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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NUnit
UK
Rank 439 414 362
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -52
Contract jobs citing NUnit 153 204 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.07% 2.68% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 126 189
Median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £313 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.40% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -

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
7391 7616 6893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.52% 14.97% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4938 5088 4710
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 200 125
Median hourly rate £41.13 £41.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.30% +11.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.23 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -17 140 £413 +3.12% 83
London +23 91 £425 -5.55% 34
City of London -8 22 £425 -15.00% 8
South East -35 14 £385 +28.33% 18
South Wales +21 11 £189 -49.60% 2
Wales +17 11 £189 -49.60% 4
Cardiff +22 10 £186 -50.53% 1
East of England +12 10 £288 +2.22% 7
West Midlands +2 10 £358 +10.00% 4
East Midlands - 9 £375 -
Cambridgeshire - 9 £300 - 3
Surrey +11 8 £408 -22.38% 4
Birmingham - 7 £358 -
Northamptonshire - 6 - -
Greenford - 6 £413 -
Leicestershire - 5 £375 -
Woking - 5 £425 - 1
Yorkshire +1 4 £363 -39.58% 6
Northampton - 4 - -
Cambridge - 3 £300 -
North West +18 2 £338 +8.00% 10
Leeds +11 2 £363 - 4
South West +8 2 £433 +30.07% 4
West Yorkshire +2 2 £363 -39.58% 5
Canary Wharf +1 2 £638 -1.62%
Sheffield -3 2 £363 -
South Yorkshire -6 2 £363 -
Hook -10 2 £324 +9.66%
Hampshire -30 2 £324 +12.52% 4
Berkshire - 2 £375 - 1

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 262 (74.43%) C#
2 233 (66.19%) .NET
3 203 (57.67%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (42.05%) TDD
5 144 (40.91%) SQL
6 126 (35.80%) .NET Framework
7 117 (33.24%) SQL Server
8 116 (32.95%) Selenium
9 111 (31.53%) Microsoft
10 106 (30.11%) MVC
11 105 (29.83%) Web Services
12 104 (29.55%) Entity Framework
13 102 (28.98%) BDD
13 102 (28.98%) Scrum
14 101 (28.69%) JavaScript
15 93 (26.42%) SpecFlow
16 92 (26.14%) WCF
17 89 (25.28%) ASP.NET
18 84 (23.86%) Windows
19 77 (21.88%) Unit Testing
20 76 (21.59%) OO
21 75 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
22 74 (21.02%) Test Automation
23 73 (20.74%) MSTest
23 73 (20.74%) Moq
24 68 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
25 66 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
25 66 (18.75%) Git (software)
25 66 (18.75%) Visual Studio
25 66 (18.75%) HTML

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 20 (5.68%) IIS
2 19 (5.40%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.84%) Confluence
4 9 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.70%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.14%) MQSeries
8 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.57%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.28%) Apache
Applications
1 32 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.14%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.85%) MS Office
4 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) MS Project
4 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (1.42%) RMDS
4 2 (0.57%) ION MarketView
4 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (4.55%) PaaS
4 13 (3.69%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.85%) GitHub
8 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.99%) DNS
1 7 (1.99%) Kerberos
2 4 (1.14%) SMS
2 4 (1.14%) SNMP
2 4 (1.14%) snoop
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (33.24%) SQL Server
2 38 (10.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (7.95%) NoSQL
4 26 (7.39%) Relational Database
5 20 (5.68%) MongoDB
6 18 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 14 (3.98%) Big Data
7 14 (3.98%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.56%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.70%) Redis
10 6 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
11 4 (1.14%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.14%) MySQL
11 4 (1.14%) Neo4j
11 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.57%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 116 (32.95%) Selenium
2 93 (26.42%) SpecFlow
3 73 (20.74%) Moq
3 73 (20.74%) MSTest
4 68 (19.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 66 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 66 (18.75%) Visual Studio
6 52 (14.77%) Subversion
7 46 (13.07%) WebDriver
8 44 (12.50%) Jenkins
8 44 (12.50%) TeamCity
9 41 (11.65%) JUnit
10 37 (10.51%) Cucumber
11 33 (9.38%) JIRA
12 31 (8.81%) SoapUI
13 26 (7.39%) JMeter
14 25 (7.10%) MSBuild
15 20 (5.68%) FitNesse
15 20 (5.68%) Gradle
16 16 (4.55%) CruiseControl
General
1 48 (13.64%) Finance
2 39 (11.08%) Banking
3 30 (8.52%) Front Office
4 20 (5.68%) Investment Banking
5 18 (5.11%) Retail
6 9 (2.56%) Advertising
7 6 (1.70%) Back Office
8 5 (1.42%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.57%) Electronics
10 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.57%) Marketing
11 1 (0.28%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
11 1 (0.28%) Military
11 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 222 (63.07%) Developer
2 125 (35.51%) .NET Developer
2 125 (35.51%) C# Developer
3 68 (19.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 33 (9.38%) Tester
5 30 (8.52%) SQL Developer
6 29 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 26 (7.39%) Senior Developer
8 23 (6.53%) Agile Developer
9 22 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (6.25%) Automation Tester
9 22 (6.25%) Test Engineer
10 21 (5.97%) WPF Developer
11 20 (5.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (5.40%) Agile C# Developer
13 18 (5.11%) C# WPF Developer
13 18 (5.11%) Test Automation Engineer
14 17 (4.83%) Java Developer
14 17 (4.83%) Software Developer
15 16 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (66.19%) .NET
2 126 (35.80%) .NET Framework
3 105 (29.83%) Web Services
4 104 (29.55%) Entity Framework
5 92 (26.14%) WCF
6 89 (25.28%) ASP.NET
7 66 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 66 (18.75%) HTML
8 65 (18.47%) XML
9 62 (17.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 61 (17.33%) SOAP
11 58 (16.48%) RESTful
12 54 (15.34%) WPF
13 52 (14.77%) jQuery
14 51 (14.49%) REST
15 48 (13.64%) CSS
16 42 (11.93%) AngularJS
17 32 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
18 25 (7.10%) HTML5
19 21 (5.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.97%) User Experience
3 14 (3.98%) Inversion of Control
4 11 (3.13%) Derivative
5 10 (2.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 8 (2.27%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.27%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.27%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.99%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.99%) Credit Risk
7 7 (1.99%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.70%) Grid Computing
8 6 (1.70%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.42%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.42%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.42%) iPad
9 5 (1.42%) Visualisation
10 4 (1.14%) Physics
11 3 (0.85%) Fintech
11 3 (0.85%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 84 (23.86%) Windows
2 21 (5.97%) Unix
3 12 (3.41%) Linux
4 10 (2.84%) Android
4 10 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.56%) Windows Phone
6 8 (2.27%) Windows Phone 8
7 4 (1.14%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (57.67%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (42.05%) TDD
3 106 (30.11%) MVC
4 102 (28.98%) BDD
4 102 (28.98%) Scrum
5 77 (21.88%) Unit Testing
6 76 (21.59%) OO
7 75 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
8 74 (21.02%) Test Automation
9 58 (16.48%) SOLID
10 52 (14.77%) MVVM
11 48 (13.64%) OOD
12 39 (11.08%) SDLC
13 36 (10.23%) Dependency Injection
14 35 (9.94%) DevOps
14 35 (9.94%) Multithreading
15 32 (9.09%) Kanban
15 32 (9.09%) OOP
16 31 (8.81%) Continuous Delivery
17 29 (8.24%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 262 (74.43%) C#
2 144 (40.91%) SQL
3 101 (28.69%) JavaScript
4 63 (17.90%) T-SQL
5 62 (17.61%) Java
6 27 (7.67%) Python
7 25 (7.10%) XAML
8 22 (6.25%) PowerShell
9 20 (5.68%) C++
9 20 (5.68%) VB
10 14 (3.98%) Ruby
11 11 (3.13%) TypeScript
12 10 (2.84%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.56%) C
14 6 (1.70%) Scala
15 5 (1.42%) Clojure
15 5 (1.42%) Groovy
15 5 (1.42%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.14%) VB6
17 2 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.11%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.55%) Degree
4 7 (1.99%) ISEB
4 7 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.70%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.70%) MCAD
5 6 (1.70%) MCSD
5 6 (1.70%) MCTS
6 2 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.57%) PhD
7 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (15.34%) QA
2 10 (2.84%) SDET
3 4 (1.14%) ISO 14001
3 4 (1.14%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (5.11%) Docker
2 11 (3.13%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.57%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (4.55%) Ansible
2 14 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.69%) HP Quality Center
4 12 (3.41%) Puppet
5 4 (1.14%) SCOM
6 3 (0.85%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.28%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 111 (31.53%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.66%) Oracle
3 17 (4.83%) DevExpress
4 16 (4.55%) Perforce
5 12 (3.41%) HP
6 9 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 7 (1.99%) BMC
7 7 (1.99%) Rackspace
7 7 (1.99%) RedGate
7 7 (1.99%) Remedy
8 6 (1.70%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.70%) Infragistics
9 5 (1.42%) ION Trading
9 5 (1.42%) Reuters
9 5 (1.42%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.14%) Adobe
10 4 (1.14%) IBM
10 4 (1.14%) Telerik
11 2 (0.57%) SAP
11 2 (0.57%) Sybase
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