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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 87 89 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing C++ 35 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.49% 1.24% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.69% 5.24% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 10
Median daily rate £375 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £254 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +0.62%
C++
South East

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
615 611 634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.11% 23.77% 25.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 366 292
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 11
Median hourly rate £12.50 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.27% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 28 July 2016.

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++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +10 14 £400 +55.33% 11
Slough +6 3 £300 -
Bracknell -5 2 £335 -16.25% 2
Maidenhead - 2 £325 - 2
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 48 (64.00%) C
2 40 (53.33%) C#
2 40 (53.33%) .NET
2 40 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 34 (45.33%) Windows
4 30 (40.00%) Java
5 27 (36.00%) VB
6 24 (32.00%) SQL
7 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (29.33%) PowerShell
8 21 (28.00%) Degree
8 21 (28.00%) XML
9 20 (26.67%) VBScript
9 20 (26.67%) HTTP
10 19 (25.33%) MS Excel
11 18 (24.00%) Linux
12 17 (22.67%) CSS
12 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
12 17 (22.67%) Mentoring
13 16 (21.33%) SDLC
13 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
13 16 (21.33%) Memory Management
13 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
13 16 (21.33%) VB.NET
13 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
14 15 (20.00%) RDBMS
14 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (20.00%) Relational Database
15 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
16 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP

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 9 (12.00%) IIS
2 7 (9.33%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) Confluence
4 1 (1.33%) Drupal
4 1 (1.33%) JBoss
4 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.33%) nginx
4 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.33%) TPMS
4 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (25.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.33%) Office 365
3 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.67%) IaaS
4 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.67%) HTTP
2 13 (17.33%) Internet
2 13 (17.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (17.33%) VPN
3 12 (16.00%) IPsec
4 11 (14.67%) DHCP
4 11 (14.67%) DNS
4 11 (14.67%) Software-Defined Networking
5 10 (13.33%) BGP
5 10 (13.33%) IPv6
6 6 (8.00%) SSL
7 4 (5.33%) DVB
8 3 (4.00%) Kerberos
8 3 (4.00%) UPnP
9 2 (2.67%) Firewall
9 2 (2.67%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (2.67%) Wireless
10 1 (1.33%) AMQP
10 1 (1.33%) MQTT
10 1 (1.33%) Node B
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 15 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 12 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.67%) Big Data
4 4 (5.33%) Datazen
4 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.67%) DB2
6 2 (2.67%) MySQL
7 1 (1.33%) IDMS
7 1 (1.33%) OLTP
7 1 (1.33%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.00%) AppScan
1 3 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.00%) Xcode
2 2 (2.67%) Fiddler
2 2 (2.67%) Metasploit
2 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.67%) Subversion
2 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Ant
3 1 (1.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.33%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.33%) Serena SBM
3 1 (1.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (16.00%) Marketing
2 6 (8.00%) French Language
2 6 (8.00%) German Language
2 6 (8.00%) Italian Language
2 6 (8.00%) Spanish Language
2 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.33%) Billing
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (33.33%) Developer
2 20 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 12 (16.00%) Analyst
3 12 (16.00%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (14.67%) C++ Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Consultant
6 7 (9.33%) Escalation Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Architect
7 5 (6.67%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Embedded Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Security Consultant
7 5 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) C Developer
8 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.33%) C/C++ Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Security Architect
9 3 (4.00%) Embedded Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (53.33%) .NET
2 21 (28.00%) XML
3 17 (22.67%) CSS
4 11 (14.67%) .NET Framework
5 10 (13.33%) HTML
6 8 (10.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.33%) Node.js
8 6 (8.00%) MAPI
8 6 (8.00%) Web Services
9 5 (6.67%) XML Schema
10 4 (5.33%) ADO
10 4 (5.33%) ADO.NET
10 4 (5.33%) Autofac
10 4 (5.33%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (5.33%) Entity Framework
10 4 (5.33%) JSON
10 4 (5.33%) ODBC
10 4 (5.33%) OLE
10 4 (5.33%) OLE DB
10 4 (5.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.33%) Computer Science
2 15 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (14.67%) Public Cloud
4 5 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.33%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
6 3 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.00%) STB
7 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.33%) AS400
8 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.33%) iSeries
8 1 (1.33%) Machine to Machine
8 1 (1.33%) PKI
8 1 (1.33%) Semantic Web
8 1 (1.33%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 34 (45.33%) Windows
2 18 (24.00%) Linux
3 16 (21.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (13.33%) Ubuntu
5 9 (12.00%) Unix
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.00%) Android
8 2 (2.67%) Solaris
9 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.33%) VME
9 1 (1.33%) VMS
9 1 (1.33%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.33%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (22.67%) Mentoring
2 17 (22.67%) Software Engineering
3 16 (21.33%) Memory Management
3 16 (21.33%) SDLC
4 14 (18.67%) Software Testing
5 12 (16.00%) MVC
5 12 (16.00%) RAD
5 12 (16.00%) UML
6 11 (14.67%) Load Balancing
6 11 (14.67%) Workflow
7 9 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (12.00%) Presales
7 9 (12.00%) Process Improvement
7 9 (12.00%) Programme Management
7 9 (12.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (8.00%) Open Source
9 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.67%) Garbage Collection
9 5 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (64.00%) C
2 40 (53.33%) C#
3 30 (40.00%) Java
4 27 (36.00%) VB
5 24 (32.00%) SQL
6 22 (29.33%) PowerShell
7 20 (26.67%) VBScript
8 16 (21.33%) JavaScript
8 16 (21.33%) VB.NET
9 13 (17.33%) Python
10 5 (6.67%) Embedded C
10 5 (6.67%) Embedded C++
10 5 (6.67%) Perl
11 4 (5.33%) R
11 4 (5.33%) Ruby
11 4 (5.33%) Scala
11 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.33%) T-SQL
12 3 (4.00%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (28.00%) Degree
2 9 (12.00%) MCSE
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.67%) MCSD
4 6 (8.00%) MCSA
5 2 (2.67%) CEH
5 2 (2.67%) CISA
5 2 (2.67%) CISM
5 2 (2.67%) CISSP
5 2 (2.67%) CRISC
5 2 (2.67%) GIAC
5 2 (2.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) QA
2 7 (9.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.33%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.67%) XenServer
4 1 (1.33%) Docker
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.67%) Nessus
2 2 (2.67%) Perfmon
2 2 (2.67%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.67%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.33%) Ansible
3 1 (1.33%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.33%) Nagios
3 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.33%) Puppet
3 1 (1.33%) Scalr
3 1 (1.33%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 40 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.33%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.33%) Capita
3 4 (5.33%) VMware
4 3 (4.00%) Citrix
4 3 (4.00%) IBM
5 2 (2.67%) Remedy
5 2 (2.67%) Veracode
6 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.33%) ATG
6 1 (1.33%) F5
6 1 (1.33%) NetScout
6 1 (1.33%) Perforce
6 1 (1.33%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.33%) Seapine
6 1 (1.33%) Serena
6 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.33%) Splunk
6 1 (1.33%) Sybase
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
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