Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for NUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NUnit over the 6 months to 23 July 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 93 87
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6 +5
Contract jobs citing NUnit 2 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.91% 3.48% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 9
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% +8.33% -7.69%
West Midlands median daily rate £360 £350 £313
% change year-on-year +2.86% +12.00% -26.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 219 201 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 16.74% 13.18% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 141 109
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +11.11%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £196
90th Percentile £538 £500 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £28.50 £41.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.91% -2.94% +34.92%
10th Percentile £18.60 £36.63 £41.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £43.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -9.72% +9.09% -12.00%

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing NUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in Birmingham

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra

NUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (50.00%) Moq
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft