Period
to 16 November 2019

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 November 2019 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 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 556 457 435
Rank change year-on-year -99 -22 +101
Contract jobs citing NUnit 228 480 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.51% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.74% 2.39% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 421 396
England median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £325 £354 £325
90th Percentile £546 £575 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £470
% change year-on-year -5.26% +1.06% +23.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
England median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +20.00% +51.25% -49.70%

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 13,129 20,121 17,670
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.27% 21.17% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,749 13,914 12,389
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £644 £625 £603
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 211 272
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £18.35 £25.41 £29.00
90th Percentile £69.00 £55.00 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +3.66%

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 November 2019.

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 November 2019. 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 -66 111 £525 - 28
North of England +64 46 £418 +7.05% 19
North West +48 35 £400 -3.03% 8
South East 0 34 £368 -26.50% 30
Midlands +39 14 £313 -29.78% 6
East of England +31 12 £400 -5.33% 15
Yorkshire +39 10 £510 +30.77% 10
South West -70 10 £425 - 10
East Midlands +30 8 - - 2
West Midlands +23 5 £313 -28.57% 4
North East +12 1 £350 -16.67% 1
NUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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.

1 196 (85.96%) C#
2 184 (80.70%) .NET
3 120 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (48.68%) SQL
5 94 (41.23%) SQL Server
5 94 (41.23%) Azure
6 88 (38.60%) TDD
7 79 (34.65%) JavaScript
8 70 (30.70%) MVC
9 60 (26.32%) Unit Testing
9 60 (26.32%) AngularJS
10 58 (25.44%) .NET Framework
11 54 (23.68%) Test Automation
11 54 (23.68%) Moq
11 54 (23.68%) HTML
11 54 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 53 (23.25%) ASP.NET
13 52 (22.81%) NoSQL
14 51 (22.37%) .NET Core
14 51 (22.37%) Microsoft
15 48 (21.05%) Git (software)
15 48 (21.05%) Derivative
16 42 (18.42%) SpecFlow
16 42 (18.42%) CSS
17 41 (17.98%) MongoDB
18 40 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
19 39 (17.11%) Microservices
20 37 (16.23%) REST
20 37 (16.23%) Problem-Solving
20 37 (16.23%) Finance

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 12 (5.26%) IIS
2 7 (3.07%) Confluence
2 7 (3.07%) JBoss
3 4 (1.75%) OpenEdge
4 3 (1.32%) K2 blackpearl
4 3 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.88%) CMS
5 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.82%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.88%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 94 (41.23%) Azure
2 12 (5.26%) GitHub
3 11 (4.82%) AWS
3 11 (4.82%) OpenShift
4 10 (4.39%) PaaS
5 9 (3.95%) npm
6 5 (2.19%) Azure Data Factory
6 5 (2.19%) GCP
6 5 (2.19%) Serverless
7 4 (1.75%) IaaS
7 4 (1.75%) SaaS
8 2 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.88%) Azure Functions
8 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.88%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.44%) Apigee
9 1 (0.44%) Sauce Labs
9 1 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.33%) AMQP
2 9 (3.95%) HTTP
3 7 (3.07%) HTTPS
4 6 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (41.23%) SQL Server
2 52 (22.81%) NoSQL
3 41 (17.98%) MongoDB
4 19 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (7.89%) Relational Database
6 14 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.82%) MySQL
8 9 (3.95%) Neo4j
9 8 (3.51%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (3.07%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (2.63%) Data Lake
11 6 (2.63%) Infinispan
11 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (2.19%) Big Data
12 5 (2.19%) RDBMS
12 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database
14 3 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 54 (23.68%) Moq
2 48 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 42 (18.42%) SpecFlow
4 34 (14.91%) Selenium
5 32 (14.04%) MSTest
6 25 (10.96%) Jenkins
7 22 (9.65%) JIRA
8 19 (8.33%) Subversion
9 18 (7.89%) Visual Studio
10 17 (7.46%) Ant
11 16 (7.02%) Octopus Deploy
11 16 (7.02%) Visual Studio Team System
12 15 (6.58%) ReSharper
12 15 (6.58%) TeamCity
13 14 (6.14%) JUnit
13 14 (6.14%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (5.70%) Jasmine
15 12 (5.26%) MSBuild
16 11 (4.82%) Cucumber
16 11 (4.82%) GoogleTest
General
1 37 (16.23%) Finance
2 13 (5.70%) Publishing
3 10 (4.39%) Front Office
4 8 (3.51%) Public Sector
5 6 (2.63%) Games
5 6 (2.63%) Retail
6 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.32%) Banking
7 3 (1.32%) Law
8 1 (0.44%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) German Language
8 1 (0.44%) Marketing
8 1 (0.44%) Military
8 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 183 (80.26%) Developer
2 103 (45.18%) .NET Developer
3 71 (31.14%) C# Developer
4 44 (19.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (12.28%) Senior Developer
6 26 (11.40%) Software Developer
7 21 (9.21%) Senior .NET Developer
8 19 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 19 (8.33%) NoSQL Developer
9 18 (7.89%) F# Developer
10 17 (7.46%) Software Engineer
11 15 (6.58%) React Developer
12 14 (6.14%) Azure Developer
13 12 (5.26%) Tester
14 11 (4.82%) Java Developer
15 10 (4.39%) Angular Developer
16 9 (3.95%) .NET Software Developer
17 8 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
17 8 (3.51%) Lead Developer
18 7 (3.07%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (80.70%) .NET
2 60 (26.32%) AngularJS
3 58 (25.44%) .NET Framework
4 54 (23.68%) ASP.NET Web API
4 54 (23.68%) HTML
5 53 (23.25%) ASP.NET
6 51 (22.37%) .NET Core
7 42 (18.42%) CSS
8 37 (16.23%) REST
9 36 (15.79%) JSON
10 34 (14.91%) Entity Framework
11 33 (14.47%) WCF
12 32 (14.04%) WPF
13 30 (13.16%) Node.js
14 29 (12.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 29 (12.72%) Middleware
14 29 (12.72%) React
15 25 (10.96%) XML
16 23 (10.09%) RabbitMQ
17 22 (9.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 48 (21.05%) Derivative
2 40 (17.54%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.70%) Virtual Team
4 10 (4.39%) Hedge funds
5 9 (3.95%) Credit Derivative
5 9 (3.95%) Credit Risk
5 9 (3.95%) Fixed Income
5 9 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
6 7 (3.07%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (2.63%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.75%) NHS
8 4 (1.75%) User Experience
9 3 (1.32%) Equities
9 3 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.88%) Robotics
11 1 (0.44%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.09%) Windows
2 15 (6.58%) Linux
3 11 (4.82%) Unix
4 4 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (38.60%) TDD
3 70 (30.70%) MVC
4 60 (26.32%) Unit Testing
5 54 (23.68%) Test Automation
6 39 (17.11%) Microservices
7 37 (16.23%) Problem-Solving
8 36 (15.79%) BDD
9 35 (15.35%) DevOps
9 35 (15.35%) Scrum
10 32 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (14.04%) OO
11 31 (13.60%) SOLID
12 29 (12.72%) Software Engineering
13 24 (10.53%) Multithreading
14 22 (9.65%) CQRS
14 22 (9.65%) OOD
14 22 (9.65%) UML
15 21 (9.21%) Continuous Delivery
16 19 (8.33%) Proprietary Trading
Programming Languages
1 196 (85.96%) C#
2 111 (48.68%) SQL
3 79 (34.65%) JavaScript
4 36 (15.79%) T-SQL
5 35 (15.35%) C++
6 27 (11.84%) VBA
7 21 (9.21%) TypeScript
8 20 (8.77%) C
8 20 (8.77%) Java
8 20 (8.77%) Python
9 18 (7.89%) F#
10 7 (3.07%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.75%) ES6
12 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.88%) U-SQL
12 2 (0.88%) XQuery
13 1 (0.44%) VB
13 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (11.40%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.32%) Degree
4 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.39%) QA
System Software
1 22 (9.65%) Docker
2 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (4.82%) Ansible
1 11 (4.82%) MIIS
2 6 (2.63%) Terraform
3 4 (1.75%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.32%) Puppet
5 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 51 (22.37%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.82%) Oracle
2 11 (4.82%) Sparx
3 9 (3.95%) DevExpress
4 8 (3.51%) Google
5 4 (1.75%) Telerik
6 3 (1.32%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.88%) Bloomberg
7 2 (0.88%) Sony
7 2 (0.88%) Typemock
8 1 (0.44%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.44%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.44%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.44%) Solace
8 1 (0.44%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.44%) Xamarin