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 3 months to 25 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
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 400 468 380
Rank change year-on-year +68 -88  
Contract jobs citing NUnit 182 160 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.33% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.42% 2.10% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 112 189
Median daily rate £500 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +23.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Median hourly rate £51.25 £46.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.41% -  
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 England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7512 7628 6843
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.68% 15.66% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 5145 5322 4558
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 121 104
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.51%  

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

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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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NUnit in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 25 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
London +58 139 £500 +17.64% 36
South East +17 19 £438 +36.71% 27
East Midlands -8 7 £300 -3.61% 3
North West +30 6 £345 -4.16% 11
East of England -11 4 £363 +11.53% 15
Yorkshire +20 3 £325 -7.14% 7
West Midlands +22 2 £360 +10.76% 1
South West -4 2 - - 12
NUnit
UK

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

1 267 (80.91%) C#
2 245 (74.24%) .NET
3 189 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
4 171 (51.82%) SQL Server
5 166 (50.30%) SQL
6 164 (49.70%) TDD
7 130 (39.39%) JavaScript
8 117 (35.45%) HTML
9 108 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
10 106 (32.12%) Microsoft
10 106 (32.12%) MVC
11 92 (27.88%) .NET Framework
11 92 (27.88%) MSTest
12 91 (27.58%) WCF
13 86 (26.06%) Web Services
14 82 (24.85%) ASP.NET
15 81 (24.55%) Moq
16 80 (24.24%) Finance
16 80 (24.24%) Scrum
17 79 (23.94%) Unit Testing
18 77 (23.33%) OO
19 76 (23.03%) CSS
19 76 (23.03%) Oracle
20 72 (21.82%) Java
20 72 (21.82%) WPF
21 66 (20.00%) MVVM
21 66 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
22 64 (19.39%) AngularJS
23 62 (18.79%) Windows
24 61 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC

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 29 (8.79%) Tomcat
1 29 (8.79%) WebLogic
2 27 (8.18%) WebSphere
3 26 (7.88%) OpenStack
4 14 (4.24%) Apache Spark
5 12 (3.64%) IIS
6 11 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 9 (2.73%) CMS
8 6 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.21%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.61%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (3.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (4.24%) RMDS
2 12 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 58 (17.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (14.85%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.64%) GitHub
4 9 (2.73%) SaaS
5 6 (1.82%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (1.21%) PaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.30%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.91%) Internet
2 2 (0.61%) DNS
2 2 (0.61%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.30%) NFC
3 1 (0.30%) SMPP
3 1 (0.30%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (51.82%) SQL Server
2 59 (17.88%) NoSQL
3 45 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 37 (11.21%) Relational Database
5 33 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (8.48%) Big Data
7 27 (8.18%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (7.88%) MySQL
9 24 (7.27%) MongoDB
10 17 (5.15%) Redis
11 14 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (3.33%) Oracle Database
13 10 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (1.82%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (1.82%) Presto
16 5 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 92 (27.88%) MSTest
2 81 (24.55%) Moq
3 57 (17.27%) Visual Studio
4 56 (16.97%) SpecFlow
5 54 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 45 (13.64%) TeamCity
7 34 (10.30%) Selenium
8 33 (10.00%) Jenkins
9 30 (9.09%) Git (software)
10 27 (8.18%) Subversion
11 26 (7.88%) ReSharper
12 24 (7.27%) Maven
12 24 (7.27%) MSBuild
13 14 (4.24%) Cucumber
13 14 (4.24%) Gradle
13 14 (4.24%) Mockito
14 13 (3.94%) JIRA
14 13 (3.94%) JUnit
15 12 (3.64%) Rhino Mocks
16 11 (3.33%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 80 (24.24%) Finance
2 50 (15.15%) Banking
3 44 (13.33%) Front Office
4 28 (8.48%) Investment Banking
5 21 (6.36%) Retail
6 8 (2.42%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.91%) Back Office
7 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.91%) Prime Brokerage
8 2 (0.61%) Advertising
8 2 (0.61%) Automotive
8 2 (0.61%) Marketing
8 2 (0.61%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 277 (83.94%) Developer
2 126 (38.18%) C# Developer
3 121 (36.67%) .NET Developer
4 58 (17.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (13.64%) WPF Developer
6 44 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 42 (12.73%) Java Developer
8 37 (11.21%) Senior Developer
9 32 (9.70%) C# WPF Developer
10 27 (8.18%) UI Developer
11 25 (7.58%) SQL Developer
12 24 (7.27%) Angular Developer
13 23 (6.97%) XAML Developer
14 21 (6.36%) JavaScript Developer
15 18 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
16 17 (5.15%) Web Developer
17 16 (4.85%) Oracle Developer
18 15 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
18 15 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
19 14 (4.24%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (74.24%) .NET
2 117 (35.45%) HTML
3 92 (27.88%) .NET Framework
4 91 (27.58%) WCF
5 86 (26.06%) Web Services
6 82 (24.85%) ASP.NET
7 76 (23.03%) CSS
8 72 (21.82%) WPF
9 66 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 64 (19.39%) AngularJS
11 61 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (18.48%) REST
12 58 (17.58%) HTML5
13 53 (16.06%) jQuery
14 49 (14.85%) Entity Framework
15 44 (13.33%) XML
16 40 (12.12%) RESTful
17 38 (11.52%) Ajax
18 36 (10.91%) LINQ
19 32 (9.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 30 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 23 (6.97%) Fixed Income
2 23 (6.97%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (6.06%) User Experience
4 16 (4.85%) Client/Server
5 15 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (3.94%) Virtual Team
7 10 (3.03%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.12%) Derivative
8 7 (2.12%) Fintech
9 5 (1.52%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.52%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.52%) Equities
9 5 (1.52%) Grid Computing
9 5 (1.52%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.91%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.91%) Blog
11 2 (0.61%) Credit Derivative
12 1 (0.30%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 62 (18.79%) Windows
2 10 (3.03%) Android
2 10 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.12%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.21%) Linux
5 4 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.91%) Solaris
6 3 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.61%) Unix
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (49.70%) TDD
3 108 (32.73%) Continuous Integration
4 106 (32.12%) MVC
5 80 (24.24%) Scrum
6 79 (23.94%) Unit Testing
7 77 (23.33%) OO
8 66 (20.00%) MVVM
9 59 (17.88%) BDD
10 58 (17.58%) Test Automation
11 41 (12.42%) Dependency Injection
11 41 (12.42%) SDLC
12 40 (12.12%) Software Engineering
13 37 (11.21%) Multithreading
13 37 (11.21%) SOLID
14 31 (9.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 30 (9.09%) OOP
16 28 (8.48%) Web Development
17 24 (7.27%) Microservices
17 24 (7.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 267 (80.91%) C#
2 166 (50.30%) SQL
3 130 (39.39%) JavaScript
4 72 (21.82%) Java
5 54 (16.36%) T-SQL
6 34 (10.30%) XAML
7 23 (6.97%) TypeScript
8 22 (6.67%) VB.NET
9 18 (5.45%) PowerShell
10 16 (4.85%) VBA
11 13 (3.94%) C++
12 12 (3.64%) Python
13 11 (3.33%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.52%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.52%) Ruby
14 5 (1.52%) XPath
15 4 (1.21%) C
15 4 (1.21%) VB
16 3 (0.91%) ECMAScript
16 3 (0.91%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (3.94%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.03%) Degree
3 9 (2.73%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.91%) CFA
4 3 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.61%) ISEB
5 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (0.61%) ISO 8583
2 2 (0.61%) MiFID
3 1 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.30%) EMIR
System Software
1 9 (2.73%) Docker
2 8 (2.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (8.79%) Puppet
3 26 (7.88%) Ansible
4 7 (2.12%) Control-M
5 2 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.30%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.30%) Kibana
6 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 106 (32.12%) Microsoft
2 76 (23.03%) Oracle
3 14 (4.24%) ION Trading
3 14 (4.24%) Reuters
3 14 (4.24%) TIBCO
4 12 (3.64%) Xamarin
5 10 (3.03%) Typemock
6 7 (2.12%) Infragistics
7 5 (1.52%) Google
7 5 (1.52%) IBM
7 5 (1.52%) Kofax
8 4 (1.21%) DevExpress
8 4 (1.21%) Telerik
9 3 (0.91%) Bloomberg
9 3 (0.91%) HP
9 3 (0.91%) New Relic
9 3 (0.91%) Sun
9 3 (0.91%) Sybase
10 1 (0.30%) Adobe
10 1 (0.30%) Perforce
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