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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NUnit
Rank 472 403 402
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -1
Contract jobs citing NUnit 181 263 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.09% 3.48% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 202 147
Median daily rate £390 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £46.00 - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £47.50

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
8654 7568 6875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.03% 13.29% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5919 4986 4411
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 127 146
Median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £51.30 £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 26 July 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 26 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
England -81 168 £375 +7.14% 87
London -44 88 £440 -7.36% 43
South East +28 51 £320 -1.53% 17
Hampshire +6 29 £305 -6.15% 7
Hook +14 13 £290 -6.45%
Yorkshire -46 11 £350 +7.69% 5
City of London +33 10 £400 -5.88% 5
West Yorkshire -40 9 £350 +7.69% 5
Leeds -45 9 £350 +7.69% 2
Surrey +3 8 £538 - 4
Wales +23 7 £475 +58.33%
South West -13 7 £314 -13.44% 2
Cardiff - 7 £475 -
Devon - 7 £314 - 1
South Wales - 7 £475 -
Oxfordshire +10 5 £375 +25.00% 2
Exeter - 5 £313 -
Oxford - 5 £375 - 2
Leicestershire +8 4 - - 1
East Midlands +3 4 - - 4
West Sussex -2 4 £343 +9.60%
Scotland -3 4 - - 2
Edinburgh - 4 - - 1
Leicester -1 3 - -
Camberley -10 3 £550 - 1
Croydon -13 3 £470 - 1
West Midlands -37 3 £325 - 3
Gatwick - 3 £350 -
Redhill - 3 - -
Andover - 3 - -

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 303 (83.01%) C#
2 276 (75.62%) .NET
3 197 (53.97%) SQL Server
4 180 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
5 161 (44.11%) MVC
6 155 (42.47%) TDD
7 149 (40.82%) JavaScript
8 128 (35.07%) ASP.NET
9 125 (34.25%) SQL
10 121 (33.15%) Unit Testing
11 120 (32.88%) jQuery
11 120 (32.88%) .NET Framework
12 117 (32.05%) HTML
13 113 (30.96%) Microsoft
14 111 (30.41%) Visual Studio
15 110 (30.14%) CSS
15 110 (30.14%) WCF
16 103 (28.22%) BDD
17 90 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
18 87 (23.84%) Continuous Integration
19 85 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
20 82 (22.47%) OO
21 80 (21.92%) AngularJS
22 79 (21.64%) MSTest
23 75 (20.55%) HTML5
24 74 (20.27%) SpecFlow
24 74 (20.27%) Selenium
25 73 (20.00%) Web Services
26 72 (19.73%) Entity Framework
27 69 (18.90%) Windows

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 21 (5.75%) IIS
2 17 (4.66%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.11%) CMS
4 11 (3.01%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.64%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.37%) Confluence
8 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.55%) Apache
9 2 (0.55%) JBoss
9 2 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 38 (10.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (7.12%) RMDS
2 15 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.47%) ION MarketView
4 8 (2.19%) Beauchamp
5 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.37%) PaaS
3 5 (1.37%) SaaS
4 3 (0.82%) GitHub
5 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.74%) SNMP
2 8 (2.19%) HTTP
3 6 (1.64%) Kerberos
4 4 (1.10%) DNS
5 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.27%) Internet
6 1 (0.27%) Network Security
6 1 (0.27%) SMS
6 1 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (53.97%) SQL Server
2 34 (9.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (8.77%) NoSQL
4 26 (7.12%) MongoDB
5 25 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 19 (5.21%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.29%) Oracle Database
8 11 (3.01%) Couchbase
9 10 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.92%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.37%) OLAP
13 5 (1.37%) Oracle OLAP
13 5 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.10%) DB2
15 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
16 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
17 1 (0.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 111 (30.41%) Visual Studio
2 79 (21.64%) MSTest
3 74 (20.27%) Selenium
3 74 (20.27%) SpecFlow
4 54 (14.79%) Git (software)
4 54 (14.79%) Moq
5 47 (12.88%) Subversion
6 46 (12.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 39 (10.68%) JUnit
8 37 (10.14%) TeamCity
9 35 (9.59%) Jenkins
10 34 (9.32%) GoogleTest
11 31 (8.49%) Ant
12 30 (8.22%) ClearCase
13 28 (7.67%) CppUnit
14 27 (7.40%) Rhino Mocks
15 25 (6.85%) MbUnit
16 23 (6.30%) WebDriver
17 22 (6.03%) Jasmine
18 21 (5.75%) JIRA
General
1 67 (18.36%) Finance
2 32 (8.77%) Front Office
3 22 (6.03%) Banking
4 13 (3.56%) Retail
5 12 (3.29%) Back Office
5 12 (3.29%) Investment Banking
6 5 (1.37%) Games
7 3 (0.82%) Military
7 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.55%) Marketing
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
9 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 284 (77.81%) Developer
2 140 (38.36%) C# Developer
3 133 (36.44%) .NET Developer
4 74 (20.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (12.88%) Senior Developer
6 33 (9.04%) Agile Developer
7 30 (8.22%) SQL Developer
8 28 (7.67%) WPF Developer
9 27 (7.40%) C Developer
10 25 (6.85%) C# WPF Developer
11 23 (6.30%) ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 22 (6.03%) Software Developer
13 21 (5.75%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
13 21 (5.75%) Electronic Trading Developer
13 21 (5.75%) Senior Agile Developer
14 20 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 17 (4.66%) Angular Developer
16 16 (4.38%) Senior .NET Developer
16 16 (4.38%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (75.62%) .NET
2 128 (35.07%) ASP.NET
3 120 (32.88%) .NET Framework
3 120 (32.88%) jQuery
4 117 (32.05%) HTML
5 110 (30.14%) CSS
5 110 (30.14%) WCF
6 90 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 85 (23.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 80 (21.92%) AngularJS
9 75 (20.55%) HTML5
10 73 (20.00%) Web Services
11 72 (19.73%) Entity Framework
12 58 (15.89%) WPF
13 54 (14.79%) CSS3
14 48 (13.15%) KnockoutJS
15 42 (11.51%) Unity DI Container
16 37 (10.14%) REST
17 35 (9.59%) SOAP
18 29 (7.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (9.32%) Derivative
3 29 (7.95%) User Experience
4 28 (7.67%) Fixed Income
5 22 (6.03%) Computer Science
6 16 (4.38%) Inversion of Control
6 16 (4.38%) Mathematics
7 12 (3.29%) iPad
8 9 (2.47%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.92%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.64%) Fintech
11 4 (1.10%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.10%) Equities
11 4 (1.10%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.82%) Clustering
12 3 (0.82%) NHS
12 3 (0.82%) SCADA
12 3 (0.82%) Tandem
13 2 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 69 (18.90%) Windows
2 40 (10.96%) Linux
3 38 (10.41%) Unix
4 8 (2.19%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.55%) Android
6 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (44.11%) MVC
3 155 (42.47%) TDD
4 121 (33.15%) Unit Testing
5 103 (28.22%) BDD
6 87 (23.84%) Continuous Integration
7 82 (22.47%) OO
8 65 (17.81%) Scrum
9 55 (15.07%) SOA
10 54 (14.79%) Multithreading
11 51 (13.97%) Software Engineering
12 49 (13.42%) Web Development
13 48 (13.15%) MVVM
14 37 (10.14%) Configuration Management
14 37 (10.14%) DevOps
15 36 (9.86%) UML
16 35 (9.59%) ATDD
16 35 (9.59%) Dependency Injection
16 35 (9.59%) Integration Testing
17 32 (8.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 303 (83.01%) C#
2 149 (40.82%) JavaScript
3 125 (34.25%) SQL
4 48 (13.15%) T-SQL
5 47 (12.88%) TypeScript
6 43 (11.78%) Java
7 40 (10.96%) C++
8 38 (10.41%) Python
9 35 (9.59%) C
10 25 (6.85%) XAML
11 21 (5.75%) VB.NET
12 12 (3.29%) Ruby
13 8 (2.19%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.19%) VB
14 6 (1.64%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.37%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.37%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.82%) Groovy
16 3 (0.82%) Perl
16 3 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 45 (12.33%) Security Cleared
2 39 (10.68%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.85%) Degree
4 3 (0.82%) ISEB
4 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.55%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.55%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.27%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.23%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) ISO 14001
2 3 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.27%) EMIR
System Software
1 10 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.37%) Docker
3 2 (0.55%) GridGain
4 1 (0.27%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.27%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.29%) Ansible
2 8 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.92%) SCOM
4 5 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.37%) Puppet
5 3 (0.82%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 113 (30.96%) Microsoft
2 60 (16.44%) Oracle
3 27 (7.40%) TIBCO
4 26 (7.12%) ION Trading
4 26 (7.12%) Reuters
5 12 (3.29%) Sitecore
6 9 (2.47%) DevExpress
7 8 (2.19%) HP
7 8 (2.19%) Sybase
8 5 (1.37%) Perforce
8 5 (1.37%) Telerik
9 3 (0.82%) Twitter
10 2 (0.55%) Infragistics
10 2 (0.55%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.55%) Syncfusion
11 1 (0.27%) Google
11 1 (0.27%) Informatica
11 1 (0.27%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.27%) RedGate
11 1 (0.27%) VMware
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