Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 13 November 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.

Unit Testing
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 43 39
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +7
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.79% 1.77% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.91% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £625 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +177.78% -57.55%
10th Percentile £504 £499 £213
90th Percentile £614 £716 £238
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £625 £225
% change year-on-year -8.00% +177.78% -60.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets 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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 316 262 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 94.33% 92.91% 92.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 200 212
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £515 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.94% +15.08% -10.50%
10th Percentile £368 £263 £307
90th Percentile £600 £650 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £515 £450
% change year-on-year +1.94% +14.44% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £93.44 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +522.92% - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £93.44 £15.00 -
% change year-on-year +522.92% - -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Canary Wharf

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Canary Wharf

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit Testing in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Back Office
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Endur
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet
5 1 (16.67%) F5
5 1 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
5 1 (16.67%) FastCGI
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (16.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) BIG-IP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (66.67%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Endur Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Endur Developer
2 4 (66.67%) OpenLink Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) OpenLink Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Python Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) CGI
3 1 (16.67%) Embperl
3 1 (16.67%) FastCGI
3 1 (16.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) SUSE
1 1 (16.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) OOD
2 4 (66.67%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) ETL Development
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk