Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - +15 +19
Contract jobs citing Unit Testing 3 0 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 2.21% - 12.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% - 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
York median daily rate £388 - £393
10th Percentile £361 - £330
90th Percentile £394 - £416
North Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +13.97% -9.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
York median hourly rate - - -
North Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 126 109 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in York 92.65% 75.17% 90.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 87 94
York median daily rate £350 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.89% +2.01%
10th Percentile £189 £113 £153
90th Percentile £500 £445 £488
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
York median hourly rate £16.45 £27.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.07% +35.00% -27.27%
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.23 £12.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +45.80% -32.43% +42.31%

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the York region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in York 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL