The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / Berkshire
Rank 82 93 91
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing C++ 24 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.26% 1.02% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.43% 4.05% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 25
Median daily rate £450 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £355 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.84 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +7.08%

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

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
542 618 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.48% 25.09% 26.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 367 413
Median daily rate £425 £390 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 16
Median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +8.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.55 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +7 9 £450 +28.57% 11
Slough +9 6 £324 -4.70% 3
Reading +6 5 - - 12
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (42.59%) Java
3 21 (38.89%) C
3 21 (38.89%) C#
4 19 (35.19%) TDD
5 18 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 18 (33.33%) Scrum
6 16 (29.63%) XML
6 16 (29.63%) OO
6 16 (29.63%) Python
6 16 (29.63%) BDD
7 14 (25.93%) Test Automation
7 14 (25.93%) .NET
7 14 (25.93%) HTTP
7 14 (25.93%) Automated Testing
8 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
8 13 (24.07%) OOP
9 12 (22.22%) Ruby
9 12 (22.22%) JSON
9 12 (22.22%) Groovy
9 12 (22.22%) Visualisation
9 12 (22.22%) WebDriver
9 12 (22.22%) Selenium
9 12 (22.22%) REST
10 11 (20.37%) eggPlant
10 11 (20.37%) Manual Testing
10 11 (20.37%) Degree
10 11 (20.37%) UML
11 10 (18.52%) Ant
11 10 (18.52%) Project Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 10 (18.52%) CMS
2 9 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.85%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) HTTP
2 5 (9.26%) Internet
3 3 (5.56%) Wireless
4 1 (1.85%) 3G
4 1 (1.85%) 4G
4 1 (1.85%) AMQP
4 1 (1.85%) DVB
4 1 (1.85%) LTE
4 1 (1.85%) MQTT
4 1 (1.85%) Node B
4 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Selenium
1 12 (22.22%) WebDriver
2 11 (20.37%) eggPlant
3 10 (18.52%) Ant
3 10 (18.52%) Apache Ivy
3 10 (18.52%) Bitbucket
3 10 (18.52%) Gradle
3 10 (18.52%) JMeter
3 10 (18.52%) Maven
4 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.56%) GDB
6 2 (3.70%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.70%) GCC
7 1 (1.85%) AppScan
7 1 (1.85%) Burp Suite
7 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.85%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.85%) MSTest
7 1 (1.85%) WinDbg
7 1 (1.85%) Xcode
General
1 6 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.41%) French Language
2 4 (7.41%) German Language
2 4 (7.41%) Italian Language
2 4 (7.41%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (24.07%) Software Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) Developer in Test
4 8 (14.81%) C# Software Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) C++ Software Engineer
5 7 (12.96%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.11%) C++ Developer
7 5 (9.26%) .NET Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 3 (5.56%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Development Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Messaging Support
9 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Development Analyst
10 2 (3.70%) Development Support Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) XML
2 14 (25.93%) .NET
3 12 (22.22%) JSON
3 12 (22.22%) REST
4 9 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 8 (14.81%) HTML
5 8 (14.81%) Node.js
6 7 (12.96%) Web Services
7 6 (11.11%) MAPI
8 5 (9.26%) HTML5
9 4 (7.41%) WCF
9 4 (7.41%) WPF
10 3 (5.56%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (3.70%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (3.70%) Gherkin
11 2 (3.70%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (3.70%) jQuery
11 2 (3.70%) RESTful
11 2 (3.70%) Unreal Engine
11 2 (3.70%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Visualisation
2 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) Cryptography
5 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.85%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.85%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) MPEG
6 1 (1.85%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.85%) Physics
6 1 (1.85%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.96%) Unix
1 7 (12.96%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.85%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.19%) TDD
3 18 (33.33%) Scrum
3 18 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 16 (29.63%) BDD
4 16 (29.63%) OO
5 14 (25.93%) Automated Testing
5 14 (25.93%) Test Automation
6 13 (24.07%) OOP
7 11 (20.37%) Manual Testing
7 11 (20.37%) UML
8 10 (18.52%) Content Management
8 10 (18.52%) Project Management
9 9 (16.67%) Security Testing
10 6 (11.11%) Memory Management
10 6 (11.11%) MVC
10 6 (11.11%) SysML
11 5 (9.26%) Software Delivery
12 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
12 4 (7.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) Java
2 21 (38.89%) C
2 21 (38.89%) C#
3 16 (29.63%) Python
4 13 (24.07%) JavaScript
5 12 (22.22%) Groovy
5 12 (22.22%) Ruby
6 9 (16.67%) SQL
7 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
7 7 (12.96%) VB.NET
8 6 (11.11%) Ada
8 6 (11.11%) VBScript
9 3 (5.56%) Embedded C
9 3 (5.56%) Embedded C++
9 3 (5.56%) VB
10 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.85%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.85%) PHP
11 1 (1.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) CCNP
3 1 (1.85%) CCSP
3 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.85%) CISSP
3 1 (1.85%) GPEN
3 1 (1.85%) GWAPT
3 1 (1.85%) GXPN
3 1 (1.85%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) OSCE
3 1 (1.85%) OSCP
3 1 (1.85%) PhD
3 1 (1.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 3 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.85%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Core Impact
1 1 (1.85%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.85%) Nessus
1 1 (1.85%) Nexpose
1 1 (1.85%) Nmap
1 1 (1.85%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 9 (16.67%) Sitecore
1 9 (16.67%) Splunk
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Capita
3 1 (1.85%) VMware
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Salt
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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