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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 206 206 174
Rank change year-on-year
0 -32
Contract jobs citing NUnit 45 42 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.47% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.14% 3.91% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 51
Average daily rate
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£325 £380 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £44.75 £54.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.75 £50.75
% change year-on-year
- -11.82%
NUnit
England

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
1087 1074 893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.01% 11.96% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 672 592 501
Average daily rate £363 £345 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 60
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £38.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Hampshire +18 28 £300 +0.25% 12
Berkshire +10 11 £340 -20.00% 2
Surrey +11 2 £350 - 3
East Sussex - 2 £325 - 2
Buckinghamshire -12 1 £450 +18.42% 5
Middlesex - 1 £300 -
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 65 (57.02%) .NET
2 64 (56.14%) C#
3 54 (47.37%) OO
3 54 (47.37%) OOD
4 52 (45.61%) Subversion
5 51 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (41.23%) C
6 47 (41.23%) GoogleTest
7 46 (40.35%) Linux
8 45 (39.47%) ClearCase
8 45 (39.47%) Configuration Management
9 44 (38.60%) UML
9 44 (38.60%) UNIX
9 44 (38.60%) TDD
9 44 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
10 43 (37.72%) CppUnit
11 39 (34.21%) jQuery
12 38 (33.33%) Security Cleared
12 38 (33.33%) Software Engineering
13 37 (32.46%) Ant
13 37 (32.46%) Scrum
14 36 (31.58%) ASP.NET
15 35 (30.70%) WCF
16 34 (29.82%) C++
17 33 (28.95%) MVC
17 33 (28.95%) JavaScript
17 33 (28.95%) SC Cleared
18 30 (26.32%) CSS
19 29 (25.44%) Integration Testing
20 28 (24.56%) Multithreading

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 21 (18.42%) CMS
2 13 (11.40%) Kentico
3 11 (9.65%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.26%) Node.js
5 2 (1.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.75%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (7.02%) Ingres
3 7 (6.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.88%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.88%) SQLite
9 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 52 (45.61%) Subversion
2 47 (41.23%) GoogleTest
3 45 (39.47%) ClearCase
4 43 (37.72%) CppUnit
5 37 (32.46%) Ant
6 25 (21.93%) Visual Studio
7 22 (19.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (17.54%) Selenium
9 18 (15.79%) CruiseControl
10 15 (13.16%) Rational Rose
11 12 (10.53%) MSTest
12 11 (9.65%) StyleCop
13 9 (7.89%) Moq
14 8 (7.02%) ClearQuest
15 7 (6.14%) Rhino Mocks
15 7 (6.14%) WebDriver
15 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
16 5 (4.39%) JMeter
16 5 (4.39%) Hudson
16 5 (4.39%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (3.51%) Finance
1 4 (3.51%) Investment Banking
1 4 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (1.75%) Military
2 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (65.79%) Developer
2 34 (29.82%) .NET Developer
3 20 (17.54%) C# Developer
4 17 (14.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (13.16%) Software Engineer
6 13 (11.40%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.53%) Software Developer
8 11 (9.65%) Web Developer
8 11 (9.65%) C Developer
8 11 (9.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.14%) Team Leader
10 6 (5.26%) Test Team Leader
11 5 (4.39%) Technical Leader
11 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior C# Developer
13 3 (2.63%) Senior .NET Developer
13 3 (2.63%) C++ Developer
14 2 (1.75%) Configuration Engineer
14 2 (1.75%) Agile .NET Developer
14 2 (1.75%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (57.02%) .NET
2 39 (34.21%) jQuery
3 36 (31.58%) ASP.NET
4 35 (30.70%) WCF
5 30 (26.32%) CSS
6 27 (23.68%) HTML
7 26 (22.81%) .NET Framework
8 23 (20.18%) Motif
9 21 (18.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (14.91%) Entity Framework
11 15 (13.16%) Web Services
12 14 (12.28%) XML
13 13 (11.40%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (11.40%) AngularJS
14 12 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (9.65%) LINQ
16 10 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (7.02%) wxWidgets
17 8 (7.02%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 44 (38.60%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (20.18%) Derivative
3 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) CMDB
5 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 46 (40.35%) Linux
2 44 (38.60%) UNIX
3 18 (15.79%) Windows
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (47.37%) OO
1 54 (47.37%) OOD
2 51 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (39.47%) Configuration Management
4 44 (38.60%) UML
4 44 (38.60%) TDD
5 38 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 37 (32.46%) Scrum
7 33 (28.95%) MVC
8 29 (25.44%) Integration Testing
9 28 (24.56%) Multithreading
10 27 (23.68%) Unit Testing
10 27 (23.68%) Memory Management
11 26 (22.81%) Use Case
11 26 (22.81%) Automated Testing
12 25 (21.93%) System Integration Testing
13 21 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (17.54%) Project Management
15 19 (16.67%) SOA
16 15 (13.16%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 64 (56.14%) C#
2 47 (41.23%) C
3 34 (29.82%) C++
4 33 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 20 (17.54%) SQL
6 16 (14.04%) Python
7 8 (7.02%) Java
8 5 (4.39%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.63%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 38 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 33 (28.95%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle
3 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.88%) Serena