The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank - 45 38
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 1.43% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.70% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +7.14%
Unit Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
211 353 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 75.09% 84.05% 75.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 258 210
Median daily rate £375 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +20.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -51.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton 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 Southampton

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) Publishing
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (100.00%) Mockito
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) Robotium
1 6 (100.00%) Gradle
1 6 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
1 6 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 6 (100.00%) Android Development
1 6 (100.00%) Appium
1 6 (100.00%) RoboGuice
1 6 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (83.33%) Travis CI
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Ant
1 6 (100.00%) Appium
1 6 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Gradle
1 6 (100.00%) Maven
1 6 (100.00%) Mockito
1 6 (100.00%) Robotium
1 6 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 6 (100.00%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 6 (100.00%) JSON
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) RoboGuice
2 1 (16.67%) Android NDK
2 1 (16.67%) JNI
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Android Development
1 6 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) User Stories
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java