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 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
CppUnit
Rank 612 598 568
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -30
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 8 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.024% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% -0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £272 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £413 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
+8.51% +1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
7557 7024 5870
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.29% 12.85% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4976 4513 3677
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 152 144
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.83 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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
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 4 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 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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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 -5 8 £325 +8.51%
South East -9 8 £325 +8.51%
England -24 8 £325 +8.51% 2
Hook -5 2 £318 +6.01%

CppUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (100.00%) Linux
1 33 (100.00%) Subversion
2 27 (81.82%) NUnit
2 27 (81.82%) GoogleTest
2 27 (81.82%) Ant
2 27 (81.82%) UNIX
2 27 (81.82%) C
2 27 (81.82%) ClearCase
2 27 (81.82%) Configuration Management
3 25 (75.76%) OOD
4 24 (72.73%) C++
4 24 (72.73%) UML
5 22 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
6 21 (63.64%) Integration Testing
7 19 (57.58%) Multithreading
7 19 (57.58%) Derivative
7 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
7 19 (57.58%) Memory Management
7 19 (57.58%) System Integration Testing
7 19 (57.58%) OO
8 18 (54.55%) Use Case
9 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
10 15 (45.45%) Project Management
11 13 (39.39%) Rational Rose
11 13 (39.39%) Unified Process
11 13 (39.39%) RUP
11 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
12 11 (33.33%) Motif
13 8 (24.24%) Python

CppUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Ingres
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) Subversion
2 27 (81.82%) GoogleTest
2 27 (81.82%) NUnit
2 27 (81.82%) Ant
2 27 (81.82%) ClearCase
3 13 (39.39%) Rational Rose
4 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) ClearQuest
5 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
1 6 (18.18%) Banking
1 6 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 9 (27.27%) C++ Developer
4 8 (24.24%) C Developer
5 2 (6.06%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Release Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Motif
2 7 (21.21%) XML
3 6 (18.18%) STL
3 6 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.03%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (57.58%) Derivative
3 6 (18.18%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Linux
2 27 (81.82%) UNIX
3 6 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Configuration Management
2 25 (75.76%) OOD
3 24 (72.73%) UML
4 21 (63.64%) Integration Testing
5 19 (57.58%) Multithreading
5 19 (57.58%) Memory Management
5 19 (57.58%) OO
5 19 (57.58%) Software Engineering
5 19 (57.58%) System Integration Testing
6 18 (54.55%) Use Case
7 15 (45.45%) Project Management
8 13 (39.39%) Unified Process
8 13 (39.39%) RUP
8 13 (39.39%) Unit Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
11 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
12 1 (3.03%) DevOps
12 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C
2 24 (72.73%) C++
3 8 (24.24%) Python
4 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 5 (15.15%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 16 (48.48%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle
1 5 (15.15%) Sybase