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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Test
Rank 244 245 230
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 17 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.065% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.40% 0.61% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 2
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£275 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.18% +4.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.50 -
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
1214 987 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.73% 10.73% 10.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 550 493
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 33
Average hourly rate £38.50 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £59.50 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

GoogleTest
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GoogleTest across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Hampshire +4 17 £275 -8.18%
GoogleTest
England

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 36 (100.00%) C
2 34 (94.44%) OOD
3 33 (91.67%) UNIX
3 33 (91.67%) Linux
3 33 (91.67%) UML
4 30 (83.33%) NUnit
5 29 (80.56%) Subversion
5 29 (80.56%) ClearCase
6 28 (77.78%) Software Engineering
7 27 (75.00%) Security Cleared
8 26 (72.22%) C++
8 26 (72.22%) Configuration Management
9 25 (69.44%) Ant
9 25 (69.44%) CppUnit
10 23 (63.89%) Integration Testing
11 22 (61.11%) SC Cleared
11 22 (61.11%) OO
12 21 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
12 21 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
13 19 (52.78%) Multithreading
13 19 (52.78%) Memory Management
13 19 (52.78%) Derivative
14 17 (47.22%) Use Case
15 16 (44.44%) Unit Testing
16 15 (41.67%) Project Management
17 11 (30.56%) Motif
17 11 (30.56%) Rational Rose
17 11 (30.56%) RUP
17 11 (30.56%) Unified Process
18 9 (25.00%) Python

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (2.78%) Ingres
1 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (83.33%) NUnit
2 29 (80.56%) ClearCase
2 29 (80.56%) Subversion
3 25 (69.44%) CppUnit
3 25 (69.44%) Ant
4 11 (30.56%) Rational Rose
5 1 (2.78%) ClearQuest
5 1 (2.78%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (2.78%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) C Developer
3 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
4 8 (22.22%) C++ Developer
5 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (30.56%) Motif
2 1 (2.78%) wxWidgets
2 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (52.78%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 33 (91.67%) UNIX
1 33 (91.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) OOD
2 33 (91.67%) UML
3 28 (77.78%) Software Engineering
4 26 (72.22%) Configuration Management
5 23 (63.89%) Integration Testing
6 22 (61.11%) OO
7 21 (58.33%) System Integration Testing
8 19 (52.78%) Multithreading
8 19 (52.78%) Memory Management
9 17 (47.22%) Use Case
10 16 (44.44%) Unit Testing
11 15 (41.67%) Project Management
12 11 (30.56%) Unified Process
12 11 (30.56%) RUP
13 7 (19.44%) Requirements Analysis
14 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
14 1 (2.78%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C
2 26 (72.22%) C++
3 9 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (61.11%) SC Cleared