The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 3 months to 26 June 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
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 13 23
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London - 8.47% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 9.26% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.88 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.88% +6.25%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 48 54 110
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 97.96% 91.53% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 33 78
Median daily rate £575 £540 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.48% +8.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Docklands, London

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) React

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Equity Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript