The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 210 174 162
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -12
Contract jobs citing NUnit 56 63 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.68% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.69% 6.10% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 44 49
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£363 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £35.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1195 1033 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.88% 11.07% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 591 503
Average daily rate £363 £333 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 28 55
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £38.70 £18.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.44 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

NUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NUnit across the South East region.

NUnit Daily Rate Trend in the South East

NUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NUnit across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

NUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

NUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NUnit across the South East region.

NUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
Hampshire -7 20 £315 +5.17% 4
Surrey +13 9 £406 +36.55% 4
East Sussex +1 9 - - 4
Buckinghamshire -16 8 £415 +3.75% 5
Berkshire +4 7 £340 +14.28% 3
West Sussex -17 3 - - 3
Kent - - - - 6
Oxfordshire - - - - 3
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England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing NUnit 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 NUnit.

1 69 (53.91%) Configuration Management
2 68 (53.13%) Subversion
3 67 (52.34%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (51.56%) OOD
5 64 (50.00%) Linux
5 64 (50.00%) .NET
6 62 (48.44%) C
6 62 (48.44%) OO
6 62 (48.44%) GoogleTest
7 61 (47.66%) UNIX
7 61 (47.66%) CppUnit
8 60 (46.88%) UML
8 60 (46.88%) ClearCase
9 57 (44.53%) C#
10 56 (43.75%) Security Cleared
11 53 (41.41%) Software Engineering
11 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
12 50 (39.06%) SC Cleared
12 50 (39.06%) Ant
13 47 (36.72%) C++
14 46 (35.94%) Motif
15 42 (32.81%) WCF
15 42 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (32.03%) Use Case
16 41 (32.03%) TDD
17 39 (30.47%) CruiseControl
18 38 (29.69%) jQuery
18 38 (29.69%) Scrum
19 37 (28.91%) SQL
20 35 (27.34%) ASP.NET

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing NUnit 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 NUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (14.06%) CMS
2 13 (10.16%) Kentico
3 10 (7.81%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (3.91%) Node.js
6 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 13 (10.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.22%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.75%) Ingres
2 24 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (10.16%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.69%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (3.91%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.56%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.78%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 68 (53.13%) Subversion
2 62 (48.44%) GoogleTest
3 61 (47.66%) CppUnit
4 60 (46.88%) ClearCase
5 50 (39.06%) Ant
6 39 (30.47%) CruiseControl
7 30 (23.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (21.09%) Visual Studio
9 23 (17.97%) ClearQuest
10 22 (17.19%) Rational Rose
11 18 (14.06%) Selenium
12 12 (9.38%) StyleCop
13 11 (8.59%) MSTest
14 10 (7.81%) Moq
14 10 (7.81%) Jenkins
15 9 (7.03%) Rhino Mocks
16 6 (4.69%) MSBuild
17 5 (3.91%) Hudson
18 3 (2.34%) TeamCity
19 2 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 5 (3.91%) Banking
2 3 (2.34%) Investment Banking
2 3 (2.34%) Finance
3 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (65.63%) Developer
2 35 (27.34%) .NET Developer
3 20 (15.63%) Software Engineer
3 20 (15.63%) C# Developer
4 18 (14.06%) Software Developer
4 18 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (12.50%) C Developer
6 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Web Developer
9 9 (7.03%) Technical Leader
10 8 (6.25%) Configuration Engineer
11 5 (3.91%) C++ Developer
12 4 (3.13%) Senior Developer
13 3 (2.34%) Consultant
14 2 (1.56%) .NET Web Developer
14 2 (1.56%) Senior C# Developer
14 2 (1.56%) Senior .NET Developer
14 2 (1.56%) C# Web Developer
14 2 (1.56%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (50.00%) .NET
2 46 (35.94%) Motif
3 42 (32.81%) WCF
4 38 (29.69%) jQuery
5 35 (27.34%) ASP.NET
6 32 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 31 (24.22%) XML
8 30 (23.44%) CSS
9 26 (20.31%) HTML
10 25 (19.53%) Entity Framework
11 24 (18.75%) wxWidgets
12 21 (16.41%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (11.72%) Web Services
14 13 (10.16%) KnockoutJS
15 12 (9.38%) AngularJS
15 12 (9.38%) LINQ
15 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (6.25%) Ajax
16 8 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 67 (52.34%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (20.31%) Derivative
3 7 (5.47%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.91%) CMDB
5 3 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.78%) Tandem
7 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 64 (50.00%) Linux
2 61 (47.66%) UNIX
3 29 (22.66%) Windows
4 9 (7.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (53.91%) Configuration Management
2 66 (51.56%) OOD
3 62 (48.44%) OO
4 60 (46.88%) UML
5 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (41.41%) Software Engineering
6 42 (32.81%) Continuous Integration
7 41 (32.03%) Use Case
7 41 (32.03%) TDD
8 38 (29.69%) Scrum
9 35 (27.34%) Project Management
9 35 (27.34%) Multithreading
9 35 (27.34%) Memory Management
10 30 (23.44%) MVC
10 30 (23.44%) Automated Testing
11 27 (21.09%) Integration Testing
12 24 (18.75%) SOA
13 23 (17.97%) RUP
13 23 (17.97%) Unified Process
14 19 (14.84%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (48.44%) C
2 57 (44.53%) C#
3 47 (36.72%) C++
4 37 (28.91%) SQL
5 32 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 27 (21.09%) Python
7 13 (10.16%) Java
8 7 (5.47%) PHP
9 6 (4.69%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.13%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 56 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 50 (39.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 32 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.72%) Oracle
3 9 (7.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com