The table below looks at the statistics for PyUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PyUnit over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PyUnit
Rank 661 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PyUnit 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.036% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
8243 7343 6831
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.75% 12.94% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5597 4708 4380
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 146 135
Average hourly rate £42.37 £37.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% -3.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £25.95 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

PyUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PyUnit within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

PyUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PyUnit
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PyUnit within the UK.

PyUnit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PyUnit
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PyUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Sussex - 3 £388 -
South East - 3 £388 -
England - 3 £388 -
Crawley - 2 £369 -

PyUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PyUnit 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 PyUnit.

1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Star Schema
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Oozie
2 2 (66.67%) HDFS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Pig
2 2 (66.67%) Sqoop
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) BDD

PyUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PyUnit 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 PyUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Pig
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Star Schema
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Sqoop
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) RSpec
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Automation Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Oozie