Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CppUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CppUnit over the 6 months to 21 November 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.

CppUnit
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 852 861
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 -27
Contract jobs citing CppUnit 7 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.028% 0.024%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.036% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 14
UK median daily rate £600 £290 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +106.90% -3.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +40.92% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

CppUnit is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19267 17294 16223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.68% 16.51% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13417 11639 10802
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 251 338
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £24.00 £24.23
90th Percentile £60.20 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

CppUnit
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CppUnit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CppUnit in the UK

CppUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CppUnit in the UK

CppUnit
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CppUnit over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CppUnit in the UK

CppUnit
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CppUnit in the UK

CppUnit
Top 4 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 5 £600 +106.90%
London -15 5 £600 +242.86%
UK excluding London -8 2 £423 +40.92%
Northern Ireland - 2 £423 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 4 (57.14%) STL
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) SunGard
4 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Subversion
4 3 (42.86%) SunGard Martini
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
4 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (42.86%) Multithreaded Programming
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Equities
5 2 (28.57%) Front Office
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) C
6 1 (14.29%) Java

CppUnit
Co-occurring 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SunGard Martini
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (42.86%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C++ Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer in Test
4 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (57.14%) STL
2 3 (42.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Test Automation
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Multithreaded Programming
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Java
5 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
1 3 (42.86%) SunGard