The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 30 38 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.11% 0.33% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 0.41% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 241 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 71.08% 80.07% 73.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 97 84
Average daily rate £350 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 31 11
Average hourly rate £28.69 £21.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.44% -18.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.06 £11.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.87 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Warwickshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Warwickshire region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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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
Warwick - 2 £260 - 2
Leamington Spa +6 1 - - 1
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Unit Testing 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 Unit Testing.

1 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) Automotive
3 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
4 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
4 3 (21.43%) Simulink
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Northgate
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) TargetLink
4 3 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Actuate
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Unit Testing 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 Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
1 3 (21.43%) Simulink
1 3 (21.43%) TargetLink
2 1 (7.14%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 4 (28.57%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) J2EE
1 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
1 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) BPR
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Northgate
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Actuate
3 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) HP