The first table below looks at the demand for MSTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Development Applications category for the Peterborough 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSTest 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.83% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 6.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 13.22% 5.26% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate £338 £270 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
MSTest
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MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MSTest across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

MSTest
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing MSTest 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 MSTest.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) NUnit
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) WF
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region citing MSTest 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 MSTest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) WF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle