The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NUnit
Rank 195 169 189
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +20
Contract jobs citing NUnit 55 68 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.81% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.96% 7.05% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 53 32
Average daily rate £325 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £280 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £425 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -
Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1108 964 1089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.44% 11.52% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 526 550
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 51 62
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £15.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
NUnit
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -5 15 £380 +60.00% 4
Hampshire -27 14 £300 +4.17% 3
Oxfordshire - 14 £325 - 3
East Sussex -3 6 £263 -34.37% 1
Berkshire -6 4 £425 +129.72% 3
Surrey -9 1 - - 6
West Sussex -13 1 £250 -41.17%
Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 4
Middlesex - - - -
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 82 (73.87%) C#
2 79 (71.17%) .NET
3 66 (59.46%) TDD
4 51 (45.95%) Scrum
5 47 (42.34%) OO
6 46 (41.44%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (38.74%) SQL Server
8 41 (36.94%) Visual Studio
9 40 (36.04%) .NET Framework
10 39 (35.14%) ASP.NET
11 38 (34.23%) MVC
11 38 (34.23%) jQuery
12 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
13 35 (31.53%) HTML
13 35 (31.53%) Configuration Management
13 35 (31.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 34 (30.63%) Microsoft
14 34 (30.63%) Subversion
15 31 (27.93%) Automated Testing
15 31 (27.93%) Team Foundation Server
16 30 (27.03%) OOD
16 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
16 30 (27.03%) SQL
17 29 (26.13%) UML
17 29 (26.13%) Software Engineering
18 28 (25.23%) WCF
19 27 (24.32%) XML
20 26 (23.42%) SOA
21 24 (21.62%) Project Management
21 24 (21.62%) Windows

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 16 (14.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (8.11%) Kentico
3 8 (7.21%) IIS
4 6 (5.41%) Node.js
5 5 (4.50%) CMS
5 5 (4.50%) Content Management Server
6 3 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Office
2 2 (1.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) Internet
1 1 (0.90%) Kerberos
1 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.90%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (38.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.02%) Oracle Database
3 17 (15.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (9.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (8.11%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (5.41%) Big Data
6 6 (5.41%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.50%) Couchbase
8 4 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.70%) Ingres
10 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.80%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.90%) MySQL
11 1 (0.90%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.90%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 41 (36.94%) Visual Studio
2 34 (30.63%) Subversion
3 31 (27.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (20.72%) GoogleTest
5 22 (19.82%) CppUnit
6 21 (18.92%) ClearCase
6 21 (18.92%) Ant
7 19 (17.12%) MSTest
8 13 (11.71%) Hudson
8 13 (11.71%) Jenkins
8 13 (11.71%) Rational Rose
9 12 (10.81%) SpecFlow
10 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (8.11%) Moq
12 7 (6.31%) Selenium
13 5 (4.50%) Maven
13 5 (4.50%) MSI
13 5 (4.50%) Git (software)
13 5 (4.50%) SoapUI
13 5 (4.50%) WiX
General
1 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 3 (2.70%) Military
3 3 (2.70%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) Electronics
4 2 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) German Language
Job Titles
1 76 (68.47%) Developer
2 41 (36.94%) .NET Developer
3 22 (19.82%) Software Developer
4 19 (17.12%) Senior Developer
5 17 (15.32%) C# Developer
6 14 (12.61%) Software Engineer
7 13 (11.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (11.71%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.21%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (6.31%) C Developer
10 7 (6.31%) .NET Programmer
10 7 (6.31%) Programmer
10 7 (6.31%) Software Programmer
10 7 (6.31%) C# Programmer
10 7 (6.31%) .NET Software Developer
11 6 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
11 6 (5.41%) ScrumMaster
11 6 (5.41%) C++ Developer
12 5 (4.50%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (71.17%) .NET
2 40 (36.04%) .NET Framework
3 39 (35.14%) ASP.NET
4 38 (34.23%) jQuery
5 35 (31.53%) HTML
5 35 (31.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 28 (25.23%) WCF
7 27 (24.32%) XML
8 23 (20.72%) Motif
9 21 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (18.02%) CSS
11 15 (13.51%) Ajax
12 14 (12.61%) WinForms
12 14 (12.61%) LINQ
13 9 (8.11%) NHibernate
13 9 (8.11%) Ninject
13 9 (8.11%) Razor View Engine
14 8 (7.21%) HTML5
14 8 (7.21%) JSON
14 8 (7.21%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.61%) Inversion of Control
1 14 (12.61%) Derivative
2 11 (9.91%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.70%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.70%) Physics
3 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.80%) IPTV
4 2 (1.80%) DTV
5 1 (0.90%) GIS
5 1 (0.90%) NHS
5 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.90%) Informatics
5 1 (0.90%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (21.62%) Windows
1 24 (21.62%) Linux
2 23 (20.72%) UNIX
3 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.90%) CentOS
4 1 (0.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (59.46%) TDD
2 51 (45.95%) Scrum
3 47 (42.34%) OO
4 46 (41.44%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (34.23%) MVC
6 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (31.53%) Configuration Management
8 31 (27.93%) Automated Testing
9 30 (27.03%) OOD
10 29 (26.13%) UML
10 29 (26.13%) Software Engineering
11 26 (23.42%) SOA
12 24 (21.62%) Project Management
13 19 (17.12%) Use Case
14 18 (16.22%) Integration Testing
14 18 (16.22%) Multithreading
15 17 (15.32%) Unit Testing
16 16 (14.41%) Unified Process
16 16 (14.41%) RUP
17 15 (13.51%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (73.87%) C#
2 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 30 (27.03%) SQL
3 24 (21.62%) C
4 11 (9.91%) C++
5 9 (8.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.50%) PHP
7 3 (2.70%) Python
8 2 (1.80%) Groovy
8 2 (1.80%) Apex Code
8 2 (1.80%) Java
8 2 (1.80%) Ruby
9 1 (0.90%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 21 (18.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) SCCM
2 3 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (30.63%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.02%) Oracle
3 3 (2.70%) Serena
3 3 (2.70%) HP
4 2 (1.80%) SAP
4 2 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.90%) Telerik
5 1 (0.90%) MathWorks
5 1 (0.90%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.90%) Red Gate