Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 19 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton - - 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Luton median daily rate - - £344
Bedfordshire median daily rate - £333 £344
% change year-on-year - -3.27% +22.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 291 249 250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 91.22% 85.86% 85.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 159 180
Luton median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £325 £307 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 21
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +258.68% -53.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £49.02 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.75 £45.67 £50.68
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +60.71% -62.67% +117.39%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Luton

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Luton