The table below looks at the statistics for GoogleTest skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google Test
Rank 249 269 249
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 18 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.061% 0.032%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Median daily rate £290 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -16.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £250 £337
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -25.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 - -
GoogleTest
England

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

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1362 1235 1024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.54% 12.62% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 849 765 579
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £457 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 27 27
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -6.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £22.86 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £47.50 £50.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

GoogleTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing GoogleTest as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

GoogleTest Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

GoogleTest
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

GoogleTest Daily Rate Trend in the South East

GoogleTest
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

GoogleTest Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

GoogleTest
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +15 18 £290 +16.00%
GoogleTest
England

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing GoogleTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for GoogleTest.

1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (96.67%) C
2 29 (96.67%) Unix
2 29 (96.67%) NUnit
2 29 (96.67%) Integration Testing
3 28 (93.33%) Security Cleared
4 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
4 27 (90.00%) SC Cleared
4 27 (90.00%) UML
5 26 (86.67%) Subversion
5 26 (86.67%) Derivative
5 26 (86.67%) System Integration Testing
6 25 (83.33%) CppUnit
6 25 (83.33%) Configuration Management
6 25 (83.33%) ClearCase
6 25 (83.33%) Ant
7 23 (76.67%) OO
7 23 (76.67%) Multithreading
8 22 (73.33%) Use Case
8 22 (73.33%) Memory Management
8 22 (73.33%) OOD
9 21 (70.00%) Project Management
10 20 (66.67%) Unit Testing
10 20 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
11 18 (60.00%) C++
12 17 (56.67%) Python
13 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (16.67%) Motif
15 3 (10.00%) Unified Process
15 3 (10.00%) Rational Rose

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 29 (96.67%) NUnit
2 26 (86.67%) Subversion
3 25 (83.33%) Ant
3 25 (83.33%) ClearCase
3 25 (83.33%) CppUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Rational Rose
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 23 (76.67%) C Developer
3 8 (26.67%) C/C++ Developer
3 8 (26.67%) C++ Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Motif
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (86.67%) Derivative
2 13 (43.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Linux
2 29 (96.67%) Unix
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Integration Testing
2 27 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (90.00%) UML
3 26 (86.67%) System Integration Testing
4 25 (83.33%) Configuration Management
5 23 (76.67%) Multithreading
5 23 (76.67%) OO
6 22 (73.33%) Memory Management
6 22 (73.33%) OOD
6 22 (73.33%) Use Case
7 21 (70.00%) Project Management
8 20 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 20 (66.67%) Unit Testing
9 3 (10.00%) RUP
9 3 (10.00%) Unified Process
10 1 (3.33%) SDLC
10 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C
2 18 (60.00%) C++
3 17 (56.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (93.33%) Security Cleared
2 27 (90.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Red Hat