Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 0 0 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York - - 13.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 15.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
York median daily rate - - £400
North Yorkshire median daily rate - - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
York median hourly rate - - £40.00
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in York with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
York
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 155 127 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 91.18% 84.11% 89.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 102 84
York median daily rate £400 £331 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.75% -11.67% -
10th Percentile £164 £113 £113
90th Percentile £500 £438 £473
North Yorkshire median daily rate £390 £345 £350
% change year-on-year +13.04% -1.43% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
York median hourly rate £16.45 £27.63 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.45% +10.50% +38.89%
10th Percentile £10.67 £16.66 £13.60
90th Percentile £40.95 £39.09 £39.00
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.48 £12.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +31.80% -15.25% +13.46%

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