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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 35 44 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.97% 1.49% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 1.95% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £300 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £300 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.16%
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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
229 359 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 74.11% 76.55% 69.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 152 74
Average daily rate £413 £345 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.56% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £425 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £22.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +53.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.13 £17.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 20 August 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 (72.73%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Web Design
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) Sass
3 5 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (27.27%) JSUnit
6 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
6 2 (18.18%) Retail
6 2 (18.18%) Maven
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 2 (18.18%) JSON
6 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 2 (18.18%) Progressive Enhancement

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (18.18%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) OLAP
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) JSUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) jMock
3 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) Grunt
3 2 (18.18%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (18.18%) Yeoman
3 2 (18.18%) Bower
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Web Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) OBIEE Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) CSS3
2 5 (45.45%) Sass
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) DOM
4 2 (18.18%) Swing
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) JSON
4 2 (18.18%) Zepto.js
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) Modernizr
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Online Games
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Web Design
1 5 (45.45%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) OOP
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (18.18%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle