The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
East of England / Norfolk
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk - 0.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £375 £347
% change year-on-year +4.33% +7.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £44.85 £37.50
% change year-on-year -9.69% +19.60%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 118 154 124
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 84.29% 79.79% 65.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 105 89
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 15
Median hourly rate £16.50 £21.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.25% -4.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Norfolk

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Norfolk

Unit Testing
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) JSUnit
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) JSUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Strategy Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
1 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP