The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 20 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.07% 0.45% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 0.56% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £450 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 178 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 76.55% 80.54% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 124 162
Median daily rate £370 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +21.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +102.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Unit Testing
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Slough region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Laravel
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) X++
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) OOD
1 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) X++