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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 32 32 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.52% 3.52% 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.52% 8.51% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 0
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£376 £384 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £318 £320
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
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
92 94 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.66% 41.41% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 64 25
Average daily rate £350 £365 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) C
3 4 (44.44%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) UNIX
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) GoogleTest
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) NUnit
5 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (22.22%) CppUnit
5 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
5 2 (22.22%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 2 (22.22%) Python
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) Ant

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 3G
1 1 (11.11%) UTRAN
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) 2G
1 1 (11.11%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Ingres
1 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) GoogleTest
1 2 (22.22%) NUnit
1 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) CppUnit
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (11.11%) Multimedia
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) STL
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Motif
2 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (11.11%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) CSS3
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) STB
3 1 (11.11%) VHDL
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) UML
1 3 (33.33%) OO
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Information Security
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C
2 4 (44.44%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Hitachi
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) Facebook