The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 1 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 31 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 20 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.49% 3.10% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 3.99% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 3
Median daily rate £363 £394 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £314 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £373 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.29% +6.85%
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
356 326 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 80.00% 77.80% 60.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 207 108
Median daily rate £415 £368 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.92% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 18
Median hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £17.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -29.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £7.19 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Sheffield +2 19 £350 - 3
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 19 (70.37%) MVC
3 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 18 (66.67%) CSS
4 15 (55.56%) PHP
5 14 (51.85%) Symfony
5 14 (51.85%) Laravel
6 11 (40.74%) RESTful
6 11 (40.74%) Linux
6 11 (40.74%) OO
7 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
8 9 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
8 9 (33.33%) MySQL
9 8 (29.63%) TDD
9 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
10 6 (22.22%) Mercurial
10 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (22.22%) OOD
11 5 (18.52%) .NET
11 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
11 5 (18.52%) Web Development
11 5 (18.52%) HTML5
12 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
12 4 (14.81%) Degree
12 4 (14.81%) Scrum
12 4 (14.81%) Java
12 4 (14.81%) SQL
12 4 (14.81%) SOAP
12 4 (14.81%) Web Services
13 3 (11.11%) OOP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (11.11%) CMS
1 3 (11.11%) nginx
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Jetty
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) Kentico
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.41%) Google App Engine
1 2 (7.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) DHCP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) FTP
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
1 2 (7.41%) IPsec
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Mercurial
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (7.41%) ClearCase
4 2 (7.41%) jMock
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Mockito
4 2 (7.41%) NUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Subversion
4 2 (7.41%) Travis CI
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.70%) JMeter
5 1 (3.70%) JSUnit
5 1 (3.70%) RSpec
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) Xdebug
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) PHP Developer
3 3 (11.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 3 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Symfony Developer
4 2 (7.41%) ABAP Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Umbraco Developer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) SAP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) CSS
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) Laravel
2 14 (51.85%) Symfony
3 11 (40.74%) RESTful
4 9 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
5 5 (18.52%) .NET
5 5 (18.52%) HTML5
6 4 (14.81%) SOAP
6 4 (14.81%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
7 2 (7.41%) J2EE
7 2 (7.41%) JAXB
7 2 (7.41%) JDBC
7 2 (7.41%) JMS
7 2 (7.41%) JSON
7 2 (7.41%) Servlets
7 2 (7.41%) Spring
7 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.70%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) MVC
2 11 (40.74%) OO
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) OOD
5 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
5 5 (18.52%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (11.11%) Software Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.41%) AOP
8 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) DevOps
8 2 (7.41%) ETL
8 2 (7.41%) Secure Coding
8 2 (7.41%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) PHP
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) ABAP
4 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (7.41%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Control-M
1 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Google
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Sybase
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec
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