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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Test
Rank 557 553 488
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -65
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 22 13 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.026% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.21% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 27
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 £298 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £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 3 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
6461 6199 4904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.77% 12.51% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4186 4044 3171
Average daily rate £400 £375 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 124 131
Average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.79% +2.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.50 £18.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.90 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

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 4 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 -3 20 £300 +0.16% 2
North East - 2 - -
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GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 67 (94.37%) Linux
2 66 (92.96%) C
3 63 (88.73%) UNIX
4 58 (81.69%) NUnit
5 57 (80.28%) Subversion
5 57 (80.28%) ClearCase
5 57 (80.28%) UML
6 56 (78.87%) CppUnit
7 54 (76.06%) Configuration Management
7 54 (76.06%) Software Engineering
8 53 (74.65%) Analytical Skills
9 48 (67.61%) OO
9 48 (67.61%) C++
9 48 (67.61%) OOD
10 47 (66.20%) Security Cleared
11 44 (61.97%) SC Cleared
11 44 (61.97%) Ant
12 37 (52.11%) Use Case
13 36 (50.70%) Multithreading
13 36 (50.70%) Memory Management
14 32 (45.07%) Motif
15 31 (43.66%) Integration Testing
16 28 (39.44%) Derivative
17 27 (38.03%) Project Management
18 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (32.39%) CruiseControl
19 21 (29.58%) Unified Process
19 21 (29.58%) RUP
19 21 (29.58%) Python
19 21 (29.58%) Rational Rose

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (9.86%) Doxygen
2 6 (8.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) Bluetooth
1 7 (9.86%) GSM
2 2 (2.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) Ingres
1 13 (18.31%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (81.69%) NUnit
2 57 (80.28%) Subversion
2 57 (80.28%) ClearCase
3 56 (78.87%) CppUnit
4 44 (61.97%) Ant
5 23 (32.39%) CruiseControl
6 21 (29.58%) Rational Rose
7 12 (16.90%) ClearQuest
8 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.04%) Electronics
2 4 (5.63%) Automotive
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Developer
2 24 (33.80%) Software Engineer
3 16 (22.54%) C Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Software Developer
4 9 (12.68%) Technical Leader
5 6 (8.45%) C++ Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Software Tester
6 4 (5.63%) Tester
6 4 (5.63%) Test Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.41%) Junior
8 1 (1.41%) Consultant
8 1 (1.41%) Software Consultant
8 1 (1.41%) Release Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (1.41%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (1.41%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.07%) Motif
2 13 (18.31%) XML
2 13 (18.31%) wxWidgets
3 7 (9.86%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 53 (74.65%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (39.44%) Derivative
3 7 (9.86%) Management Information System
4 5 (7.04%) Raspberry Pi
4 5 (7.04%) BeagleBone
5 2 (2.82%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 67 (94.37%) Linux
2 63 (88.73%) UNIX
3 14 (19.72%) Windows
4 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (80.28%) UML
2 54 (76.06%) Configuration Management
2 54 (76.06%) Software Engineering
3 48 (67.61%) OO
3 48 (67.61%) OOD
4 37 (52.11%) Use Case
5 36 (50.70%) Multithreading
5 36 (50.70%) Memory Management
6 31 (43.66%) Integration Testing
7 27 (38.03%) Project Management
8 23 (32.39%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (29.58%) Unified Process
9 21 (29.58%) RUP
10 19 (26.76%) Unit Testing
11 10 (14.08%) Refactoring
11 10 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.08%) Reverse Engineering
12 8 (11.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 4 (5.63%) Automation Testing
13 4 (5.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (92.96%) C
2 48 (67.61%) C++
3 21 (29.58%) Python
4 17 (23.94%) SQL
5 10 (14.08%) Java
6 1 (1.41%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 47 (66.20%) Security Cleared
2 44 (61.97%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) Google
3 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.41%) Atmel
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