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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 428 433 399
Rank change year-on-year +5 -34  
Contract jobs citing NUnit 148 196 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.39% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.02% 2.69% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 158 143
Median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.75% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £621 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £51.25 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.66% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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 7340 7291 6380
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 17.48% 14.59% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4962 4918 4146
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 169 119
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.13 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.89% +12.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £31.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +10 79 £525 +10.52% 45
South East -3 25 £384 +12.86% 17
North West +38 13 £319 -15.00% 11
East of England -9 10 £225 -30.76% 19
East Midlands - 10 £320 -
West Midlands +18 9 £379 +8.21% 6
Yorkshire +18 3 £363 - 6
South West 0 3 £475 +52.00% 6
NUnit
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 249 (80.32%) C#
2 220 (70.97%) .NET
3 165 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
4 152 (49.03%) SQL
5 132 (42.58%) SQL Server
6 120 (38.71%) TDD
7 99 (31.94%) JavaScript
7 99 (31.94%) MVC
8 97 (31.29%) .NET Framework
9 94 (30.32%) Web Services
10 91 (29.35%) WCF
11 89 (28.71%) Microsoft
12 86 (27.74%) Continuous Integration
13 81 (26.13%) Unit Testing
13 81 (26.13%) ASP.NET
14 80 (25.81%) Scrum
15 76 (24.52%) WPF
15 76 (24.52%) Moq
16 74 (23.87%) OO
17 73 (23.55%) MVVM
18 72 (23.23%) Entity Framework
19 69 (22.26%) Selenium
19 69 (22.26%) MSTest
19 69 (22.26%) HTML
20 68 (21.94%) BDD
21 62 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
22 61 (19.68%) ASP.NET Web API
23 60 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
24 57 (18.39%) Windows
25 56 (18.06%) REST

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 17 (5.48%) IIS
2 14 (4.52%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 8 (2.58%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.26%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.29%) NServiceBus
6 4 (1.29%) OpenStack
6 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.29%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.97%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.65%) Confluence
8 2 (0.65%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.32%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 29 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (1.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.97%) MS Office
4 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (3.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (3.87%) RMDS
2 2 (0.65%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (3.55%) GitHub
4 3 (0.97%) PaaS
5 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.65%) SaaS
6 1 (0.32%) Asana
6 1 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.29%) snoop
2 2 (0.65%) DNS
2 2 (0.65%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.65%) SMS
3 1 (0.32%) HTTP
3 1 (0.32%) NFC
3 1 (0.32%) SMPP
3 1 (0.32%) SNMP
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (42.58%) SQL Server
2 31 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 28 (9.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 18 (5.81%) Big Data
6 13 (4.19%) MongoDB
7 10 (3.23%) Redis
7 10 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.61%) MySQL
9 5 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.29%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.29%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (24.52%) Moq
2 69 (22.26%) MSTest
2 69 (22.26%) Selenium
3 62 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 55 (17.74%) Visual Studio
5 53 (17.10%) SpecFlow
6 48 (15.48%) Subversion
7 43 (13.87%) Git (software)
8 30 (9.68%) ReSharper
9 26 (8.39%) MSBuild
10 25 (8.06%) JUnit
10 25 (8.06%) TeamCity
10 25 (8.06%) WebDriver
11 23 (7.42%) Jenkins
12 22 (7.10%) JIRA
13 21 (6.77%) Cucumber
14 17 (5.48%) CruiseControl
15 16 (5.16%) SoapUI
16 15 (4.84%) ClearCase
16 15 (4.84%) Maven
General
1 55 (17.74%) Finance
2 41 (13.23%) Front Office
3 39 (12.58%) Banking
4 20 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.58%) Advertising
6 7 (2.26%) Retail
7 6 (1.94%) Back Office
7 6 (1.94%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.29%) Marketing
9 2 (0.65%) Automotive
9 2 (0.65%) Electronics
9 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Local Government
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 233 (75.16%) Developer
2 121 (39.03%) C# Developer
3 118 (38.06%) .NET Developer
4 58 (18.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (12.58%) WPF Developer
6 38 (12.26%) Senior Developer
7 28 (9.03%) SQL Developer
8 25 (8.06%) C# WPF Developer
9 22 (7.10%) Java Developer
10 21 (6.77%) Agile Developer
10 21 (6.77%) UI Developer
11 19 (6.13%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
13 17 (5.48%) Agile C# Developer
13 17 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 16 (5.16%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (5.16%) WCF Developer
15 15 (4.84%) Analyst
15 15 (4.84%) WinForms Developer
15 15 (4.84%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (70.97%) .NET
2 97 (31.29%) .NET Framework
3 94 (30.32%) Web Services
4 91 (29.35%) WCF
5 81 (26.13%) ASP.NET
6 76 (24.52%) WPF
7 72 (23.23%) Entity Framework
8 69 (22.26%) HTML
9 61 (19.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 60 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 56 (18.06%) REST
12 49 (15.81%) RESTful
12 49 (15.81%) XML
13 44 (14.19%) SOAP
14 37 (11.94%) CSS
14 37 (11.94%) jQuery
15 34 (10.97%) AngularJS
16 29 (9.35%) HTML5
17 28 (9.03%) LINQ
18 25 (8.06%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.35%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.71%) User Experience
3 23 (7.42%) Fixed Income
4 19 (6.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (4.84%) Client/Server
5 15 (4.84%) Derivative
6 8 (2.58%) N-Tier
7 7 (2.26%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.94%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.94%) Grid Computing
8 6 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.29%) iPad
9 4 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.97%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.65%) BBC
11 2 (0.65%) Fintech
11 2 (0.65%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.32%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.32%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 57 (18.39%) Windows
2 15 (4.84%) Unix
3 14 (4.52%) Linux
4 8 (2.58%) Android
4 8 (2.58%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.29%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.97%) Solaris
6 3 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.97%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (0.97%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (38.71%) TDD
3 99 (31.94%) MVC
4 86 (27.74%) Continuous Integration
5 81 (26.13%) Unit Testing
6 80 (25.81%) Scrum
7 74 (23.87%) OO
8 73 (23.55%) MVVM
9 68 (21.94%) BDD
10 43 (13.87%) Multithreading
10 43 (13.87%) OOD
11 39 (12.58%) SDLC
12 38 (12.26%) SOLID
13 37 (11.94%) Test Automation
14 36 (11.61%) Software Engineering
15 35 (11.29%) DevOps
16 27 (8.71%) Dependency Injection
16 27 (8.71%) OOP
17 25 (8.06%) SOA
18 24 (7.74%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 249 (80.32%) C#
2 152 (49.03%) SQL
3 99 (31.94%) JavaScript
4 52 (16.77%) T-SQL
5 51 (16.45%) Java
6 27 (8.71%) XAML
7 22 (7.10%) PowerShell
8 21 (6.77%) C++
9 18 (5.81%) Python
10 16 (5.16%) VB.NET
11 12 (3.87%) Ruby
12 11 (3.55%) C
13 10 (3.23%) VB
14 9 (2.90%) TypeScript
15 8 (2.58%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.61%) Groovy
17 3 (0.97%) Perl
18 2 (0.65%) VBA
19 1 (0.32%) Go
19 1 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (4.52%) Degree
2 13 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.61%) ISEB
4 5 (1.61%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.97%) CFA
5 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.65%) MCAD
6 2 (0.65%) MCSD
6 2 (0.65%) MCTS
7 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.74%) QA
2 3 (0.97%) SDET
3 2 (0.65%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.32%) EMIR
System Software
1 9 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.58%) Docker
3 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (2.58%) Puppet
2 6 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.32%) SCOM
4 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 89 (28.71%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.48%) Oracle
3 12 (3.87%) ION Trading
3 12 (3.87%) Reuters
3 12 (3.87%) TIBCO
4 10 (3.23%) DevExpress
4 10 (3.23%) Infragistics
5 7 (2.26%) Rackspace
5 7 (2.26%) RedGate
6 6 (1.94%) HP
6 6 (1.94%) Typemock
7 4 (1.29%) Adobe
7 4 (1.29%) Google
7 4 (1.29%) IBM
7 4 (1.29%) Telerik
7 4 (1.29%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.97%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.97%) Perforce
8 3 (0.97%) Sun
8 3 (0.97%) Sybase
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