Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 16 August 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.

NUnit
UK > England
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 427 458 566
Rank change year-on-year +31 +108 -93
Contract jobs citing NUnit 513 386 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.55% 0.44% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.68% 2.41% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 312 253
England median daily rate £463 £466 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.80% +16.56% +13.48%
10th Percentile £326 £310 £291
90th Percentile £575 £625 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
England median hourly rate - £44.38 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.28% -
UK median hourly rate - £37.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year - -15.73% -

NUnit is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19,174 15,999 15,887
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.53% 18.14% 15.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,256 11,022 10,903
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £300
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 279 261
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £42.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.83% +13.20%
10th Percentile £26.38 £28.75 £26.75
90th Percentile £53.13 £53.88 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.27
% change year-on-year - +0.54% +12.72%

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing NUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in England

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in England

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NUnit in England over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NUnit in England

NUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NUnit in England

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 305 £525 +5.00% 47
South West +70 93 £425 +21.43% 15
South East -32 40 £444 +10.94% 34
North of England +1 32 £350 +7.69% 19
East of England +2 24 £400 +33.33% 11
Midlands -8 19 £388 +17.42% 12
North West -18 16 £338 +1.50% 10
East Midlands -3 12 £498 +65.83% 6
Yorkshire -6 10 £350 +7.69% 8
West Midlands -22 7 £363 -1.36% 6
North East - 6 £420 - 1
NUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing NUnit 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 England region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 383 (74.66%) Agile Software Development
2 341 (66.47%) C#
3 311 (60.62%) TDD
4 293 (57.12%) .NET
5 238 (46.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 218 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
7 215 (41.91%) SQL Server
8 195 (38.01%) OO
9 191 (37.23%) MSTest
10 188 (36.65%) SQL
11 162 (31.58%) Java
12 160 (31.19%) Amazon AWS
13 158 (30.80%) MVC
14 150 (29.24%) JavaScript
15 141 (27.49%) ASP.NET
16 136 (26.51%) Test Automation
17 134 (26.12%) Oracle
18 131 (25.54%) Ansible
19 130 (25.34%) WebSphere
20 125 (24.37%) NoSQL
21 120 (23.39%) PostgreSQL
22 118 (23.00%) Selenium
23 117 (22.81%) Puppet
24 116 (22.61%) MySQL
24 116 (22.61%) WebLogic
25 115 (22.42%) Tomcat
25 115 (22.42%) Finance
25 115 (22.42%) Opscode Chef
25 115 (22.42%) OpenStack
26 114 (22.22%) BDD

NUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 130 (25.34%) WebSphere
2 116 (22.61%) WebLogic
3 115 (22.42%) OpenStack
3 115 (22.42%) Tomcat
4 24 (4.68%) NServiceBus
5 21 (4.09%) IIS
6 10 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (0.97%) CMS
7 5 (0.97%) Mule
8 4 (0.78%) Confluence
8 4 (0.78%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.58%) Apache
9 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.39%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.78%) Eagle PACE
2 4 (0.78%) Front Arena
2 4 (0.78%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.78%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.19%) RMDS
3 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 238 (46.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 160 (31.19%) Amazon AWS
3 40 (7.80%) GitHub
4 10 (1.95%) OpenShift
5 8 (1.56%) SaaS
6 7 (1.36%) NuGet
7 5 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.78%) iPaaS
9 3 (0.58%) BrowserStack
9 3 (0.58%) PaaS
10 2 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.39%) npm
10 2 (0.39%) Sauce Labs
10 2 (0.39%) Serverless
11 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.19%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.19%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.19%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.78%) HTTP
2 2 (0.39%) Internet
2 2 (0.39%) RTMP
3 1 (0.19%) LAN
3 1 (0.19%) WAN
3 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (41.91%) SQL Server
2 125 (24.37%) NoSQL
3 120 (23.39%) PostgreSQL
4 116 (22.61%) MySQL
5 47 (9.16%) Relational Database
6 29 (5.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 21 (4.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (2.34%) Big Data
11 7 (1.36%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.36%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.97%) HBase
13 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.58%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 191 (37.23%) MSTest
2 118 (23.00%) Selenium
3 108 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 105 (20.47%) Jenkins
5 99 (19.30%) SpecFlow
6 77 (15.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 73 (14.23%) Visual Studio
8 65 (12.67%) Moq
9 60 (11.70%) TeamCity
10 50 (9.75%) Cucumber
11 46 (8.97%) Visual Studio Team System
12 38 (7.41%) GitLab
12 38 (7.41%) ReSharper
13 37 (7.21%) Octopus Deploy
14 32 (6.24%) Jasmine
15 26 (5.07%) JUnit
16 25 (4.87%) MSBuild
17 23 (4.48%) WebDriver
18 20 (3.90%) JIRA
19 19 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 115 (22.42%) Finance
2 19 (3.70%) Banking
3 17 (3.31%) Front Office
4 12 (2.34%) Retail
5 10 (1.95%) Advertising
6 9 (1.75%) Back Office
7 7 (1.36%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (0.97%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.78%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.39%) Games
10 2 (0.39%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Legal
10 2 (0.39%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Billing
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 404 (78.75%) Developer
2 148 (28.85%) C# Developer
3 146 (28.46%) .NET Developer
4 108 (21.05%) Java Developer
5 71 (13.84%) C# .NET Developer
6 67 (13.06%) Senior Developer
7 58 (11.31%) Full Stack Developer
8 46 (8.97%) Digital Transformation
9 36 (7.02%) Digital Developer
10 35 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
11 27 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (4.87%) AWS Developer
12 25 (4.87%) Software Developer
13 23 (4.48%) Angular Developer
13 23 (4.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (4.48%) Tester
14 19 (3.70%) Agile Developer
15 17 (3.31%) Analyst
15 17 (3.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 17 (3.31%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (57.12%) .NET
2 141 (27.49%) ASP.NET
3 108 (21.05%) AngularJS
4 97 (18.91%) jQuery
5 94 (18.32%) HTML
6 88 (17.15%) Web Services
7 84 (16.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 83 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 82 (15.98%) .NET Framework
10 79 (15.40%) CSS
10 79 (15.40%) WCF
11 60 (11.70%) REST
12 58 (11.31%) RESTful
13 51 (9.94%) Entity Framework
14 50 (9.75%) .NET Core
14 50 (9.75%) XML
15 46 (8.97%) Gherkin
15 46 (8.97%) JSON
16 44 (8.58%) WPF
17 40 (7.80%) React
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.72%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (7.60%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.26%) Fintech
4 16 (3.12%) Fixed Income
5 12 (2.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (2.14%) Equities
7 10 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.56%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.56%) Derivative
9 7 (1.36%) Clustering
9 7 (1.36%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.36%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.36%) User Experience
10 5 (0.97%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.78%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.78%) Exotic Derivative
11 4 (0.78%) iPad
11 4 (0.78%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.39%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 72 (14.04%) Windows
2 13 (2.53%) Android
2 13 (2.53%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.58%) Linux
4 3 (0.58%) Unix
5 2 (0.39%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.19%) VMS
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (74.66%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (60.62%) TDD
3 218 (42.50%) Continuous Integration
4 195 (38.01%) OO
5 158 (30.80%) MVC
6 136 (26.51%) Test Automation
7 114 (22.22%) BDD
8 100 (19.49%) Scrum
9 86 (16.76%) Unit Testing
10 64 (12.48%) Migration
11 61 (11.89%) SOLID
12 60 (11.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 58 (11.31%) Microservices
14 47 (9.16%) SDLC
15 41 (7.99%) Multithreading
15 41 (7.99%) Software Engineering
16 38 (7.41%) SDET
17 35 (6.82%) DevOps
18 29 (5.65%) E-Commerce
18 29 (5.65%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 341 (66.47%) C#
2 188 (36.65%) SQL
3 162 (31.58%) Java
4 150 (29.24%) JavaScript
5 67 (13.06%) T-SQL
6 50 (9.75%) TypeScript
7 33 (6.43%) PowerShell
8 18 (3.51%) C++
9 15 (2.92%) C
10 13 (2.53%) Scala
10 13 (2.53%) XAML
11 7 (1.36%) Python
11 7 (1.36%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.17%) Java 8
12 6 (1.17%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.97%) C++/CLI
14 4 (0.78%) Apple Swift
14 4 (0.78%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.39%) ES6
15 2 (0.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 32 (6.24%) Degree
2 10 (1.95%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.17%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.78%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.39%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.39%) ISEB
6 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.68%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) GCP
System Software
1 19 (3.70%) Docker
2 7 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 131 (25.54%) Ansible
2 117 (22.81%) Puppet
3 115 (22.42%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.78%) Control-M
5 3 (0.58%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 134 (26.12%) Oracle
2 101 (19.69%) Microsoft
3 8 (1.56%) IBM
4 7 (1.36%) DevExpress
5 6 (1.17%) Cadence
5 6 (1.17%) Sitecore
6 5 (0.97%) Perfecto Mobile
7 4 (0.78%) Atlassian
7 4 (0.78%) Calypso
7 4 (0.78%) Charles River
7 4 (0.78%) Embarcadero
7 4 (0.78%) FXall
7 4 (0.78%) SimCorp
7 4 (0.78%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.78%) Typemock
8 3 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.58%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.39%) Google
9 2 (0.39%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 1 (0.19%) VMware