The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 33 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.52% 1.97% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.50% 5.26% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £403 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £300 £324
% change year-on-year
+22.91% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
C++
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 95 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 33.61% 37.40% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 64 31
Average daily rate £350 £360 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 11
Average hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -10.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 (75.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) GoogleTest
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) NUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) CppUnit
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) 3G
5 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
5 1 (12.50%) UTRAN

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) 3G
1 1 (12.50%) UTRAN
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) 2G
1 1 (12.50%) LTE
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Ingres
1 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) CppUnit
1 2 (25.00%) GoogleTest
1 2 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
2 1 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) STL
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Motif
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) wxWidgets
2 1 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) VHDL
3 1 (12.50%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) UNIX
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) UML
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Hitachi
2 1 (12.50%) Nokia
2 1 (12.50%) Facebook
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco