The table below looks at the statistics for GoogleTest 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 GoogleTest over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Test
Rank 555 541 485
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -56
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 24 12 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.025% 0.092%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 0.20% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 29
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% +4.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £299 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £306 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.16% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £39.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 -
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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
6365 6117 4812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.94% 12.75% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4164 4033 3087
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 139 146
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £23.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.72 £47.50 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

GoogleTest
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GoogleTest across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +1 24 £300 +0.16% 2
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UK

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GoogleTest 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 GoogleTest.

1 62 (98.41%) C
2 60 (95.24%) Linux
3 59 (93.65%) UNIX
4 52 (82.54%) UML
4 52 (82.54%) NUnit
5 50 (79.37%) Subversion
5 50 (79.37%) ClearCase
6 49 (77.78%) Software Engineering
7 48 (76.19%) CppUnit
8 47 (74.60%) OOD
8 47 (74.60%) Configuration Management
9 45 (71.43%) C++
9 45 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
10 44 (69.84%) OO
10 44 (69.84%) Security Cleared
11 41 (65.08%) Ant
12 38 (60.32%) SC Cleared
13 32 (50.79%) Multithreading
13 32 (50.79%) Integration Testing
13 32 (50.79%) Memory Management
14 31 (49.21%) Use Case
15 28 (44.44%) Derivative
16 26 (41.27%) Motif
17 24 (38.10%) Project Management
18 19 (30.16%) Python
18 19 (30.16%) Unit Testing
19 17 (26.98%) Rational Rose
19 17 (26.98%) RUP
19 17 (26.98%) Unified Process
20 16 (25.40%) CruiseControl

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing GoogleTest 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 GoogleTest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Doxygen
2 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 7 (11.11%) GSM
2 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (15.87%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 52 (82.54%) NUnit
2 50 (79.37%) Subversion
2 50 (79.37%) ClearCase
3 48 (76.19%) CppUnit
4 41 (65.08%) Ant
5 17 (26.98%) Rational Rose
6 16 (25.40%) CruiseControl
7 9 (14.29%) ClearQuest
8 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.59%) Electronics
1 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.59%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Developer
2 21 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 19 (30.16%) C Developer
4 9 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.59%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Release Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Test Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Software Tester
8 1 (1.59%) Tester
8 1 (1.59%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.27%) Motif
2 10 (15.87%) XML
2 10 (15.87%) wxWidgets
3 7 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (44.44%) Derivative
3 5 (7.94%) Raspberry Pi
3 5 (7.94%) BeagleBone
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 60 (95.24%) Linux
2 59 (93.65%) UNIX
3 10 (15.87%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (82.54%) UML
2 49 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 47 (74.60%) OOD
3 47 (74.60%) Configuration Management
4 44 (69.84%) OO
5 32 (50.79%) Multithreading
5 32 (50.79%) Integration Testing
5 32 (50.79%) Memory Management
6 31 (49.21%) Use Case
7 24 (38.10%) Project Management
8 19 (30.16%) Unit Testing
9 17 (26.98%) RUP
9 17 (26.98%) Unified Process
10 16 (25.40%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (9.52%) Refactoring
12 6 (9.52%) Reverse Engineering
13 4 (6.35%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
14 1 (1.59%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) C
2 45 (71.43%) C++
3 19 (30.16%) Python
4 11 (17.46%) SQL
5 6 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (69.84%) Security Cleared
2 38 (60.32%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Google
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
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