The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NUnit
Rank 484 417 433
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +16
Contract jobs citing NUnit 179 255 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.01% 3.20% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 195 133
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8918 7981 7154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.36% 13.65% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6007 5246 4572
Median daily rate £430 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 153 132
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.13 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

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

NUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NUnit
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NUnit within the UK.

NUnit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NUnit
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

NUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NUnit
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NUnit within the UK.

NUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

NUnit
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 24 August 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
England -73 169 £375 +7.14% 107
London -61 76 £450 +5.88% 48
South East +50 56 £350 +9.80% 25
Hampshire +13 27 £313 -5.30% 8
Oxfordshire +7 13 £413 +37.50% 2
Yorkshire -39 13 £350 +7.69% 3
Oxford - 12 £375 - 2
Hook +11 11 £290 -6.45%
South West +11 11 £300 -11.11% 6
West Yorkshire -32 10 £350 +7.69% 3
Devon - 10 £294 - 2
Leeds -38 9 £350 +7.69% 1
Wales +23 7 £475 +58.33% 1
City of London +18 7 £438 +6.70% 11
Exeter - 7 £288 - 2
South Wales - 7 £475 -
Cardiff - 7 £475 -
West Sussex +7 6 £350 +12.00%
Andover - 6 £350 -
North West +16 5 £350 - 10
Surrey +9 5 £538 - 5
Gatwick - 5 £350 -
Manchester -8 4 £350 +7.69% 7
East of England +4 3 £381 +27.08% 8
East Midlands 0 3 £350 +7.69% 4
Leicestershire - 3 £350 - 1
Croydon - 3 £470 -
Leicester - 3 £350 - 1
Kent +15 2 £275 -33.73% 2
Cambridgeshire +15 2 £288 -13.20% 4

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 with a requirement for NUnit.

1 291 (80.83%) C#
2 262 (72.78%) .NET
3 183 (50.83%) SQL Server
4 173 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
5 153 (42.50%) TDD
6 149 (41.39%) MVC
7 143 (39.72%) JavaScript
8 128 (35.56%) ASP.NET
9 126 (35.00%) SQL
10 120 (33.33%) .NET Framework
11 116 (32.22%) BDD
12 111 (30.83%) Microsoft
13 110 (30.56%) Unit Testing
14 109 (30.28%) jQuery
14 109 (30.28%) WCF
15 105 (29.17%) HTML
16 104 (28.89%) Visual Studio
17 100 (27.78%) CSS
18 99 (27.50%) SpecFlow
19 94 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
20 90 (25.00%) Selenium
21 89 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
22 85 (23.61%) ASP.NET Web API
23 80 (22.22%) Web Services
24 79 (21.94%) Entity Framework
25 76 (21.11%) Windows
26 74 (20.56%) AngularJS
27 72 (20.00%) OO
28 69 (19.17%) MSTest
29 65 (18.06%) HTML5

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills 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 26 (7.22%) IIS
2 20 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.61%) CMS
4 11 (3.06%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.67%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.83%) Confluence
9 2 (0.56%) JBoss
9 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 36 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (5.56%) RMDS
2 17 (4.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (2.22%) Beauchamp
4 7 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
5 6 (1.67%) ION MarketView
6 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.89%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (3.61%) PaaS
4 5 (1.39%) SaaS
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.56%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.61%) Kerberos
2 11 (3.06%) DNS
3 10 (2.78%) SNMP
4 6 (1.67%) HTTP
5 2 (0.56%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.56%) SMS
6 1 (0.28%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (50.83%) SQL Server
2 33 (9.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 29 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (7.50%) MongoDB
5 24 (6.67%) NoSQL
6 19 (5.28%) Oracle Database
6 19 (5.28%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.78%) Couchbase
9 8 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.39%) OLAP
12 5 (1.39%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.56%) DB2
14 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 104 (28.89%) Visual Studio
2 99 (27.50%) SpecFlow
3 90 (25.00%) Selenium
4 69 (19.17%) MSTest
5 59 (16.39%) Git (software)
6 46 (12.78%) Moq
7 44 (12.22%) JUnit
8 42 (11.67%) Jenkins
8 42 (11.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 40 (11.11%) Subversion
9 40 (11.11%) TeamCity
10 29 (8.06%) Cucumber
10 29 (8.06%) GoogleTest
11 27 (7.50%) Ant
11 27 (7.50%) ClearCase
12 25 (6.94%) CppUnit
12 25 (6.94%) MbUnit
13 24 (6.67%) JIRA
13 24 (6.67%) WebDriver
14 23 (6.39%) MSBuild
General
1 64 (17.78%) Finance
2 24 (6.67%) Front Office
3 22 (6.11%) Banking
4 15 (4.17%) Retail
5 10 (2.78%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.22%) Back Office
7 5 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.11%) Games
8 4 (1.11%) Military
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 260 (72.22%) Developer
2 127 (35.28%) .NET Developer
2 127 (35.28%) C# Developer
3 66 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 40 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 35 (9.72%) SQL Developer
6 28 (7.78%) Agile Developer
7 24 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 23 (6.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 23 (6.39%) C Developer
9 22 (6.11%) WPF Developer
10 21 (5.83%) Senior Agile Developer
11 20 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (5.56%) C# WPF Developer
11 20 (5.56%) Tester
12 18 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (4.44%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
13 16 (4.44%) Electronic Trading Developer
14 14 (3.89%) C++ Developer
14 14 (3.89%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (72.78%) .NET
2 128 (35.56%) ASP.NET
3 120 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 109 (30.28%) jQuery
4 109 (30.28%) WCF
5 105 (29.17%) HTML
6 100 (27.78%) CSS
7 89 (24.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 85 (23.61%) ASP.NET Web API
9 80 (22.22%) Web Services
10 79 (21.94%) Entity Framework
11 74 (20.56%) AngularJS
12 65 (18.06%) HTML5
13 53 (14.72%) WPF
14 52 (14.44%) KnockoutJS
15 43 (11.94%) CSS3
15 43 (11.94%) SOAP
16 40 (11.11%) REST
17 39 (10.83%) XML
18 29 (8.06%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (8.61%) Derivative
3 22 (6.11%) Computer Science
3 22 (6.11%) User Experience
4 21 (5.83%) Fixed Income
5 17 (4.72%) Mathematics
6 16 (4.44%) Inversion of Control
7 12 (3.33%) iPad
8 9 (2.50%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.94%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.39%) Digital Media
12 4 (1.11%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.11%) Equities
12 4 (1.11%) Fintech
13 3 (0.83%) Clustering
13 3 (0.83%) NHS
13 3 (0.83%) Physics
13 3 (0.83%) SCADA
13 3 (0.83%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 76 (21.11%) Windows
2 38 (10.56%) Unix
3 36 (10.00%) Linux
4 7 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.83%) Android
6 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.56%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (42.50%) TDD
3 149 (41.39%) MVC
4 116 (32.22%) BDD
5 110 (30.56%) Unit Testing
6 94 (26.11%) Continuous Integration
7 72 (20.00%) OO
8 64 (17.78%) Scrum
9 56 (15.56%) Web Development
10 50 (13.89%) Test Automation
11 46 (12.78%) Software Engineering
12 42 (11.67%) Configuration Management
12 42 (11.67%) DevOps
13 41 (11.39%) Multithreading
13 41 (11.39%) MVVM
14 38 (10.56%) SOA
15 37 (10.28%) ATDD
16 33 (9.17%) UML
17 32 (8.89%) Integration Testing
18 29 (8.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 291 (80.83%) C#
2 143 (39.72%) JavaScript
3 126 (35.00%) SQL
4 54 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 49 (13.61%) Java
6 48 (13.33%) T-SQL
7 40 (11.11%) C++
7 40 (11.11%) Python
8 31 (8.61%) C
9 24 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 17 (4.72%) XAML
11 16 (4.44%) Ruby
11 16 (4.44%) VB
12 9 (2.50%) Shell Script
13 8 (2.22%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.39%) MATLAB
14 5 (1.39%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.39%) Scala
15 4 (1.11%) Clojure
15 4 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 40 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.94%) Degree
4 4 (1.11%) ISEB
5 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.56%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.56%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (14.72%) QA
2 7 (1.94%) ISO 14001
2 7 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.11%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (3.61%) Docker
2 10 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.83%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.83%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.56%) GridGain
5 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (5.83%) Ansible
2 13 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (3.06%) Puppet
5 7 (1.94%) SCOM
6 3 (0.83%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.28%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 111 (30.83%) Microsoft
2 59 (16.39%) Oracle
3 21 (5.83%) TIBCO
4 20 (5.56%) ION Trading
4 20 (5.56%) Reuters
5 13 (3.61%) DevExpress
5 13 (3.61%) HP
5 13 (3.61%) Perforce
6 11 (3.06%) Sitecore
7 8 (2.22%) Sybase
8 7 (1.94%) BMC
8 7 (1.94%) Remedy
9 5 (1.39%) Telerik
10 2 (0.56%) Infragistics
10 2 (0.56%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.56%) Syncfusion
10 2 (0.56%) Twitter
11 1 (0.28%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.28%) RedGate
11 1 (0.28%) VMware
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