The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for NUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NUnit
England / South East
Rank 222 214 212
Rank change year-on-year -8 -2  
Contract jobs citing NUnit 23 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.29% 0.54% 0.58%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.93% 4.07% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 40 29
Median daily rate £384 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.70% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £459 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £354 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +1.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

NUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1190 1227 1203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 15.16% 13.31% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 784 689
Median daily rate £409 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.06% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 50 41
Median hourly rate £45.87 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.92% +6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £37.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.31 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing NUnit as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in the South East

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NUnit in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in the South East

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NUnit in the South East over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NUnit in the South East

NUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NUnit in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NUnit in the South East

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kent +20 14 £393 +4.66% 2
Hampshire -8 6 £344 +17.52% 6
Surrey -3 2 £424 -0.29% 1
Buckinghamshire -7 1 £338 +12.50% 1
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NUnit 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 South East region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 37 (78.72%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 27 (57.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (55.32%) .NET
5 25 (53.19%) MVC
5 25 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
6 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
6 22 (46.81%) MVVM
7 21 (44.68%) Unit Testing
8 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (38.30%) TDD
10 17 (36.17%) WCF
10 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
10 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (34.04%) Moq
11 16 (34.04%) WinForms
11 16 (34.04%) WPF
12 15 (31.91%) Selenium
12 15 (31.91%) LINQ
12 15 (31.91%) ReSharper
12 15 (31.91%) Oracle
13 14 (29.79%) VB.NET
13 14 (29.79%) ADO.NET
13 14 (29.79%) Client/Server
13 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 14 (29.79%) MSBuild
13 14 (29.79%) Caliburn.Micro
13 14 (29.79%) Prototyping

NUnit
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (6.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Asana
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
1 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) Big Data
4 1 (2.13%) GIS
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (57.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (34.04%) Moq
3 15 (31.91%) ReSharper
3 15 (31.91%) Selenium
4 14 (29.79%) MSBuild
5 11 (23.40%) Git (software)
5 11 (23.40%) SpecFlow
6 9 (19.15%) GoogleTest
6 9 (19.15%) MSTest
6 9 (19.15%) WebDriver
7 7 (14.89%) Subversion
8 6 (12.77%) Ant
8 6 (12.77%) ClearCase
8 6 (12.77%) CppUnit
8 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
9 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
10 2 (4.26%) Appium
10 2 (4.26%) Hudson
10 2 (4.26%) MSI
10 2 (4.26%) WiX
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Back Office
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) .NET Developer
3 15 (31.91%) SQL Developer
4 14 (29.79%) WinForms Developer
4 14 (29.79%) WPF Developer
5 13 (27.66%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (21.28%) C# Developer
6 10 (21.28%) WCF Developer
7 7 (14.89%) Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (14.89%) Test Analyst
8 6 (12.77%) Software Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) C Developer
9 4 (8.51%) C# WCF Developer
9 4 (8.51%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Test Automation Engineer
9 4 (8.51%) Test Engineer
10 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
11 2 (4.26%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (55.32%) .NET
2 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
3 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (36.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (36.17%) WCF
5 16 (34.04%) WinForms
5 16 (34.04%) WPF
6 15 (31.91%) LINQ
7 14 (29.79%) ADO.NET
7 14 (29.79%) Caliburn.Micro
7 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 13 (27.66%) XML
9 10 (21.28%) RESTful
10 9 (19.15%) SOAP
11 8 (17.02%) jQuery
11 8 (17.02%) Web Services
12 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
13 5 (10.64%) Entity Framework
13 5 (10.64%) HTML
14 4 (8.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Client/Server
2 9 (19.15%) Derivative
3 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.28%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) Unix
3 6 (12.77%) Windows
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (53.19%) Continuous Integration
1 25 (53.19%) MVC
2 22 (46.81%) MVVM
3 21 (44.68%) Unit Testing
4 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (38.30%) TDD
6 14 (29.79%) Prototyping
7 13 (27.66%) BDD
8 11 (23.40%) Software Engineering
9 9 (19.15%) Integration Testing
9 9 (19.15%) OO
9 9 (19.15%) OOD
9 9 (19.15%) System Integration Testing
9 9 (19.15%) Test Strategy
9 9 (19.15%) UML
10 8 (17.02%) Memory Management
10 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
10 8 (17.02%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (17.02%) Project Management
11 7 (14.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) VB.NET
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.28%) Python
4 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
5 9 (19.15%) C++
6 8 (17.02%) C
6 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.26%) Java
7 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Luciad
4 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago