Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 36 46
Rank change year-on-year -4 +10 -15
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.83% 0.95% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.02% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Canary Wharf median daily rate £625 £225 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +177.78% -57.55% +6.00%
10th Percentile £499 £213 £506
90th Percentile £716 £238 £554
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £625 £225 £575
% change year-on-year +177.78% -60.87% +15.00%
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 249 293 337
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 91.21% 92.72% 86.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 214 236
Canary Wharf median daily rate £515 £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.44% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £277 £311 £288
90th Percentile £650 £604 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £515 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +14.44% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit Testing in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 18 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) JUnit
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
4 2 (40.00%) Derivative
4 2 (40.00%) Scala
4 2 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (40.00%) Maven
4 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (20.00%) Swagger
5 1 (20.00%) CA Agile Central

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 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (20.00%) DataSynapse
1 1 (20.00%) JBoss
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (20.00%) Infinispan
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) JUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (20.00%) NuGet
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Solr Developer
3 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) LINQ
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Security
2 1 (20.00%) Swagger
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (40.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (20.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) OOD
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 1 (20.00%) MVVM
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Scala
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CA Agile Central