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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NUnit
Rank 470 400 420
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +20
Contract jobs citing NUnit 177 247 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.45% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.12% 3.35% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 191 129
Median daily rate £380 £350 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £355
% change year-on-year
- -8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £46.00 - £44.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £44.75

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
8347 7376 6781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.50% 13.38% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5750 4877 4311
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 123 156
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £45.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -69 166 £375 +7.14% 86
London -32 87 £425 - 38
South East -4 44 £320 +3.22% 19
Hampshire +9 28 £308 +0.73% 5
Hook +9 12 £290 -6.45%
City of London +17 10 £400 -2.43% 3
East of England +15 8 £325 +18.18% 5
Surrey +2 8 £400 - 3
South West -5 8 £315 -16.00% 3
Devon - 7 £314 - 1
Leicestershire +9 6 £311 +3.75% 1
East Midlands +1 6 £311 +3.75% 6
Yorkshire -44 6 £350 +7.69% 6
Wales +23 5 £475 +35.71% 2
Cambridgeshire +19 5 £325 +18.18% 2
South Wales +17 5 £475 +35.71% 2
Scotland -17 5 - - 2
Leeds -48 5 £350 +7.69% 3
West Yorkshire -51 5 £350 +7.69% 4
Exeter - 5 £313 -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Cardiff - 5 £475 - 2
Leicester +3 4 £313 +4.16%
West Midlands -34 4 £325 - 1
Birmingham -6 3 £325 +8.33%
North West -6 3 £360 +6.66% 8
West Sussex -10 3 £335 +7.20%
Andover - 3 - -
Redhill - 3 - -
Oxfordshire +11 2 £375 +25.00% 1

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 318 (82.60%) C#
2 281 (72.99%) .NET
3 201 (52.21%) SQL Server
4 180 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
5 163 (42.34%) TDD
6 162 (42.08%) MVC
7 153 (39.74%) JavaScript
8 137 (35.58%) Unit Testing
9 133 (34.55%) ASP.NET
10 129 (33.51%) SQL
11 121 (31.43%) jQuery
12 119 (30.91%) HTML
13 118 (30.65%) .NET Framework
14 116 (30.13%) Microsoft
15 112 (29.09%) CSS
15 112 (29.09%) Visual Studio
16 107 (27.79%) WCF
17 106 (27.53%) BDD
18 100 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
19 95 (24.68%) OO
20 93 (24.16%) ASP.NET MVC
21 85 (22.08%) ASP.NET Web API
22 81 (21.04%) Analytical Skills
23 79 (20.52%) Web Services
24 77 (20.00%) AngularJS
24 77 (20.00%) MSTest
25 75 (19.48%) Finance
26 74 (19.22%) HTML5
27 72 (18.70%) Scrum
28 70 (18.18%) Multithreading

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 (5.19%) IIS
2 18 (4.68%) CMS
3 16 (4.16%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (2.34%) Confluence
6 7 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.56%) NServiceBus
7 6 (1.56%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.78%) Apache
8 3 (0.78%) JBoss
8 3 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 26 (6.75%) RMDS
2 14 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (2.34%) ION MarketView
4 8 (2.08%) Beauchamp
5 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.30%) SaaS
4 4 (1.04%) GitHub
5 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.52%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.60%) HTTP
1 10 (2.60%) SNMP
2 6 (1.56%) Kerberos
3 4 (1.04%) DNS
4 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.52%) Internet
4 2 (0.52%) SMTP
5 1 (0.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (52.21%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (6.75%) NoSQL
5 21 (5.45%) MongoDB
5 21 (5.45%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.38%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.60%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.82%) Couchbase
9 7 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.56%) Big Data
11 5 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.30%) HBase
11 5 (1.30%) OLAP
11 5 (1.30%) Oracle OLAP
11 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 112 (29.09%) Visual Studio
2 77 (20.00%) MSTest
3 64 (16.62%) Selenium
4 61 (15.84%) SpecFlow
5 59 (15.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 55 (14.29%) Moq
6 55 (14.29%) Subversion
7 49 (12.73%) Git (software)
8 47 (12.21%) GoogleTest
9 42 (10.91%) Ant
10 41 (10.65%) ClearCase
11 39 (10.13%) CppUnit
12 37 (9.61%) TeamCity
13 32 (8.31%) JUnit
14 31 (8.05%) Jenkins
15 25 (6.49%) WebDriver
16 23 (5.97%) Rhino Mocks
17 22 (5.71%) JIRA
18 21 (5.45%) MbUnit
19 20 (5.19%) Jasmine
General
1 75 (19.48%) Finance
2 38 (9.87%) Front Office
3 25 (6.49%) Banking
4 13 (3.38%) Investment Banking
5 12 (3.12%) Back Office
5 12 (3.12%) Retail
6 7 (1.82%) Games
7 3 (0.78%) Marketing
7 3 (0.78%) Military
7 3 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.52%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 300 (77.92%) Developer
2 136 (35.32%) C# Developer
3 129 (33.51%) .NET Developer
4 72 (18.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 49 (12.73%) Senior Developer
6 34 (8.83%) WPF Developer
7 33 (8.57%) Agile Developer
8 32 (8.31%) C Developer
9 28 (7.27%) C# WPF Developer
9 28 (7.27%) SQL Developer
10 24 (6.23%) Software Developer
11 23 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 22 (5.71%) Senior Agile Developer
13 20 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (5.19%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
13 20 (5.19%) Electronic Trading Developer
14 18 (4.68%) Senior .NET Developer
14 18 (4.68%) UX Developer
15 17 (4.42%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (72.99%) .NET
2 133 (34.55%) ASP.NET
3 121 (31.43%) jQuery
4 119 (30.91%) HTML
5 118 (30.65%) .NET Framework
6 112 (29.09%) CSS
7 107 (27.79%) WCF
8 93 (24.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 85 (22.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 79 (20.52%) Web Services
11 77 (20.00%) AngularJS
12 74 (19.22%) HTML5
13 68 (17.66%) Entity Framework
14 66 (17.14%) WPF
15 53 (13.77%) CSS3
16 46 (11.95%) Unity DI Container
17 39 (10.13%) KnockoutJS
18 34 (8.83%) RESTful
19 32 (8.31%) REST
19 32 (8.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 81 (21.04%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (11.17%) Derivative
3 34 (8.83%) User Experience
4 28 (7.27%) Fixed Income
5 22 (5.71%) Computer Science
6 17 (4.42%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (4.16%) Mathematics
8 13 (3.38%) iPad
9 9 (2.34%) Hedge funds
10 7 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.82%) Fintech
11 6 (1.56%) Clustering
12 5 (1.30%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.78%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.78%) Equities
13 3 (0.78%) SCADA
13 3 (0.78%) Tandem
13 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.52%) Online Games
14 2 (0.52%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 68 (17.66%) Windows
2 59 (15.32%) Linux
3 49 (12.73%) Unix
4 6 (1.56%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.04%) Android
5 4 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.52%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (42.34%) TDD
3 162 (42.08%) MVC
4 137 (35.58%) Unit Testing
5 106 (27.53%) BDD
6 100 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
7 95 (24.68%) OO
8 72 (18.70%) Scrum
9 70 (18.18%) Multithreading
10 65 (16.88%) Software Engineering
11 58 (15.06%) SOA
12 48 (12.47%) Configuration Management
12 48 (12.47%) Web Development
13 47 (12.21%) MVVM
13 47 (12.21%) UML
14 46 (11.95%) Integration Testing
15 45 (11.69%) OOD
16 38 (9.87%) Memory Management
17 37 (9.61%) System Integration Testing
18 35 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 318 (82.60%) C#
2 153 (39.74%) JavaScript
3 129 (33.51%) SQL
4 54 (14.03%) C++
5 53 (13.77%) T-SQL
6 48 (12.47%) C
7 44 (11.43%) Java
7 44 (11.43%) Python
7 44 (11.43%) TypeScript
8 32 (8.31%) XAML
9 20 (5.19%) VB.NET
10 12 (3.12%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.34%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.34%) Ruby
11 9 (2.34%) VB
12 5 (1.30%) MATLAB
13 4 (1.04%) PHP
13 4 (1.04%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.78%) Groovy
14 3 (0.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 43 (11.17%) SC Cleared
3 29 (7.53%) Degree
4 3 (0.78%) ISEB
4 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.52%) BC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) MCSA
6 1 (0.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (8.83%) QA
2 5 (1.30%) ISO 14001
2 5 (1.30%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.26%) EMIR
3 1 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) BitLocker
2 2 (0.52%) Docker
2 2 (0.52%) GridGain
2 2 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.82%) Ansible
2 7 (1.82%) SCOM
3 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.52%) Puppet
4 1 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.26%) Kibana
4 1 (0.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 116 (30.13%) Microsoft
2 60 (15.58%) Oracle
3 27 (7.01%) TIBCO
4 26 (6.75%) ION Trading
4 26 (6.75%) Reuters
5 12 (3.12%) Sitecore
6 11 (2.86%) DevExpress
7 10 (2.60%) Telerik
8 7 (1.82%) Sybase
9 5 (1.30%) HP
10 3 (0.78%) Twitter
11 2 (0.52%) Google
11 2 (0.52%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.52%) Perforce
12 1 (0.26%) Apple
12 1 (0.26%) Informatica
12 1 (0.26%) Infragistics
12 1 (0.26%) RedGate
12 1 (0.26%) SAP
12 1 (0.26%) VMware
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