Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 443 532 484
Rank change year-on-year +89 -48 -39
Contract jobs citing NUnit 484 357 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.37% 0.41%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.72% 2.21% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 270 319
England median daily rate £475 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.50% +6.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £285 £275
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £470 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +17.50% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
England median hourly rate - £46.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.67% -11.76%
UK median hourly rate £23.14 £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -49.70% +22.67% -11.76%

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 17818 16120 14899
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.79% 16.57% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12491 10920 10017
England median daily rate £451 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £280
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 232 285
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £26.16 £23.85
90th Percentile £59.63 £53.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 21 November 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
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 21 November 2017. 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 +102 321 £500 +17.65% 51
South East 0 87 £406 +11.10% 19
South West 0 24 £350 +15.32% 2
East of England +4 21 £350 +16.67% 9
Midlands +9 20 £375 +4.90% 12
East Midlands +13 17 £375 +7.14% 8
North of England +36 12 £348 -0.71% 22
North West +20 9 £348 -0.71% 14
Yorkshire +9 3 - - 7
West Midlands +1 3 £355 -0.70% 4
NUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 323 (66.74%) C#
2 321 (66.32%) Agile Software Development
3 295 (60.95%) .NET
4 250 (51.65%) TDD
5 201 (41.53%) Continuous Integration
6 183 (37.81%) SQL Server
6 183 (37.81%) SQL
7 178 (36.78%) JavaScript
8 177 (36.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 169 (34.92%) Java
10 166 (34.30%) HTML
11 148 (30.58%) MSTest
12 145 (29.96%) OO
13 142 (29.34%) MVC
14 139 (28.72%) Amazon AWS
15 133 (27.48%) NoSQL
16 131 (27.07%) AngularJS
17 124 (25.62%) Oracle
18 122 (25.21%) CSS
19 121 (25.00%) Finance
20 114 (23.55%) Test Automation
21 113 (23.35%) ASP.NET Web API
22 111 (22.93%) Microsoft
23 110 (22.73%) ASP.NET
24 103 (21.28%) Unit Testing
24 103 (21.28%) Puppet
25 102 (21.07%) Ansible
25 102 (21.07%) .NET Framework
26 99 (20.45%) Scrum
27 98 (20.25%) 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 91 (18.80%) Tomcat
2 87 (17.98%) OpenStack
2 87 (17.98%) WebLogic
2 87 (17.98%) WebSphere
3 22 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (2.89%) CMS
5 13 (2.69%) Confluence
5 13 (2.69%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.65%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.62%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.41%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) Apache
9 1 (0.21%) nginx
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.41%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 177 (36.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 139 (28.72%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.72%) npm
4 16 (3.31%) Yarn
5 15 (3.10%) GitHub
6 11 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (2.27%) Serverless
7 8 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (1.65%) Amazon ELB
7 8 (1.65%) SaaS
8 6 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (0.83%) Office 365
10 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.21%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.65%) Internet
2 3 (0.62%) 3G
2 3 (0.62%) SMS
3 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (37.81%) SQL Server
2 133 (27.48%) NoSQL
3 89 (18.39%) MySQL
4 87 (17.98%) PostgreSQL
5 54 (11.16%) Relational Database
6 45 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 43 (8.88%) MongoDB
8 33 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (4.75%) Big Data
11 19 (3.93%) SQL Server 2016
12 18 (3.72%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (3.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (3.51%) DocumentDB
14 15 (3.10%) SQL Server 2014
15 14 (2.89%) Redis
16 9 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
17 8 (1.65%) Oracle Database
18 6 (1.24%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 148 (30.58%) MSTest
2 94 (19.42%) TeamCity
3 89 (18.39%) Git (software)
3 89 (18.39%) Moq
4 87 (17.98%) Selenium
5 84 (17.36%) SpecFlow
6 75 (15.50%) Jenkins
7 66 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 46 (9.50%) JUnit
9 43 (8.88%) Visual Studio
10 37 (7.64%) JIRA
10 37 (7.64%) Subversion
11 36 (7.44%) Octopus Deploy
12 34 (7.02%) Rhino Mocks
13 33 (6.82%) MSBuild
14 32 (6.61%) WebDriver
15 29 (5.99%) Cucumber
16 28 (5.79%) Maven
17 25 (5.17%) Jasmine
18 23 (4.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 121 (25.00%) Finance
2 48 (9.92%) Banking
3 36 (7.44%) Retail Banking
4 34 (7.02%) Front Office
5 24 (4.96%) Investment Banking
6 22 (4.55%) Retail
7 10 (2.07%) Legal
8 6 (1.24%) Advertising
9 5 (1.03%) Publishing
10 4 (0.83%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.62%) Back Office
11 3 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.62%) Law
11 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.41%) Marketing
12 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.21%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 408 (84.30%) Developer
2 152 (31.40%) .NET Developer
3 128 (26.45%) C# Developer
4 110 (22.73%) Java Developer
5 87 (17.98%) Full Stack Developer
6 79 (16.32%) Senior Developer
7 67 (13.84%) C# .NET Developer
8 41 (8.47%) Digital Transformation
9 34 (7.02%) Digital Developer
9 34 (7.02%) Senior .NET Developer
10 31 (6.40%) Angular Developer
10 31 (6.40%) JavaScript Developer
11 27 (5.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 26 (5.37%) Agile Developer
12 26 (5.37%) Senior Full Stack Developer
13 25 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
14 23 (4.75%) Web Developer
15 21 (4.34%) SQL Developer
16 20 (4.13%) Tester
17 18 (3.72%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (60.95%) .NET
2 166 (34.30%) HTML
3 131 (27.07%) AngularJS
4 122 (25.21%) CSS
5 113 (23.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 110 (22.73%) ASP.NET
7 102 (21.07%) .NET Framework
8 98 (20.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 88 (18.18%) HTML5
10 86 (17.77%) jQuery
11 85 (17.56%) WCF
12 76 (15.70%) RESTful
12 76 (15.70%) Web Services
13 57 (11.78%) React
13 57 (11.78%) REST
14 50 (10.33%) Entity Framework
15 44 (9.09%) Ajax
16 37 (7.64%) NancyFx
17 35 (7.23%) WPF
18 30 (6.20%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (4.96%) Mobile App
3 22 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (3.10%) Fintech
6 10 (2.07%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.03%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.03%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.03%) User Experience
8 4 (0.83%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.62%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.62%) Grid Computing
9 3 (0.62%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.62%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.41%) Clustering
10 2 (0.41%) Derivative
10 2 (0.41%) Equities
10 2 (0.41%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.21%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 76 (15.70%) Windows
2 21 (4.34%) Android
2 21 (4.34%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.07%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (0.83%) Linux
5 4 (0.83%) Nucleus RTOS
5 4 (0.83%) Unix
6 3 (0.62%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) CentOS
8 1 (0.21%) Fedora
8 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (66.32%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (51.65%) TDD
3 201 (41.53%) Continuous Integration
4 145 (29.96%) OO
5 142 (29.34%) MVC
6 114 (23.55%) Test Automation
7 103 (21.28%) Unit Testing
8 99 (20.45%) Scrum
9 94 (19.42%) BDD
10 76 (15.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 60 (12.40%) Software Engineering
12 56 (11.57%) SOLID
13 51 (10.54%) SDLC
14 46 (9.50%) OOP
15 42 (8.68%) MVVM
16 41 (8.47%) Microservices
17 40 (8.26%) Dependency Injection
18 37 (7.64%) API Development
18 37 (7.64%) Web Development
19 32 (6.61%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 323 (66.74%) C#
2 183 (37.81%) SQL
3 178 (36.78%) JavaScript
4 169 (34.92%) Java
5 68 (14.05%) T-SQL
6 53 (10.95%) TypeScript
7 26 (5.37%) PowerShell
8 19 (3.93%) C++
9 15 (3.10%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.69%) Python
11 12 (2.48%) XAML
12 11 (2.27%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.86%) C
13 9 (1.86%) Ruby
14 8 (1.65%) PHP
14 8 (1.65%) Scala
15 7 (1.45%) Apple Swift
16 5 (1.03%) CoffeeScript
17 4 (0.83%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (1.86%) Degree
2 4 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (0.83%) SC Cleared
2 4 (0.83%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.21%) ISEB
4 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.40%) QA
2 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.21%) MiFID
3 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (5.99%) Docker
2 8 (1.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 103 (21.28%) Puppet
2 102 (21.07%) Ansible
3 93 (19.21%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (2.27%) Control-M
5 5 (1.03%) Salt
6 4 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.83%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.41%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.41%) Kibana
8 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 124 (25.62%) Oracle
2 111 (22.93%) Microsoft
3 13 (2.69%) Xamarin
4 11 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (0.83%) SAP
5 4 (0.83%) Typemock
6 3 (0.62%) Atlassian
6 3 (0.62%) Capita
6 3 (0.62%) HP
6 3 (0.62%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.41%) ION Trading
7 2 (0.41%) Perfecto Mobile
7 2 (0.41%) Reuters
7 2 (0.41%) Telerik
7 2 (0.41%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.41%) Yardi
8 1 (0.21%) Google