The table below looks at the statistics for GoogleTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Test
Rank 610 629 607
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 18 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.010% 0.004%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.068% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 1
Median daily rate £301 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.50% -16.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £250 £375
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -
GoogleTest
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8269 7335 6653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.48% 14.07% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5626 4884 4303
Median daily rate £438 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.02% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 130 118
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

GoogleTest
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing GoogleTest as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

GoogleTest Jobs Demand Trend in England

GoogleTest
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

GoogleTest Daily Rate Trend in England

GoogleTest
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GoogleTest across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

GoogleTest Daily Rate Histogram in England

GoogleTest
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

GoogleTest Hourly Rate Trend in England

GoogleTest
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +23 16 £290 +16.00%
London - 1 £525 - 4
East of England - 1 - -
GoogleTest
UK

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 England region with a requirement for GoogleTest.

1 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 34 (94.44%) Unix
3 32 (88.89%) C
4 29 (80.56%) NUnit
4 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
4 29 (80.56%) Integration Testing
5 28 (77.78%) Security Cleared
6 27 (75.00%) UML
6 27 (75.00%) Multithreading
6 27 (75.00%) SC Cleared
7 26 (72.22%) System Integration Testing
7 26 (72.22%) Derivative
7 26 (72.22%) Subversion
8 25 (69.44%) CppUnit
8 25 (69.44%) ClearCase
8 25 (69.44%) Ant
8 25 (69.44%) Configuration Management
9 24 (66.67%) C++
10 23 (63.89%) OO
11 22 (61.11%) OOD
11 22 (61.11%) Use Case
11 22 (61.11%) Memory Management
12 21 (58.33%) Unit Testing
12 21 (58.33%) Project Management
13 20 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
14 19 (52.78%) Python
15 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (13.89%) Motif
16 5 (13.89%) Finance
17 3 (8.33%) Unified Process

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Development Applications
1 29 (80.56%) NUnit
2 26 (72.22%) Subversion
3 25 (69.44%) Ant
3 25 (69.44%) ClearCase
3 25 (69.44%) CppUnit
4 3 (8.33%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (77.78%) Developer
2 24 (66.67%) C Developer
3 11 (30.56%) C++ Developer
4 9 (25.00%) C/C++ Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
6 6 (16.67%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 6 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Developer in Test
7 2 (5.56%) Unix Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Linux Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Motif
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (72.22%) Derivative
2 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 34 (94.44%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Integration Testing
1 29 (80.56%) Software Engineering
2 27 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 27 (75.00%) UML
3 26 (72.22%) System Integration Testing
4 25 (69.44%) Configuration Management
5 23 (63.89%) OO
6 22 (61.11%) Memory Management
6 22 (61.11%) OOD
6 22 (61.11%) Use Case
7 21 (58.33%) Project Management
7 21 (58.33%) Unit Testing
8 20 (55.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) RUP
9 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.33%) Unified Process
10 1 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (2.78%) SDLC
10 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) C
2 24 (66.67%) C++
3 19 (52.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) C#
4 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 27 (75.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) MISRA
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Google
1 1 (2.78%) Red Hat