The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Test
Rank 545 489 -
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 12 33 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.023% 0.076% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.19% 0.66% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 26 0
Average daily rate £300 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £288 -
% change year-on-year
+4.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6320 4979 5460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.31% 11.53% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 4124 3200 3248
Average daily rate £375 £390 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 139 193
Average hourly rate £38.50 £37.40 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.45 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.58 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
GoogleTest
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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 17 April 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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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
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Vacancies
East of England - 2 - - 2
GoogleTest
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GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 25 (100.00%) UML
2 24 (96.00%) Configuration Management
3 23 (92.00%) Motif
3 23 (92.00%) UNIX
3 23 (92.00%) Linux
3 23 (92.00%) C
3 23 (92.00%) OOD
3 23 (92.00%) NUnit
4 22 (88.00%) Subversion
4 22 (88.00%) Software Engineering
4 22 (88.00%) CppUnit
5 21 (84.00%) Security Cleared
5 21 (84.00%) ClearCase
5 21 (84.00%) Ant
6 19 (76.00%) SC Cleared
6 19 (76.00%) Use Case
7 18 (72.00%) Project Management
8 16 (64.00%) Unified Process
8 16 (64.00%) RUP
9 15 (60.00%) OO
9 15 (60.00%) Multithreading
9 15 (60.00%) Memory Management
10 14 (56.00%) Integration Testing
10 14 (56.00%) Derivative
11 13 (52.00%) Rational Rose
12 11 (44.00%) C++
13 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (12.00%) SQL
13 3 (12.00%) ClearQuest
13 3 (12.00%) Ingres

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Ingres
1 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (92.00%) NUnit
2 22 (88.00%) Subversion
2 22 (88.00%) CppUnit
3 21 (84.00%) Ant
3 21 (84.00%) ClearCase
4 13 (52.00%) Rational Rose
5 3 (12.00%) ClearQuest
5 3 (12.00%) CruiseControl
6 2 (8.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (28.00%) C Developer
4 6 (24.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) Motif
2 3 (12.00%) wxWidgets
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) STL
3 2 (8.00%) Qt
3 2 (8.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) UNIX
1 23 (92.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) UML
2 24 (96.00%) Configuration Management
3 23 (92.00%) OOD
4 22 (88.00%) Software Engineering
5 19 (76.00%) Use Case
6 18 (72.00%) Project Management
7 16 (64.00%) Unified Process
7 16 (64.00%) RUP
8 15 (60.00%) OO
8 15 (60.00%) Multithreading
8 15 (60.00%) Memory Management
9 14 (56.00%) Integration Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
11 2 (8.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C
2 11 (44.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (84.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (76.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Google
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