The table below looks at the statistics for CppUnit skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CppUnit over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CppUnit
Rank 634 654 626
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 27 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.016% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
Median daily rate £290 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £304 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £361 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +8.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
8742 7657 7008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.24% 13.41% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5985 5058 4494
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 129 153
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.95 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £51.30 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

CppUnit
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CppUnit as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CppUnit within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England +35 27 £290 -10.76% 4
South East +28 22 £290 -10.76%
Hampshire +15 22 £290 -10.76%
Hook +10 11 £290 -8.66%
West Midlands - 4 - -
Solihull - 4 - -
London - 1 £175 - 3

CppUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CppUnit also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CppUnit.

1 36 (94.74%) C
2 35 (92.11%) Unix
2 35 (92.11%) Linux
3 34 (89.47%) ClearCase
3 34 (89.47%) Software Engineering
4 29 (76.32%) Subversion
5 28 (73.68%) Configuration Management
5 28 (73.68%) GoogleTest
6 27 (71.05%) NUnit
6 27 (71.05%) Integration Testing
6 27 (71.05%) Security Cleared
6 27 (71.05%) UML
6 27 (71.05%) Ant
7 26 (68.42%) SC Cleared
8 25 (65.79%) C++
9 24 (63.16%) Derivative
9 24 (63.16%) System Integration Testing
10 23 (60.53%) Unit Testing
11 22 (57.89%) Use Case
11 22 (57.89%) Requirements Analysis
12 21 (55.26%) Multithreading
13 20 (52.63%) Memory Management
13 20 (52.63%) OO
13 20 (52.63%) Project Management
13 20 (52.63%) OOD
14 15 (39.47%) Python
15 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (21.05%) Scrum
18 7 (18.42%) Ethernet

CppUnit
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
1 7 (18.42%) IPv4
1 7 (18.42%) SNMP
2 1 (2.63%) 3GPP
2 1 (2.63%) CDMA
2 1 (2.63%) GSM
2 1 (2.63%) RTP
2 1 (2.63%) SCCP
2 1 (2.63%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (2.63%) snoop
2 1 (2.63%) SS7
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) tcpdump
2 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 34 (89.47%) ClearCase
2 29 (76.32%) Subversion
3 28 (73.68%) GoogleTest
4 27 (71.05%) Ant
4 27 (71.05%) NUnit
5 6 (15.79%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (7.89%) Rational Rose
7 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.63%) Automake
8 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.63%) JIRA
8 1 (2.63%) JMeter
8 1 (2.63%) JUnit
8 1 (2.63%) MSTest
8 1 (2.63%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.63%) Electronics
2 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 22 (57.89%) C Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
4 9 (23.68%) C++ Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C/C++ Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C/C++ Software Developer
5 6 (15.79%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Embedded Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.53%) C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Embedded C Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Embedded Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (18.42%) Regular Expression
2 5 (13.16%) Motif
3 1 (2.63%) JavaFX
3 1 (2.63%) RESTful
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (63.16%) Derivative
2 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (18.42%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Linux
1 35 (92.11%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Software Engineering
2 28 (73.68%) Configuration Management
3 27 (71.05%) Integration Testing
3 27 (71.05%) UML
4 24 (63.16%) System Integration Testing
5 23 (60.53%) Unit Testing
6 22 (57.89%) Requirements Analysis
6 22 (57.89%) Use Case
7 21 (55.26%) Multithreading
8 20 (52.63%) Memory Management
8 20 (52.63%) OO
8 20 (52.63%) OOD
8 20 (52.63%) Project Management
9 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.05%) Scrum
11 7 (18.42%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (7.89%) RUP
12 3 (7.89%) Unified Process
13 1 (2.63%) Non-Functional Testing
13 1 (2.63%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C
2 25 (65.79%) C++
3 15 (39.47%) Python
4 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) Java
5 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Perl
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (71.05%) Security Cleared
2 26 (68.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.63%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.63%) MISRA
1 1 (2.63%) MISRA C
1 1 (2.63%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) iptables
1 7 (18.42%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Google