Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 445 447 556
Rank change year-on-year +2 +109 -49
Contract jobs citing NUnit 494 477 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.50% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.39% 2.69% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 392 254
England median daily rate £500 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £351 £325 £300
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £500 £463 £400
% change year-on-year +8.11% +15.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
England median hourly rate - - £46.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £23.14 £46.00
% change year-on-year +51.25% -49.70% +22.67%

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 20,643 17,764 15,712
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 21.41% 18.69% 16.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,317 12,488 10,586
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £305
90th Percentile £625 £613 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 257 226
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £29.25 £29.00 £24.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £60.00 £54.38
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -18 275 £525 +5.00% 38
South East -9 90 £492 +23.00% 29
South West +9 76 £425 +21.43% 20
Midlands -2 26 £410 +9.33% 14
North of England -3 19 £450 +28.57% 32
West Midlands -6 19 £375 +5.63% 11
North West -15 13 £450 +28.57% 23
East of England -7 8 £420 +24.44% 12
East Midlands -1 7 £445 +17.88% 3
North East - 5 £420 - 1
Yorkshire -10 1 - - 8
NUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 368 (74.49%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (63.97%) TDD
3 279 (56.48%) Continuous Integration
3 279 (56.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 270 (54.66%) MSTest
5 257 (52.02%) C#
6 243 (49.19%) OO
7 207 (41.90%) Java
7 207 (41.90%) .NET
8 197 (39.88%) Oracle
9 192 (38.87%) Ansible
10 190 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
11 189 (38.26%) WebSphere
12 186 (37.65%) PostgreSQL
12 186 (37.65%) NoSQL
13 182 (36.84%) WebLogic
14 181 (36.64%) MySQL
14 181 (36.64%) Tomcat
14 181 (36.64%) Puppet
14 181 (36.64%) OpenStack
14 181 (36.64%) Opscode Chef
15 141 (28.54%) SQL Server
16 115 (23.28%) Test Automation
17 108 (21.86%) Jenkins
18 107 (21.66%) Selenium
19 104 (21.05%) Migration
20 101 (20.45%) SQL
21 99 (20.04%) Microsoft
21 99 (20.04%) Finance
22 93 (18.83%) JavaScript

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
1 189 (38.26%) WebSphere
2 182 (36.84%) WebLogic
3 181 (36.64%) OpenStack
3 181 (36.64%) Tomcat
4 17 (3.44%) NServiceBus
5 11 (2.23%) JBoss
6 8 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.62%) IIS
7 5 (1.01%) Confluence
8 4 (0.81%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.40%) Apache
9 2 (0.40%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.20%) CMS
10 1 (0.20%) Mule
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
2 7 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.21%) Markit EDM
1 6 (1.21%) RMDS
2 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 279 (56.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 190 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (10.93%) GitHub
4 18 (3.64%) Serverless
5 17 (3.44%) OpenShift
6 16 (3.24%) Azure Functions
7 9 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
7 9 (1.82%) npm
8 6 (1.21%) SaaS
9 5 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.01%) NuGet
10 4 (0.81%) iPaaS
10 4 (0.81%) Yarn
11 3 (0.61%) PaaS
12 2 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.40%) BrowserStack
12 2 (0.40%) Trello
13 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
13 1 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
13 1 (0.20%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.01%) HTTP
2 2 (0.40%) RTMP
3 1 (0.20%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (37.65%) NoSQL
1 186 (37.65%) PostgreSQL
2 181 (36.64%) MySQL
3 141 (28.54%) SQL Server
4 36 (7.29%) Relational Database
5 17 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (2.43%) RDBMS
9 11 (2.23%) Data Lake
10 10 (2.02%) Cosmos DB
11 9 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (1.21%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (1.01%) Big Data
14 5 (1.01%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
15 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database
16 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 270 (54.66%) MSTest
2 108 (21.86%) Jenkins
3 107 (21.66%) Selenium
4 90 (18.22%) Moq
5 88 (17.81%) SpecFlow
6 72 (14.57%) Git (software)
7 56 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 56 (11.34%) Visual Studio Team System
8 53 (10.73%) Visual Studio
9 49 (9.92%) GitLab
10 39 (7.89%) TeamCity
11 38 (7.69%) Subversion
12 34 (6.88%) Cucumber
12 34 (6.88%) WebDriver
13 31 (6.28%) JUnit
14 30 (6.07%) ReSharper
15 28 (5.67%) JIRA
16 26 (5.26%) JMeter
17 24 (4.86%) Ant
17 24 (4.86%) ClearCase
General
1 99 (20.04%) Finance
2 19 (3.85%) Banking
3 16 (3.24%) Front Office
4 10 (2.02%) Advertising
4 10 (2.02%) Retail
5 8 (1.62%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.42%) Billing
7 6 (1.21%) Back Office
8 4 (0.81%) Games
9 3 (0.61%) Marketing
10 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) Prime Brokerage
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 383 (77.53%) Developer
2 170 (34.41%) Java Developer
3 104 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 80 (16.19%) .NET Developer
5 78 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 42 (8.50%) Full Stack Developer
7 35 (7.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 34 (6.88%) AWS Developer
9 31 (6.28%) Senior Java Developer
10 30 (6.07%) Senior C# Developer
11 26 (5.26%) Azure Developer
11 26 (5.26%) Digital Developer
12 25 (5.06%) Digital Transformation
13 23 (4.66%) Analyst
14 22 (4.45%) Architect
15 21 (4.25%) Test Analyst
16 19 (3.85%) Angular Developer
17 18 (3.64%) Automation Tester
17 18 (3.64%) Tester
18 17 (3.44%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (41.90%) .NET
2 74 (14.98%) ASP.NET
3 68 (13.77%) AngularJS
4 65 (13.16%) .NET Framework
5 57 (11.54%) HTML
6 56 (11.34%) ASP.NET Web API
6 56 (11.34%) REST
7 54 (10.93%) .NET Core
8 51 (10.32%) WCF
9 45 (9.11%) WPF
10 44 (8.91%) CSS
11 42 (8.50%) jQuery
12 37 (7.49%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (7.09%) Entity Framework
14 33 (6.68%) Web Services
15 32 (6.48%) RESTful
16 30 (6.07%) React
17 28 (5.67%) Gherkin
18 26 (5.26%) Node.js
19 25 (5.06%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.26%) Derivative
3 20 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (3.64%) Fintech
5 16 (3.24%) Fixed Income
6 13 (2.63%) Hedge funds
7 12 (2.43%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.42%) User Experience
10 6 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.21%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.01%) N-Tier
12 4 (0.81%) Equities
12 4 (0.81%) Reinsurance
13 3 (0.61%) NHS
13 3 (0.61%) Social Network
14 1 (0.20%) Clustering
14 1 (0.20%) Equity Derivative
14 1 (0.20%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.48%) Windows
2 24 (4.86%) Linux
3 22 (4.45%) Unix
4 7 (1.42%) Android
4 7 (1.42%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.42%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.20%) Solaris
5 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 368 (74.49%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (63.97%) TDD
3 279 (56.48%) Continuous Integration
4 243 (49.19%) OO
5 115 (23.28%) Test Automation
6 104 (21.05%) Migration
7 89 (18.02%) Scrum
8 82 (16.60%) Unit Testing
9 76 (15.38%) BDD
10 75 (15.18%) MVC
11 53 (10.73%) Multithreading
12 43 (8.70%) SDLC
13 42 (8.50%) Software Engineering
14 41 (8.30%) DevOps
15 39 (7.89%) OOD
16 37 (7.49%) UML
17 33 (6.68%) Microservices
18 32 (6.48%) Configuration Management
19 31 (6.28%) Continuous Delivery
19 31 (6.28%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 257 (52.02%) C#
2 207 (41.90%) Java
3 101 (20.45%) SQL
4 93 (18.83%) JavaScript
5 34 (6.88%) C
6 33 (6.68%) C++
7 32 (6.48%) T-SQL
8 27 (5.47%) Python
9 26 (5.26%) TypeScript
10 23 (4.66%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.62%) XAML
12 5 (1.01%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.01%) VB.NET
13 4 (0.81%) Apple Swift
13 4 (0.81%) Java 8
13 4 (0.81%) Objective-C
13 4 (0.81%) U-SQL
13 4 (0.81%) VBA
14 2 (0.40%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.40%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (5.06%) Security Cleared
2 22 (4.45%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.64%) Degree
4 5 (1.01%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.40%) ISEB
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (0.40%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (4.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 192 (38.87%) Ansible
2 181 (36.64%) Opscode Chef
2 181 (36.64%) Puppet
3 8 (1.62%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.01%) Terraform
5 1 (0.20%) Grafana
5 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.20%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 197 (39.88%) Oracle
2 99 (20.04%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.63%) TIBCO
4 9 (1.82%) DevExpress
5 8 (1.62%) Bloomberg
6 6 (1.21%) Cadence
6 6 (1.21%) Reuters
7 5 (1.01%) ION Trading
7 5 (1.01%) Perfecto Mobile
8 4 (0.81%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.61%) Facebook
9 3 (0.61%) IBM
9 3 (0.61%) Twitter
10 2 (0.40%) Google
11 1 (0.20%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.20%) CODA
11 1 (0.20%) Infragistics
11 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.20%) Sun
11 1 (0.20%) Sybase