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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 215 214 189
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -25
Contract jobs citing NUnit 42 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.46% 3.09% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 31
Average daily rate
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£310 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £425 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £44.75 £54.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -0.55%
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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
1215 1035 928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.27% 11.55% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 566 488
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 50
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.70 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 +22 30 £305 +1.91% 12
Berkshire +6 4 £363 -14.70% 3
Oxfordshire -20 2 £300 -9.43% 1
Middlesex - 2 £300 - 1
Surrey +1 1 - - 3
West Sussex -12 1 £313 - 2
East Sussex - 1 £325 - 3
Kent - 1 £415 - 4
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 57 (58.76%) C#
2 56 (57.73%) .NET
3 45 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (44.33%) Subversion
5 40 (41.24%) OO
6 39 (40.21%) C
6 39 (40.21%) GoogleTest
7 38 (39.18%) ClearCase
7 38 (39.18%) Linux
7 38 (39.18%) OOD
8 37 (38.14%) UML
8 37 (38.14%) TDD
9 36 (37.11%) UNIX
9 36 (37.11%) Configuration Management
10 35 (36.08%) ASP.NET
11 34 (35.05%) CppUnit
11 34 (35.05%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (32.99%) C++
13 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
13 31 (31.96%) Ant
13 31 (31.96%) MVC
13 31 (31.96%) Software Engineering
13 31 (31.96%) Security Cleared
14 30 (30.93%) jQuery
15 29 (29.90%) Unit Testing
15 29 (29.90%) Integration Testing
16 27 (27.84%) CSS
16 27 (27.84%) Multithreading
17 26 (26.80%) SC Cleared
17 26 (26.80%) HTML

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (12.37%) CMS
2 6 (6.19%) Node.js
3 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.09%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.09%) Kentico
5 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.03%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.22%) MongoDB
2 7 (7.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.09%) Ingres
4 3 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.03%) InterSystems Cache
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 43 (44.33%) Subversion
2 39 (40.21%) GoogleTest
3 38 (39.18%) ClearCase
4 34 (35.05%) CppUnit
5 31 (31.96%) Ant
6 20 (20.62%) Selenium
7 19 (19.59%) Visual Studio
8 14 (14.43%) Rational Rose
9 12 (12.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (12.37%) MSTest
10 11 (11.34%) StyleCop
11 10 (10.31%) WebDriver
12 9 (9.28%) JMeter
12 9 (9.28%) CruiseControl
13 8 (8.25%) Moq
14 5 (5.15%) Jenkins
14 5 (5.15%) Rhino Mocks
15 4 (4.12%) TeamCity
16 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
16 3 (3.09%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (4.12%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Banking
2 3 (3.09%) Investment Banking
3 2 (2.06%) Military
3 2 (2.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (61.86%) Developer
2 29 (29.90%) .NET Developer
3 18 (18.56%) C# Developer
4 16 (16.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (14.43%) Software Engineer
5 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (11.34%) Team Leader
6 11 (11.34%) C Developer
6 11 (11.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Test Team Leader
7 10 (10.31%) Web Developer
8 8 (8.25%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.09%) Umbraco Developer
10 3 (3.09%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (2.06%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.06%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (2.06%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (57.73%) .NET
2 35 (36.08%) ASP.NET
3 30 (30.93%) jQuery
4 27 (27.84%) CSS
5 26 (26.80%) HTML
6 24 (24.74%) WCF
7 23 (23.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (20.62%) .NET Framework
9 16 (16.49%) Motif
9 16 (16.49%) Entity Framework
10 14 (14.43%) Web Services
11 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
12 11 (11.34%) LINQ
12 11 (11.34%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (10.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (7.22%) XML
16 6 (6.19%) Ajax
17 5 (5.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.05%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (23.71%) Derivative
3 3 (3.09%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 38 (39.18%) Linux
2 36 (37.11%) UNIX
3 15 (15.46%) Windows
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.39%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (41.24%) OO
3 38 (39.18%) OOD
4 37 (38.14%) TDD
4 37 (38.14%) UML
5 36 (37.11%) Configuration Management
6 31 (31.96%) MVC
6 31 (31.96%) Software Engineering
7 29 (29.90%) Unit Testing
7 29 (29.90%) Integration Testing
8 27 (27.84%) Multithreading
9 26 (26.80%) Scrum
9 26 (26.80%) Memory Management
10 25 (25.77%) System Integration Testing
11 24 (24.74%) Use Case
12 20 (20.62%) Project Management
13 14 (14.43%) Unified Process
13 14 (14.43%) RUP
14 13 (13.40%) Automated Testing
14 13 (13.40%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 57 (58.76%) C#
2 39 (40.21%) C
3 32 (32.99%) C++
4 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
5 14 (14.43%) SQL
6 11 (11.34%) Python
7 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
7 5 (5.15%) Java
8 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.03%) PHP
9 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.03%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 31 (31.96%) Security Cleared
2 26 (26.80%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.09%) Oracle
3 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.03%) Serena