The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - - 16
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £347 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.91% -0.72%
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
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
130 68 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 79.75% 80.00% 85.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 43
Median daily rate £442 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £12.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +145.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Solihull 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 Solihull

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Solihull