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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CppUnit
Rank 585 562 562
Rank change year-on-year
-23 0
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 34 39 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.077% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.56% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 14
Average daily rate £298 £315 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £400 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
-4.03% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £39.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £39.00 -
% change year-on-year
-19.23% -

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
7601 6904 5837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.78% 13.63% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5081 4663 3679
Average daily rate £425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 127 126
Average hourly rate £41.85 £36.70 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.03% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.73 £24.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +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 5 February 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 6 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -4 34 £298 -5.55% 1
Hampshire +2 32 £298 -4.03%
South East -1 32 £298 -4.03%
Hook +13 18 £295 -3.27%
South West +4 2 - - 1
Dorset - 1 - -

CppUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 53 (96.36%) C++
1 53 (96.36%) Linux
2 48 (87.27%) Software Engineering
3 45 (81.82%) Subversion
4 44 (80.00%) UML
4 44 (80.00%) C
4 44 (80.00%) Configuration Management
4 44 (80.00%) GoogleTest
5 43 (78.18%) ClearCase
5 43 (78.18%) Ant
5 43 (78.18%) Unix
5 43 (78.18%) NUnit
6 42 (76.36%) OOD
7 40 (72.73%) Python
8 37 (67.27%) Integration Testing
9 36 (65.45%) Use Case
9 36 (65.45%) Unit Testing
9 36 (65.45%) Multithreading
9 36 (65.45%) OO
9 36 (65.45%) Project Management
9 36 (65.45%) Memory Management
10 35 (63.64%) System Integration Testing
10 35 (63.64%) Derivative
10 35 (63.64%) Requirements Analysis
11 29 (52.73%) Security Cleared
12 28 (50.91%) Analytical Skills
13 21 (38.18%) SC Cleared
14 10 (18.18%) WebSockets
14 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
14 10 (18.18%) SOAP

CppUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (14.55%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.36%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Ingres
1 6 (10.91%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (81.82%) Subversion
2 44 (80.00%) GoogleTest
3 43 (78.18%) Ant
3 43 (78.18%) ClearCase
3 43 (78.18%) NUnit
4 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
5 6 (10.91%) ClearQuest
5 6 (10.91%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.64%) Rational Rose
6 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.82%) JIRA
7 1 (1.82%) JUnit
7 1 (1.82%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (5.45%) Military
2 2 (3.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 35 (63.64%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) C Developer
3 20 (36.36%) Software Engineer
4 17 (30.91%) C++ Software Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) C Software Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (12.73%) C++ Developer
8 6 (10.91%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.45%) C++ Software Developer
10 2 (3.64%) Unix Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) C/C++ Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Java Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Java Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
11 1 (1.82%) Technical Developer
11 1 (1.82%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.18%) SOAP
1 10 (18.18%) WebSockets
2 8 (14.55%) Motif
3 6 (10.91%) wxWidgets
3 6 (10.91%) XML
4 1 (1.82%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (63.64%) Derivative
2 28 (50.91%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.36%) CCTV
3 9 (16.36%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 53 (96.36%) Linux
2 43 (78.18%) Unix
3 9 (16.36%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) Software Engineering
2 44 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 44 (80.00%) UML
3 42 (76.36%) OOD
4 37 (67.27%) Integration Testing
5 36 (65.45%) Memory Management
5 36 (65.45%) Multithreading
5 36 (65.45%) OO
5 36 (65.45%) Project Management
5 36 (65.45%) Unit Testing
5 36 (65.45%) Use Case
6 35 (63.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 35 (63.64%) System Integration Testing
7 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.64%) RUP
8 2 (3.64%) Unified Process
9 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.82%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (1.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 53 (96.36%) C++
2 44 (80.00%) C
3 40 (72.73%) Python
4 6 (10.91%) SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 29 (52.73%) Security Cleared
2 21 (38.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) MISRA
1 1 (1.82%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.82%) Google