The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NUnit
North West / Cheshire
Rank 52 - 71
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing NUnit 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.37% - 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.17% - 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £340 - £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cheshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 92 165 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 17.10% 17.08% 13.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 95 74
Median daily rate £431 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.48% +15.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +212.50% -67.17%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in Cheshire

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (66.67%) Moq
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) AutoMapper
3 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (33.33%) Bower

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Jasmine
2 2 (66.67%) Moq
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) AutoMapper
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) TypeScript