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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.95% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -4.57%
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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
217 172 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 70.45% 71.37% 68.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 95 86
Average daily rate £350 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 12
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £19.80 £34.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £46.00 £41.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Gradle
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (33.33%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) WPF
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (33.33%) Google App Engine
1 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) PBX
1 1 (11.11%) VoIP
1 1 (11.11%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) Gradle
2 3 (33.33%) Ant
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) PHPUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) LAMP
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
1 3 (33.33%) Google
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Zend