The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 26 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 5.44% - 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.48% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£331 - £356
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 - £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 - £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.75%
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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 Renfrewshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 72.79% 78.26% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 14 10
Average daily rate £348 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.97% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £419 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) Replication
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Altiris
2 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (80.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (70.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
3 7 (70.00%) MS Project
3 7 (70.00%) MS Office
3 7 (70.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (10.00%) VB
5 1 (10.00%) .NET
5 1 (10.00%) MCSD
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 8 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (10.00%) Lync
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Project
1 7 (70.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DHCP
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 8 (80.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Change Management
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) MCSD
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 8 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Altiris
3 7 (70.00%) HP