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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 258 230 199
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -31
Contract jobs citing NUnit 17 25 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.27% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 2.44% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 42
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£313 £383 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +15.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £445 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £338 £321
% change year-on-year
-2.96% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +21.42%
NUnit
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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
1295 1023 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.92% 11.00% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 594 564
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 20
Average hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £30.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +12 11 £330 -12.00% 12
Oxfordshire - 2 £300 - 1
East Sussex -6 1 £325 -11.26% 1
West Sussex -17 1 £313 - 2
Kent - 1 £415 - 12
Middlesex - 1 £300 -
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 36 (58.06%) .NET
2 33 (53.23%) C#
3 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (41.94%) Unit Testing
4 25 (40.32%) C
5 24 (38.71%) GoogleTest
6 23 (37.10%) UML
6 23 (37.10%) OOD
7 21 (33.87%) Linux
7 21 (33.87%) ClearCase
7 21 (33.87%) Selenium
7 21 (33.87%) Subversion
8 20 (32.26%) Integration Testing
8 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
8 20 (32.26%) Configuration Management
9 19 (30.65%) UNIX
9 19 (30.65%) OO
10 18 (29.03%) Ant
10 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
10 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
10 18 (29.03%) Software Engineering
11 17 (27.42%) CppUnit
11 17 (27.42%) C++
12 16 (25.81%) Multithreading
12 16 (25.81%) jQuery
12 16 (25.81%) TDD
13 15 (24.19%) HTML
13 15 (24.19%) CSS
13 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
13 15 (24.19%) Memory Management

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 10 (16.13%) CMS
2 6 (9.68%) Node.js
3 5 (8.06%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.61%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) MongoDB
2 7 (11.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.61%) Ingres
6 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (38.71%) GoogleTest
2 21 (33.87%) ClearCase
2 21 (33.87%) Subversion
2 21 (33.87%) Selenium
3 18 (29.03%) Ant
4 17 (27.42%) CppUnit
5 12 (19.35%) MSTest
6 10 (16.13%) WebDriver
7 9 (14.52%) JMeter
8 7 (11.29%) Rational Rose
9 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
10 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
11 3 (4.84%) JSUnit
11 3 (4.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
12 2 (3.23%) Moq
12 2 (3.23%) Hudson
12 2 (3.23%) Jenkins
12 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (8.06%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Military
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (59.68%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) .NET Developer
3 11 (17.74%) Team Leader
4 10 (16.13%) Test Team Leader
5 9 (14.52%) Web Developer
5 9 (14.52%) C Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C++ Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (4.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.84%) Umbraco Developer
11 2 (3.23%) AWS Developer
11 2 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 1 (1.61%) Agile .NET Developer
12 1 (1.61%) Agile C# Developer
12 1 (1.61%) Automation Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) .NET
2 20 (32.26%) ASP.NET
3 16 (25.81%) jQuery
4 15 (24.19%) CSS
4 15 (24.19%) HTML
5 10 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (16.13%) AngularJS
5 10 (16.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (11.29%) Motif
8 6 (9.68%) Ajax
8 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.06%) WCF
10 4 (6.45%) HTML5
10 4 (6.45%) Entity Framework
10 4 (6.45%) CSS3
10 4 (6.45%) XML
11 3 (4.84%) JSON
11 3 (4.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.97%) Derivative
3 3 (4.84%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Linux
2 19 (30.65%) UNIX
3 10 (16.13%) Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
1 26 (41.94%) Unit Testing
2 23 (37.10%) UML
2 23 (37.10%) OOD
3 20 (32.26%) Configuration Management
3 20 (32.26%) Integration Testing
4 19 (30.65%) OO
5 18 (29.03%) Software Engineering
6 16 (25.81%) TDD
6 16 (25.81%) Multithreading
7 15 (24.19%) Memory Management
7 15 (24.19%) System Integration Testing
8 12 (19.35%) Use Case
9 11 (17.74%) MVC
10 10 (16.13%) Project Management
11 9 (14.52%) Scrum
11 9 (14.52%) Software Testing
11 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
11 9 (14.52%) Load Testing
11 9 (14.52%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (53.23%) C#
2 25 (40.32%) C
3 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.42%) C++
5 9 (14.52%) Python
6 8 (12.90%) SQL
7 6 (9.68%) T-SQL
8 4 (6.45%) VB
9 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.23%) Java
11 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Security Cleared
2 13 (20.97%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Telerik
2 3 (4.84%) Aquila
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Serena
4 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
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