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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 66 71 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 52 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.29% 1.50% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.85% 1.89% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 7 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
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
1824 1325 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.46% 79.25% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 835 650
Average daily rate £375 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 25 49
Average hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% -56.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £8.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -13 24 £350 +7.69% 9
Bradford +2 20 £350 -
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 61 (63.54%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (39.58%) SQL
3 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
4 36 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (35.42%) Microsoft
6 31 (32.29%) Finance
7 29 (30.21%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (29.17%) .NET
8 28 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (25.00%) Scrum
11 23 (23.96%) T-SQL
12 21 (21.88%) C#
12 21 (21.88%) RUP
13 20 (20.83%) Java
13 20 (20.83%) Test Scripting
14 18 (18.75%) Visual Studio
14 18 (18.75%) Configuration Management
15 17 (17.71%) Automated Testing
15 17 (17.71%) System Testing
16 14 (14.58%) MVC
16 14 (14.58%) Linux
16 14 (14.58%) JavaScript
17 13 (13.54%) J2EE
17 13 (13.54%) Servlets
17 13 (13.54%) CRM
17 13 (13.54%) VMware
17 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (13.54%) Dynamics CRM

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (8.33%) Apache
1 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 8 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 7 (7.29%) Jetty
2 7 (7.29%) nginx
2 7 (7.29%) IIS
3 5 (5.21%) SAS
3 5 (5.21%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (1.04%) JBoss
5 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (13.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (13.54%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (7.29%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (7.29%) Google App Engine
2 7 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) DHCP
1 7 (7.29%) FTP
1 7 (7.29%) HTTP
1 7 (7.29%) TCP/IP
1 7 (7.29%) DNS
1 7 (7.29%) SSL
1 7 (7.29%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.54%) SQL Server
2 29 (30.21%) Data Warehouse
3 27 (28.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (6.25%) OLAP
7 5 (5.21%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 5 (5.21%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (4.17%) MySQL
9 2 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Power View
10 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.29%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.25%) JUnit
5 4 (4.17%) JIRA
6 3 (3.13%) Maven
6 3 (3.13%) Mocha
6 3 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
7 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (1.04%) Ant
8 1 (1.04%) ERwin
8 1 (1.04%) JMeter
8 1 (1.04%) Xcode
8 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
General
1 31 (32.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (57.29%) Developer
2 24 (25.00%) Analyst
3 21 (21.88%) Test Analyst
4 12 (12.50%) Data Analyst
5 9 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 8 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 8 (8.33%) CRM Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Java Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 5 (5.21%) UI Developer
8 5 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.21%) UI Programmer
9 4 (4.17%) Android Developer
9 4 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Programmer
10 3 (3.13%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.17%) .NET
2 13 (13.54%) J2EE
2 13 (13.54%) Servlets
3 8 (8.33%) HTML
4 7 (7.29%) CSS
5 6 (6.25%) HTML5
5 6 (6.25%) AngularJS
6 4 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (4.17%) Apache Camel
6 4 (4.17%) WCF
6 4 (4.17%) jQuery
6 4 (4.17%) RESTful
6 4 (4.17%) Spring
7 3 (3.13%) Web Services
7 3 (3.13%) XML
7 3 (3.13%) Backbone.js
7 3 (3.13%) WinForms
8 2 (2.08%) React
8 2 (2.08%) Hibernate
8 2 (2.08%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.17%) Mobile App
1 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (4.17%) User Experience
2 3 (3.13%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.08%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.58%) Linux
2 5 (5.21%) Android
3 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (63.54%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
4 24 (25.00%) Scrum
5 21 (21.88%) RUP
6 20 (20.83%) Test Scripting
7 18 (18.75%) Configuration Management
8 17 (17.71%) System Testing
8 17 (17.71%) Automated Testing
9 14 (14.58%) MVC
10 13 (13.54%) CRM
11 12 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 12 (12.50%) Coaching
12 11 (11.46%) OO
12 11 (11.46%) TDD
12 11 (11.46%) Integration Testing
12 11 (11.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (10.42%) Open Source
14 9 (9.38%) Waterfall
14 9 (9.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.58%) SQL
2 23 (23.96%) T-SQL
3 21 (21.88%) C#
4 20 (20.83%) Java
5 14 (14.58%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.29%) C++
7 5 (5.21%) VB.NET
7 5 (5.21%) Python
7 5 (5.21%) C
7 5 (5.21%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.17%) VB
9 3 (3.13%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.13%) VB6
10 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.04%) Ruby
11 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.04%) PHP
11 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.04%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.21%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.29%) Xen
3 5 (5.21%) QEMU
3 5 (5.21%) KVM
4 4 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (11.46%) Puppet
2 10 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.17%) logstash
3 4 (4.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 34 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.54%) VMware
3 10 (10.42%) Google
4 3 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (1.04%) Informatica
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