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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 198 167 168
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +1
Contract jobs citing NUnit 66 73 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.67% 0.82% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.40% 7.40% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 44 33
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£381 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
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
1223 986 833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.47% 11.05% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 566 450
Average daily rate £363 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 33 47
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.83 £37.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +5.00%

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 4 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 4 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 -12 26 £315 +3.27% 5
Buckinghamshire -13 16 £413 +3.12% 4
Surrey +8 12 £419 +40.75% 3
East Sussex -7 8 - - 4
West Sussex -13 3 - - 4
Berkshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 4
Oxfordshire - - - -
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England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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 67 (54.92%) Configuration Management
2 65 (53.28%) Subversion
3 64 (52.46%) OOD
3 64 (52.46%) OO
3 64 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (50.00%) Linux
5 60 (49.18%) .NET
6 59 (48.36%) C
6 59 (48.36%) GoogleTest
7 58 (47.54%) CppUnit
7 58 (47.54%) UML
7 58 (47.54%) UNIX
8 57 (46.72%) ClearCase
9 53 (43.44%) C#
9 53 (43.44%) Security Cleared
10 50 (40.98%) Software Engineering
11 49 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (39.34%) SC Cleared
13 47 (38.52%) Ant
14 44 (36.07%) C++
14 44 (36.07%) Motif
14 44 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (36.07%) WCF
15 43 (35.25%) TDD
16 40 (32.79%) SQL
17 39 (31.97%) CruiseControl
17 39 (31.97%) Use Case
18 36 (29.51%) Microsoft
19 35 (28.69%) MVC
19 35 (28.69%) Scrum

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 13 (10.66%) Kentico
2 12 (9.84%) CMS
3 10 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.64%) IIS
5 2 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (10.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) FTP
2 1 (0.82%) HTTP
2 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (27.05%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.67%) Ingres
2 24 (19.67%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (11.48%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.46%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.82%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.82%) SQLite
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 65 (53.28%) Subversion
2 59 (48.36%) GoogleTest
3 58 (47.54%) CppUnit
4 57 (46.72%) ClearCase
5 47 (38.52%) Ant
6 39 (31.97%) CruiseControl
7 32 (26.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (22.13%) Visual Studio
9 23 (18.85%) ClearQuest
10 20 (16.39%) Rational Rose
11 13 (10.66%) Selenium
12 12 (9.84%) StyleCop
12 12 (9.84%) Moq
13 10 (8.20%) Jenkins
14 9 (7.38%) Rhino Mocks
15 6 (4.92%) MSBuild
16 5 (4.10%) Hudson
17 3 (2.46%) MSTest
17 3 (2.46%) TeamCity
18 2 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 5 (4.10%) Banking
2 4 (3.28%) Finance
3 3 (2.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (67.21%) Developer
2 37 (30.33%) .NET Developer
3 20 (16.39%) C# Developer
4 18 (14.75%) Software Developer
4 18 (14.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (13.93%) Software Engineer
6 16 (13.11%) C Developer
7 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Technical Leader
10 8 (6.56%) Configuration Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.10%) C++ Developer
12 4 (3.28%) Web Developer
13 3 (2.46%) Consultant
13 3 (2.46%) Senior Web Developer
14 2 (1.64%) Software Consultant
14 2 (1.64%) C# Web Developer
14 2 (1.64%) Senior .NET Web Developer
14 2 (1.64%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (49.18%) .NET
2 44 (36.07%) Motif
2 44 (36.07%) WCF
3 35 (28.69%) .NET Framework
4 33 (27.05%) jQuery
4 33 (27.05%) XML
5 28 (22.95%) ASP.NET
6 27 (22.13%) CSS
6 27 (22.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 24 (19.67%) wxWidgets
8 23 (18.85%) HTML
9 21 (17.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (14.75%) Web Services
11 13 (10.66%) LINQ
12 11 (9.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (7.38%) Ajax
14 7 (5.74%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (4.92%) AngularJS
16 5 (4.10%) HTML5
16 5 (4.10%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 64 (52.46%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (19.67%) Derivative
3 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.10%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (4.10%) CMDB
5 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.82%) User Experience
6 1 (0.82%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.82%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 61 (50.00%) Linux
2 58 (47.54%) UNIX
3 25 (20.49%) Windows
4 9 (7.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.82%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (54.92%) Configuration Management
2 64 (52.46%) OOD
2 64 (52.46%) OO
3 58 (47.54%) UML
4 50 (40.98%) Software Engineering
5 49 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (36.07%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (35.25%) TDD
8 39 (31.97%) Use Case
9 35 (28.69%) MVC
9 35 (28.69%) Scrum
10 34 (27.87%) Memory Management
11 33 (27.05%) Multithreading
11 33 (27.05%) Project Management
12 26 (21.31%) SOA
13 24 (19.67%) Integration Testing
13 24 (19.67%) Automated Testing
14 21 (17.21%) RUP
14 21 (17.21%) Unified Process
15 18 (14.75%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (48.36%) C
2 53 (43.44%) C#
3 44 (36.07%) C++
4 40 (32.79%) SQL
5 28 (22.95%) JavaScript
6 26 (21.31%) Python
7 12 (9.84%) Java
8 7 (5.74%) PHP
9 6 (4.92%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.28%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.82%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.82%) VB
11 1 (0.82%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (43.44%) Security Cleared
2 48 (39.34%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.64%) VCP4
4 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.11%) Oracle
3 9 (7.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
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