The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 17 36 21
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 36 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 10.53% 3.03% 12.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.17% 4.04% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 6 15
Average daily rate
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£320 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Unit Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
254 223 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 74.27% 75.08% 63.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 165 72
Average daily rate £413 £361 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.32% +16.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 2
Average hourly rate £38.25 £12.31 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.72% -30.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £9.95 £17.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £15.83 £17.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Somerset region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Street - 1 £400 -
Yeovil - - - -
Bath - - - - 2
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 52 (85.25%) .NET
2 44 (72.13%) ASP.NET
3 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (67.21%) C#
5 39 (63.93%) SQL
6 38 (62.30%) Scrum
7 35 (57.38%) Security Cleared
8 27 (44.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
10 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
10 18 (29.51%) T-SQL
10 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 17 (27.87%) MVC
11 17 (27.87%) Automated Testing
12 16 (26.23%) K2 blackpearl
13 15 (24.59%) Entity Framework
13 15 (24.59%) BDD
14 14 (22.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
15 13 (21.31%) Back Office
16 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (19.67%) Code Coverage
17 11 (18.03%) WPF
18 9 (14.75%) DV Cleared
18 9 (14.75%) Java
19 8 (13.11%) VB.NET
19 8 (13.11%) Oracle
19 8 (13.11%) Spring
19 8 (13.11%) hybris
20 7 (11.48%) WF

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 16 (26.23%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.20%) Bitbucket
2 5 (8.20%) JIRA
2 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.64%) JDeveloper
General
1 13 (21.31%) Back Office
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (100.00%) Developer
2 51 (83.61%) .NET Developer
3 31 (50.82%) SQL Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.20%) Hybris Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Technical Developer
7 1 (1.64%) WPF Developer
7 1 (1.64%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (1.64%) AWS Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.64%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (1.64%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (85.25%) .NET
2 44 (72.13%) ASP.NET
3 27 (44.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 18 (29.51%) .NET Framework
5 15 (24.59%) Entity Framework
6 11 (18.03%) WPF
7 8 (13.11%) Spring
8 7 (11.48%) WF
9 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.92%) J2EE
10 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (68.85%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (62.30%) Scrum
3 17 (27.87%) Automated Testing
3 17 (27.87%) MVC
4 15 (24.59%) BDD
5 12 (19.67%) Code Coverage
5 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.48%) TDD
7 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
8 3 (4.92%) Feature Driven Development
9 2 (3.28%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.28%) OO
9 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.28%) Workflow
9 2 (3.28%) Web Development
10 1 (1.64%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.64%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (1.64%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.64%) Migration
10 1 (1.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) C#
2 39 (63.93%) SQL
3 18 (29.51%) T-SQL
4 9 (14.75%) Java
5 8 (13.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (57.38%) Security Cleared
2 26 (42.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (14.75%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Oracle
1 8 (13.11%) hybris
2 6 (9.84%) ESRI
3 3 (4.92%) ATG
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.64%) SAP
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