQL Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
1 3 (6.52%) JBoss
1 3 (6.52%) Apache
1 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
1 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.52%) iPlanet
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (4.35%) Node.js
2 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (4.35%) CMS
2 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.35%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Project
1 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (4.35%) Tridion
3 1 (2.17%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
1 1 (2.17%) CallidusCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.52%) DNS
1 3 (6.52%) SAN
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
1 3 (6.52%) Firewall
1 3 (6.52%) VLAN
1 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
1 3 (6.52%) FCoE
2 2 (4.35%) LDAP
2 2 (4.35%) NAS
2 2 (4.35%) Wireshark
2 2 (4.35%) RTP
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database 10g
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 18 (39.13%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.35%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) Grunt
2 2 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (4.35%) Yeoman
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
2 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.35%) Bower
2 2 (4.35%) gulp
3 1 (2.17%) Xcode
3 1 (2.17%) Maven
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Selenium
3 1 (2.17%) jMock
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) NeoLoad
General
1 3 (6.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (73.91%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Developer
3 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL Developer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Engineering Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.52%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Programmer
6 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) HTML
2 13 (28.26%) .NET
2 13 (28.26%) CSS
3 12 (26.09%) HTML5
4 11 (23.91%) XML
5 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
6 9 (19.57%) CSS3
7 7 (15.22%) jQuery
7 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.70%) React
9 4 (8.70%) Ajax
9 4 (8.70%) J2EE
10 3 (6.52%) JSON
11 2 (4.35%) WCF
11 2 (4.35%) Web Services
11 2 (4.35%) DOM
11 2 (4.35%) RESTful
11 2 (4.35%) Modernizr
11 2 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.17%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) UNIX
2 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) AIX
2 3 (6.52%) HPUX
2 3 (6.52%) Solaris
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
2 3 (6.52%) SUSE
3 1 (2.17%) Android
3 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) CRM
3 18 (39.13%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (39.13%) Technical Analysis
4 16 (34.78%) TDD
5 12 (26.09%) BDD
6 9 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (15.22%) Scrum
9 6 (13.04%) MVC
10 5 (10.87%) DevOps
11 4 (8.70%) Dashboard Development
12 3 (6.52%) Workflow
12 3 (6.52%) ITIL
12 3 (6.52%) Web Development
12 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
12 3 (6.52%) Procure-to-pay
12 3 (6.52%) High Availability
13 2 (4.35%) Web Application Development
13 2 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Shell Script
2 19 (41.30%) SQL
3 18 (39.13%) PL/SQL
3 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 14 (30.43%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) Perl
5 3 (6.52%) Java
5 3 (6.52%) Korn
5 3 (6.52%) C-shell
5 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.35%) C++
7 1 (2.17%) PHP
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (45.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (6.52%) KVM
1 3 (6.52%) Samba
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
2 3 (6.52%) Sun
2 3 (6.52%) Veritas
2 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
2 3 (6.52%) VMware
2 3 (6.52%) PlateSpin
2 3 (6.52%) F5
3 2 (4.35%) Cognos
3 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.35%) Opsware
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.17%) New Relic
4 1 (2.17%) Callidus