The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 87 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 33 60 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.77% 2.68% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 3.22% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 3
Median daily rate £428 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% +9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1574 1862 1287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 84.49% 83.20% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 1283 793
Median daily rate £420 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 27
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.66 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Leeds +9 26 £440 +25.71% 12
Halifax - 3 £373 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 - - 1
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 59 (51.75%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (44.74%) TDD
3 43 (37.72%) Java
4 42 (36.84%) BDD
5 39 (34.21%) Software Engineering
6 32 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (25.44%) JavaScript
8 28 (24.56%) Scrum
9 25 (21.93%) Regression Testing
9 25 (21.93%) Data Management
10 23 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (19.30%) RESTful
11 22 (19.30%) .NET
12 21 (18.42%) C#
12 21 (18.42%) Mentoring
13 19 (16.67%) SQL
13 19 (16.67%) REST
14 18 (15.79%) .NET Framework
14 18 (15.79%) User Experience
15 17 (14.91%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (14.04%) Coaching
17 15 (13.16%) MongoDB
17 15 (13.16%) Unix
18 14 (12.28%) HTML
18 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
18 14 (12.28%) jQuery
19 13 (11.40%) T-SQL
19 13 (11.40%) OO
20 12 (10.53%) OOD
20 12 (10.53%) Microsoft

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (8.77%) Tomcat
2 8 (7.02%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (6.14%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.26%) nginx
5 5 (4.39%) Jetty
6 2 (1.75%) SAS
7 1 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.88%) CloudStack
7 1 (0.88%) IIS
7 1 (0.88%) Mongrel
7 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.88%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.88%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (0.88%) Heroku
3 1 (0.88%) IaaS
3 1 (0.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.39%) HTTP
2 3 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 14 (12.28%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.26%) MySQL
5 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.39%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.63%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.75%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (1.75%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (14.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (8.77%) Visual Studio
2 10 (8.77%) Xcode
3 8 (7.02%) Android Studio
4 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.39%) Jasmine
5 5 (4.39%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.39%) Selenium
6 4 (3.51%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.51%) JUnit
6 4 (3.51%) Mockito
6 4 (3.51%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.51%) Subversion
7 3 (2.63%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.63%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.63%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.75%) JSUnit
8 2 (1.75%) Moq
9 1 (0.88%) Maven
9 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (6.14%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Local Government
3 4 (3.51%) Games
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
4 2 (1.75%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Back Office
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 78 (68.42%) Developer
2 22 (19.30%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.65%) Software Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) iOS Developer
5 8 (7.02%) Android Developer
5 8 (7.02%) Android Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) Java Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (6.14%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Agile Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (6.14%) Technical Leader
7 6 (5.26%) Digital Developer
7 6 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.26%) JavaScript Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Principal Software Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.39%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.30%) .NET
1 22 (19.30%) RESTful
2 19 (16.67%) REST
3 18 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 14 (12.28%) HTML
4 14 (12.28%) jQuery
5 12 (10.53%) Node.js
6 11 (9.65%) AngularJS
7 10 (8.77%) Web Services
8 9 (7.89%) Android SDK
8 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET
8 9 (7.89%) CSS
8 9 (7.89%) Entity Framework
8 9 (7.89%) JSON
8 9 (7.89%) SOAP
8 9 (7.89%) XML
9 8 (7.02%) HTML5
9 8 (7.02%) WSDL
9 8 (7.02%) XML Schema
9 8 (7.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.79%) User Experience
3 11 (9.65%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.02%) iPhone
4 8 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.02%) N-Tier
5 7 (6.14%) iPad
5 7 (6.14%) Mainframe
5 7 (6.14%) Replication
6 4 (3.51%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.16%) Unix
2 11 (9.65%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.89%) Android
4 8 (7.02%) Linux
5 5 (4.39%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.51%) Windows
7 1 (0.88%) CentOS
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (51.75%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (44.74%) TDD
3 42 (36.84%) BDD
4 39 (34.21%) Software Engineering
5 32 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (24.56%) Scrum
7 25 (21.93%) Data Management
7 25 (21.93%) Regression Testing
8 21 (18.42%) Mentoring
9 16 (14.04%) Coaching
10 13 (11.40%) OO
11 12 (10.53%) OOD
12 11 (9.65%) iOS Development
13 10 (8.77%) ETL
13 10 (8.77%) MVC
14 9 (7.89%) Android Development
15 8 (7.02%) Build Automation
15 8 (7.02%) Release Management
15 8 (7.02%) SOA
15 8 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (37.72%) Java
2 29 (25.44%) JavaScript
3 21 (18.42%) C#
4 19 (16.67%) SQL
5 13 (11.40%) T-SQL
6 11 (9.65%) Objective-C
7 9 (7.89%) Python
8 6 (5.26%) Ruby
9 5 (4.39%) C++
9 5 (4.39%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.51%) ES6
10 4 (3.51%) PHP
11 3 (2.63%) Scala
12 2 (1.75%) Groovy
12 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.88%) Jython
13 1 (0.88%) Perl
13 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.88%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (6.14%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) Docker
1 5 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.51%) ACF2
2 4 (3.51%) RACF
3 1 (0.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) zSecure
2 3 (2.63%) Puppet
3 2 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.88%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.88%) Packer
4 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) Oracle
3 5 (4.39%) Informatica
3 5 (4.39%) VMware
4 4 (3.51%) SAP
5 2 (1.75%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.75%) Adobe
5 2 (1.75%) HP
5 2 (1.75%) Netezza
5 2 (1.75%) Sybase
6 1 (0.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.88%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.88%) Symantec
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