Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 17 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - 34
Rank change year-on-year - +34 -5
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.93% - 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% - 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Newbury median daily rate £338 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £419 £450
% change year-on-year +4.48% -6.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Newbury with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 285 223 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 88.51% 81.39% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 105 107
Newbury median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £296 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Newbury median hourly rate £12.61 £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.50% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £9.86 £24.00 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £28.00 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +81.02%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Newbury

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Newbury

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) webpack
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Grunt
1 2 (66.67%) gulp
1 2 (66.67%) webpack
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) UAT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow