The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 37 24 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.33% 4.69% 3.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.92% 11.63% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 4
Median daily rate £338 £250 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -42.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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 Basingstoke region.

Programming Languages Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 86 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.22% 40.38% 41.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 51 59
Median daily rate £325 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -24.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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++
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 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C++ 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) C
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (55.56%) GoogleTest
4 4 (44.44%) Python
5 3 (33.33%) NUnit
5 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 3 (33.33%) Memory Management
5 3 (33.33%) .NET
5 3 (33.33%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) UML
6 2 (22.22%) C#
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) OOD
6 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Android Development
6 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
6 2 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (22.22%) PKI
6 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (22.22%) Mechatronics
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
7 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
7 1 (11.11%) Java EE

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSH
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) GoogleTest
2 3 (33.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) C Developer
1 5 (55.56%) C/C++ Developer
1 5 (55.56%) C++ Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
2 2 (22.22%) WPF
3 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
3 1 (11.11%) JAAS
3 1 (11.11%) Java EE
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
3 1 (11.11%) JMX
3 1 (11.11%) JNDI
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mechatronics
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Android
3 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) Android Development
4 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (11.11%) Data Security
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) OWASP
5 1 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Security Operations
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
5 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) F5
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 1 (11.11%) VMware