Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 105 99
Rank change year-on-year +17 -6 -3
Contract jobs citing NUnit 43 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.05% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.64% 2.46% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 6 0
Bristol median daily rate £425 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £350 £297
% change year-on-year +21.43% +17.75% -12.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 446 325 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.30% 17.27% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 208 169
Bristol median daily rate £425 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +6.16% +2.82%
10th Percentile £313 £286 £274
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £405 £375
% change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 4 12
Bristol median hourly rate £44.38 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.94% -5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £35.44 £36.63 £38.05
90th Percentile £65.95 £42.50 £50.10
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.15 £41.50
% change year-on-year +9.36% -0.84% -2.35%

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

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NUnit in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NUnit in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 42 (97.67%) Continuous Integration
2 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (74.42%) MSTest
4 31 (72.09%) OpenStack
4 31 (72.09%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (72.09%) Ansible
4 31 (72.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (72.09%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (72.09%) Puppet
4 31 (72.09%) NoSQL
4 31 (72.09%) TDD
4 31 (72.09%) WebSphere
4 31 (72.09%) Migration
4 31 (72.09%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (72.09%) Java
4 31 (72.09%) MySQL
4 31 (72.09%) Oracle
4 31 (72.09%) OO
4 31 (72.09%) Tomcat
4 31 (72.09%) WebLogic
5 11 (25.58%) C#
5 11 (25.58%) JUnit
5 11 (25.58%) Test Automation
5 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
5 11 (25.58%) Selenium
5 11 (25.58%) Cucumber
5 11 (25.58%) Gherkin
6 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (20.93%) Problem-Solving

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:

Application Platforms
1 31 (72.09%) OpenStack
1 31 (72.09%) Tomcat
1 31 (72.09%) WebLogic
1 31 (72.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 31 (72.09%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (72.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (72.09%) MySQL
1 31 (72.09%) NoSQL
1 31 (72.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 32 (74.42%) MSTest
2 11 (25.58%) Cucumber
2 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 11 (25.58%) JUnit
2 11 (25.58%) Selenium
3 10 (23.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (13.95%) SpecFlow
4 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 4 (9.30%) JMeter
6 2 (4.65%) CruiseControl
6 2 (4.65%) Hudson
6 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (72.09%) Developer
1 31 (72.09%) Java Developer
2 11 (25.58%) AWS Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Automation Tester
3 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Test Automation Specialist
3 4 (9.30%) Test Specialist
3 4 (9.30%) Tester
4 1 (2.33%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (2.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (2.33%) Release and Configuration Engineer
4 1 (2.33%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) Gherkin
2 3 (6.98%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (97.67%) Continuous Integration
2 40 (93.02%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (72.09%) Migration
3 31 (72.09%) OO
3 31 (72.09%) TDD
4 11 (25.58%) Test Automation
5 9 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (11.63%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (4.65%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Functional Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.65%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) C#
3 6 (13.95%) SQL
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 31 (72.09%) Ansible
1 31 (72.09%) Opscode Chef
1 31 (72.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (72.09%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Cadence