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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NUnit
Rank 215 194 203
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Contract jobs citing NUnit 35 38 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.44% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.19% 4.26% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 33
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£302 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.61% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £304 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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
1096 892 1022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 11.28% 10.38% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 663 549 487
Average daily rate £355 £360 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 53
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £14.70 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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 17 £300 -6.97% 11
East Sussex -4 7 £366 +12.69% 1
Buckinghamshire -6 4 £400 - 2
West Sussex -5 2 - - 7
Berkshire +7 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire -9 1 - -
Surrey -13 1 £400 +6.66% 11
Kent - 1 £300 - 4
Sussex - - - -
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 39 (58.21%) C#
3 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (47.76%) TDD
5 30 (44.78%) MVC
5 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
6 29 (43.28%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (41.79%) Scrum
7 28 (41.79%) Configuration Management
8 25 (37.31%) OOD
8 25 (37.31%) UML
8 25 (37.31%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (35.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 24 (35.82%) OO
9 24 (35.82%) Subversion
9 24 (35.82%) .NET Framework
10 23 (34.33%) WCF
10 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
10 23 (34.33%) Visual Studio
10 23 (34.33%) ASP.NET
11 22 (32.84%) C
11 22 (32.84%) Linux
11 22 (32.84%) Project Management
11 22 (32.84%) GoogleTest
11 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
11 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (31.34%) CppUnit
12 21 (31.34%) Motif
12 21 (31.34%) ClearCase
12 21 (31.34%) Ant

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (8.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
3 3 (4.48%) Content Management Server
3 3 (4.48%) CMS
4 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.99%) Node.js
5 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.49%) Kentico
5 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.99%) SNMP
1 2 (2.99%) DNS
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) SSH
2 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.49%) FTP
2 1 (1.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.40%) Oracle Database
3 12 (17.91%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (14.93%) Ingres
5 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (8.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.49%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Subversion
2 23 (34.33%) Visual Studio
3 22 (32.84%) GoogleTest
4 21 (31.34%) ClearCase
4 21 (31.34%) Ant
4 21 (31.34%) CppUnit
5 18 (26.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (19.40%) Rational Rose
7 10 (14.93%) CruiseControl
7 10 (14.93%) ClearQuest
7 10 (14.93%) Selenium
8 7 (10.45%) StyleCop
9 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
9 6 (8.96%) Moq
10 3 (4.48%) MSTest
11 2 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
11 2 (2.99%) MSI
11 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.99%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.99%) WiX
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (65.67%) Developer
2 23 (34.33%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.90%) C# Developer
4 13 (19.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.91%) Software Engineer
6 11 (16.42%) Software Developer
7 8 (11.94%) C Developer
7 8 (11.94%) ScrumMaster
8 3 (4.48%) C++ Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Development Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Senior Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Web Manager
9 2 (2.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.99%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Web Development Manager
10 1 (1.49%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (1.49%) C Software Engineer
10 1 (1.49%) Senior C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (59.70%) .NET
2 24 (35.82%) .NET Framework
2 24 (35.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 23 (34.33%) WCF
3 23 (34.33%) ASP.NET
4 22 (32.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (31.34%) HTML
5 21 (31.34%) Motif
6 19 (28.36%) XML
6 19 (28.36%) CSS
6 19 (28.36%) jQuery
7 12 (17.91%) Web Services
8 10 (14.93%) wxWidgets
9 8 (11.94%) LINQ
10 5 (7.46%) Velocity
10 5 (7.46%) Ajax
11 4 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (4.48%) WinForms
12 3 (4.48%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (37.31%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (14.93%) Derivative
3 5 (7.46%) N-Tier
4 4 (5.97%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.99%) GIS
5 2 (2.99%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.49%) Tandem
6 1 (1.49%) IPTV
6 1 (1.49%) User Experience
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Linux
2 21 (31.34%) UNIX
3 11 (16.42%) Windows
4 5 (7.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.49%) Android
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) TDD
3 30 (44.78%) MVC
4 29 (43.28%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (41.79%) Scrum
5 28 (41.79%) Configuration Management
6 25 (37.31%) OOD
6 25 (37.31%) UML
7 24 (35.82%) OO
8 22 (32.84%) Project Management
9 21 (31.34%) Software Engineering
10 17 (25.37%) Use Case
11 14 (20.90%) RUP
11 14 (20.90%) Unified Process
12 13 (19.40%) Automated Testing
12 13 (19.40%) Multithreading
13 12 (17.91%) Memory Management
14 10 (14.93%) Integration Testing
15 9 (13.43%) SOA
16 7 (10.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 39 (58.21%) C#
2 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 22 (32.84%) C
4 18 (26.87%) SQL
5 11 (16.42%) C++
6 10 (14.93%) Python
7 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.46%) VB
8 3 (4.48%) VB6
9 2 (2.99%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.99%) Java
10 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
2 19 (28.36%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 2 (2.99%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.39%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.99%) Serena
4 2 (2.99%) DevExpress
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