The table below looks at the statistics for MSTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MSTest over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft MSTest
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MSTest 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.25% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 4.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
MSTest
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Warwickshire region.

Development Applications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
24 28 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.88% 7.57% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 12
Median daily rate £365 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £208 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £653 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 £31.44 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +61.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

MSTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire region citing MSTest as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

MSTest Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MSTest
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MSTest across the Warwickshire region.

MSTest Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

MSTest
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MSTest within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Leamington Spa - 1 - -
MSTest
West Midlands

MSTest
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MSTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for MSTest.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (100.00%) Ninject
1 2 (100.00%) Autofac
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio

MSTest
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# WCF Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Autofac
1 2 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 2 (100.00%) Ninject
1 2 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL