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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Test
Rank 604 602 588
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 32 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.064% 0.037% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.27% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 5
Median daily rate £316 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -8.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £305 £275 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.50 - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - £39.50
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
8190 7006 6375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.41% 13.55% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5664 4688 4167
Median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 106 132
Median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.07 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.60 £50.00 £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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +18 26 £305 +10.90%
London - 5 £525 - 6
East of England - 1 - -
GoogleTest
UK

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 38 (90.48%) C
3 37 (88.10%) Unix
4 35 (83.33%) Software Engineering
5 33 (78.57%) Security Cleared
5 33 (78.57%) NUnit
6 32 (76.19%) SC Cleared
7 31 (73.81%) UML
7 31 (73.81%) Integration Testing
7 31 (73.81%) Multithreading
8 29 (69.05%) Subversion
8 29 (69.05%) C++
9 28 (66.67%) Derivative
9 28 (66.67%) CppUnit
9 28 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
10 27 (64.29%) Ant
10 27 (64.29%) ClearCase
10 27 (64.29%) Configuration Management
11 26 (61.90%) Memory Management
11 26 (61.90%) Unit Testing
12 25 (59.52%) OOD
12 25 (59.52%) OO
13 24 (57.14%) Use Case
14 23 (54.76%) Project Management
14 23 (54.76%) Python
15 22 (52.38%) Requirements Analysis
16 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (11.90%) Motif
17 5 (11.90%) Finance
18 3 (7.14%) 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 33 (78.57%) NUnit
2 29 (69.05%) Subversion
3 28 (66.67%) CppUnit
4 27 (64.29%) Ant
4 27 (64.29%) ClearCase
5 3 (7.14%) Rational Rose
6 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 29 (69.05%) C Developer
3 14 (33.33%) C++ Developer
4 12 (28.57%) C/C++ Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Software Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 6 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.76%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.76%) Unix Developer
8 1 (2.38%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Linux Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) QA Tester
8 1 (2.38%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Motif
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (66.67%) Derivative
2 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 40 (95.24%) Linux
2 37 (88.10%) Unix
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
4 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 31 (73.81%) Integration Testing
2 31 (73.81%) Multithreading
2 31 (73.81%) UML
3 28 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
4 27 (64.29%) Configuration Management
5 26 (61.90%) Memory Management
5 26 (61.90%) Unit Testing
6 25 (59.52%) OO
6 25 (59.52%) OOD
7 24 (57.14%) Use Case
8 23 (54.76%) Project Management
9 22 (52.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (7.14%) RUP
10 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.14%) Unified Process
11 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (2.38%) Embedded Software Development
12 1 (2.38%) Scrum
12 1 (2.38%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) C
2 29 (69.05%) C++
3 23 (54.76%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 32 (76.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) MISRA
2 1 (2.38%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat