The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 41 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 11 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.14% 1.46% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 1.97% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 13
Average daily rate £300 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
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 £40.95 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+9.20% +10.29%
Unit Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
416 304 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 81.09% 74.15% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 131 116
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -7 11 £300 -7.69% 5
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 14 (56.00%) C#
2 11 (44.00%) Informatica
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (36.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (32.00%) Java
4 8 (32.00%) Web Services
4 8 (32.00%) MVC
5 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
5 7 (28.00%) PowerCenter
5 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (28.00%) ETL
5 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (28.00%) IBM
5 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (28.00%) DB2
5 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
5 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
5 7 (28.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 7 (28.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (24.00%) Web Development
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Finance
6 6 (24.00%) SDLC
7 5 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) OO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (28.00%) DB2
2 7 (28.00%) PowerCenter
3 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (8.00%) Crystal Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Ant
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) CasperJS
2 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (8.00%) jMock
2 2 (8.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (8.00%) Maven
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
2 2 (8.00%) Subversion
2 2 (8.00%) webpack
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) ETL Consultant
2 7 (28.00%) Informatica Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Swing Developer
5 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.00%) VB Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 6 (24.00%) .NET
3 5 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (8.00%) Browserify
6 2 (8.00%) CSS3
6 2 (8.00%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (8.00%) Handlebars
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 2 (8.00%) Sass
6 2 (8.00%) Swing
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (28.00%) ETL
4 7 (28.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (28.00%) Regression Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
4 7 (28.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 6 (24.00%) SDLC
5 6 (24.00%) Web Development
6 5 (20.00%) OO
7 4 (16.00%) Clinical Data Management
7 4 (16.00%) Data Management
7 4 (16.00%) SOA
8 3 (12.00%) Kanban
8 3 (12.00%) Refactoring
9 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) C++
5 4 (16.00%) VBScript
6 2 (8.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Informatica
2 7 (28.00%) IBM
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) TIBCO
5 3 (12.00%) SAP
6 2 (8.00%) EXTOL
7 1 (4.00%) Facebook
7 1 (4.00%) Google
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.00%) Twitter