The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 42 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.97% 1.27% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.46% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-4.37% +11.11%
Unit Testing
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
429 615 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 84.45% 86.99% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 397 204
Median daily rate £413 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +75.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing - 6 £500 - 1
Crawley +22 3 £525 - 2
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) Java
3 18 (58.06%) Selenium
4 17 (54.84%) Automated Testing
5 16 (51.61%) Performance Testing
5 16 (51.61%) User Stories
6 15 (48.39%) Gherkin
6 15 (48.39%) QA
6 15 (48.39%) Scrum
7 14 (45.16%) Test Automation
7 14 (45.16%) SoapUI
8 13 (41.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
10 11 (35.48%) Web Services
10 11 (35.48%) Usability Testing
10 11 (35.48%) Security Testing
10 11 (35.48%) BDD
10 11 (35.48%) Groovy
10 11 (35.48%) Defect Management
11 10 (32.26%) Exploratory Testing
11 10 (32.26%) API Testing
11 10 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (32.26%) RESTful
11 10 (32.26%) Scala
11 10 (32.26%) Confluence
11 10 (32.26%) Kanban
11 10 (32.26%) Integration Testing
11 10 (32.26%) Atlassian
11 10 (32.26%) JIRA
12 8 (25.81%) OO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 10 (32.26%) Confluence
2 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Drupal
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (58.06%) Selenium
2 14 (45.16%) SoapUI
3 10 (32.26%) JIRA
4 7 (22.58%) Cucumber
4 7 (22.58%) WebDriver
5 6 (19.35%) Appium
6 4 (12.90%) Calabash
6 4 (12.90%) Capybara
7 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
8 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
8 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
8 2 (6.45%) Grunt
8 2 (6.45%) gulp
8 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
8 2 (6.45%) Mockito
9 1 (3.23%) Ant
9 1 (3.23%) Hudson
9 1 (3.23%) jMock
9 1 (3.23%) JUnit
9 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Tester
3 8 (25.81%) Automation Tester
4 6 (19.35%) Developer in Test
5 4 (12.90%) Test Automation Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Business Developer
6 3 (9.68%) QA Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Report Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (6.45%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) QA Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) UI Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) Gherkin
2 11 (35.48%) Web Services
3 10 (32.26%) RESTful
4 5 (16.13%) Spring
5 3 (9.68%) JMS
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) CSS
6 2 (6.45%) CSS3
6 2 (6.45%) JDBC
6 2 (6.45%) React
6 2 (6.45%) SOAP
6 2 (6.45%) WSDL
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) XSD
6 2 (6.45%) XSL
6 2 (6.45%) XSLT
7 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.23%) J2EE
7 1 (3.23%) REST
7 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Mobile App
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) PMI
4 2 (6.45%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Automated Testing
3 16 (51.61%) Performance Testing
3 16 (51.61%) User Stories
4 15 (48.39%) Scrum
5 14 (45.16%) Test Automation
6 13 (41.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
8 11 (35.48%) BDD
8 11 (35.48%) Defect Management
8 11 (35.48%) Security Testing
8 11 (35.48%) Usability Testing
9 10 (32.26%) API Testing
9 10 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (32.26%) Exploratory Testing
9 10 (32.26%) Integration Testing
9 10 (32.26%) Kanban
10 8 (25.81%) OO
11 4 (12.90%) TDD
11 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) Groovy
3 10 (32.26%) Scala
4 7 (22.58%) C#
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
6 3 (9.68%) ABAP
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.45%) C++
7 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) QA
2 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Atlassian
2 4 (12.90%) Tableau
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) hybris
4 2 (6.45%) IBM
4 2 (6.45%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow