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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 75 76 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 12 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.94% 1.16% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.54% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £218 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £395 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Unit Testing
South East

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
956 1042 855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 74.63% 75.40% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 596 434
Average daily rate £400 £390 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 57 45
Average hourly rate £39.50 £26.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.05% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.18 £59.50 £53.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 2 £350 -
Leatherhead -4 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £400 - 1
Guildford - 1 - - 2
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (62.50%) C#
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (41.67%) MVC
5 9 (37.50%) HTML
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
6 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) TDD
7 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (25.00%) Web Services
8 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (25.00%) jQuery
9 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.83%) WCF
10 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) Scrum
11 3 (12.50%) NUnit
11 3 (12.50%) Android
11 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (12.50%) XML
11 3 (12.50%) SOA
11 3 (12.50%) Finance
11 3 (12.50%) Java
11 3 (12.50%) BDD
11 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (8.33%) iOS Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (8.33%) Orchard CMS
1 2 (8.33%) IIS
1 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) JBoss
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Payroll
1 2 (8.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.17%) DTS
3 1 (4.17%) Informix
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.50%) NUnit
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) Xcode
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (4.17%) JUnit
4 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
4 1 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (4.17%) Moq
4 1 (4.17%) Ranorex
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Web Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Payroll Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAP Payroll Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (25.00%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) jQuery
6 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.83%) WCF
7 3 (12.50%) XML
7 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (8.33%) Sass
8 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (8.33%) HTML5
8 2 (8.33%) REST
8 2 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 2 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.33%) Animation
2 1 (4.17%) Equities
2 1 (4.17%) Fixed Income
2 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.17%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Android
2 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
5 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (8.33%) Memory Management
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.33%) Content Management
5 2 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) C#
2 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) VB6
6 1 (4.17%) XAML
6 1 (4.17%) VC++
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) PHP
6 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Planview
3 1 (4.17%) Rogue Wave
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle