The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.58% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.74% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
Unit Testing
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 110 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 69.03% 75.34% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 40 37
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing 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 Watford region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) NServiceBus
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) DNN
4 1 (25.00%) RIA
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) MSMQ
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) DHTML
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) RIA
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
Watford, Hertfordshire
Burns Sheehan
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