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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
CppUnit
Rank 550 562 523
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -39
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 28 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.025% 0.044%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.40% 0.20% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 17
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£330 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.18% +4.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £307 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £288
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7026 6437 5185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.98% 12.28% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4495 4091 3291
Average daily rate £400 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 110 142
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £18.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.15 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +3.10%

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 30 March 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 5 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 30 March 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 28 £330 +10.18%
Hampshire -3 20 £315 +5.17%
South East -11 20 £315 +5.17%
London - 6 £475 -
Hook -16 2 £322 +7.72%

CppUnit
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 70 (97.22%) Linux
2 68 (94.44%) Subversion
3 65 (90.28%) GoogleTest
4 64 (88.89%) UNIX
5 63 (87.50%) C
5 63 (87.50%) NUnit
5 63 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
6 62 (86.11%) ClearCase
6 62 (86.11%) Configuration Management
7 61 (84.72%) UML
8 56 (77.78%) Security Cleared
9 54 (75.00%) C++
9 54 (75.00%) Software Engineering
10 52 (72.22%) Ant
10 52 (72.22%) OOD
11 51 (70.83%) SC Cleared
12 46 (63.89%) Motif
13 42 (58.33%) Use Case
14 38 (52.78%) OO
15 36 (50.00%) Multithreading
15 36 (50.00%) Memory Management
16 35 (48.61%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (48.61%) Project Management
17 34 (47.22%) CruiseControl
18 31 (43.06%) XML
18 31 (43.06%) SQL
19 28 (38.89%) Python
19 28 (38.89%) Integration Testing
20 27 (37.50%) Derivative
21 25 (34.72%) RUP

CppUnit
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (33.33%) Ingres
1 24 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 68 (94.44%) Subversion
2 65 (90.28%) GoogleTest
3 63 (87.50%) NUnit
4 62 (86.11%) ClearCase
5 52 (72.22%) Ant
6 34 (47.22%) CruiseControl
7 24 (33.33%) Rational Rose
8 23 (31.94%) ClearQuest
9 11 (15.28%) Jenkins
10 7 (9.72%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
11 1 (1.39%) JMeter
11 1 (1.39%) Robot Framework
11 1 (1.39%) Selenium
11 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.39%) CodeRush
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
1 7 (9.72%) Banking
2 6 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Developer
2 20 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 15 (20.83%) C Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Software Developer
4 13 (18.06%) C++ Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Technical Leader
6 2 (2.78%) Software Consultant
6 2 (2.78%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (2.78%) Consultant
6 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.39%) QA Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) Senior C++ Developer
7 1 (1.39%) C Software Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) Senior C Developer
7 1 (1.39%) QA Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (1.39%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.89%) Motif
2 31 (43.06%) XML
3 24 (33.33%) wxWidgets
4 7 (9.72%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (9.72%) STL
5 1 (1.39%) ATL
5 1 (1.39%) COM+
5 1 (1.39%) DCOM
5 1 (1.39%) OLE DB
5 1 (1.39%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (1.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 63 (87.50%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (37.50%) Derivative
3 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.39%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 70 (97.22%) Linux
2 64 (88.89%) UNIX
3 25 (34.72%) Windows
4 8 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (86.11%) Configuration Management
2 61 (84.72%) UML
3 54 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 52 (72.22%) OOD
5 42 (58.33%) Use Case
6 38 (52.78%) OO
7 36 (50.00%) Multithreading
7 36 (50.00%) Memory Management
8 35 (48.61%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (48.61%) Project Management
9 28 (38.89%) Integration Testing
10 25 (34.72%) RUP
10 25 (34.72%) Unified Process
11 20 (27.78%) Unit Testing
12 14 (19.44%) Refactoring
12 14 (19.44%) Reverse Engineering
13 8 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
14 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
15 5 (6.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 63 (87.50%) C
2 54 (75.00%) C++
3 31 (43.06%) SQL
4 28 (38.89%) Python
5 15 (20.83%) Java
6 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.39%) Perl
7 1 (1.39%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 51 (70.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (8.33%) Oracle
4 5 (6.94%) Sybase
5 1 (1.39%) Google
5 1 (1.39%) Atmel