The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NUnit
England / South West
Rank 135 136 133
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing NUnit 2 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.078% 0.44% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 2.80% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 2
Median daily rate £433 £340 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.20% -12.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.60% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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 West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
444 465 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 17.31% 15.81% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 351 342
Median daily rate £365 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 23
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £43.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.00 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing NUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

NUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

NUnit
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

NUnit Daily Rate Trend in the South West

NUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

NUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Bristol +1 1 - - 2
Somerset - 1 £433 - 1
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NUnit 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 West region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 6 (42.86%) BDD
5 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
6 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (28.57%) ISO 14001
6 4 (28.57%) C++
6 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
7 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) Digital Media
7 3 (21.43%) SOLID
8 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (7.14%) PowerPivot
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
2 1 (7.14%) Moq
2 1 (7.14%) MSTest
2 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Tester
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) WPF
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (42.86%) BDD
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) MVC
6 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) SOLID
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Kanban
8 1 (7.14%) Line Management
8 1 (7.14%) OOD
8 1 (7.14%) Pair Programming
8 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 1 (7.14%) Web Design
8 1 (7.14%) Web Development
8 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 14001
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft