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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 30 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 2.93% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £336
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
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
298 175 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 79.26% 72.92% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 102 99
Average daily rate £375 £343 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 40
Average hourly rate £18.00 £25.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £21.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 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
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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
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Leamington Spa 0 10 £450 -
Warwick - - - -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (46.67%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
5 6 (40.00%) UNIX
5 6 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) OO
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) CSS
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) Subversion
7 4 (26.67%) Middleware
7 4 (26.67%) Scrum
7 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 4 (26.67%) Learning Management System
8 3 (20.00%) SaaS
8 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
8 3 (20.00%) HTML5
8 3 (20.00%) E-Learning
8 3 (20.00%) SCORM

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (26.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
1 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (26.67%) Middleware
4 4 (26.67%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) WCF
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Learning Management System
2 3 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (20.00%) E-Learning
2 3 (20.00%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
1 4 (26.67%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (46.67%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft