The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for NUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 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.

NUnit
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 44
Contract jobs citing NUnit 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - - 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -9.33% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -

NUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 34 29 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 10.86% 8.87% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 25
Median daily rate £415 £390 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% -17.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.20 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.36% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.49% +14.29%  

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing NUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in Bedfordshire

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NUnit in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NUnit 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing

NUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (100.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 1 (100.00%) API Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Exploratory Testing
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL