Period
to 27 May 2020

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 27 May 2020 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
27 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 518 574 435
Rank change year-on-year +56 -139 +81
Contract jobs citing NUnit 78 255 499
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.31% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.01% 1.49% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 204 422
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £325 £341 £325
90th Percentile £750 £650 £575
UK median daily rate £465 £475 £453
% change year-on-year -2.11% +4.97% +0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 7,718 17,110 18,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.31% 20.64% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,083 11,463 12,522
Median daily rate £500 £490 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +9.83%
10th Percentile £332 £342 £319
90th Percentile £675 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +3.16% - +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 258 203
Median hourly rate £38.50 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.49% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £21.25 £21.95 £31.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.00 £67.25
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -3.49% +1.18% -

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in England

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NUnit in England.

Daily rate trend for NUnit in England

NUnit
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NUnit in England over the 6 months to 27 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for NUnit in England

NUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing NUnit in England.

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 27 May 2020. 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 +60 52 £588 +20.51% 3
South East +86 10 £385 -21.75% 10
Midlands +71 6 £400 +11.11% 2
West Midlands +65 6 £400 +23.08% 2
South West +60 6 £475 +46.15% 3
North of England +93 3 £350 -28.21% 9
North East +25 2 £350 - 2
North West +50 1 £390 -22.00% 2
East of England +49 1 £350 -22.22% 1
NUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2020, 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 72 (92.31%) C#
2 58 (74.36%) .NET
3 45 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (57.69%) Azure
4 41 (52.56%) Test Automation
5 39 (50.00%) TDD
6 33 (42.31%) DevOps
7 29 (37.18%) Selenium
7 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
8 28 (35.90%) AngularJS
9 26 (33.33%) SQL
10 24 (30.77%) HTML
10 24 (30.77%) Scrum
11 23 (29.49%) BDD
12 22 (28.21%) .NET Framework
13 20 (25.64%) Windows
13 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (24.36%) MVVM
14 19 (24.36%) Front Office
14 19 (24.36%) Banking
14 19 (24.36%) Investment Banking
15 18 (23.08%) HTML5
15 18 (23.08%) SDLC
16 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
17 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
17 16 (20.51%) SpecFlow
18 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
18 15 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (17.95%) Java
19 14 (17.95%) 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 9 (11.54%) Apache Spark
2 8 (10.26%) IIS
3 5 (6.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Endur
1 1 (1.28%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 45 (57.69%) Azure
2 10 (12.82%) GitHub
3 4 (5.13%) AWS
4 3 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.56%) Azure Stack
5 2 (2.56%) PaaS
6 1 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.28%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.67%) RTMP
2 4 (5.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) Relational Database
3 10 (12.82%) MongoDB
4 9 (11.54%) Big Data
4 9 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 9 (11.54%) Redis
5 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database
5 8 (10.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.13%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.28%) MySQL
8 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (37.18%) Selenium
2 16 (20.51%) SpecFlow
3 13 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
4 12 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 11 (14.10%) Git (software)
5 11 (14.10%) JIRA
6 10 (12.82%) JUnit
6 10 (12.82%) Mockito
6 10 (12.82%) MSTest
7 9 (11.54%) Gradle
7 9 (11.54%) Maven
7 9 (11.54%) WebDriver
8 8 (10.26%) Moq
8 8 (10.26%) Subversion
9 6 (7.69%) Mocha
9 6 (7.69%) ReSharper
10 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
10 5 (6.41%) StyleCop
10 5 (6.41%) Zephyr
General
1 19 (24.36%) Banking
1 19 (24.36%) Front Office
1 19 (24.36%) Investment Banking
2 11 (14.10%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (58.97%) Developer
2 28 (35.90%) C# Developer
3 18 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Automation Tester
5 8 (10.26%) Azure Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Tester
6 7 (8.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.97%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
6 7 (8.97%) Developer in Test
7 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.41%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (6.41%) C# WCF Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.41%) React Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Test Automation Developer
8 5 (6.41%) WCF Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Agile Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (74.36%) .NET
2 28 (35.90%) AngularJS
3 24 (30.77%) HTML
4 22 (28.21%) .NET Framework
5 20 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (23.08%) HTML5
7 13 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 13 (16.67%) Reactive Extensions
7 13 (16.67%) RESTful
8 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 12 (15.38%) WCF
9 11 (14.10%) React
10 10 (12.82%) Middleware
10 10 (12.82%) Web Services
11 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (11.54%) Drools
11 9 (11.54%) Esper
11 9 (11.54%) NancyFx
11 9 (11.54%) Spring
11 9 (11.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (6.41%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.41%) Virtual Team
3 4 (5.13%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Derivative
4 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Windows
2 13 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (52.56%) Test Automation
3 39 (50.00%) TDD
4 33 (42.31%) DevOps
5 24 (30.77%) Scrum
6 23 (29.49%) BDD
7 19 (24.36%) MVVM
8 18 (23.08%) SDLC
9 15 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (19.23%) Unit Testing
10 14 (17.95%) MVC
11 13 (16.67%) Pair Programming
11 13 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
12 12 (15.38%) Test Scripting
12 12 (15.38%) User Stories
13 11 (14.10%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (14.10%) Kanban
13 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (14.10%) Test Strategy
14 9 (11.54%) Impact Mapping
Programming Languages
1 72 (92.31%) C#
2 29 (37.18%) JavaScript
3 26 (33.33%) SQL
4 14 (17.95%) Java
5 9 (11.54%) C++
6 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.13%) Java 8
9 3 (3.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.28%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) ISTQB
1 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Docker
2 3 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.41%) Terraform
3 3 (3.85%) MIIS
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.26%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.56%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.28%) MEDITECH
5 1 (1.28%) Reuters
5 1 (1.28%) TIBCO