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 3 months to 29 March 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
South West / Bristol
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 70 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing NUnit 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% 0.11% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.65% 0.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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 Bristol with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 155 119 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 19.09% 13.09% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 78 95
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 2
Median hourly rate £44.00 £38.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.54% +6.45%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 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 29 March 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 Bristol region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) SOLID
4 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) API Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) MSTest
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Web Design
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow

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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (25.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
3 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) API Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft