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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NUnit
Rank 476 478 445
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -33
Contract jobs citing NUnit 179 188 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.00% 2.27% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 135 145
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £277 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%

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
8971 8288 7410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.81% 14.29% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6036 5471 4932
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 193 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.75 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +6 172 £400 - 98
London -57 81 £455 +13.04% 44
South East +45 38 £375 +19.04% 19
Oxfordshire +5 16 £450 +50.00% 2
City of London +12 15 £438 +9.37% 12
Oxford - 15 £419 - 2
North West +13 11 £338 -3.57% 9
Yorkshire +17 10 £340 +7.93% 4
South West +17 9 £288 -28.12% 7
East of England +9 9 £304 +10.54% 6
West Midlands -24 9 £354 -21.38% 4
Hertfordshire +8 8 £304 +10.54% 3
Manchester +5 8 £331 +1.92% 5
Birmingham - 8 £358 - 3
Devon - 8 £288 -
West Yorkshire +16 7 £340 +7.93% 4
Hampshire +3 7 £335 +9.83% 3
Exeter - 7 £288 -
Leeds +12 6 £340 +7.93% 2
Surrey - 5 £390 - 6
Cardiff +24 4 £475 -7.31% 2
Wales +20 4 £475 -5.00% 4
South Wales +20 4 £475 -7.31% 2
Andover - 4 £350 -
Berkshire - 4 £525 - 2
Rickmansworth - 4 £304 -
Woking - 3 £373 -
York - 3 - -
Gatwick - 3 £350 -
Maidenhead - 3 £513 -

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 272 (78.16%) C#
2 243 (69.83%) .NET
3 169 (48.56%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (45.40%) SQL Server
5 137 (39.37%) TDD
6 127 (36.49%) MVC
7 119 (34.20%) .NET Framework
7 119 (34.20%) ASP.NET
8 113 (32.47%) JavaScript
9 109 (31.32%) SQL
10 108 (31.03%) Microsoft
11 105 (30.17%) BDD
12 102 (29.31%) SpecFlow
13 98 (28.16%) Selenium
14 96 (27.59%) WCF
14 96 (27.59%) Web Services
15 92 (26.44%) Unit Testing
16 86 (24.71%) Entity Framework
17 84 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
18 81 (23.28%) HTML
19 80 (22.99%) Visual Studio
20 77 (22.13%) Windows
20 77 (22.13%) OO
20 77 (22.13%) ASP.NET MVC
21 76 (21.84%) CSS
22 74 (21.26%) jQuery
23 71 (20.40%) ASP.NET Web API
24 66 (18.97%) Test Automation
25 64 (18.39%) Git (software)
25 64 (18.39%) Scrum

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 23 (6.61%) IIS
2 19 (5.46%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.74%) CMS
4 11 (3.16%) Confluence
4 11 (3.16%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (2.30%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.15%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.57%) JBoss
7 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 35 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (4.02%) RMDS
3 7 (2.01%) Remedy ITSM
4 6 (1.72%) Beauchamp
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.29%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (5.17%) PaaS
3 17 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.44%) SaaS
5 4 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 2 (0.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.16%) DNS
1 11 (3.16%) Kerberos
2 7 (2.01%) SNMP
3 4 (1.15%) HTTP
4 3 (0.86%) SMS
5 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.29%) Internet
5 1 (0.29%) Network Security
5 1 (0.29%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (45.40%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (8.62%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (7.76%) MongoDB
5 23 (6.61%) NoSQL
6 17 (4.89%) Oracle Database
7 15 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 12 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (2.30%) Couchbase
10 6 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.44%) OLAP
11 5 (1.44%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.15%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.86%) MySQL
14 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.57%) DB2
14 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 102 (29.31%) SpecFlow
2 98 (28.16%) Selenium
3 80 (22.99%) Visual Studio
4 64 (18.39%) Git (software)
5 54 (15.52%) Moq
6 52 (14.94%) MSTest
6 52 (14.94%) TeamCity
7 51 (14.66%) Jenkins
8 48 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 44 (12.64%) Subversion
10 42 (12.07%) JUnit
11 37 (10.63%) WebDriver
12 33 (9.48%) Cucumber
13 30 (8.62%) JIRA
14 25 (7.18%) GoogleTest
14 25 (7.18%) MSBuild
15 24 (6.90%) ClearCase
16 23 (6.61%) Ant
17 22 (6.32%) CppUnit
18 21 (6.03%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 44 (12.64%) Finance
2 25 (7.18%) Banking
3 23 (6.61%) Front Office
4 21 (6.03%) Retail
5 15 (4.31%) Investment Banking
6 7 (2.01%) Back Office
7 6 (1.72%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.15%) Games
8 4 (1.15%) Military
9 3 (0.86%) Advertising
10 1 (0.29%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 225 (64.66%) Developer
2 123 (35.34%) .NET Developer
3 120 (34.48%) C# Developer
4 65 (18.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (10.06%) SQL Developer
6 32 (9.20%) Tester
7 23 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 22 (6.32%) Software Developer
9 20 (5.75%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (5.75%) C Developer
9 20 (5.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (5.17%) Agile Developer
10 18 (5.17%) Build Engineer
10 18 (5.17%) Senior Developer
11 16 (4.60%) Automation Tester
11 16 (4.60%) QA Engineer
12 15 (4.31%) WPF Developer
13 14 (4.02%) Agile .NET Developer
14 13 (3.74%) Agile C# Developer
14 13 (3.74%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (69.83%) .NET
2 119 (34.20%) .NET Framework
2 119 (34.20%) ASP.NET
3 96 (27.59%) WCF
3 96 (27.59%) Web Services
4 86 (24.71%) Entity Framework
5 81 (23.28%) HTML
6 77 (22.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 76 (21.84%) CSS
8 74 (21.26%) jQuery
9 71 (20.40%) ASP.NET Web API
10 51 (14.66%) AngularJS
10 51 (14.66%) XML
11 48 (13.79%) WPF
12 43 (12.36%) SOAP
13 42 (12.07%) HTML5
14 34 (9.77%) KnockoutJS
15 33 (9.48%) REST
16 26 (7.47%) RESTful
17 25 (7.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (7.47%) Derivative
3 20 (5.75%) User Experience
4 16 (4.60%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.31%) Fixed Income
6 14 (4.02%) Inversion of Control
6 14 (4.02%) iPad
6 14 (4.02%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.01%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.01%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.72%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.72%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.44%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.15%) Equities
11 3 (0.86%) Clustering
11 3 (0.86%) Fintech
11 3 (0.86%) NHS
11 3 (0.86%) Physics
11 3 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.13%) Windows
2 32 (9.20%) Unix
3 31 (8.91%) Linux
4 6 (1.72%) Android
4 6 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.72%) Windows Phone
4 6 (1.72%) Windows Phone 8
4 6 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (48.56%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (39.37%) TDD
3 127 (36.49%) MVC
4 105 (30.17%) BDD
5 92 (26.44%) Unit Testing
6 84 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
7 77 (22.13%) OO
8 66 (18.97%) Test Automation
9 64 (18.39%) Scrum
10 41 (11.78%) MVVM
11 40 (11.49%) Software Engineering
11 40 (11.49%) SOLID
12 37 (10.63%) Configuration Management
12 37 (10.63%) Multithreading
13 36 (10.34%) Web Development
14 35 (10.06%) Continuous Delivery
14 35 (10.06%) OOD
15 30 (8.62%) ATDD
16 29 (8.33%) SOA
17 28 (8.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 272 (78.16%) C#
2 113 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 109 (31.32%) SQL
4 54 (15.52%) Java
5 49 (14.08%) T-SQL
6 38 (10.92%) Python
7 33 (9.48%) C++
8 31 (8.91%) TypeScript
9 27 (7.76%) C
10 25 (7.18%) VB.NET
11 19 (5.46%) VB
12 17 (4.89%) XAML
13 12 (3.45%) Ruby
14 7 (2.01%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.72%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.72%) Scala
15 6 (1.72%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.44%) Clojure
16 5 (1.44%) MATLAB
17 4 (1.15%) VB6
Qualifications
1 42 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 37 (10.63%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.75%) Degree
4 5 (1.44%) ISEB
4 5 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.57%) DBS Check
5 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.57%) PhD
6 1 (0.29%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.29%) MCAD
6 1 (0.29%) MCP
6 1 (0.29%) MCSD
6 1 (0.29%) MCTS
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (14.66%) QA
2 8 (2.30%) SDET
3 7 (2.01%) ISO 14001
3 7 (2.01%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (5.17%) Docker
2 9 (2.59%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.57%) GridGain
3 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.57%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (7.47%) Ansible
2 18 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (4.60%) Puppet
4 11 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.44%) SCOM
6 3 (0.86%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.86%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 108 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 43 (12.36%) Oracle
3 18 (5.17%) Perforce
4 16 (4.60%) DevExpress
5 15 (4.31%) TIBCO
6 14 (4.02%) ION Trading
6 14 (4.02%) Reuters
7 11 (3.16%) Sitecore
8 10 (2.87%) HP
9 8 (2.30%) Atlassian
10 7 (2.01%) BMC
10 7 (2.01%) Remedy
11 6 (1.72%) Telerik
12 4 (1.15%) Sybase
13 3 (0.86%) EPiServer
13 3 (0.86%) Infragistics
14 2 (0.57%) Syncfusion
15 1 (0.29%) CA
15 1 (0.29%) IBM
15 1 (0.29%) Informatica
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: £600 day or to £110K for permanent
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago