Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in York 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 20 July 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
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 20 40
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York - 9.95% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 10.98% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
York median daily rate - £393 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.85% -
North Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £380 £325
% change year-on-year -10.53% +16.92% +32.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
York median hourly rate - £41.00 -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - £41.00 -

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 York with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
York
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 97 173 203
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in York 70.80% 90.58% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 103 128
York median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £113 £150 £208
90th Percentile £475 £488 £450
North Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 3
York median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% -14.47% +204.00%
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -32.43% +42.31% -0.46%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in York

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in York

Unit Testing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in York

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Unit Testing in York