The first table below looks at the demand for CppUnit skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CppUnit over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CppUnit
Rank 554 481 564
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +83
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 10 35 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.081% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.71% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 28 3
Average daily rate £300 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.17% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £284 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £315 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 £406
% change year-on-year
+4.17% -29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6179 4939 5430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.43% 11.48% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4028 3196 3246
Average daily rate £375 £388 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 126 187
Average hourly rate £38.75 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.51% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +8.00%
CppUnit
UK

CppUnit
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CppUnit across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

CppUnit Jobs Demand Trend in England

CppUnit
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CppUnit across the England region.

CppUnit Daily Rate Trend in England

CppUnit
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CppUnit across the England region.

CppUnit Hourly Rate Trend in England

CppUnit
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CppUnit within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London - - - -
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
CppUnit
UK

CppUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CppUnit also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CppUnit.

1 24 (96.00%) C
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
1 24 (96.00%) Configuration Management
1 24 (96.00%) NUnit
2 23 (92.00%) Subversion
2 23 (92.00%) GoogleTest
2 23 (92.00%) Motif
2 23 (92.00%) OOD
2 23 (92.00%) UML
2 23 (92.00%) UNIX
3 22 (88.00%) ClearCase
3 22 (88.00%) Ant
4 21 (84.00%) Security Cleared
5 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
6 19 (76.00%) Use Case
6 19 (76.00%) SC Cleared
7 18 (72.00%) Project Management
8 16 (64.00%) Multithreading
9 15 (60.00%) Memory Management
9 15 (60.00%) Unified Process
9 15 (60.00%) OO
9 15 (60.00%) RUP
10 14 (56.00%) Integration Testing
10 14 (56.00%) Derivative
11 12 (48.00%) Rational Rose
12 10 (40.00%) C++
13 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (16.00%) CruiseControl
14 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (12.00%) wxWidgets

CppUnit
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CppUnit also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CppUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Ingres
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (96.00%) NUnit
2 23 (92.00%) Subversion
2 23 (92.00%) GoogleTest
3 22 (88.00%) Ant
3 22 (88.00%) ClearCase
4 12 (48.00%) Rational Rose
5 4 (16.00%) CruiseControl
6 3 (12.00%) ClearQuest
7 1 (4.00%) GCC
7 1 (4.00%) ProC
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) C++ Developer
4 6 (24.00%) C Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) Motif
2 3 (12.00%) XML
2 3 (12.00%) wxWidgets
3 1 (4.00%) Xerces
3 1 (4.00%) Xalan
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Linux
2 23 (92.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Solaris
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Configuration Management
2 23 (92.00%) UML
2 23 (92.00%) OOD
3 20 (80.00%) Software Engineering
4 19 (76.00%) Use Case
5 18 (72.00%) Project Management
6 16 (64.00%) Multithreading
7 15 (60.00%) Memory Management
7 15 (60.00%) Unified Process
7 15 (60.00%) OO
7 15 (60.00%) RUP
8 14 (56.00%) Integration Testing
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C
2 10 (40.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (76.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft