The table below looks at the statistics for GoogleTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Test
Rank 76 95 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -7
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 37 30 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.95% 1.46% 0.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.13% 7.92% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 12
Average daily rate £288 £315 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.73% +3.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £348 £307
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £28.50 -
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -
GoogleTest
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
305 379 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.08% 18.46% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 169 139
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £299 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 22
Average hourly rate £55.00 £36.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.72% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.85 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.10% -1.33%

GoogleTest
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GoogleTest across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

GoogleTest Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

GoogleTest
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GoogleTest across the Hampshire region.

GoogleTest Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

GoogleTest
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GoogleTest across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

GoogleTest Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

GoogleTest
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GoogleTest across the Hampshire region.

GoogleTest Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

GoogleTest
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hook +12 16 £295 -3.18%
Basingstoke +7 7 £275 -11.21%
GoogleTest
South East

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 60 (100.00%) C
1 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (98.33%) C++
2 59 (98.33%) NUnit
2 59 (98.33%) Software Engineering
3 55 (91.67%) Python
4 52 (86.67%) Multithreading
4 52 (86.67%) Memory Management
5 49 (81.67%) Unit Testing
6 46 (76.67%) OOD
6 46 (76.67%) Unix
6 46 (76.67%) UML
7 44 (73.33%) Security Cleared
8 43 (71.67%) CppUnit
8 43 (71.67%) Subversion
8 43 (71.67%) Ant
8 43 (71.67%) Configuration Management
8 43 (71.67%) ClearCase
9 40 (66.67%) Integration Testing
10 39 (65.00%) Use Case
10 39 (65.00%) Project Management
10 39 (65.00%) OO
11 38 (63.33%) Derivative
11 38 (63.33%) System Integration Testing
12 36 (60.00%) SC Cleared
13 35 (58.33%) Requirements Analysis
14 30 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (13.33%) Motif
16 6 (10.00%) ClearQuest
16 6 (10.00%) Ingres

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 6 (10.00%) Ingres
1 6 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 59 (98.33%) NUnit
2 43 (71.67%) Ant
2 43 (71.67%) ClearCase
2 43 (71.67%) CppUnit
2 43 (71.67%) Subversion
3 6 (10.00%) ClearQuest
3 6 (10.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (3.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 2 (3.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 46 (76.67%) Developer
2 41 (68.33%) C Developer
3 19 (31.67%) C++ Developer
4 17 (28.33%) C/C++ Developer
5 15 (25.00%) Software Engineer
6 13 (21.67%) C Software Engineer
7 12 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 12 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (15.00%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (10.00%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.33%) C++ Software Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Unix Engineer
11 1 (1.67%) C/C++ Software Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 1 (1.67%) Linux Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.33%) Motif
2 6 (10.00%) wxWidgets
2 6 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (63.33%) Derivative
2 30 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 60 (100.00%) Linux
2 46 (76.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (98.33%) Software Engineering
2 52 (86.67%) Memory Management
2 52 (86.67%) Multithreading
3 49 (81.67%) Unit Testing
4 46 (76.67%) OOD
4 46 (76.67%) UML
5 43 (71.67%) Configuration Management
6 40 (66.67%) Integration Testing
7 39 (65.00%) OO
7 39 (65.00%) Project Management
7 39 (65.00%) Use Case
8 38 (63.33%) System Integration Testing
9 35 (58.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.33%) RUP
11 2 (3.33%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C
2 59 (98.33%) C++
3 55 (91.67%) Python
4 6 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (73.33%) Security Cleared
2 36 (60.00%) SC Cleared