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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 92 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -11
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 15 28 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.82% 1.75% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 2.28% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 26
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£343 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £375 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £36.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -4.57%
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
1441 1228 1215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 78.32% 76.70% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 995 757 627
Average daily rate £388 £340 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.97% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 17 42
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £12.80 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £167.50 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Vacancies
Leeds -27 9 £343 +5.38% 5
Bradford -8 2 - - 2
Halifax - - - -
Wakefield - - - -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (54.29%) HTML
4 18 (51.43%) .NET
4 18 (51.43%) XML
4 18 (51.43%) MVC
5 17 (48.57%) Web Services
5 17 (48.57%) C#
6 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
7 15 (42.86%) WCF
8 14 (40.00%) CSS
8 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (34.29%) SQL
9 12 (34.29%) Scrum
9 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
10 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (25.71%) jQuery
12 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (20.00%) Finance
13 7 (20.00%) CMS
13 7 (20.00%) XHTML
13 7 (20.00%) SOA
13 7 (20.00%) ETL
13 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
14 6 (17.14%) Apache
14 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (20.00%) CMS
2 6 (17.14%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.71%) IIS
4 2 (5.71%) Node.js
5 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Office
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (17.14%) OLAP
3 6 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (11.43%) MySQL
6 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
7 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.86%) DB2
8 1 (2.86%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.57%) JUnit
2 3 (8.57%) JMeter
2 3 (8.57%) Subversion
2 3 (8.57%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.71%) Bazaar
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.86%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.86%) JSUnit
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (88.57%) Developer
2 16 (45.71%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Web Developer
4 11 (31.43%) .NET Web Developer
5 9 (25.71%) C# Web Developer
5 9 (25.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (25.71%) C# Developer
5 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
7 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (14.29%) SQL Developer
8 4 (11.43%) SQL Database Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Database Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
9 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
9 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) HTML
2 18 (51.43%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) XML
3 17 (48.57%) Web Services
4 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
5 15 (42.86%) WCF
6 14 (40.00%) CSS
7 9 (25.71%) jQuery
8 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (20.00%) XHTML
10 4 (11.43%) J2EE
11 3 (8.57%) WPF
11 3 (8.57%) Symfony
11 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
12 2 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (5.71%) SOAP
12 2 (5.71%) LAMP
12 2 (5.71%) Ajax
12 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
13 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) GIS
1 3 (8.57%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) Wiki
2 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) MVC
3 12 (34.29%) Scrum
3 12 (34.29%) Mentoring
4 7 (20.00%) SOA
4 7 (20.00%) ETL
4 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.14%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.14%) TDD
5 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 5 (14.29%) RUP
7 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) Kanban
8 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (8.57%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.71%) OOP
9 2 (5.71%) CRM
9 2 (5.71%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) PHP
5 4 (11.43%) Java
6 3 (8.57%) PHP5
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
1 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) IBM
3 1 (2.86%) ATG
3 1 (2.86%) Zend
3 1 (2.86%) hybris
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