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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Test
Rank 230 231 204
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -27
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 24 9 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.10% 0.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.13% 0.85% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 29
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% +4.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £299 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £306 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.16% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
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
1125 1058 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.06% 11.82% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 596 505
Average daily rate £355 £345 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £36.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £58.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 +12 24 £300 +0.16% 1
GoogleTest
England

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (100.00%) C
2 50 (94.34%) Linux
2 50 (94.34%) UML
2 50 (94.34%) UNIX
2 50 (94.34%) NUnit
3 48 (90.57%) Subversion
3 48 (90.57%) ClearCase
4 46 (86.79%) CppUnit
5 45 (84.91%) OOD
5 45 (84.91%) Configuration Management
6 43 (81.13%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (79.25%) Security Cleared
7 42 (79.25%) Software Engineering
8 39 (73.58%) Ant
9 36 (67.92%) C++
9 36 (67.92%) SC Cleared
10 35 (66.04%) OO
11 30 (56.60%) Multithreading
11 30 (56.60%) Integration Testing
11 30 (56.60%) Memory Management
12 29 (54.72%) Use Case
13 26 (49.06%) Derivative
13 26 (49.06%) Motif
14 22 (41.51%) Project Management
15 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
16 18 (33.96%) Python
17 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (30.19%) CruiseControl
18 15 (28.30%) Unified Process
18 15 (28.30%) Rational Rose

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Ingres
1 10 (18.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (94.34%) NUnit
2 48 (90.57%) Subversion
2 48 (90.57%) ClearCase
3 46 (86.79%) CppUnit
4 39 (73.58%) Ant
5 16 (30.19%) CruiseControl
6 15 (28.30%) Rational Rose
7 9 (16.98%) ClearQuest
8 6 (11.32%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 17 (32.08%) C Developer
3 15 (28.30%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
5 5 (9.43%) C++ Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Technical Leader
6 2 (3.77%) AWS Developer
6 2 (3.77%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Release Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Junior
7 1 (1.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) Motif
2 10 (18.87%) XML
2 10 (18.87%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (81.13%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (49.06%) Derivative
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 50 (94.34%) Linux
1 50 (94.34%) UNIX
2 10 (18.87%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (94.34%) UML
2 45 (84.91%) OOD
2 45 (84.91%) Configuration Management
3 42 (79.25%) Software Engineering
4 35 (66.04%) OO
5 30 (56.60%) Multithreading
5 30 (56.60%) Integration Testing
5 30 (56.60%) Memory Management
6 29 (54.72%) Use Case
7 22 (41.51%) Project Management
8 19 (35.85%) Unit Testing
9 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (28.30%) Unified Process
10 15 (28.30%) RUP
11 7 (13.21%) Requirements Analysis
12 6 (11.32%) Refactoring
12 6 (11.32%) Reverse Engineering
13 4 (7.55%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
15 1 (1.89%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C
2 36 (67.92%) C++
3 18 (33.96%) Python
4 10 (18.87%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (79.25%) Security Cleared
2 36 (67.92%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Red Hat
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