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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 68 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 15 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.15% 2.64% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 3.27% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 13
Median daily rate £300 £300 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
580 551 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 83.21% 80.79% 76.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 416 316
Median daily rate £433 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.96% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 20
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +95.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.77 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £55.00 £70.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Abingdon - 7 - -
Oxford -23 4 £388 +29.16% 4
Witney -1 1 £300 +15.38% 1
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Python
3 16 (59.26%) AngularJS
4 14 (51.85%) Java
5 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
5 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (48.15%) MongoDB
6 11 (40.74%) Maven
6 11 (40.74%) C++
6 11 (40.74%) .NET
6 11 (40.74%) Linux
7 10 (37.04%) OO
7 10 (37.04%) Oracle
7 10 (37.04%) C
7 10 (37.04%) Statistics
7 10 (37.04%) Front Office
7 10 (37.04%) Finance
7 10 (37.04%) Open Source
7 10 (37.04%) Hedge funds
7 10 (37.04%) SciPy
7 10 (37.04%) NumPy
7 10 (37.04%) Refactoring
7 10 (37.04%) KDB
7 10 (37.04%) Visualisation
7 10 (37.04%) Esper
7 10 (37.04%) Time Series Analysis
7 10 (37.04%) Pyramid
7 10 (37.04%) Pandas
7 10 (37.04%) Algorithms
7 10 (37.04%) Quantitative Trading

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 2 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MongoDB
2 10 (37.04%) KDB
3 2 (7.41%) Couchbase
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Maven
2 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.41%) Jasmine
3 2 (7.41%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) Mockito
4 1 (3.70%) MSTest
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
1 10 (37.04%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Quantitative Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
3 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior .NET Developer
4 7 (25.93%) Senior Salesforce.com Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Angular Developer
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# WCF Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Integration Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Regression Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) UAT Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) WCF Developer
8 1 (3.70%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) AngularJS
2 11 (40.74%) .NET
3 10 (37.04%) Esper
3 10 (37.04%) NumPy
3 10 (37.04%) Pandas
3 10 (37.04%) Pyramid
3 10 (37.04%) SciPy
4 7 (25.93%) Middleware
5 4 (14.81%) CSS
5 4 (14.81%) Spring
6 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) Angular 2
7 2 (7.41%) HTML
7 2 (7.41%) Node.js
7 2 (7.41%) React
7 2 (7.41%) RESTful
8 1 (3.70%) JAX-RS
8 1 (3.70%) REST
8 1 (3.70%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Algorithms
1 10 (37.04%) Hedge funds
1 10 (37.04%) Statistics
1 10 (37.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
3 10 (37.04%) Data Acquisition
3 10 (37.04%) OO
3 10 (37.04%) Open Source
3 10 (37.04%) Quantitative Trading
3 10 (37.04%) Refactoring
3 10 (37.04%) Time Series Analysis
4 8 (29.63%) Regression Testing
5 7 (25.93%) High Availability
5 7 (25.93%) Integration Testing
5 7 (25.93%) Line Management
5 7 (25.93%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) BDD
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) Python
2 14 (51.85%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) C++
4 10 (37.04%) C
5 9 (33.33%) C#
6 7 (25.93%) Apex Code
6 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) Perl
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (7.41%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (3.70%) Packer
2 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Oracle
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (25.93%) Sophos
3 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.41%) Xamarin
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