The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 67 76 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 86 80 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.90% 2.51% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 3.11% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 43 12
Median daily rate £400 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £414 £373
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
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2459 2576 1844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.96% 80.70% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1617 1801 1152
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 77 57
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.45 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.90% +13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Unit Testing Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire -6 40 £425 +21.42% 25
North Yorkshire +10 22 £388 -6.06% 2
South Yorkshire -1 18 £378 +0.66% 5
Unit Testing
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (36.05%) TDD
3 56 (32.56%) JavaScript
4 54 (31.40%) Java
5 40 (23.26%) BDD
6 39 (22.67%) Software Engineering
7 38 (22.09%) HTML
7 38 (22.09%) SQL Server
8 37 (21.51%) SQL
8 37 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (20.35%) .NET
10 32 (18.60%) MVC
10 32 (18.60%) Scrum
10 32 (18.60%) RESTful
11 31 (18.02%) CSS
12 28 (16.28%) Mentoring
13 27 (15.70%) Visual Studio
14 25 (14.53%) Oracle
14 25 (14.53%) PHP
14 25 (14.53%) Data Management
15 24 (13.95%) ETL
15 24 (13.95%) Regression Testing
16 23 (13.37%) Microsoft
16 23 (13.37%) OO
16 23 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (12.21%) MySQL
17 21 (12.21%) C#
18 20 (11.63%) T-SQL
18 20 (11.63%) User Experience
19 19 (11.05%) Git (software)

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (8.14%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.56%) Tomcat
3 7 (4.07%) nginx
4 4 (2.33%) Jetty
5 2 (1.16%) CMS
5 2 (1.16%) Confluence
5 2 (1.16%) JBoss
5 2 (1.16%) SAS
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
6 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.58%) Kentico
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.58%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.91%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) MS Project
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.07%) HTTP
2 3 (1.74%) Skype
2 3 (1.74%) SSH
3 2 (1.16%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.09%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.21%) MySQL
3 15 (8.72%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 8 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.07%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (4.07%) Oracle Database
6 7 (4.07%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (4.07%) Star Schema
7 4 (2.33%) Neo4j
7 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.74%) Riak
9 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.16%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (1.16%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 27 (15.70%) Visual Studio
2 19 (11.05%) Git (software)
3 16 (9.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (7.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 9 (5.23%) Android Studio
5 9 (5.23%) Subversion
5 9 (5.23%) Xcode
6 8 (4.65%) Jasmine
7 7 (4.07%) Oracle APEX
8 6 (3.49%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.49%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.49%) JUnit
8 6 (3.49%) Mercurial
9 5 (2.91%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.91%) JIRA
9 5 (2.91%) JSUnit
9 5 (2.91%) Maven
9 5 (2.91%) Mockito
9 5 (2.91%) Selenium
10 3 (1.74%) IntelliJ
General
1 8 (4.65%) Finance
2 4 (2.33%) Games
2 4 (2.33%) Local Government
3 2 (1.16%) Banking
3 2 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (0.58%) Back Office
4 1 (0.58%) Billing
4 1 (0.58%) Law
4 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 134 (77.91%) Developer
2 32 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 24 (13.95%) PHP Developer
4 15 (8.72%) Senior Developer
5 12 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 10 (5.81%) .NET Developer
6 10 (5.81%) Agile Developer
6 10 (5.81%) ETL Developer
7 9 (5.23%) Android Developer
7 9 (5.23%) Android Engineer
7 9 (5.23%) iOS Developer
7 9 (5.23%) SQL Developer
8 8 (4.65%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (4.65%) Digital Developer
8 8 (4.65%) Java Engineer
8 8 (4.65%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (3.49%) JavaScript Engineer
9 6 (3.49%) Principal Engineer
9 6 (3.49%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (22.09%) HTML
2 35 (20.35%) .NET
3 32 (18.60%) RESTful
4 31 (18.02%) CSS
5 19 (11.05%) HTML5
5 19 (11.05%) REST
6 18 (10.47%) .NET Framework
7 17 (9.88%) jQuery
8 16 (9.30%) Node.js
8 16 (9.30%) Symfony
9 15 (8.72%) AngularJS
9 15 (8.72%) Laravel
10 13 (7.56%) XML
11 12 (6.98%) ASP.NET
11 12 (6.98%) Entity Framework
12 11 (6.40%) JSON
12 11 (6.40%) Spring
13 9 (5.23%) Hibernate
13 9 (5.23%) Velocity
13 9 (5.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.37%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.63%) User Experience
3 12 (6.98%) Social Network
4 11 (6.40%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.40%) Mobile App
5 10 (5.81%) Algorithms
5 10 (5.81%) Management Information System
6 8 (4.65%) iPhone
6 8 (4.65%) Replication
7 7 (4.07%) Data Structures
7 7 (4.07%) iPad
7 7 (4.07%) Mainframe
8 6 (3.49%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.16%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.05%) Unix
2 15 (8.72%) Linux
3 10 (5.81%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.23%) Android
5 6 (3.49%) Mac OS X
6 4 (2.33%) Windows
7 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (36.05%) TDD
3 40 (23.26%) BDD
4 39 (22.67%) Software Engineering
5 37 (21.51%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (18.60%) MVC
6 32 (18.60%) Scrum
7 28 (16.28%) Mentoring
8 25 (14.53%) Data Management
9 24 (13.95%) ETL
9 24 (13.95%) Regression Testing
10 23 (13.37%) OO
11 18 (10.47%) OOD
12 17 (9.88%) System Testing
13 15 (8.72%) Coaching
13 15 (8.72%) SFIA
14 12 (6.98%) Project Management
14 12 (6.98%) Web Development
15 10 (5.81%) CRM
15 10 (5.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (32.56%) JavaScript
2 54 (31.40%) Java
3 37 (21.51%) SQL
4 25 (14.53%) PHP
5 21 (12.21%) C#
6 20 (11.63%) T-SQL
7 15 (8.72%) PL/SQL
8 11 (6.40%) C++
9 10 (5.81%) Objective-C
9 10 (5.81%) Python
10 7 (4.07%) C
11 6 (3.49%) ES6
11 6 (3.49%) Ruby
12 2 (1.16%) ABAP
12 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.58%) Jython
13 1 (0.58%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.40%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (3.49%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.33%) ACF2
1 4 (2.33%) Docker
1 4 (2.33%) RACF
1 4 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Puppet
2 4 (2.33%) zSecure
3 3 (1.74%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.58%) Control-M
5 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 25 (14.53%) Oracle
2 23 (13.37%) Microsoft
3 18 (10.47%) Informatica
4 7 (4.07%) SAP
5 5 (2.91%) Zend
6 4 (2.33%) VMware
7 3 (1.74%) Sybase
8 2 (1.16%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.16%) HP
8 2 (1.16%) Netezza
9 1 (0.58%) Adobe
9 1 (0.58%) Apple
9 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.58%) Symantec
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