Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 21 November 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.

Unit Testing
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 46 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.29% 1.09% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.32% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Brighton median daily rate £450 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +10.29% +3.82%
10th Percentile £425 £324 £335
90th Percentile £475 £416 £362
East Sussex median daily rate £500 £347 £351
% change year-on-year +44.09% -1.21% +8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -

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 Brighton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 296 303 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 85.06% 82.56% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 187 295
Brighton median daily rate £375 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £225
90th Percentile £553 £538 £538
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 12
Brighton median hourly rate £13.50 £21.43 £19.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.00% +7.61% +26.59%
10th Percentile £10.20 £13.79 £12.18
90th Percentile £101.25 £38.85 £38.66
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £21.36 £22.07
% change year-on-year -20.39% -3.25% +40.23%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Brighton

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Mocha
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) webpack
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
1 1 (100.00%) PostCSS

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) npm
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Grunt
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (100.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (100.00%) Mocha
1 1 (100.00%) PostCSS
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Jest
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript