The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - - 28
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough - - 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.22%
Unit Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
64 100 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 68.82% 72.46% 84.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 56 50
Median daily rate £335 £288 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.52% -20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £238 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 17
Median hourly rate £15.75 £12.40 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.01% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £23.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough