Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 22 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 62 33
Rank change year-on-year +16 -29 +20
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 34 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.92% 2.15% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 2.47% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 41
Nottingham median daily rate £363 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £310 £329 £294
90th Percentile £438 £468 £510
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £363 £413 £375
% change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire 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 Nottingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 743 769 675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 85.60% 86.89% 82.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 404 453
Nottingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £280 £281 £231
90th Percentile £563 £563 £500
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 13
Nottingham median hourly rate £13.23 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.80% -7.41% -22.86%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £28.50 £21.28 £38.40
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.23 £12.50 £14.40
% change year-on-year +5.80% -13.19% -17.71%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Nottingham

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Nottingham

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Nottingham over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit Testing in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) TDD
2 13 (38.24%) Scrum
2 13 (38.24%) RESTful
3 12 (35.29%) Java
3 12 (35.29%) .NET
4 11 (32.35%) JSON
4 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
5 10 (29.41%) B2C
6 9 (26.47%) HTML
6 9 (26.47%) Web Services
6 9 (26.47%) Android
6 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
6 9 (26.47%) Android Development
6 9 (26.47%) Microservices
7 8 (23.53%) Android SDK
7 8 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
7 8 (23.53%) JIRA
7 8 (23.53%) Finance
7 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 7 (20.59%) C#
8 7 (20.59%) Docker
8 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
8 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (17.65%) Mobile Development
9 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 6 (17.65%) CSS
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (5.88%) Apache
1 2 (5.88%) iPlanet
1 2 (5.88%) JBoss
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.94%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) FCoE
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
1 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.94%) Redis
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 8 (23.53%) JIRA
3 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
4 5 (14.71%) Calabash
4 5 (14.71%) gulp
5 4 (11.76%) Bower
5 4 (11.76%) Jasmine
5 4 (11.76%) webpack
5 4 (11.76%) Yeoman
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (2.94%) Grunt
7 1 (2.94%) Subversion
7 1 (2.94%) Xcode
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (79.41%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Android Developer
3 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (2.94%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (38.24%) RESTful
2 12 (35.29%) .NET
3 11 (32.35%) JSON
4 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 9 (26.47%) Web Services
5 8 (23.53%) Android SDK
6 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
6 6 (17.65%) CSS
7 5 (14.71%) CSS3
7 5 (14.71%) HTML5
7 5 (14.71%) jQuery
7 5 (14.71%) Node.js
8 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.76%) Handlebars
8 4 (11.76%) Sass
9 3 (8.82%) WCF
9 3 (8.82%) WPF
10 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Computer Science
2 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) iPad
5 1 (2.94%) iPhone
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Android
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 2 (5.88%) AIX
3 2 (5.88%) HPUX
3 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Solaris
3 2 (5.88%) SUSE
4 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) Scrum
2 13 (38.24%) TDD
3 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (29.41%) B2C
5 9 (26.47%) Android Development
5 9 (26.47%) Microservices
6 8 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (17.65%) Mathematics
7 6 (17.65%) Mobile Development
7 6 (17.65%) MVC
8 5 (14.71%) Front End Development
8 5 (14.71%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (11.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 4 (11.76%) Progressive Enhancement
9 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Web Design
9 4 (11.76%) Workflow
10 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) Java
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) Shell Script
6 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.88%) C-shell
6 2 (5.88%) Korn
6 2 (5.88%) Perl
6 2 (5.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) Go
7 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Scala
7 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) Master's Degree
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (20.59%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) Samba
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) KVM
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) OpenView
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) F5
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.88%) Sun
4 1 (2.94%) Borland
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Opsware
4 1 (2.94%) PlateSpin
4 1 (2.94%) Veritas
4 1 (2.94%) VMware