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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 175 175 163
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing NUnit 74 62 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.74% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.24% 6.85% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 34 36
Average daily rate
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£391 £319 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +11.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Average hourly rate - £33.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £33.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.35%
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
1185 905 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.92% 10.74% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 658 492 457
Average daily rate £375 £348 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 60
Average hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £34.13 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £44.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -5 35 £305 -0.70% 7
Buckinghamshire -16 17 £415 +3.75% 4
Surrey +12 13 £419 +40.75% 5
East Sussex -14 4 - - 4
Kent - - - - 7
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 3
Berkshire - - - - 1
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 61 (55.96%) Configuration Management
2 57 (52.29%) OO
3 56 (51.38%) Subversion
3 56 (51.38%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (49.54%) OOD
5 53 (48.62%) .NET
6 51 (46.79%) C
6 51 (46.79%) Linux
6 51 (46.79%) UML
6 51 (46.79%) GoogleTest
7 50 (45.87%) CppUnit
7 50 (45.87%) UNIX
8 49 (44.95%) ClearCase
9 48 (44.04%) C#
10 47 (43.12%) Continuous Integration
11 46 (42.20%) Security Cleared
12 43 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (39.45%) Software Engineering
13 41 (37.61%) SC Cleared
14 40 (36.70%) Motif
15 39 (35.78%) Ant
15 39 (35.78%) CruiseControl
16 38 (34.86%) SQL
17 37 (33.94%) TDD
17 37 (33.94%) WCF
18 36 (33.03%) C++
18 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
19 34 (31.19%) Use Case
19 34 (31.19%) Team Foundation Server
20 33 (30.28%) XML

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (11.01%) CMS
1 12 (11.01%) Kentico
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (7.34%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.75%) IIS
5 2 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.92%) Node.js
6 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) FTP
2 1 (0.92%) HTTP
2 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.92%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.61%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.94%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (22.02%) Ingres
4 16 (14.68%) Oracle Database
5 9 (8.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.92%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 56 (51.38%) Subversion
2 51 (46.79%) GoogleTest
3 50 (45.87%) CppUnit
4 49 (44.95%) ClearCase
5 39 (35.78%) Ant
5 39 (35.78%) CruiseControl
6 34 (31.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 23 (21.10%) ClearQuest
8 20 (18.35%) Visual Studio
9 16 (14.68%) Rational Rose
9 16 (14.68%) Selenium
10 12 (11.01%) Moq
11 10 (9.17%) Jenkins
12 9 (8.26%) Rhino Mocks
13 7 (6.42%) StyleCop
13 7 (6.42%) MSBuild
14 5 (4.59%) Hudson
15 3 (2.75%) MSTest
16 2 (1.83%) SpecFlow
16 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (4.59%) Banking
2 4 (3.67%) Finance
3 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (66.97%) Developer
2 31 (28.44%) .NET Developer
3 17 (15.60%) C# Developer
3 17 (15.60%) Software Developer
4 15 (13.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (12.84%) Software Engineer
6 13 (11.93%) C Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Technical Leader
8 8 (7.34%) Configuration Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.67%) C++ Developer
10 4 (3.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.67%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.75%) Consultant
11 3 (2.75%) Senior Web Developer
12 2 (1.83%) C# Web Developer
12 2 (1.83%) Senior .NET Web Developer
12 2 (1.83%) Software Consultant
12 2 (1.83%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (48.62%) .NET
2 40 (36.70%) Motif
3 37 (33.94%) WCF
4 33 (30.28%) XML
5 30 (27.52%) .NET Framework
6 27 (24.77%) jQuery
7 25 (22.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 24 (22.02%) wxWidgets
9 23 (21.10%) CSS
10 22 (20.18%) ASP.NET
11 21 (19.27%) HTML
12 15 (13.76%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (11.01%) Web Services
14 9 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (7.34%) LINQ
15 8 (7.34%) Ajax
16 7 (6.42%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
17 6 (5.50%) HTML5
18 5 (4.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 56 (51.38%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (16.51%) Derivative
3 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.59%) CMDB
5 4 (3.67%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.67%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.92%) User Experience
6 1 (0.92%) GIS
6 1 (0.92%) IPTV
6 1 (0.92%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 51 (46.79%) Linux
2 50 (45.87%) UNIX
3 26 (23.85%) Windows
4 9 (8.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.92%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.92%) Android
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (55.96%) Configuration Management
2 57 (52.29%) OO
3 54 (49.54%) OOD
4 51 (46.79%) UML
5 47 (43.12%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (39.45%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (39.45%) Software Engineering
7 37 (33.94%) TDD
8 34 (31.19%) Use Case
9 30 (27.52%) MVC
10 28 (25.69%) Scrum
10 28 (25.69%) Memory Management
11 27 (24.77%) Multithreading
11 27 (24.77%) Project Management
12 26 (23.85%) SOA
13 24 (22.02%) Automated Testing
14 18 (16.51%) Integration Testing
15 17 (15.60%) Unified Process
15 17 (15.60%) RUP
16 15 (13.76%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 51 (46.79%) C
2 48 (44.04%) C#
3 38 (34.86%) SQL
4 36 (33.03%) C++
5 26 (23.85%) JavaScript
6 24 (22.02%) Python
7 12 (11.01%) Java
8 6 (5.50%) PHP
8 6 (5.50%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.75%) VB
9 3 (2.75%) VB6
10 2 (1.83%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 46 (42.20%) Security Cleared
2 41 (37.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.51%) Oracle
3 9 (8.26%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: Yesterday
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Rate: From £300 to £375 per day
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
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Posted: 21 days ago