Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 6 months to 18 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.

Unit Testing
West Yorkshire > Huddersfield
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 9 18
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield - 4.17% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.56% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Huddersfield median daily rate - - £275
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -1.18% +21.43% +8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Huddersfield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.38 -

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Huddersfield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Huddersfield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 28 18 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield 80.00% 75.00% 64.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 33
Huddersfield median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% +17.65%
10th Percentile £262 £129 £213
90th Percentile £480 £470 £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Huddersfield median hourly rate £25.50 £11.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +126.67% -71.88% +175.86%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Huddersfield

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Huddersfield.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Huddersfield

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Unit Testing in Huddersfield.

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Huddersfield