The table below looks at the statistics for GoogleTest skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Test
Rank 564 - 563
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 48 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% - 0.012%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £291
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 - £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 - £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £291
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - -

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
7324 5947 5941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.88% 11.66% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5022 3825 3527
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 144 240
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.88 £18.50 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.40 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

GoogleTest
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing GoogleTest within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

GoogleTest Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GoogleTest
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GoogleTest within the UK.

GoogleTest Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GoogleTest
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the UK over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

GoogleTest Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

GoogleTest
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing GoogleTest within the UK.

GoogleTest Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GoogleTest
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the UK over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. 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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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 - 46 £300 - 6
Hampshire - 33 £300 -
South East - 33 £300 -
Hook - 21 £300 -
East of England - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
London - - - - 2
Warwick - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GoogleTest 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 GoogleTest.

1 48 (82.76%) Linux
2 43 (74.14%) CppUnit
3 37 (63.79%) SQL
4 35 (60.34%) C
4 35 (60.34%) C++
4 35 (60.34%) UML
4 35 (60.34%) NUnit
4 35 (60.34%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (58.62%) Subversion
5 34 (58.62%) Software Engineering
5 34 (58.62%) Configuration Management
5 34 (58.62%) UNIX
5 34 (58.62%) ClearCase
6 32 (55.17%) OOD
7 30 (51.72%) Ant
7 30 (51.72%) Motif
7 30 (51.72%) Security Cleared
8 29 (50.00%) Python
9 28 (48.28%) Multithreading
10 27 (46.55%) Continuous Integration
10 27 (46.55%) Use Case
11 26 (44.83%) SC Cleared
12 25 (43.10%) XML
13 24 (41.38%) Project Management
14 21 (36.21%) CruiseControl
14 21 (36.21%) Google
15 19 (32.76%) Memory Management
15 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (32.76%) OO
16 17 (29.31%) Ingres

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GoogleTest 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 GoogleTest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (18.97%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Ethernet
1 4 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) Ingres
1 17 (29.31%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.90%) SQLite
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (74.14%) CppUnit
2 35 (60.34%) NUnit
3 34 (58.62%) Subversion
3 34 (58.62%) ClearCase
4 30 (51.72%) Ant
5 21 (36.21%) CruiseControl
6 16 (27.59%) ClearQuest
7 14 (24.14%) Rational Rose
8 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
9 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
10 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
11 1 (1.72%) Clang
11 1 (1.72%) Valgrind
11 1 (1.72%) Gerrit
11 1 (1.72%) CodeRush
11 1 (1.72%) CMake
General
1 9 (15.52%) Electronics
2 8 (13.79%) Automotive
3 7 (12.07%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) C Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 8 (13.79%) C++ Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Test Engineer
6 7 (12.07%) Tester
6 7 (12.07%) Software Tester
6 7 (12.07%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Lead Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Consultant
10 2 (3.45%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.45%) Development Team Leader
10 2 (3.45%) C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Software Consultant
11 1 (1.72%) C++ Team Leader
11 1 (1.72%) C Software Engineer
11 1 (1.72%) Senior C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (51.72%) Motif
2 25 (43.10%) XML
3 17 (29.31%) wxWidgets
4 9 (15.52%) STL
4 9 (15.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 8 (13.79%) FIX Protocol
6 6 (10.34%) ATL
6 6 (10.34%) COM+
6 6 (10.34%) DCOM
7 4 (6.90%) OpenGL
7 4 (6.90%) QML
7 4 (6.90%) Qt
8 3 (5.17%) CORBA
9 2 (3.45%) OLE DB
9 2 (3.45%) .NET
10 1 (1.72%) WinRT
10 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.72%) COM
10 1 (1.72%) Web Services
10 1 (1.72%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (60.34%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (24.14%) Derivative
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Open Source
4 1 (1.72%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 48 (82.76%) Linux
2 34 (58.62%) UNIX
3 14 (24.14%) Windows
4 8 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Android
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (60.34%) UML
2 34 (58.62%) Software Engineering
2 34 (58.62%) Configuration Management
3 32 (55.17%) OOD
4 28 (48.28%) Multithreading
5 27 (46.55%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (46.55%) Use Case
6 24 (41.38%) Project Management
7 19 (32.76%) Memory Management
7 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (32.76%) OO
8 16 (27.59%) Integration Testing
9 15 (25.86%) RUP
9 15 (25.86%) Unified Process
10 11 (18.97%) Refactoring
10 11 (18.97%) Test Scripting
10 11 (18.97%) Unit Testing
10 11 (18.97%) Reverse Engineering
10 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
11 10 (17.24%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (63.79%) SQL
2 35 (60.34%) C
2 35 (60.34%) C++
3 29 (50.00%) Python
4 8 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.90%) Java
6 2 (3.45%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 30 (51.72%) Security Cleared
2 26 (44.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) QA
1 1 (1.72%) JTAG
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Google
2 17 (29.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.17%) Progress
5 1 (1.72%) Atmel
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
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