The table below looks at the statistics for NUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NUnit
Rank 376 408 410
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +2
Contract jobs citing NUnit 232 190 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.37% 2.82% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 126 112
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £501 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £44.75 £50.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £44.75 £50.75
% change year-on-year
- -11.82%

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
6890 6741 5310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.92% 12.73% 11.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4517 4356 3337
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 152 151
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £31.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

NUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NUnit within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +10 225 £350 -6.66% 161
London +11 105 £425 +6.25% 55
Yorkshire +24 48 £325 - 8
Leeds +28 45 £325 - 3
West Yorkshire +26 45 £325 - 4
South East 0 45 £325 -14.47% 31
Hampshire +18 28 £300 +0.25% 13
City of London +7 25 £413 +4.43% 13
Berkshire +10 11 £340 -20.00% 2
South West +15 9 £375 +11.94% 11
Reading +5 8 £330 -22.35% 1
East of England +2 6 £275 -18.21% 16
Gloucestershire -1 6 £405 +4.51% 1
North West -27 6 £338 +1.88% 18
Scotland +4 5 £325 - 2
Hook -9 5 £310 +3.50%
Manchester -14 5 £350 +3.70% 11
Glasgow +1 4 £350 - 1
Cheltenham - 4 £408 - 1
West Midlands - 4 £300 - 7
Bristol +10 3 £375 - 2
Basingstoke - 3 £250 -
Birmingham - 3 £300 - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 - - 6
Surrey +11 2 £350 - 2
Leicester +4 2 £300 - 1
Leicestershire 0 2 £300 - 2
Cambridgeshire -1 2 £275 -12.00% 5
East Midlands -10 2 £300 - 10
East Sussex - 2 £325 - 2

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NUnit 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 NUnit.

1 331 (71.80%) .NET
2 326 (70.72%) C#
3 264 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
4 260 (56.40%) SQL Server
5 245 (53.15%) TDD
6 186 (40.35%) MVC
7 177 (38.39%) JavaScript
8 173 (37.53%) ASP.NET
9 153 (33.19%) SQL
10 151 (32.75%) .NET Framework
11 150 (32.54%) HTML
12 147 (31.89%) OO
13 135 (29.28%) Scrum
14 129 (27.98%) CSS
15 127 (27.55%) Microsoft
16 121 (26.25%) jQuery
17 118 (25.60%) Continuous Integration
18 114 (24.73%) WCF
19 99 (21.48%) Unit Testing
19 99 (21.48%) Subversion
20 94 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
21 93 (20.17%) Selenium
22 92 (19.96%) Visual Studio
23 91 (19.74%) BDD
24 90 (19.52%) Entity Framework
25 87 (18.87%) ASP.NET Web API
26 83 (18.00%) Oracle
27 79 (17.14%) Web Services
27 79 (17.14%) Windows
27 79 (17.14%) OOD

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NUnit 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 NUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (9.76%) CMS
2 21 (4.56%) Node.js
2 21 (4.56%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.69%) IIS
4 15 (3.25%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.82%) Kentico
6 11 (2.39%) Confluence
7 9 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.52%) MQSeries
9 6 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.87%) JBoss
11 4 (0.87%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.65%) ArcSDE
12 3 (0.65%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.43%) Apache
13 2 (0.43%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 28 (6.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.43%) MS Office
2 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.95%) GitHub
2 9 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.22%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.22%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.87%) HTTP
1 4 (0.87%) Internet
2 2 (0.43%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.43%) SMTP
2 2 (0.43%) Firewall
3 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.22%) CTI
3 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 260 (56.40%) SQL Server
2 66 (14.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (11.71%) Oracle Database
4 45 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
5 41 (8.89%) Relational Database
6 40 (8.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (7.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (6.51%) MongoDB
9 18 (3.90%) Couchbase
10 11 (2.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 11 (2.39%) NoSQL
10 11 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.74%) Ingres
12 7 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.52%) MySQL
13 6 (1.30%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 99 (21.48%) Subversion
2 93 (20.17%) Selenium
3 92 (19.96%) Visual Studio
4 73 (15.84%) MSTest
5 69 (14.97%) SpecFlow
6 63 (13.67%) Rhino Mocks
7 62 (13.45%) Moq
8 59 (12.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 49 (10.63%) GoogleTest
10 47 (10.20%) ClearCase
11 45 (9.76%) CppUnit
12 44 (9.54%) TeamCity
12 44 (9.54%) Ant
13 34 (7.38%) JIRA
14 28 (6.07%) Jenkins
15 26 (5.64%) JUnit
16 24 (5.21%) CruiseControl
17 23 (4.99%) Toad
18 22 (4.77%) WebDriver
18 22 (4.77%) Git (software)
General
1 76 (16.49%) Finance
2 47 (10.20%) Banking
3 35 (7.59%) Investment Banking
4 31 (6.72%) Front Office
5 16 (3.47%) Back Office
6 8 (1.74%) Retail
7 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.87%) Law
8 3 (0.65%) Billing
8 3 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.65%) Games
9 2 (0.43%) Military
9 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) Advertising
9 2 (0.43%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.43%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.22%) Marketing
10 1 (0.22%) French Language
10 1 (0.22%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 362 (78.52%) Developer
2 193 (41.87%) .NET Developer
3 121 (26.25%) C# Developer
4 66 (14.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (8.68%) Senior Developer
6 30 (6.51%) ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (6.29%) Web Developer
8 27 (5.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (5.21%) Senior C# Developer
9 24 (5.21%) Agile .NET Developer
10 19 (4.12%) SQL Developer
10 19 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
10 19 (4.12%) C++ Developer
10 19 (4.12%) Software Engineer
11 18 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
11 18 (3.90%) Software Developer
12 16 (3.47%) Tester
13 14 (3.04%) .NET Web Developer
13 14 (3.04%) C++/C# Developer
13 14 (3.04%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 331 (71.80%) .NET
2 173 (37.53%) ASP.NET
3 151 (32.75%) .NET Framework
4 150 (32.54%) HTML
5 129 (27.98%) CSS
6 121 (26.25%) jQuery
7 114 (24.73%) WCF
8 94 (20.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 90 (19.52%) Entity Framework
10 87 (18.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 79 (17.14%) Web Services
12 64 (13.88%) AngularJS
13 58 (12.58%) JSON
14 53 (11.50%) NHibernate
14 53 (11.50%) WPF
14 53 (11.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 51 (11.06%) XML
16 48 (10.41%) HTML5
17 40 (8.68%) Castle Windsor
18 34 (7.38%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 69 (14.97%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.16%) Derivative
3 18 (3.90%) Inversion of Control
4 17 (3.69%) Fixed Income
5 16 (3.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (2.39%) N-Tier
7 10 (2.17%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.74%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.52%) iPad
10 5 (1.08%) User Experience
10 5 (1.08%) Equities
11 4 (0.87%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.87%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.65%) Mathematics
12 3 (0.65%) GIS
12 3 (0.65%) NHS
13 2 (0.43%) Clustering
13 2 (0.43%) Economics
13 2 (0.43%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 79 (17.14%) Windows
2 56 (12.15%) Linux
3 47 (10.20%) UNIX
4 8 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.08%) Android
6 4 (0.87%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (53.15%) TDD
3 186 (40.35%) MVC
4 147 (31.89%) OO
5 135 (29.28%) Scrum
6 118 (25.60%) Continuous Integration
7 99 (21.48%) Unit Testing
8 91 (19.74%) BDD
9 79 (17.14%) OOD
10 61 (13.23%) Software Engineering
11 57 (12.36%) UML
12 52 (11.28%) Multithreading
13 48 (10.41%) Configuration Management
14 45 (9.76%) SOA
15 41 (8.89%) SDLC
16 39 (8.46%) Automated Testing
16 39 (8.46%) Integration Testing
17 36 (7.81%) E-Commerce
18 29 (6.29%) System Integration Testing
18 29 (6.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 326 (70.72%) C#
2 177 (38.39%) JavaScript
3 153 (33.19%) SQL
4 58 (12.58%) C++
5 52 (11.28%) C
6 43 (9.33%) T-SQL
6 43 (9.33%) Java
7 32 (6.94%) PL/SQL
8 28 (6.07%) PowerShell
9 22 (4.77%) Python
10 15 (3.25%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.52%) XAML
12 6 (1.30%) Perl
12 6 (1.30%) XPath
13 4 (0.87%) PHP
13 4 (0.87%) F#
14 3 (0.65%) C-shell
14 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.65%) Ruby
14 3 (0.65%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 43 (9.33%) Security Cleared
2 37 (8.03%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.69%) Degree
4 5 (1.08%) ISEB
5 4 (0.87%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.22%) MCP
7 1 (0.22%) MCAD
7 1 (0.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.07%) QA
2 2 (0.43%) EMIR
2 2 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.22%) HL7
3 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.22%) GridGain
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (3.04%) Puppet
2 3 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 127 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 83 (18.00%) Oracle
3 24 (5.21%) TIBCO
4 13 (2.82%) IBM
5 12 (2.60%) Infragistics
6 11 (2.39%) DevExpress
7 9 (1.95%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.30%) Sybase
9 5 (1.08%) Twitter
9 5 (1.08%) VMware
10 4 (0.87%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.87%) Ektron
11 3 (0.65%) Typemock
11 3 (0.65%) Facebook
11 3 (0.65%) Perforce
11 3 (0.65%) ESRI
12 1 (0.22%) Solace
12 1 (0.22%) Red Gate
12 1 (0.22%) Splunk
12 1 (0.22%) Tableau
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Swindon
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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