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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
CppUnit
UK
Rank 594 584 566
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 3 38 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.075% 0.075%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.041% 0.50% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 26
Median daily rate £388 £295 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.35% -2.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £295 £300
% change year-on-year
+31.35% -1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median 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
7381 7593 6898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.49% 14.95% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4919 5065 4709
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 203 125
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.80 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £24.23 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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
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 10 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -6 2 - -
Hook -12 1 - -
South East -21 1 - -
Hampshire -26 1 - -
Belfast - 1 £388 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £388 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 £388 -

CppUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 10 (90.91%) C
1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 8 (72.73%) ClearCase
3 8 (72.73%) Unix
4 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 7 (63.64%) Multithreading
5 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
5 6 (54.55%) Subversion
5 6 (54.55%) Memory Management
5 6 (54.55%) GoogleTest
5 6 (54.55%) Use Case
5 6 (54.55%) Derivative
5 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (54.55%) Project Management
5 6 (54.55%) NUnit
5 6 (54.55%) Ant
5 6 (54.55%) OOD
5 6 (54.55%) UML
5 6 (54.55%) OO
5 6 (54.55%) Python
5 6 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (18.18%) iptables
8 2 (18.18%) Shell Script

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 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) IPv4
1 2 (18.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) ClearCase
2 6 (54.55%) Ant
2 6 (54.55%) GoogleTest
2 6 (54.55%) NUnit
2 6 (54.55%) Subversion
3 2 (18.18%) Automake
4 1 (9.09%) GCC
4 1 (9.09%) GDB
4 1 (9.09%) JMeter
4 1 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) C/C++ Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (18.18%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Derivative
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
3 7 (63.64%) Configuration Management
3 7 (63.64%) Multithreading
4 6 (54.55%) Integration Testing
4 6 (54.55%) Memory Management
4 6 (54.55%) OO
4 6 (54.55%) OOD
4 6 (54.55%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (54.55%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (54.55%) UML
4 6 (54.55%) Use Case
5 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C
1 10 (90.91%) C++
2 6 (54.55%) Python
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) iptables
1 2 (18.18%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Coverity
1 1 (9.09%) Veracode