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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 84 76 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 38 50 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.91% 2.21% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.67% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 7
Median daily rate £425 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+9.03% +3.33%
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
1701 1874 1345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.65% 82.77% 79.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1332 852
Median daily rate £420 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 26
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% +5.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 August 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 August 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 +7 32 £425 +21.42% 17
Halifax - 3 £373 - 2
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 56 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.97%) TDD
3 44 (37.93%) Java
4 37 (31.90%) BDD
5 35 (30.17%) Software Engineering
6 30 (25.86%) JavaScript
7 29 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (22.41%) Scrum
9 24 (20.69%) SQL
10 23 (19.83%) SQL Server
11 22 (18.97%) Regression Testing
11 22 (18.97%) Data Management
12 21 (18.10%) .NET
12 21 (18.10%) Mentoring
13 20 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
13 20 (17.24%) RESTful
14 19 (16.38%) T-SQL
15 18 (15.52%) User Experience
16 17 (14.66%) Unix
17 16 (13.79%) C#
17 16 (13.79%) ETL
17 16 (13.79%) REST
18 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
18 15 (12.93%) Oracle
19 14 (12.07%) Node.js
19 14 (12.07%) MongoDB
19 14 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
19 14 (12.07%) .NET Framework
20 13 (11.21%) jQuery
20 13 (11.21%) HTML

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 9 (7.76%) Tomcat
2 5 (4.31%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (4.31%) nginx
3 4 (3.45%) Jetty
3 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.72%) JBoss
4 2 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (3.45%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.72%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.86%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.86%) MS Project
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.83%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.07%) MongoDB
3 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.31%) MySQL
4 5 (4.31%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.31%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.59%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.72%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (1.72%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.76%) Android Studio
2 9 (7.76%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.76%) Xcode
3 7 (6.03%) Jasmine
4 6 (5.17%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.45%) JUnit
5 4 (3.45%) Mockito
5 4 (3.45%) Subversion
6 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.59%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.59%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.59%) Selenium
7 2 (1.72%) JSUnit
7 2 (1.72%) Moq
7 2 (1.72%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.86%) Gradle
8 1 (0.86%) Grunt
General
1 7 (6.03%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Games
3 3 (2.59%) Local Government
4 2 (1.72%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.86%) Law
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (73.28%) Developer
2 24 (20.69%) Java Developer
3 11 (9.48%) Software Engineer
4 10 (8.62%) ETL Developer
5 9 (7.76%) Android Developer
5 9 (7.76%) Android Engineer
5 9 (7.76%) iOS Developer
6 8 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.90%) Java Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Agile Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Agile Java Developer
7 7 (6.03%) SQL Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Digital Developer
8 6 (5.17%) JavaScript Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Principal Software Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Senior Developer
9 5 (4.31%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.10%) .NET
2 20 (17.24%) RESTful
3 16 (13.79%) REST
4 14 (12.07%) .NET Framework
4 14 (12.07%) Node.js
5 13 (11.21%) HTML
5 13 (11.21%) jQuery
6 11 (9.48%) AngularJS
7 9 (7.76%) Android SDK
7 9 (7.76%) ASP.NET
7 9 (7.76%) Entity Framework
7 9 (7.76%) Spring
7 9 (7.76%) Velocity
8 8 (6.90%) CSS
8 8 (6.90%) Web Services
9 7 (6.03%) Cocoa
9 7 (6.03%) Hibernate
9 7 (6.03%) HTML5
10 6 (5.17%) JSON
10 6 (5.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.52%) User Experience
3 11 (9.48%) Mobile App
4 10 (8.62%) Algorithms
5 8 (6.90%) iPhone
5 8 (6.90%) Management Information System
6 7 (6.03%) iPad
6 7 (6.03%) Mainframe
6 7 (6.03%) Replication
7 5 (4.31%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.72%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.66%) Unix
2 10 (8.62%) Apple iOS
3 9 (7.76%) Android
4 7 (6.03%) Linux
5 5 (4.31%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.97%) TDD
3 37 (31.90%) BDD
4 35 (30.17%) Software Engineering
5 29 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (22.41%) Scrum
7 22 (18.97%) Data Management
7 22 (18.97%) Regression Testing
8 21 (18.10%) Mentoring
9 16 (13.79%) ETL
10 13 (11.21%) Coaching
10 13 (11.21%) OO
11 12 (10.34%) OOD
12 11 (9.48%) MVC
13 10 (8.62%) iOS Development
14 9 (7.76%) Android Development
14 9 (7.76%) Data Security
15 8 (6.90%) Release Management
16 7 (6.03%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (37.93%) Java
2 30 (25.86%) JavaScript
3 24 (20.69%) SQL
4 19 (16.38%) T-SQL
5 16 (13.79%) C#
6 11 (9.48%) C++
6 11 (9.48%) PL/SQL
7 10 (8.62%) Objective-C
8 8 (6.90%) Python
9 6 (5.17%) ES6
10 5 (4.31%) PHP
10 5 (4.31%) Ruby
11 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.86%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.86%) Jython
12 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.86%) Scala
12 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.86%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.86%) Degree
3 1 (0.86%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.31%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.45%) ACF2
1 4 (3.45%) Docker
1 4 (3.45%) RACF
1 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.45%) zSecure
2 2 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.72%) Puppet
3 1 (0.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.86%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
1 15 (12.93%) Oracle
2 11 (9.48%) Informatica
3 4 (3.45%) SAP
3 4 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (1.72%) Ab Initio
4 2 (1.72%) HP
4 2 (1.72%) Netezza
4 2 (1.72%) Sybase
5 1 (0.86%) Adobe
5 1 (0.86%) Apple
5 1 (0.86%) Symantec
5 1 (0.86%) Zend
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Rate: Competitive
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
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