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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 49 78 68
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 78 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.86% 2.29% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 2.68% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 28 34
Median daily rate £403 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.16% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £268 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £428 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -3.22%
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
1719 1789 1447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.01% 85.43% 79.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1203 1227 1011
Median daily rate £420 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.06% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 35 21
Median hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.60 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £97.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +46 72 £408 +35.83% 18
Pudsey - 4 - -
Bradford +6 1 £320 -8.57% 1
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 67 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.22%) TDD
3 45 (38.14%) Java
4 33 (27.97%) BDD
5 32 (27.12%) SQL
6 30 (25.42%) Software Engineering
7 29 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (24.58%) SQL Server
8 28 (23.73%) Scrum
9 26 (22.03%) .NET
9 26 (22.03%) T-SQL
10 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
11 22 (18.64%) Regression Testing
12 21 (17.80%) Oracle
13 20 (16.95%) C#
13 20 (16.95%) RESTful
14 19 (16.10%) Mentoring
14 19 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
15 18 (15.25%) User Experience
15 18 (15.25%) Data Management
16 17 (14.41%) OOD
17 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
17 16 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
18 15 (12.71%) REST
18 15 (12.71%) MVC
18 15 (12.71%) OO
18 15 (12.71%) PL/SQL
19 13 (11.02%) HTML
19 13 (11.02%) Informatica
19 13 (11.02%) .NET Framework

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 (8.47%) Node.js
2 7 (5.93%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.24%) Jetty
4 3 (2.54%) nginx
5 2 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.69%) IIS
5 2 (1.69%) JBoss
5 2 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) Apache
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle 10gAS
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.85%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
2 3 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.54%) MS Project
2 3 (2.54%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) HTTP
2 1 (0.85%) DHCP
2 1 (0.85%) DNS
2 1 (0.85%) FTP
2 1 (0.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) IPsec
2 1 (0.85%) SSL
2 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.17%) MongoDB
3 10 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.08%) MySQL
4 6 (5.08%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.54%) Neo4j
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 16 (13.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (9.32%) Android Studio
3 8 (6.78%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.93%) Jasmine
4 7 (5.93%) Xcode
5 6 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.39%) JUnit
6 4 (3.39%) Mockito
6 4 (3.39%) Subversion
7 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.54%) JIRA
8 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.85%) JSUnit
9 1 (0.85%) Log4j
9 1 (0.85%) Moq
9 1 (0.85%) MSTest
9 1 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.85%) Selenium
9 1 (0.85%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (6.78%) Finance
2 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.69%) Games
3 2 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
4 1 (0.85%) Local Government
4 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (78.81%) Developer
2 25 (21.19%) Java Developer
3 15 (12.71%) .NET Developer
4 13 (11.02%) SQL Developer
5 11 (9.32%) Android Developer
5 11 (9.32%) Android Engineer
5 11 (9.32%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.47%) ETL Developer
7 9 (7.63%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Java Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.93%) iOS Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Agile Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Digital Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Principal Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Principal Software Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) Informatica Developer
11 5 (4.24%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (22.03%) .NET
2 20 (16.95%) RESTful
3 15 (12.71%) REST
4 13 (11.02%) .NET Framework
4 13 (11.02%) HTML
5 12 (10.17%) ASP.NET
5 12 (10.17%) Entity Framework
6 11 (9.32%) Android SDK
7 9 (7.63%) Velocity
8 8 (6.78%) Hibernate
8 8 (6.78%) jQuery
8 8 (6.78%) Spring
9 6 (5.08%) AngularJS
9 6 (5.08%) React
9 6 (5.08%) WCF
10 5 (4.24%) Cocoa
10 5 (4.24%) Ember.js
10 5 (4.24%) HTML5
10 5 (4.24%) JSON
10 5 (4.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.10%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.25%) User Experience
3 13 (11.02%) Mobile App
4 10 (8.47%) Algorithms
5 8 (6.78%) Replication
6 6 (5.08%) iPad
6 6 (5.08%) iPhone
7 4 (3.39%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.39%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.69%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.32%) Android
1 11 (9.32%) Unix
2 8 (6.78%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.93%) Linux
4 5 (4.24%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.24%) Windows
5 1 (0.85%) AIX
5 1 (0.85%) Solaris
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (56.78%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.22%) TDD
3 33 (27.97%) BDD
4 30 (25.42%) Software Engineering
5 29 (24.58%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (23.73%) Scrum
7 22 (18.64%) Regression Testing
8 19 (16.10%) Mentoring
9 18 (15.25%) Data Management
10 17 (14.41%) OOD
11 15 (12.71%) MVC
11 15 (12.71%) OO
12 12 (10.17%) Coaching
12 12 (10.17%) ETL
13 11 (9.32%) Android Development
14 9 (7.63%) Data Security
15 8 (6.78%) Database Optimisation
15 8 (6.78%) Integration Testing
15 8 (6.78%) iOS Development
15 8 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 45 (38.14%) Java
2 32 (27.12%) SQL
3 26 (22.03%) T-SQL
4 25 (21.19%) JavaScript
5 20 (16.95%) C#
6 15 (12.71%) PL/SQL
7 12 (10.17%) C++
8 8 (6.78%) Objective-C
8 8 (6.78%) PHP
8 8 (6.78%) Python
9 6 (5.08%) ES6
10 5 (4.24%) Ruby
11 4 (3.39%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.85%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.85%) C
12 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.63%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.24%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (4.24%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.39%) ACF2
2 4 (3.39%) Docker
2 4 (3.39%) RACF
3 1 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) zSecure
2 2 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (17.80%) Oracle
2 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (11.02%) Informatica
4 5 (4.24%) VMware
5 3 (2.54%) Zend
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) Apple
6 1 (0.85%) Axway
6 1 (0.85%) Cognos
6 1 (0.85%) Facebook
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
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