The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Nottinghamshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 31 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 13 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.50% 1.10% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 1.65% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Average daily rate £325 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +5.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
272 243 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 73.32% 66.76% 67.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 118 95
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 12
Average hourly rate £14.25 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £17.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Nottinghamshire region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +5 12 £335 -21.17% 4
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) .NET
4 13 (48.15%) HTML
5 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 12 (44.44%) CSS
5 12 (44.44%) XML
6 10 (37.04%) OOP
7 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 8 (29.63%) Scrum
9 7 (25.93%) MVC
9 7 (25.93%) OO
9 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 7 (25.93%) Oracle
9 7 (25.93%) WPF
10 6 (22.22%) QMS
10 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
10 6 (22.22%) MVVM
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
10 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
10 6 (22.22%) Uniface
10 6 (22.22%) Quality Management
10 6 (22.22%) TDD
10 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 6 (22.22%) QA
10 6 (22.22%) jQuery
11 5 (18.52%) WCF
11 5 (18.52%) Ajax
11 5 (18.52%) Northgate
11 5 (18.52%) N-Tier

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) OLAP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Maven
1 2 (7.41%) jMock
1 2 (7.41%) JSUnit
1 2 (7.41%) MSTest
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium IDE
2 1 (3.70%) Moq
2 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Uniface Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Java Developer
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) .NET
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) XML
3 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 7 (25.93%) WPF
5 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) WCF
6 5 (18.52%) Ajax
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (11.11%) WinForms
9 2 (7.41%) Swing
9 2 (7.41%) LINQ
9 2 (7.41%) Web Services
9 2 (7.41%) HTML5
9 2 (7.41%) CSS3
9 2 (7.41%) Sass
10 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Online Games
2 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) OOP
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 7 (25.93%) MVC
4 7 (25.93%) OO
5 6 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) QMS
5 6 (22.22%) MVVM
5 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 5 (18.52%) Multithreading
6 5 (18.52%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.41%) Web Design
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.70%) Analytics
9 1 (3.70%) CRM
9 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 6 (22.22%) Uniface
5 5 (18.52%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.70%) TickIT
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Northgate
3 2 (7.41%) DevExpress
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
A&O IT Group Ltd
Rate: From £200 to £230 per day
Posted: 8 days ago