The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 3 months to 27 June 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 37 29
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8  
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.01% 1.23% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.61% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £398 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.88 £42.50 £37.40
% change year-on-year +0.88% +13.63%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 257 373 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 86.53% 76.59% 71.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 229 127
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £294 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 19
Median hourly rate £33.00 £22.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -4.34%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £15.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £31.75 £34.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Warwickshire

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in Warwickshire

Unit Testing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Unit Testing in Warwickshire

Unit Testing
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Warwick +7 2 - - 1
Unit Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
2 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (33.33%) JBehave
2 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Hudson
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C#

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (33.33%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) JBehave
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 2 (33.33%) HornetQ
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) JAX-RS
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) RESTEasy
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 2 (33.33%) Spring Boot
2 2 (33.33%) WireMock
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) React
3 1 (16.67%) Redux
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Infotainment
2 1 (16.67%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (33.33%) DSDM
2 2 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Personalization
2 2 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) NVIDIA
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
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