Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 19 January 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.

Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 21 -
Rank change year-on-year -20 - +23
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 1 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.30% 3.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 4.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Peterborough median daily rate £450 £290 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +55.17% - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +21.43% +2.94% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £42.50 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -

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 Peterborough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 280 163 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 83.83% 78.74% 69.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 86 83
Peterborough median daily rate £360 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £209 £213 £174
90th Percentile £513 £488 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £388 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +3.33% -3.85% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 13 24
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.50 £26.88 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.05% +123.96% -
10th Percentile £10.14 £12.70 £8.75
90th Percentile £33.20 £46.75 £15.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.86% +16.67%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Peterborough

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Peterborough

Unit Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Peterborough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unit Testing in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#