The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 27 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 43 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.01% 1.57% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 1.95% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 8 10
Median daily rate £538 £295 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+82.20% -41.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £250 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £345 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
Unit Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
527 461 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 85.97% 80.17% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 335 447
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 31
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.18% +182.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £15.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £137.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxford +12 20 £600 +106.89% 3
Abingdon - 5 - -
Kidlington - 4 £469 -
Witney - 1 £300 - 1
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (71.15%) Java
3 27 (51.92%) SQL
3 27 (51.92%) Maven
4 26 (50.00%) Spring
5 25 (48.08%) JUnit
6 23 (44.23%) TDD
6 23 (44.23%) Java EE
6 23 (44.23%) Mockito
7 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
9 18 (34.62%) Cucumber
10 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
10 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
11 16 (30.77%) JBoss
11 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
12 15 (28.85%) Pair Programming
12 15 (28.85%) BPEL
12 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
12 15 (28.85%) BPMN
12 15 (28.85%) Scrum
12 15 (28.85%) Migration
12 15 (28.85%) DevOps
12 15 (28.85%) GitHub
13 14 (26.92%) WebSphere Process Server
14 12 (23.08%) Regression Testing
14 12 (23.08%) Linux
14 12 (23.08%) .NET
14 12 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
14 12 (23.08%) Oracle

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 16 (30.77%) JBoss
1 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 14 (26.92%) WebSphere Process Server
3 12 (23.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (15.38%) Alfresco
4 8 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (11.54%) nginx
6 3 (5.77%) ColdFusion
7 2 (3.85%) CMS
7 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) GitHub
2 7 (13.46%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.69%) KDB
4 2 (3.85%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (51.92%) Maven
2 25 (48.08%) JUnit
3 23 (44.23%) Mockito
4 19 (36.54%) Jenkins
5 18 (34.62%) Cucumber
6 8 (15.38%) Ant
7 5 (9.62%) Git (software)
8 4 (7.69%) JIRA
9 3 (5.77%) Subversion
10 2 (3.85%) Jasmine
10 2 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (3.85%) Selenium
11 1 (1.92%) JMeter
11 1 (1.92%) LabVIEW
11 1 (1.92%) MSTest
11 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
11 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (19.23%) Publishing
2 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Front Office
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Developer
2 19 (36.54%) Java Developer
3 14 (26.92%) Senior Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Software Developer
5 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Software Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Java Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (13.46%) Salesforce Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Senior Salesforce Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Angular Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (7.69%) QA Leader
9 4 (7.69%) Quantitative Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Test Leader
10 3 (5.77%) ColdFusion Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.00%) Spring
2 23 (44.23%) Java EE
3 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
4 12 (23.08%) .NET
5 11 (21.15%) Node.js
5 11 (21.15%) React
6 10 (19.23%) Spring MVC
7 9 (17.31%) jQuery
7 9 (17.31%) Play Framework
8 8 (15.38%) Grails
8 8 (15.38%) JMS
8 8 (15.38%) JSF
8 8 (15.38%) REST
8 8 (15.38%) XML
9 7 (13.46%) Middleware
10 6 (11.54%) J2EE
10 6 (11.54%) J2SE
11 4 (7.69%) HTML
11 4 (7.69%) NumPy
11 4 (7.69%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 4 (7.69%) Hedge funds
1 4 (7.69%) Statistics
1 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) TDD
3 22 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (28.85%) BPEL
4 15 (28.85%) BPMN
4 15 (28.85%) DevOps
4 15 (28.85%) Migration
4 15 (28.85%) Pair Programming
4 15 (28.85%) Scrum
4 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
5 12 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 11 (21.15%) MVC
7 8 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 8 (15.38%) Process Improvement
7 8 (15.38%) Project Management
7 8 (15.38%) SOA
8 7 (13.46%) BDD
8 7 (13.46%) High Availability
8 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
8 7 (13.46%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) Java
2 27 (51.92%) SQL
3 17 (32.69%) JavaScript
4 11 (21.15%) Python
5 10 (19.23%) C#
6 8 (15.38%) XPath
7 7 (13.46%) Apex Code
7 7 (13.46%) Perl
8 5 (9.62%) C++
9 4 (7.69%) C
10 3 (5.77%) CFML
11 2 (3.85%) Scala
12 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Ansible
1 7 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (13.46%) Puppet
1 7 (13.46%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.46%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (13.46%) Sophos
4 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.85%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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