Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northwich 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 15 December 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
Cheshire > Northwich
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 - 4
Rank change year-on-year - +4 -
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northwich 25.00% - 16.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.00% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Northwich median daily rate - - £343
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £380 £340
% change year-on-year -1.32% +11.76% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northwich median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £39.00 -

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 Northwich with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northwich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northwich 100.00% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Northwich median daily rate £343 £325 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.38% +14.54% -
10th Percentile £317 £313 £225
90th Percentile £362 £418 £340
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Northwich median hourly rate - £9.00 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.17 £20.14 £17.77
% change year-on-year -19.72% +13.35% -2.71%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Northwich

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Northwich region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) JSUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) webpack
1 1 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
1 1 (100.00%) Jest

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northwich 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 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) gulp
1 1 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (100.00%) JSUnit
1 1 (100.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Jest
1 1 (100.00%) LESS
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
1 1 (100.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript