The table below looks at the statistics for GoogleTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Test
Rank 162 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £250 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.00% -16.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.50
GoogleTest
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
583 728 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.54% 12.53% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 593 609
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

GoogleTest
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GoogleTest 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 City of London region with a requirement for GoogleTest.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA