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 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 16 35 31
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 31 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.28% 1.38% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.70% 1.99% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 2 0
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£315 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -
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 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -14.11%
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
244 151 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 73.05% 69.27% 62.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 101 58
Average daily rate £325 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 8
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.90 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.30 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £31.92 £41.50
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 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Bath - 1 £500 - 2
Clevedon - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 55 (82.09%) C#
1 55 (82.09%) .NET
2 52 (77.61%) SQL
3 51 (76.12%) ASP.NET
3 51 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (74.63%) Scrum
5 46 (68.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 42 (62.69%) T-SQL
8 41 (61.19%) Security Cleared
9 38 (56.72%) SC Cleared
10 31 (46.27%) Team Foundation Server
10 31 (46.27%) Automated Testing
11 29 (43.28%) Code Coverage
12 28 (41.79%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
14 16 (23.88%) Back Office
15 12 (17.91%) TDD
16 9 (13.43%) MVC
17 8 (11.94%) Java
18 7 (10.45%) SOA
19 6 (8.96%) K2 blackpearl
19 6 (8.96%) Spring
19 6 (8.96%) hybris
19 6 (8.96%) BDD
20 5 (7.46%) Finance
21 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
21 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
21 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
21 4 (5.97%) SAP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (8.96%) K2 blackpearl
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.49%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (46.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.97%) JIRA
2 4 (5.97%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) JUnit
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.49%) JDeveloper
General
1 16 (23.88%) Back Office
2 5 (7.46%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Electronics
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (100.00%) Developer
2 50 (74.63%) .NET Developer
3 29 (43.28%) SQL Developer
4 8 (11.94%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Hybris Developer
8 3 (4.48%) ABAP Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Programmer
9 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Technical Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Oracle Developer
10 1 (1.49%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (82.09%) .NET
2 51 (76.12%) ASP.NET
3 46 (68.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (65.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 6 (8.96%) Spring
6 3 (4.48%) Web Services
6 3 (4.48%) J2EE
7 2 (2.99%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.99%) HTML
7 2 (2.99%) CSS
7 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.99%) WCF
7 2 (2.99%) WF
8 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (1.49%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (1.49%) XML
8 1 (1.49%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.49%) DTV
2 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (76.12%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (74.63%) Scrum
3 31 (46.27%) Automated Testing
4 29 (43.28%) Code Coverage
5 28 (41.79%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (17.91%) TDD
7 9 (13.43%) MVC
8 7 (10.45%) SOA
9 6 (8.96%) BDD
10 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
11 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Test Scripting
11 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.48%) Workflow
12 2 (2.99%) Migration
12 2 (2.99%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (2.99%) Business Analysis
12 2 (2.99%) Feature Driven Development
12 2 (2.99%) Software Deployment
13 1 (1.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (82.09%) C#
2 52 (77.61%) SQL
3 42 (62.69%) T-SQL
4 8 (11.94%) Java
5 3 (4.48%) ABAP
6 1 (1.49%) Scala
6 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (61.19%) Security Cleared
2 38 (56.72%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) hybris
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) SAP
3 2 (2.99%) ATG
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
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