The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 52 55 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -20
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.48% 0.47% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.62% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 8
Average daily rate
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- £513 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Unit Testing
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
463 485 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 74.44% 75.19% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 333 257
Average daily rate £400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 13
Average hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £22.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Unit Testing across the Wiltshire region.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing across the Wiltshire region.

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Swindon +12 1 - -
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) DNN
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (25.00%) DNN
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Content Management
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Code Coverage
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle