The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 34 21 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 20 72 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.66% 10.26% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 12.33% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 66 6
Median daily rate £450 £430 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £275 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £528 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £62.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Unit Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
462 584 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 84.62% 83.19% 77.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 450 325
Median daily rate £415 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 6
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £10.00 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £58.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit Testing across the South Wales region.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the South Wales region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +12 11 £375 +19.04% 4
Newport -18 4 £508 +6.84%
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 23 (71.88%) HTML
1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 20 (62.50%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) CSS
2 20 (62.50%) TDD
3 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (59.38%) HTML5
4 17 (53.13%) CSS3
4 17 (53.13%) AngularJS
5 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
6 15 (46.88%) MVC
6 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (46.88%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (40.63%) TypeScript
7 13 (40.63%) jQuery
7 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (40.63%) WCF
7 13 (40.63%) Visual Studio
8 12 (37.50%) Web Development
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
9 11 (34.38%) Couchbase
9 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (34.38%) BDD
9 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
9 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
10 10 (31.25%) DevOps
11 9 (28.13%) ATDD

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.50%) Confluence
2 2 (6.25%) FileNet
2 2 (6.25%) LiveCycle
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (34.38%) Couchbase
2 11 (34.38%) MongoDB
2 11 (34.38%) NoSQL
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Visual Studio
2 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 9 (28.13%) MbUnit
2 9 (28.13%) MSTest
2 9 (28.13%) NUnit
2 9 (28.13%) Selenium
3 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 7 (21.88%) Mercurial
3 7 (21.88%) SpecFlow
3 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
4 5 (15.63%) JIRA
5 4 (12.50%) Subversion
6 3 (9.38%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (9.38%) Rational Rhapsody
7 2 (6.25%) Ant
7 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 2 (6.25%) Hudson
7 2 (6.25%) Maven
7 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
8 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Test Manager
5 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) HTML
2 20 (62.50%) .NET
2 20 (62.50%) CSS
3 19 (59.38%) HTML5
4 17 (53.13%) AngularJS
4 17 (53.13%) CSS3
5 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
5 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (46.88%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (40.63%) jQuery
6 13 (40.63%) WCF
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (21.88%) Gherkin
8 5 (15.63%) JSON
9 3 (9.38%) J2EE
9 3 (9.38%) Spring
10 2 (6.25%) EJB
10 2 (6.25%) JSF
10 2 (6.25%) SOAP
10 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Telematics
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) TDD
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) MVC
4 13 (40.63%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (37.50%) Web Development
6 11 (34.38%) BDD
6 11 (34.38%) Test Automation
7 10 (31.25%) DevOps
8 9 (28.13%) ATDD
8 9 (28.13%) Test-First Development
9 5 (15.63%) OO
10 4 (12.50%) Scrum
10 4 (12.50%) Web Application Development
11 3 (9.38%) Hazard Analysis
11 3 (9.38%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (9.38%) Risk Assessment
11 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
12 2 (6.25%) Document Management
12 2 (6.25%) System Testing
12 2 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) JavaScript
2 20 (62.50%) C#
3 13 (40.63%) TypeScript
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 4 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) BC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) MCAD
2 1 (3.13%) MCSD
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Def Stans
1 3 (9.38%) DO-178B
1 3 (9.38%) IEC 61508
1 3 (9.38%) ISO26262
1 3 (9.38%) MISRA
1 3 (9.38%) MISRA C
2 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) CA
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe
3 2 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) ILOG
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Splunk
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