Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for NUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NUnit over the 6 months to 23 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.

NUnit
England > South West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 186 193
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 +10
Contract jobs citing NUnit 25 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.30% 0.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.69% 1.76% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 25
South West median daily rate £350 £304 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.32% -10.74% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £303
90th Percentile £375 £382 £437
England median daily rate £475 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +21.41% +4.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £46.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +22.67% -11.76%

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

All Development Application Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 930 968 951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.43% 16.93% 14.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 589 667 667
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £300
90th Percentile £518 £531 £500
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 39 56
South West median hourly rate £41.83 £42.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.42% +1.51% +13.67%
10th Percentile £32.65 £24.44 £30.25
90th Percentile £56.20 £51.71 £44.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing NUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in the South West

NUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NUnit in the South West

NUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NUnit in the South West

NUnit
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Bristol -6 10 £350 - 2
Somerset +3 5 £350 -19.08%
Wiltshire -2 4 £350 +11.11%
Dorset - 4 - - 2
Devon -11 2 £327 +13.74%
NUnit
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 23 (92.00%) MVC
3 21 (84.00%) CSS
3 21 (84.00%) C#
3 21 (84.00%) HTML
3 21 (84.00%) SQL
4 20 (80.00%) AngularJS
5 18 (72.00%) OOP
6 15 (60.00%) Scrum
6 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (56.00%) Unit Testing
8 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
11 10 (40.00%) OO
11 10 (40.00%) Web Development
11 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
11 10 (40.00%) Web Application Development
12 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
13 8 (32.00%) HTML5
13 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
13 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
13 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (28.00%) FxCop
14 7 (28.00%) ReSharper
14 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
14 7 (28.00%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
15 4 (16.00%) SQL Server

NUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (28.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) FxCop
2 7 (28.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (12.00%) MSTest
3 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (8.00%) JIRA
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.00%) Gatling
5 1 (4.00%) JMeter
5 1 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (4.00%) Moq
5 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.00%) The Grinder
5 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) .NET
2 21 (84.00%) CSS
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
3 20 (80.00%) AngularJS
4 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (32.00%) HTML5
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.00%) jQuery
7 2 (8.00%) Kendo UI
7 2 (8.00%) WCF
8 1 (4.00%) JSON
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
8 1 (4.00%) WinForms
8 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) MVC
2 18 (72.00%) OOP
3 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (60.00%) Scrum
4 14 (56.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (40.00%) OO
5 10 (40.00%) Web Application Development
5 10 (40.00%) Web Development
6 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (16.00%) Kanban
8 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.00%) BDD
9 2 (8.00%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (8.00%) SOLID
9 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) TDD
10 1 (4.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 1 (4.00%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) C#
1 21 (84.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) Delphi
4 1 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 14001
1 1 (4.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft