Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 17 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
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 28
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire - 4.96% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.47% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 19 13
Renfrewshire median daily rate - £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.52% -2.94%
Scotland median daily rate £360 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -4.00% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £42.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £42.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year - -9.57% -

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 73 384 235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 83.91% 90.78% 93.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 307 135
Renfrewshire median daily rate £342 £330 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.64% -2.94% -2.02%
10th Percentile £167 £261 £258
90th Percentile £449 £445 £433
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 3
Renfrewshire median hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.29% -18.00% -45.65%
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% +14.94%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Renfrewshire

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Renfrewshire