Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 26 April 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.

NUnit
South West > Bristol
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 101 101
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +1
Contract jobs citing NUnit 9 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.52% 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.49% 0.76% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Bristol median daily rate £388 - £340
10th Percentile £325 - £339
90th Percentile £450 - £422
South West median daily rate £375 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -16.67% +38.46% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Bristol median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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

All Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 258 264 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.02% 16.69% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 148 146
Bristol median daily rate £404 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.67% +3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £285 £280 £288
90th Percentile £546 £500 £458
South West median daily rate £420 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +8.39% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 23
Bristol median hourly rate £40.00 £44.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.53% +14.74%
10th Percentile £37.50 £35.85 £31.80
90th Percentile £42.50 £52.75 £52.50
South West median hourly rate £43.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.16% +1.18% +14.86%

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in Bristol

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Gherkin
3 4 (44.44%) SDET
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) Gatling
4 3 (33.33%) The Grinder
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
5 2 (22.22%) React
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) API Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (22.22%) Front End Development

NUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) Gatling
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 3 (33.33%) JMeter
4 3 (33.33%) JUnit
4 3 (33.33%) The Grinder
5 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
5 2 (22.22%) WebDriver
6 1 (11.11%) JIRA
6 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Automation Tester
1 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 3 (33.33%) QA Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) QA Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Automation Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Tester
4 1 (11.11%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Gherkin
1 4 (44.44%) JSON
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) React
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) SDET
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) API Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Development
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) QA Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Stress Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Scala
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA