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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 13 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.88% - 10.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% - 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.03% +3.33%
Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire

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
71 80 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 68.27% 72.07% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 46
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 20
Median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+254.16% -45.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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

Unit Testing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle