The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft MSTest
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 38 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSTest 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.42% - 0.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.64% - 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £44.75 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
94 58 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 22.71% 10.74% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 32 27
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MSTest
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MSTest across the Nottinghamshire region.

MSTest Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MSTest
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 10 £363 -
MSTest
East Midlands

MSTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MSTest 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) Automated Testing
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
2 11 (84.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (84.62%) Entity Framework
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) HNC
4 6 (46.15%) HND
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) Degree
4 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
6 2 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (15.38%) Docker
6 2 (15.38%) Microservices
6 2 (15.38%) API Design
6 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Core
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Core

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# Developer
3 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (30.77%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (84.62%) Entity Framework
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Core
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Automated Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) API Design
3 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
1 6 (46.15%) HNC
1 6 (46.15%) HND
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft