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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Test
Rank 99 98 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -15
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 20 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.91% 0.73% 1.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.65% 5.22% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 18
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.17% +4.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £307 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.16% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.50 -
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
354 268 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.05% 13.96% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 157 177
Average daily rate £365 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 25
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.23 £37.50 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +6.08%

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
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 31 March 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
Hook -14 2 £322 +7.72%
GoogleTest
South East

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) C
1 62 (100.00%) Linux
1 62 (100.00%) NUnit
2 61 (98.39%) UNIX
2 61 (98.39%) CppUnit
2 61 (98.39%) Analytical Skills
3 60 (96.77%) Subversion
3 60 (96.77%) ClearCase
3 60 (96.77%) UML
3 60 (96.77%) Configuration Management
4 55 (88.71%) Security Cleared
5 52 (83.87%) Software Engineering
6 51 (82.26%) OOD
7 50 (80.65%) Ant
7 50 (80.65%) SC Cleared
8 46 (74.19%) Motif
9 44 (70.97%) C++
10 41 (66.13%) Use Case
11 37 (59.68%) OO
12 35 (56.45%) Multithreading
12 35 (56.45%) Memory Management
13 34 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (54.84%) Project Management
13 34 (54.84%) CruiseControl
14 27 (43.55%) Python
14 27 (43.55%) Integration Testing
15 26 (41.94%) Derivative
16 24 (38.71%) wxWidgets
16 24 (38.71%) Ingres
16 24 (38.71%) XML

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.71%) Ingres
1 24 (38.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (100.00%) NUnit
2 61 (98.39%) CppUnit
3 60 (96.77%) ClearCase
3 60 (96.77%) Subversion
4 50 (80.65%) Ant
5 34 (54.84%) CruiseControl
6 23 (37.10%) ClearQuest
7 22 (35.48%) Rational Rose
8 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Software Engineer
3 16 (25.81%) C Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.45%) C++ Developer
7 2 (3.23%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Software Consultant
7 2 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (1.61%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.61%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (1.61%) Senior C Developer
8 1 (1.61%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (74.19%) Motif
2 24 (38.71%) wxWidgets
2 24 (38.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (98.39%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (41.94%) Derivative
3 7 (11.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Linux
2 61 (98.39%) UNIX
3 19 (30.65%) Windows
4 9 (14.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (96.77%) Configuration Management
1 60 (96.77%) UML
2 52 (83.87%) Software Engineering
3 51 (82.26%) OOD
4 41 (66.13%) Use Case
5 37 (59.68%) OO
6 35 (56.45%) Multithreading
6 35 (56.45%) Memory Management
7 34 (54.84%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (54.84%) Project Management
8 27 (43.55%) Integration Testing
9 23 (37.10%) Unified Process
9 23 (37.10%) RUP
10 15 (24.19%) Refactoring
10 15 (24.19%) Reverse Engineering
11 13 (20.97%) Unit Testing
12 8 (12.90%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
14 3 (4.84%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) C
2 44 (70.97%) C++
3 27 (43.55%) Python
4 24 (38.71%) SQL
5 10 (16.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (88.71%) Security Cleared
2 50 (80.65%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.52%) Red Hat