The table below looks at the statistics for CppUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CppUnit over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CppUnit
Rank 542 542 527
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 36 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.031% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.53% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 6
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£305 £307 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £295 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £380 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £307 £294
% change year-on-year
-0.75% +4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6844 5801 5277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.49% 11.91% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4631 3690 3277
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 137 204
Average hourly rate £37.25 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.90 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

CppUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CppUnit within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

CppUnit Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CppUnit
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CppUnit within the UK.

CppUnit Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CppUnit
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CppUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

CppUnit Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CppUnit
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CppUnit within the UK.

CppUnit Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CppUnit
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CppUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 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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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
England -4 35 £305 -0.70%
London +2 1 £425 -2.85%
Sheffield - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

CppUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CppUnit 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 CppUnit.

1 54 (90.00%) GoogleTest
2 49 (81.67%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (81.67%) UNIX
2 49 (81.67%) Linux
3 48 (80.00%) UML
3 48 (80.00%) C
3 48 (80.00%) NUnit
3 48 (80.00%) Subversion
4 47 (78.33%) Configuration Management
4 47 (78.33%) ClearCase
5 45 (75.00%) C++
6 42 (70.00%) Security Cleared
7 41 (68.33%) Software Engineering
8 39 (65.00%) OOD
8 39 (65.00%) Motif
9 38 (63.33%) Ant
9 38 (63.33%) SC Cleared
10 34 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (53.33%) Use Case
11 32 (53.33%) CruiseControl
12 29 (48.33%) XML
12 29 (48.33%) SQL
12 29 (48.33%) Python
13 27 (45.00%) OO
13 27 (45.00%) Multithreading
14 26 (43.33%) Project Management
15 25 (41.67%) Memory Management
16 24 (40.00%) Windows
17 23 (38.33%) Ingres
17 23 (38.33%) PostgreSQL

CppUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CppUnit 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 CppUnit. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) Ingres
1 23 (38.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (90.00%) GoogleTest
2 48 (80.00%) NUnit
2 48 (80.00%) Subversion
3 47 (78.33%) ClearCase
4 38 (63.33%) Ant
5 32 (53.33%) CruiseControl
6 22 (36.67%) ClearQuest
7 16 (26.67%) Rational Rose
8 10 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
10 4 (6.67%) JUnit
11 2 (3.33%) CodeRush
12 1 (1.67%) ReSharper
12 1 (1.67%) Selenium
12 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
12 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
12 1 (1.67%) JMeter
12 1 (1.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 4 (6.67%) Banking
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Front Office
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) Software Engineer
3 12 (20.00%) C Developer
3 12 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 12 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (13.33%) Technical Leader
5 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Consultant
6 2 (3.33%) Software Consultant
7 1 (1.67%) C++ Applications Developer
7 1 (1.67%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Senior C Developer
7 1 (1.67%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Lead Developer
7 1 (1.67%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) QA Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (1.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (65.00%) Motif
2 29 (48.33%) XML
3 23 (38.33%) wxWidgets
4 5 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 5 (8.33%) ATL
4 5 (8.33%) COM+
4 5 (8.33%) DCOM
4 5 (8.33%) STL
5 3 (5.00%) OLE DB
6 1 (1.67%) jQuery
6 1 (1.67%) FpML
6 1 (1.67%) Web Services
6 1 (1.67%) .NET
6 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (81.67%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (30.00%) Derivative
3 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 49 (81.67%) UNIX
1 49 (81.67%) Linux
2 24 (40.00%) Windows
3 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (80.00%) UML
2 47 (78.33%) Configuration Management
3 41 (68.33%) Software Engineering
4 39 (65.00%) OOD
5 34 (56.67%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (53.33%) Use Case
7 27 (45.00%) OO
7 27 (45.00%) Multithreading
8 26 (43.33%) Project Management
9 25 (41.67%) Memory Management
10 19 (31.67%) Integration Testing
11 17 (28.33%) RUP
11 17 (28.33%) Unified Process
12 13 (21.67%) Refactoring
12 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
12 13 (21.67%) Reverse Engineering
13 7 (11.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.00%) TDD
14 6 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (80.00%) C
2 45 (75.00%) C++
3 29 (48.33%) SQL
3 29 (48.33%) Python
4 9 (15.00%) Java
5 5 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) Ruby
6 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.67%) C#
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) Perl
6 1 (1.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 42 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (63.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) Atmel