The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 July 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 West Sussex 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 42 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 2 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.58% 2.84% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 3.99% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 10
Average daily rate
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- £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -12.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 276 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 69.08% 71.13% 80.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 189 304
Average daily rate £325 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 8
Average hourly rate £26.98 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.92% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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South East

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 July 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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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
Crawley - - - -
Horsham - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 9 (90.00%) C++
1 9 (90.00%) Scrum
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) WCF
1 1 (10.00%) LINQ
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Scrum
1 9 (90.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL