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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CppUnit
Rank 587 578 510
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -68
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 22 10 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.018% 0.078%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.31% 0.15% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 28
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£313 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £306 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+0.16% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.00 -

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
7131 6812 5351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.79% 12.52% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4564 4356 3400
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £518 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 136 134
Average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £31.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £38.15 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.01% +0.92%

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 4 May 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 8 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 4 May 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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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 -1 22 £313 +4.34% 5
Hampshire +5 16 £300 +0.16% 1
South East -6 16 £300 +0.16% 1
Hook -11 4 £288 -4.00%
London - 4 £475 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 - -
North East - 2 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 - -

CppUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 61 (96.83%) Linux
2 60 (95.24%) Subversion
3 57 (90.48%) GoogleTest
4 55 (87.30%) NUnit
4 55 (87.30%) C
4 55 (87.30%) UNIX
5 54 (85.71%) ClearCase
5 54 (85.71%) Configuration Management
6 53 (84.13%) UML
6 53 (84.13%) Analytical Skills
7 46 (73.02%) Security Cleared
8 45 (71.43%) C++
8 45 (71.43%) Software Engineering
9 44 (69.84%) Ant
9 44 (69.84%) OOD
10 43 (68.25%) SC Cleared
11 38 (60.32%) OO
12 37 (58.73%) Use Case
13 36 (57.14%) Memory Management
13 36 (57.14%) Multithreading
14 32 (50.79%) Motif
15 29 (46.03%) Integration Testing
16 28 (44.44%) Derivative
17 27 (42.86%) Project Management
18 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (36.51%) CruiseControl
20 21 (33.33%) Unified Process
20 21 (33.33%) Unit Testing
20 21 (33.33%) RUP
20 21 (33.33%) Rational Rose

CppUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (20.63%) Ingres
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 60 (95.24%) Subversion
2 57 (90.48%) GoogleTest
3 55 (87.30%) NUnit
4 54 (85.71%) ClearCase
5 44 (69.84%) Ant
6 23 (36.51%) CruiseControl
7 21 (33.33%) Rational Rose
8 12 (19.05%) ClearQuest
9 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
10 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.59%) CodeRush
General
1 7 (11.11%) Banking
2 6 (9.52%) Investment Banking
2 6 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (52.38%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Software Engineer
3 13 (20.63%) C Developer
4 10 (15.87%) C++ Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Technical Leader
6 8 (12.70%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.76%) AWS Developer
8 1 (1.59%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Consultant
8 1 (1.59%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Software Consultant
8 1 (1.59%) Release Engineer
8 1 (1.59%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) Motif
2 20 (31.75%) XML
3 13 (20.63%) wxWidgets
4 7 (11.11%) STL
4 7 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.59%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.59%) OLE DB
5 1 (1.59%) ATL
5 1 (1.59%) COM+
5 1 (1.59%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 53 (84.13%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (44.44%) Derivative
3 7 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 6 (9.52%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.59%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 61 (96.83%) Linux
2 55 (87.30%) UNIX
3 20 (31.75%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (85.71%) Configuration Management
2 53 (84.13%) UML
3 45 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 44 (69.84%) OOD
5 38 (60.32%) OO
6 37 (58.73%) Use Case
7 36 (57.14%) Memory Management
7 36 (57.14%) Multithreading
8 29 (46.03%) Integration Testing
9 27 (42.86%) Project Management
10 24 (38.10%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (33.33%) Unified Process
11 21 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 21 (33.33%) RUP
12 10 (15.87%) Reverse Engineering
12 10 (15.87%) Refactoring
13 8 (12.70%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
14 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (7.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (87.30%) C
2 45 (71.43%) C++
3 20 (31.75%) SQL
4 17 (26.98%) Python
5 15 (23.81%) Java
6 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (73.02%) Security Cleared
2 43 (68.25%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Sybase
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) Atmel
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