Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for NUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NUnit over the 6 months to 18 March 2019 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
England > North West
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 200 204 190
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14 +36
Contract jobs citing NUnit 9 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 0.84% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 14
North West median daily rate £500 £350 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +9.80% -7.61%
10th Percentile £354 £274 £270
90th Percentile £588 £400 £355
England median daily rate £500 £480 £400
% change year-on-year +4.28% +19.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £50.00

NUnit is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,143 1,074 874
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.24% 19.32% 15.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 701 593
North West median daily rate £433 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £283 £271
90th Percentile £613 £553 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.16% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 47
North West median hourly rate £41.25 £40.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.23% -4.12% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33.84 £36.25 £36.20
90th Percentile £48.38 £58.38 £50.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £44.12 £41.00
% change year-on-year -3.66% +7.60% +2.50%

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing NUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in the North West

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NUnit in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in the North West

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NUnit in the North West over the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NUnit in the North West

NUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NUnit in the North West

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 5 £408 +16.43% 9
Lancashire - 3 £550 - 2
Cheshire +1 1 £350 +2.94% 5
NUnit
England

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing NUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Node.js
3 4 (44.44%) React
4 3 (33.33%) Universal Windows Platform
4 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) Xamarin
4 3 (33.33%) NSubstitute
4 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 3 (33.33%) Swagger
4 3 (33.33%) JSON
4 3 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) XSD
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) WSDL
5 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) DBS Check

NUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) NSubstitute
2 3 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) Moq
3 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (22.22%) UI Developer
3 2 (22.22%) XML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (11.11%) React Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Node.js
2 4 (44.44%) React
3 3 (33.33%) JSON
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) Swagger
3 3 (33.33%) Universal Windows Platform
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) WSDL
3 3 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) XSD
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Aurelia
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 3 (33.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Content Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Decision-Making
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Xamarin