The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for PyUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PyUnit over the 3 months to 28 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.

PyUnit
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 638 641
Contract jobs citing PyUnit 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.013% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

PyUnit 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 with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7822 7816 7091
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.35% 14.59% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5284 5224 4525
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 189 137
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.40 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +13.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £32.00 £28.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

PyUnit
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PyUnit in the UK

PyUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PyUnit in the UK