Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Unit Testing
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 +5
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 4 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 0.73% - 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% - 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 13
Basingstoke median daily rate £450 - £275
10th Percentile £425 - £225
90th Percentile £475 - £400
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -12.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.96 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.96 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year -13.77% - -

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 453 256 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 82.36% 74.85% 83.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 147 236
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% +11.94%
10th Percentile £208 £155 £205
90th Percentile £575 £468 £500
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 16
Basingstoke median hourly rate £17.71 £15.50 £16.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.24% -6.84% +38.65%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.13 £11.77
90th Percentile £41.01 £30.95 £33.13
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +66.67%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Basingstoke

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Basingstoke

Unit Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unit Testing in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) C++
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Video\Live Streaming
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) System Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) WebRTC
3 2 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (50.00%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Electronics
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Telerik
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) CRM

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MEAN Stack
1 2 (50.00%) WebRTC
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Telerik