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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 57 71 73
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 40 42 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.75% 2.12% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 2.56% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 27 18
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £41.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
-1.21% +5.80%

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
1213 1638 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.43% 82.69% 84.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 1123 1026
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 34
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £21.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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
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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +3 38 £400 - 11
Halifax - 1 £378 -
Pudsey - 1 £410 -
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 57 (67.06%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (57.65%) Java
3 33 (38.82%) Scrum
4 32 (37.65%) RESTful
5 25 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 21 (24.71%) Test Automation
7 20 (23.53%) SQL
7 20 (23.53%) User Experience
8 18 (21.18%) OO
8 18 (21.18%) DevOps
9 17 (20.00%) OOD
10 16 (18.82%) IBM
11 15 (17.65%) E-Commerce
11 15 (17.65%) Android Development
11 15 (17.65%) BDD
11 15 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (17.65%) Android
12 14 (16.47%) MongoDB
12 14 (16.47%) CICS
12 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
12 14 (16.47%) Finance
12 14 (16.47%) Virtual Environments
13 13 (15.29%) Mainframe
14 12 (14.12%) CA
14 12 (14.12%) J2EE
14 12 (14.12%) Regression Testing
14 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
14 12 (14.12%) Apple iOS
14 12 (14.12%) iPad
14 12 (14.12%) Syncsort

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 (16.47%) CICS
2 9 (10.59%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (5.88%) Confluence
5 4 (4.71%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (3.53%) Apache
6 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.53%) Mule
6 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.18%) CloudStack
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
7 1 (1.18%) Jetty
7 1 (1.18%) Mongrel
7 1 (1.18%) nginx
7 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.18%) StreamWeaver
7 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.18%) DigitalOcean
1 1 (1.18%) Heroku
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) HTTP
2 3 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.47%) MongoDB
2 10 (11.76%) DB2
3 7 (8.24%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.24%) Redis
4 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.35%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (2.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Android Studio
1 9 (10.59%) Selenium
1 9 (10.59%) SoapUI
2 8 (9.41%) PHPUnit
2 8 (9.41%) Xcode
3 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.24%) Rational Application Developer
4 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 5 (5.88%) JIRA
6 4 (4.71%) Maven
7 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
7 3 (3.53%) git-flow
7 3 (3.53%) IntelliJ
7 3 (3.53%) JMeter
7 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.18%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.18%) GoCD
8 1 (1.18%) JBehave
8 1 (1.18%) Travis CI
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Law
3 3 (3.53%) Local Government
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 52 (61.18%) Developer
2 10 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.59%) Android Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Android Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) iOS Developer
4 8 (9.41%) PHP Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Automation Tester
6 6 (7.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Tester
7 4 (4.71%) Build Engineer
7 4 (4.71%) Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) Deployment Specialist
7 4 (4.71%) DevOps Specialist
7 4 (4.71%) Java Automation Tester
7 4 (4.71%) Selenium Automation Tester
7 4 (4.71%) Selenium Tester
7 4 (4.71%) z/OS Specialist
8 3 (3.53%) QA Test Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (37.65%) RESTful
2 12 (14.12%) Android SDK
2 12 (14.12%) J2EE
3 10 (11.76%) Spring
4 9 (10.59%) Gherkin
5 8 (9.41%) Cocoa
5 8 (9.41%) Cocoa Touch
5 8 (9.41%) JavaBeans
5 8 (9.41%) JSP
5 8 (9.41%) Symfony
5 8 (9.41%) Web Services
6 7 (8.24%) Django
6 7 (8.24%) EclipseLink
6 7 (8.24%) Flask
6 7 (8.24%) JPA
6 7 (8.24%) Laravel
6 7 (8.24%) Struts
7 6 (7.06%) REST
7 6 (7.06%) XML
8 5 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) User Experience
2 13 (15.29%) Mainframe
3 12 (14.12%) iPad
4 11 (12.94%) Mobile App
5 7 (8.24%) Data Centre
6 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.65%) Android
2 12 (14.12%) Apple iOS
3 10 (11.76%) zOS
4 2 (2.35%) Linux
5 1 (1.18%) CentOS
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (67.06%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (38.82%) Scrum
3 25 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 21 (24.71%) Test Automation
5 18 (21.18%) DevOps
5 18 (21.18%) OO
6 17 (20.00%) OOD
7 15 (17.65%) Android Development
7 15 (17.65%) BDD
7 15 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (17.65%) E-Commerce
8 14 (16.47%) Virtual Environments
9 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
9 12 (14.12%) Functional Testing
9 12 (14.12%) iOS Development
9 12 (14.12%) Regression Testing
10 10 (11.76%) MVC
10 10 (11.76%) TDD
11 9 (10.59%) Kanban
11 9 (10.59%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (57.65%) Java
2 20 (23.53%) SQL
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.76%) Apple Swift
4 10 (11.76%) Objective-C
5 8 (9.41%) PHP
5 8 (9.41%) Python
6 6 (7.06%) C#
6 6 (7.06%) Groovy
6 6 (7.06%) Scala
7 2 (2.35%) Ruby
8 1 (1.18%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) Go
8 1 (1.18%) Perl
8 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.18%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) RACF
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) CA Service Virtualization
1 12 (14.12%) OMEGAMON
2 9 (10.59%) CA Endevor
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle Identity Management
3 8 (9.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.18%) Ansible
4 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.18%) Packer
4 1 (1.18%) Puppet
4 1 (1.18%) Terraform
4 1 (1.18%) zSecure
Vendors
1 16 (18.82%) IBM
2 12 (14.12%) CA
2 12 (14.12%) Splunk
2 12 (14.12%) Syncsort
3 11 (12.94%) Oracle
4 7 (8.24%) Zend
5 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.53%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.35%) Adobe
8 1 (1.18%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.18%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £440 per day + DOE
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