The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for GoogleTest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Test
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 97 99
Contract jobs citing GoogleTest 0 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 1.15% 1.04%
As % of the Development Applications category - 7.94% 6.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 11
Median daily rate - £283 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £283 £300
% change year-on-year +59.29% -5.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.50 -

GoogleTest is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 237 315 354
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 12.90% 14.48% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 206 182
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 8 16
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% -5.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £37.50 £27.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.39 £40.70 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

GoogleTest
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing GoogleTest as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for GoogleTest in Hampshire

GoogleTest
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GoogleTest in Hampshire

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GoogleTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for GoogleTest.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 9 (90.00%) Derivative
2 9 (90.00%) NUnit
2 9 (90.00%) Integration Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Memory Management
2 9 (90.00%) System Integration Testing
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
3 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (80.00%) OOD
3 8 (80.00%) C
3 8 (80.00%) UML
3 8 (80.00%) OO
4 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 7 (70.00%) Use Case
5 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
5 6 (60.00%) Subversion
5 6 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (60.00%) ClearCase
5 6 (60.00%) Ant
5 6 (60.00%) CppUnit
6 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (10.00%) CMake
8 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) AMQP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) NUnit
2 6 (60.00%) Ant
2 6 (60.00%) ClearCase
2 6 (60.00%) CppUnit
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (10.00%) CMake
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Valgrind
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Linux Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Unix Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C Software Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) C/C++ Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C++ Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Derivative
2 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Integration Testing
1 9 (90.00%) Memory Management
1 9 (90.00%) System Integration Testing
2 8 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 8 (80.00%) OO
2 8 (80.00%) OOD
2 8 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) UML
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
3 7 (70.00%) Use Case
4 6 (60.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (60.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 8 (80.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Google