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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 48 93 69
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -24
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 112 49 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.04% 1.66% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 2.00% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 25 38
Median daily rate £400 £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £431 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
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
2370 2446 1839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 85.47% 82.64% 76.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1653 1715 1215
Median daily rate £425 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 55 56
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.39 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -0.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +49 81 £425 +32.81% 15
South Yorkshire +1 17 £338 -20.58% 5
North Yorkshire +7 8 £375 +15.38% 2
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 79 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (37.28%) TDD
3 61 (36.09%) Java
4 53 (31.36%) JavaScript
5 49 (28.99%) SQL
6 39 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 37 (21.89%) BDD
8 36 (21.30%) HTML
9 35 (20.71%) .NET
9 35 (20.71%) MVC
9 35 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (20.12%) Software Engineering
10 34 (20.12%) Scrum
10 34 (20.12%) RESTful
11 32 (18.93%) T-SQL
12 30 (17.75%) OO
13 29 (17.16%) Oracle
14 27 (15.98%) C#
14 27 (15.98%) Mentoring
15 25 (14.79%) PHP
16 24 (14.20%) CSS
16 24 (14.20%) OOD
17 23 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (13.02%) User Experience
18 22 (13.02%) Data Management
18 22 (13.02%) .NET Framework
18 22 (13.02%) Regression Testing
19 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET
19 21 (12.43%) PL/SQL
20 20 (11.83%) Unix

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 11 (6.51%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.55%) Jetty
2 6 (3.55%) nginx
3 3 (1.78%) CMS
4 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.18%) IIS
4 2 (1.18%) JBoss
4 2 (1.18%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.59%) Apache
5 1 (0.59%) Confluence
5 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.59%) Kentico
5 1 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.59%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (2.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.78%) MS Office
2 3 (1.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (1.78%) MS Project
2 3 (1.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.78%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.78%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.18%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.55%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.18%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.33%) HTTP
2 3 (1.78%) Skype
3 2 (1.18%) DHCP
3 2 (1.18%) DNS
3 2 (1.18%) FTP
3 2 (1.18%) IPsec
3 2 (1.18%) SSH
3 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.24%) MySQL
3 17 (10.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.51%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.14%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.96%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (2.96%) Star Schema
9 4 (2.37%) Neo4j
9 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.18%) Riak
11 2 (1.18%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 20 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (8.28%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.10%) Android Studio
4 10 (5.92%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.73%) Jasmine
5 8 (4.73%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.73%) Subversion
6 7 (4.14%) JUnit
6 7 (4.14%) Xcode
7 6 (3.55%) Mercurial
7 6 (3.55%) Mockito
8 5 (2.96%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.96%) JIRA
8 5 (2.96%) Maven
8 5 (2.96%) Oracle APEX
8 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (2.37%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.78%) NUnit
10 3 (1.78%) Selenium
General
1 8 (4.73%) Finance
2 3 (1.78%) Banking
2 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.18%) Back Office
3 2 (1.18%) Games
3 2 (1.18%) Retail
4 1 (0.59%) Automotive
4 1 (0.59%) Law
4 1 (0.59%) Local Government
4 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 131 (77.51%) Developer
2 37 (21.89%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.20%) PHP Developer
4 16 (9.47%) SQL Developer
5 15 (8.88%) .NET Developer
6 12 (7.10%) Android Developer
6 12 (7.10%) Android Engineer
6 12 (7.10%) ETL Developer
6 12 (7.10%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.51%) Software Engineer
8 8 (4.73%) Agile Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (4.73%) DBA
8 8 (4.73%) Digital Developer
8 8 (4.73%) Java Engineer
8 8 (4.73%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (4.73%) SQL DBA
9 7 (4.14%) iOS Developer
9 7 (4.14%) SQL Server DBA
9 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.30%) HTML
2 35 (20.71%) .NET
3 34 (20.12%) RESTful
4 24 (14.20%) CSS
5 22 (13.02%) .NET Framework
6 21 (12.43%) ASP.NET
7 18 (10.65%) Entity Framework
8 17 (10.06%) Symfony
9 16 (9.47%) REST
10 14 (8.28%) Laravel
10 14 (8.28%) Spring
11 13 (7.69%) HTML5
11 13 (7.69%) jQuery
12 12 (7.10%) Android SDK
12 12 (7.10%) Hibernate
12 12 (7.10%) Node.js
12 12 (7.10%) Web Services
13 9 (5.33%) CodeIgniter
13 9 (5.33%) Velocity
13 9 (5.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.61%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (13.02%) User Experience
3 16 (9.47%) Replication
4 14 (8.28%) Mobile App
5 11 (6.51%) Computer Science
6 10 (5.92%) Algorithms
7 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
8 7 (4.14%) Mainframe
9 6 (3.55%) iPhone
10 5 (2.96%) Data Structures
10 5 (2.96%) iPad
11 2 (1.18%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.18%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.59%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.59%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.83%) Unix
2 19 (11.24%) Linux
3 12 (7.10%) Android
4 8 (4.73%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.55%) Mac OS X
5 6 (3.55%) Windows
6 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (37.28%) TDD
3 37 (21.89%) BDD
4 35 (20.71%) Continuous Integration
4 35 (20.71%) MVC
5 34 (20.12%) Scrum
5 34 (20.12%) Software Engineering
6 30 (17.75%) OO
7 27 (15.98%) Mentoring
8 24 (14.20%) OOD
9 22 (13.02%) Data Management
9 22 (13.02%) Regression Testing
10 20 (11.83%) ETL
11 16 (9.47%) Database Optimisation
11 16 (9.47%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (8.28%) Coaching
13 12 (7.10%) Android Development
13 12 (7.10%) Web Development
14 10 (5.92%) E-Commerce
15 9 (5.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (36.09%) Java
2 53 (31.36%) JavaScript
3 49 (28.99%) SQL
4 32 (18.93%) T-SQL
5 27 (15.98%) C#
6 25 (14.79%) PHP
7 21 (12.43%) PL/SQL
8 13 (7.69%) C++
9 11 (6.51%) Python
10 8 (4.73%) Objective-C
11 7 (4.14%) Ruby
12 6 (3.55%) C
12 6 (3.55%) ES6
13 3 (1.78%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.59%) Ada
15 1 (0.59%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.59%) Go
15 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (5.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (4.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (2.96%) Degree
4 1 (0.59%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (2.96%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) MISRA
3 1 (0.59%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.37%) ACF2
2 4 (2.37%) Docker
2 4 (2.37%) RACF
3 1 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (4.14%) Puppet
2 4 (2.37%) zSecure
3 3 (1.78%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.18%) Control-M
4 2 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (17.16%) Oracle
2 16 (9.47%) Informatica
3 15 (8.88%) Microsoft
4 6 (3.55%) VMware
4 6 (3.55%) Zend
5 4 (2.37%) Sybase
6 2 (1.18%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.18%) Google
6 2 (1.18%) HP
6 2 (1.18%) Netezza
6 2 (1.18%) SAP
7 1 (0.59%) Apple
7 1 (0.59%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.59%) Cognos
7 1 (0.59%) IBM
7 1 (0.59%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.59%) Symantec
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