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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Test
Rank 539 - 538
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 41 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% - 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.61% - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 4
Average daily rate
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£300 - £298
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 - £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £298
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - -
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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
6698 5509 5513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.84% 11.59% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4642 3642 3285
Average daily rate £400 £395 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 124 207
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -2.77%

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
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 21 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
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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 - 29 £300 - 3
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
London - - - - 1
GoogleTest
UK

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 42 (95.45%) Linux
2 32 (72.73%) UML
2 32 (72.73%) C
2 32 (72.73%) NUnit
2 32 (72.73%) CppUnit
2 32 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (70.45%) Subversion
3 31 (70.45%) UNIX
3 31 (70.45%) ClearCase
3 31 (70.45%) Configuration Management
4 30 (68.18%) Software Engineering
5 29 (65.91%) OOD
6 28 (63.64%) Security Cleared
7 27 (61.36%) Ant
7 27 (61.36%) Motif
8 25 (56.82%) Use Case
8 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
9 24 (54.55%) Python
9 24 (54.55%) SQL
10 23 (52.27%) C++
10 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (50.00%) Project Management
12 21 (47.73%) Multithreading
13 18 (40.91%) CruiseControl
14 17 (38.64%) OO
14 17 (38.64%) Memory Management
15 16 (36.36%) RUP
15 16 (36.36%) Unified Process
16 15 (34.09%) Rational Rose
17 14 (31.82%) Ingres

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (15.91%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) Ingres
1 14 (31.82%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (72.73%) NUnit
1 32 (72.73%) CppUnit
2 31 (70.45%) ClearCase
2 31 (70.45%) Subversion
3 27 (61.36%) Ant
4 18 (40.91%) CruiseControl
5 15 (34.09%) Rational Rose
6 14 (31.82%) ClearQuest
7 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
8 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (15.91%) Electronics
2 6 (13.64%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Software Engineer
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
3 8 (18.18%) C Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Test Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (13.64%) Tester
5 6 (13.64%) Software Tester
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.82%) C++ Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Software Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) C++ Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) C Software Engineer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior C Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (61.36%) Motif
2 14 (31.82%) wxWidgets
2 14 (31.82%) XML
3 4 (9.09%) OpenGL
3 4 (9.09%) Qt
3 4 (9.09%) QML
4 3 (6.82%) CORBA
Miscellaneous
1 32 (72.73%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (27.27%) Derivative
3 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 42 (95.45%) Linux
2 31 (70.45%) UNIX
3 9 (20.45%) Windows
4 5 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) UML
2 31 (70.45%) Configuration Management
3 30 (68.18%) Software Engineering
4 29 (65.91%) OOD
5 25 (56.82%) Use Case
6 23 (52.27%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (50.00%) Project Management
8 21 (47.73%) Multithreading
9 17 (38.64%) Memory Management
9 17 (38.64%) OO
10 16 (36.36%) RUP
10 16 (36.36%) Unified Process
11 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (27.27%) Integration Testing
13 9 (20.45%) Test Scripting
13 9 (20.45%) Refactoring
13 9 (20.45%) Reverse Engineering
13 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
14 6 (13.64%) Automation Testing
14 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) C
2 24 (54.55%) SQL
2 24 (54.55%) Python
3 23 (52.27%) C++
4 4 (9.09%) Java
5 2 (4.55%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) JTAG
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Google
2 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.82%) Progress
5 1 (2.27%) Atmel
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