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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 50 87 88
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +1
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 45 33 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.95% 1.51% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 1.78% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 5
Median daily rate £420 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £510 £362
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.38 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
1271 1856 1424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.45% 84.75% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 843 1235 938
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 51 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £11.67 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £45.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +26 27 £420 +3.70% 9
Bradford +16 4 £290 -17.07%
Halifax - 2 £550 - 1
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (36.59%) Java
3 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
4 21 (25.61%) SQL
5 20 (24.39%) Test Automation
6 19 (23.17%) BDD
7 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
8 17 (20.73%) C#
8 17 (20.73%) Scrum
9 16 (19.51%) .NET
9 16 (19.51%) Mainframe
9 16 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (18.29%) .NET Framework
10 15 (18.29%) RESTful
10 15 (18.29%) DevOps
11 14 (17.07%) Virtual Environments
11 14 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (17.07%) iPad
11 14 (17.07%) CICS
12 13 (15.85%) IBM
12 13 (15.85%) TDD
13 12 (14.63%) MVC
13 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
13 12 (14.63%) CA
13 12 (14.63%) Splunk
13 12 (14.63%) Functional Testing
13 12 (14.63%) CA Service Virtualization
13 12 (14.63%) Syncsort
13 12 (14.63%) OMEGAMON
14 11 (13.41%) jQuery

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 14 (17.07%) CICS
2 6 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.10%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.88%) nginx
4 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.44%) Mule
5 2 (2.44%) SAS
6 1 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (1.22%) CloudStack
6 1 (1.22%) IIS
6 1 (1.22%) Jetty
6 1 (1.22%) Mongrel
6 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.10%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.22%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (1.22%) Heroku
1 1 (1.22%) IaaS
1 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) HTTP
2 3 (3.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.20%) DB2
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.76%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.88%) Redis
6 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.44%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.44%) MySQL
6 2 (2.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (2.44%) Sybase IQ
7 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (12.20%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.98%) Selenium
4 8 (9.76%) SoapUI
5 5 (6.10%) PHPUnit
6 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.66%) Android Studio
7 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.66%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.66%) NetBeans
7 3 (3.66%) Rational Application Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Xcode
8 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.44%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.22%) Calabash
9 1 (1.22%) Grunt
9 1 (1.22%) JBehave
9 1 (1.22%) Mockito
9 1 (1.22%) Moq
9 1 (1.22%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (12.20%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Law
2 5 (6.10%) Local Government
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Games
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 45 (54.88%) Developer
2 7 (8.54%) Java Developer
3 5 (6.10%) Automation Tester
3 5 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (6.10%) PHP Developer
3 5 (6.10%) SQL Developer
3 5 (6.10%) Technical Leader
3 5 (6.10%) Tester
4 4 (4.88%) .NET Developer
4 4 (4.88%) Build Engineer
4 4 (4.88%) Consultant
4 4 (4.88%) Deployment Specialist
4 4 (4.88%) DevOps Specialist
4 4 (4.88%) Java Automation Tester
4 4 (4.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (4.88%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (4.88%) z/OS Specialist
5 3 (3.66%) Angular Developer
5 3 (3.66%) C# Developer
5 3 (3.66%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) .NET
2 15 (18.29%) .NET Framework
2 15 (18.29%) RESTful
3 11 (13.41%) jQuery
4 10 (12.20%) CSS
5 9 (10.98%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.98%) ASP.NET
6 8 (9.76%) Entity Framework
6 8 (9.76%) Gherkin
6 8 (9.76%) HTML
6 8 (9.76%) REST
6 8 (9.76%) Web Services
6 8 (9.76%) XML
7 7 (8.54%) J2EE
7 7 (8.54%) JSON
7 7 (8.54%) JSP
8 6 (7.32%) HTML5
8 6 (7.32%) SOAP
8 6 (7.32%) Struts
8 6 (7.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Mainframe
2 14 (17.07%) iPad
3 7 (8.54%) Replication
4 6 (7.32%) N-Tier
4 6 (7.32%) User Experience
5 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.88%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.44%) Data Integration
8 2 (2.44%) iPhone
9 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) zOS
2 5 (6.10%) Android
2 5 (6.10%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.10%) Unix
3 4 (4.88%) Windows
4 3 (3.66%) Linux
5 1 (1.22%) CentOS
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (26.83%) Software Engineering
3 20 (24.39%) Test Automation
4 19 (23.17%) BDD
5 17 (20.73%) Scrum
6 16 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (18.29%) DevOps
8 14 (17.07%) Virtual Environments
9 13 (15.85%) TDD
10 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
10 12 (14.63%) Functional Testing
10 12 (14.63%) MVC
11 10 (12.20%) Regression Testing
12 9 (10.98%) Automated Testing
13 8 (9.76%) Database Optimisation
13 8 (9.76%) Integration Testing
13 8 (9.76%) Performance Testing
13 8 (9.76%) Security Testing
13 8 (9.76%) Usability Testing
13 8 (9.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (36.59%) Java
2 21 (25.61%) SQL
3 18 (21.95%) JavaScript
4 17 (20.73%) C#
5 7 (8.54%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.32%) Scala
7 5 (6.10%) Groovy
7 5 (6.10%) PHP
7 5 (6.10%) Python
8 3 (3.66%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.44%) Ruby
9 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.22%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.22%) C++
10 1 (1.22%) Go
10 1 (1.22%) Jython
10 1 (1.22%) Perl
10 1 (1.22%) VBScript
10 1 (1.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) QA
2 5 (6.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.22%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (14.63%) CA Service Virtualization
1 12 (14.63%) OMEGAMON
2 9 (10.98%) CA Endevor
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle Identity Management
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.22%) Ansible
4 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.22%) Packer
4 1 (1.22%) Puppet
4 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) IBM
2 12 (14.63%) CA
2 12 (14.63%) Splunk
2 12 (14.63%) Syncsort
3 7 (8.54%) Oracle
4 6 (7.32%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.88%) Zend
6 2 (2.44%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.44%) Adobe
6 2 (2.44%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.44%) Netezza
6 2 (2.44%) SAP
6 2 (2.44%) Sybase
7 1 (1.22%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.22%) Symantec
7 1 (1.22%) VMware
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