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 27 February 2015 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 28 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 10 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.48% 3.02% 3.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.99% 6.45% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £403 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +21.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £353 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £403 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +2.00%
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
91 93 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.81% 46.73% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 58 50
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £411 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 7
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015, 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 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 11 (73.33%) C
3 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 10 (66.67%) UNIX
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (53.33%) C#
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) HTML5
5 8 (53.33%) Node.js
5 8 (53.33%) User Experience
6 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
6 7 (46.67%) iOS SDK
6 7 (46.67%) RESTful
6 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
6 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
6 7 (46.67%) iPhone
6 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (46.67%) TDD
6 7 (46.67%) Scrum
6 7 (46.67%) Objective-C
6 7 (46.67%) Web Services
7 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
8 4 (26.67%) Java
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) Windows
9 3 (20.00%) UML
9 3 (20.00%) OO

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) UTRAN
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) 2G
1 1 (6.67%) LTE
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Ingres
1 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) GoogleTest
2 2 (13.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (13.33%) NUnit
2 2 (13.33%) CruiseControl
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) CppUnit
3 1 (6.67%) ClearQuest
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Ant
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) iOS Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 7 (46.67%) iOS SDK
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
3 7 (46.67%) RESTful
4 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) Motif
5 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) wxWidgets
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) User Experience
2 7 (46.67%) iPhone
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.67%) VHDL
6 1 (6.67%) STB
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) UNIX
3 7 (46.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 7 (46.67%) Multithreading
3 7 (46.67%) iOS Development
4 3 (20.00%) UML
4 3 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) Use Case
6 1 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) C#
4 7 (46.67%) Objective-C
5 4 (26.67%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Python
8 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
8 1 (6.67%) Embedded C++
8 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (6.67%) Perl
8 1 (6.67%) VB
8 1 (6.67%) VBA
8 1 (6.67%) Ruby
8 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
2 1 (6.67%) Nokia
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco