The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 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.

NUnit
England / East of England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 124 142
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18  
Contract jobs citing NUnit 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.35% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 2.54% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
Median daily rate £363 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.53% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +23.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year -18.47% -  

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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 429 355 430
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.49% 13.91% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 240 248
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £503 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 9
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.77% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in the East of England

NUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NUnit in the East of England

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -2 3 £300 -7.69% 8
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 - 1
NUnit
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) XSLT
4 10 (66.67%) XML
4 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (53.33%) WCF
7 7 (46.67%) TDD
8 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (40.00%) Moq
8 6 (40.00%) LINQ
9 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 5 (33.33%) MSTest
9 5 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
10 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (26.67%) WPF
11 3 (20.00%) WinForms
12 2 (13.33%) ISO 8583
12 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (13.33%) MVC
12 2 (13.33%) Banking
12 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
12 2 (13.33%) Windows
12 2 (13.33%) OO
12 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
12 2 (13.33%) C++
12 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
12 2 (13.33%) OOD

NUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.67%) NFC
2 1 (6.67%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Moq
2 5 (33.33%) MSTest
3 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (13.33%) MSBuild
4 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 11 (73.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (46.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (33.33%) XML Developer
4 5 (33.33%) XML XSLT Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Tester
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
6 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (6.67%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) XSLT
3 10 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 10 (66.67%) XML
4 8 (53.33%) WCF
5 6 (40.00%) LINQ
6 4 (26.67%) WPF
7 3 (20.00%) WinForms
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
3 5 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Build Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Push Notifications
6 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) C++
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft