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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 53 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.93% 0.47% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.57% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate £400 £490 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +50.76%
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
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
435 523 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.16% 81.21% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 336 162
Average daily rate £400 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 23
Average hourly rate £67.50 £25.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Oxford +2 3 £475 -3.06% 3
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) TDD
3 14 (63.64%) OO
4 12 (54.55%) HTML
4 12 (54.55%) CSS
4 12 (54.55%) MVC
5 11 (50.00%) C#
5 11 (50.00%) .NET
5 11 (50.00%) Apache
6 9 (40.91%) MySQL
6 9 (40.91%) PHP
6 9 (40.91%) Refactoring
7 8 (36.36%) Ajax
7 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
8 7 (31.82%) XML
8 7 (31.82%) XSL
8 7 (31.82%) N-Tier
8 7 (31.82%) BDD
9 6 (27.27%) jQuery
9 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 6 (27.27%) Linux
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) OLAP
10 4 (18.18%) SQL
10 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
10 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (18.18%) IBM
10 4 (18.18%) LAMP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 4 (18.18%) OLAP
3 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.64%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.55%) Power BI
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.55%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Bower
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 4 (18.18%) Grunt
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (4.55%) MSTest
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
1 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) .NET Developer
2 7 (31.82%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) HTML Developer
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (13.64%) MongoDB Developer
4 3 (13.64%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Data Scientist
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (4.55%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) CSS
1 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) Ajax
3 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 7 (31.82%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) XSL
5 6 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (18.18%) CodeIgniter
6 4 (18.18%) HTML5
6 4 (18.18%) LAMP
6 4 (18.18%) Laravel
6 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (18.18%) Sass
6 4 (18.18%) Symfony
6 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (18.18%) Yii
7 2 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) Android
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.55%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (68.18%) TDD
2 14 (63.64%) OO
3 12 (54.55%) MVC
4 9 (40.91%) Refactoring
5 7 (31.82%) BDD
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
6 4 (18.18%) OO PHP
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (13.64%) DevOps
8 2 (9.09%) Android Development
8 2 (9.09%) CRM
8 2 (9.09%) Demand Management
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) ITIL
8 2 (9.09%) Mobile Development
9 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.55%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (40.91%) PHP
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) Xamarin
5 1 (4.55%) Tableau
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