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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 68 76 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 76 66 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.64% 2.28% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.75% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 30 33
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £273 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £366 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.66% +7.14%
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
2368 2398 1915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.11% 82.78% 76.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1656 1575 1259
Median daily rate £425 £373 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% +10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £253 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 60 48
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.02 £9.15 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +21 68 £400 +33.33% 21
South Yorkshire -14 4 £475 +11.76% 7
North Yorkshire +6 2 £368 +13.07% 2
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 67 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (37.12%) Java
2 49 (37.12%) SQL
3 47 (35.61%) TDD
4 36 (27.27%) .NET
5 34 (25.76%) JavaScript
6 31 (23.48%) SQL Server
7 27 (20.45%) T-SQL
7 27 (20.45%) MVC
7 27 (20.45%) BDD
8 25 (18.94%) C#
8 25 (18.94%) Oracle
8 25 (18.94%) Software Engineering
8 25 (18.94%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (18.18%) HTML
10 22 (16.67%) PL/SQL
10 22 (16.67%) OO
11 21 (15.91%) Scrum
11 21 (15.91%) Regression Testing
12 20 (15.15%) .NET Framework
13 19 (14.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (14.39%) RESTful
13 19 (14.39%) Mentoring
14 18 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (13.64%) Microsoft
15 17 (12.88%) ASP.NET
15 17 (12.88%) Data Management
16 16 (12.12%) Entity Framework
17 15 (11.36%) User Experience
17 15 (11.36%) 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 7 (5.30%) Node.js
2 6 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.79%) JBoss
4 4 (3.03%) Apache
4 4 (3.03%) IIS
5 3 (2.27%) CMS
5 3 (2.27%) Jetty
5 3 (2.27%) nginx
5 3 (2.27%) Umbraco
5 3 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.76%) Confluence
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (0.76%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (3.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.27%) MS Office
2 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.27%) MS Project
2 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.27%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.52%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) HTTP
2 3 (2.27%) DHCP
2 3 (2.27%) DNS
2 3 (2.27%) FTP
2 3 (2.27%) IPsec
2 3 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.76%) Internet
3 1 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (23.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.30%) Relational Database
5 6 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.03%) MySQL
7 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (2.27%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (2.27%) Neo4j
8 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.52%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (1.52%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (14.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (6.82%) Android Studio
2 9 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.06%) JIRA
4 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.79%) Git (software)
5 5 (3.79%) Jasmine
5 5 (3.79%) Mockito
5 5 (3.79%) Selenium
6 4 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.03%) Maven
6 4 (3.03%) NUnit
6 4 (3.03%) Xcode
7 3 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.27%) JUnit
7 3 (2.27%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.27%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.52%) jMock
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.52%) RSpec
General
1 13 (9.85%) Finance
2 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.52%) Games
3 2 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (0.76%) Automotive
4 1 (0.76%) Back Office
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
4 1 (0.76%) Local Government
4 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (74.24%) Developer
2 27 (20.45%) Java Developer
3 18 (13.64%) .NET Developer
4 14 (10.61%) SQL Developer
5 11 (8.33%) ETL Developer
6 10 (7.58%) Android Developer
6 10 (7.58%) Senior Developer
7 9 (6.82%) Analyst
7 9 (6.82%) Android Engineer
8 7 (5.30%) PHP Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Consultant
9 6 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Informatica ETL Developer
9 6 (4.55%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.79%) DBA
10 5 (3.79%) Digital Developer
10 5 (3.79%) Java Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) Principal Software Engineer
10 5 (3.79%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.27%) .NET
2 24 (18.18%) HTML
3 20 (15.15%) .NET Framework
4 19 (14.39%) RESTful
5 17 (12.88%) ASP.NET
6 16 (12.12%) Entity Framework
7 14 (10.61%) REST
8 13 (9.85%) jQuery
9 12 (9.09%) CSS
9 12 (9.09%) JSON
10 11 (8.33%) Android SDK
11 10 (7.58%) HTML5
11 10 (7.58%) Spring
11 10 (7.58%) Web Services
12 9 (6.82%) Hibernate
12 9 (6.82%) SOAP
12 9 (6.82%) Velocity
12 9 (6.82%) WCF
12 9 (6.82%) XML
13 8 (6.06%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.36%) User Experience
3 10 (7.58%) Algorithms
3 10 (7.58%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.82%) Replication
5 4 (3.03%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.27%) iPad
6 3 (2.27%) iPhone
7 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.52%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.52%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.52%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.52%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.52%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.36%) Unix
2 11 (8.33%) Android
2 11 (8.33%) Linux
2 11 (8.33%) Windows
3 5 (3.79%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.03%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.76%) AIX
5 1 (0.76%) Solaris
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (50.76%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (35.61%) TDD
3 27 (20.45%) BDD
3 27 (20.45%) MVC
4 25 (18.94%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (18.94%) Software Engineering
5 22 (16.67%) OO
6 21 (15.91%) Regression Testing
6 21 (15.91%) Scrum
7 19 (14.39%) Mentoring
8 17 (12.88%) Data Management
9 15 (11.36%) ETL
10 14 (10.61%) OOD
11 13 (9.85%) User Acceptance Testing
12 12 (9.09%) Coaching
13 11 (8.33%) Android Development
13 11 (8.33%) Integration Testing
14 9 (6.82%) Data Security
14 9 (6.82%) Database Optimisation
14 9 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (37.12%) Java
1 49 (37.12%) SQL
2 34 (25.76%) JavaScript
3 27 (20.45%) T-SQL
4 25 (18.94%) C#
5 22 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 13 (9.85%) C++
7 10 (7.58%) PHP
8 6 (4.55%) Python
9 5 (3.79%) ES6
9 5 (3.79%) Objective-C
9 5 (3.79%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.03%) C
11 3 (2.27%) Perl
12 2 (1.52%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.52%) Ruby
12 2 (1.52%) VB
13 1 (0.76%) Ada 83
13 1 (0.76%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.52%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) MISRA
3 1 (0.76%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) ACF2
1 4 (3.03%) RACF
2 3 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Docker
3 1 (0.76%) Firmware
3 1 (0.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) zSecure
2 3 (2.27%) Puppet
3 2 (1.52%) Control-M
3 2 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) Oracle
2 18 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.61%) Informatica
4 4 (3.03%) VMware
5 3 (2.27%) Google
5 3 (2.27%) Zend
6 2 (1.52%) Adobe
6 2 (1.52%) Facebook
6 2 (1.52%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.52%) Sybase
7 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.76%) Axway
7 1 (0.76%) Cognos
7 1 (0.76%) IBM
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