The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 82 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 7 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.52% 0.87% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.14% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
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£320 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £244 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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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 Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1030 963 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 76.58% 75.77% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 579 492
Average daily rate £403 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 29 49
Average hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £20.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £59.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Unit Testing 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 Unit Testing.

1 12 (63.16%) C#
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) MVC
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 8 (42.11%) CSS
4 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
6 6 (31.58%) Scrum
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
7 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 4 (21.05%) REST
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
8 4 (21.05%) Android
9 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
9 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
9 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (15.79%) Sass
9 3 (15.79%) Analytics
9 3 (15.79%) CRM

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Unit Testing 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 Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) Orchard CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP HR
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) MySQL
3 1 (5.26%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (31.58%) Git (software)
3 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
4 2 (10.53%) Xcode
5 1 (5.26%) NUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.26%) Grunt
5 1 (5.26%) Ranorex
5 1 (5.26%) gulp
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Games
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
2 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
2 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Database Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Database Architect
3 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 8 (42.11%) CSS
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) Sass
6 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (10.53%) Core Animation
7 2 (10.53%) Middleware
7 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
7 2 (10.53%) WPF
7 2 (10.53%) Spring
8 1 (5.26%) JSF
8 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.26%) WCF
8 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Animation
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Android
2 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Memory Management
6 2 (10.53%) BDD
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Web Design
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) SOA
7 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Perl
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB
5 1 (5.26%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) XAML
5 1 (5.26%) VB6
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Sun Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Planview
2 1 (5.26%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
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