Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 20 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.

Unit Testing
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 61 61
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 -13
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 16 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.61% 2.04% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 2.33% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 9
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £488 £413 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +12.24% -1.34%
10th Percentile £369 £313 £335
90th Percentile £521 £465 £390
East Midlands median daily rate £463 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +27.59% +3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 516 858 704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 84.04% 87.64% 85.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 554 394
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £420 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £264 £270 £261
90th Percentile £550 £588 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 22
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £13.45 £15.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.33% -1.64% +1.67%
10th Percentile £9.28 £10.17 £10.26
90th Percentile £20.63 £40.36 £25.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.85 £15.93 £16.03
% change year-on-year -13.09% -0.59% -1.08%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Nottinghamshire

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Nottinghamshire

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Unit Testing in Nottinghamshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
Nottingham +11 13 £450 +9.09% 18
Sutton-in-Ashfield - 3 £510 -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 12 (75.00%) Web Services
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
4 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
4 9 (56.25%) Docker
5 8 (50.00%) Microservices
5 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (43.75%) Workflow
7 6 (37.50%) RESTful
8 5 (31.25%) HTML5
8 5 (31.25%) CSS3
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) HTML
8 5 (31.25%) Compatibility Testing
9 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (25.00%) Java
9 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (25.00%) .NET
9 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (25.00%) MVC
9 4 (25.00%) Web Design
9 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (25.00%) Jasmine
9 4 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
9 4 (25.00%) Node.js
9 4 (25.00%) Mocha

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (6.25%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) NetSuite
2 1 (6.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) Bower
3 4 (25.00%) gulp
3 4 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (25.00%) Mocha
3 4 (25.00%) PhantomJS
3 4 (25.00%) Travis CI
3 4 (25.00%) Yeoman
4 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.25%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) JUnit
4 1 (6.25%) LSMW
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) NetBeans
4 1 (6.25%) QF-Test
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
4 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) QA Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) RESTful
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) CSS3
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Express
4 4 (25.00%) Handlebars
4 4 (25.00%) Nightwatchjs
4 4 (25.00%) Node.js
4 4 (25.00%) Sass
4 4 (25.00%) Vue.js
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
6 1 (6.25%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Credit Risk
2 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 10 (62.50%) Scrum
4 8 (50.00%) Microservices
5 7 (43.75%) Workflow
6 5 (31.25%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (25.00%) API Design
7 4 (25.00%) BDD
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (25.00%) Web Design
8 3 (18.75%) Analytics
8 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 3 (18.75%) Decision-Making
8 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
9 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Groovy
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) ABAP
3 1 (6.25%) Jython
3 1 (6.25%) SAPscript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP