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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
CppUnit
Rank 638 609 606
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -3
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 18 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.033% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 8
Median daily rate £308 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £403 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - £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
8306 7103 6755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.23% 13.05% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5707 4635 4377
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 131 150
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £45.28 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 9 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 27 May 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 -23 18 £308 +2.50% 1
Hampshire -8 12 £305 +1.66%
South East -19 12 £305 +1.66%
Hook +3 6 £290 +0.86%
West Midlands - 4 - - 1
Solihull - 4 - - 1
South West - 2 £375 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £375 -

CppUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 41 (95.35%) C
1 41 (95.35%) Software Engineering
2 39 (90.70%) Unix
2 39 (90.70%) Linux
2 39 (90.70%) ClearCase
3 38 (88.37%) Subversion
4 37 (86.05%) Configuration Management
5 36 (83.72%) UML
5 36 (83.72%) GoogleTest
6 35 (81.40%) C++
6 35 (81.40%) Ant
6 35 (81.40%) NUnit
7 32 (74.42%) OOD
8 31 (72.09%) Integration Testing
9 30 (69.77%) Security Cleared
10 29 (67.44%) Multithreading
10 29 (67.44%) Use Case
11 28 (65.12%) Unit Testing
11 28 (65.12%) Memory Management
11 28 (65.12%) System Integration Testing
11 28 (65.12%) Project Management
11 28 (65.12%) OO
11 28 (65.12%) Derivative
12 26 (60.47%) Requirements Analysis
12 26 (60.47%) Python
12 26 (60.47%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (58.14%) SC Cleared
14 9 (20.93%) Motif
15 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (11.63%) Scrum

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 4 (9.30%) Ethernet
1 4 (9.30%) IPv4
1 4 (9.30%) SNMP
2 1 (2.33%) RTP
2 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) Ingres
1 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (90.70%) ClearCase
2 38 (88.37%) Subversion
3 36 (83.72%) GoogleTest
4 35 (81.40%) Ant
4 35 (81.40%) NUnit
5 5 (11.63%) Rational Rose
6 4 (9.30%) ClearQuest
6 4 (9.30%) CruiseControl
6 4 (9.30%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (6.98%) Visual Studio
8 2 (4.65%) JUnit
8 2 (4.65%) NetBeans
9 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
9 1 (2.33%) JIRA
9 1 (2.33%) MSTest
General
1 2 (4.65%) Military
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 20 (46.51%) C Developer
3 17 (39.53%) Software Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) C Software Engineer
5 9 (20.93%) C/C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) C++ Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) C/C++ Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C/C++ Software Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Unix Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.33%) Embedded C Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 1 (2.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) Motif
2 4 (9.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (9.30%) Regular Expression
2 4 (9.30%) wxWidgets
2 4 (9.30%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) JavaFX
4 1 (2.33%) RESTful
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Derivative
2 26 (60.47%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.30%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 39 (90.70%) Linux
1 39 (90.70%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (95.35%) Software Engineering
2 37 (86.05%) Configuration Management
3 36 (83.72%) UML
4 32 (74.42%) OOD
5 31 (72.09%) Integration Testing
6 29 (67.44%) Multithreading
6 29 (67.44%) Use Case
7 28 (65.12%) Memory Management
7 28 (65.12%) OO
7 28 (65.12%) Project Management
7 28 (65.12%) System Integration Testing
7 28 (65.12%) Unit Testing
8 26 (60.47%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (11.63%) RUP
10 5 (11.63%) Scrum
10 5 (11.63%) Unified Process
11 4 (9.30%) Kalman Filter
12 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) C
2 35 (81.40%) C++
3 26 (60.47%) Python
4 4 (9.30%) Shell Script
4 4 (9.30%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 30 (69.77%) Security Cleared
2 25 (58.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Def Stans
1 1 (2.33%) IEC 61508
1 1 (2.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.33%) MISRA
1 1 (2.33%) MISRA C
1 1 (2.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) iptables
1 4 (9.30%) OpenSSH
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Google
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