The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Warwickshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 29 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.89% 0.44% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 0.65% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +7.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 153 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 61.83% 67.70% 63.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 86 59
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 7
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +65.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - - - - 1
Nuneaton - - - -
Warwick - - - - 2
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Silverlight Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
1 1 (14.29%) MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Kofax