The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover - - 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.17 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.92% +8.10%
C++
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Andover region.

Programming Languages Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 58.33% 20.00% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ across the Andover region.

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Andover

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Andover region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing C++ 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 C++.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) HP
1 6 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (50.00%) F#
4 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
4 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) ISEB
4 3 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (33.33%) Military

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing C++ 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 C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 6 (100.00%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) WebDriver
4 3 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 6 (100.00%) Tester
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Tester
3 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Java Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripter
4 1 (16.67%) VB Scripter
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Defect Tracking
2 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) F#
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 3 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) HP
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft