Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 195 209
Rank change year-on-year -15 +14 +21
Contract jobs citing NUnit 13 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.22% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 0.77% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 8
North West median daily rate £450 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £303 £335 £300
90th Percentile £475 £419 £375
England median daily rate £500 £475 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £46.00

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 1,249 1,037 967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.75% 18.24% 14.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 868 713 649
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £286 £287
90th Percentile £588 £550 £500
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 36 24
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £28.50 £35.63 £34.18
90th Percentile £48.25 £55.00 £43.70
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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 -14 9 £365 +3.55% 10
Merseyside - 4 £450 - 5
NUnit
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 11 (84.62%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) Selenium
3 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
3 6 (46.15%) SpecFlow
4 5 (38.46%) Node.js
4 5 (38.46%) React
5 4 (30.77%) Java
5 4 (30.77%) JUnit
5 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) QA
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
5 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
5 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
5 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
6 3 (23.08%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (23.08%) DevOps
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
7 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
7 2 (15.38%) Content Management
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET

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 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
1 6 (46.15%) Selenium
1 6 (46.15%) SpecFlow
2 4 (30.77%) JUnit
2 4 (30.77%) WebDriver
3 1 (7.69%) Moq
3 1 (7.69%) Ranorex
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Automation Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Lead Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (7.69%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) Node.js
2 5 (38.46%) React
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Aurelia
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (7.69%) LESS
5 1 (7.69%) Ninject
5 1 (7.69%) Sass
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.69%) Vue.js
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Functional Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Prototyping
3 3 (23.08%) Rapid Prototyping
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (7.69%) SOLID
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker