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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 87 86 95
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs citing C++ 21 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.05% 1.20% 1.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.64% 5.09% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 22
Median daily rate £350 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £180 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
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
577 589 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.72% 23.61% 26.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 356 437
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 12
Median hourly rate £33.25 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.76% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £27.50 £27.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £55.55 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 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++
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 6 December 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
Slough +10 5 £324 -
Bracknell +1 4 £450 +42.85% 9
Reading -3 4 - - 9
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 33 (54.10%) C
2 30 (49.18%) Java
2 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
4 21 (34.43%) SQL
5 20 (32.79%) C#
6 19 (31.15%) .NET
6 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
7 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
7 17 (27.87%) UML
8 16 (26.23%) SDLC
9 15 (24.59%) XML
9 15 (24.59%) MVC
9 15 (24.59%) Degree
10 14 (22.95%) RDBMS
10 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
11 13 (21.31%) Scrum
12 12 (19.67%) Python
12 12 (19.67%) RAD
12 12 (19.67%) VB
13 11 (18.03%) HTML
13 11 (18.03%) Windows
13 11 (18.03%) HTTP
13 11 (18.03%) TDD
14 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
14 10 (16.39%) JSON
14 10 (16.39%) QA
15 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
15 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
15 9 (14.75%) BDD

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 7 (11.48%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.20%) CMS
3 4 (6.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Visio
2 7 (11.48%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.64%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) HTTP
2 6 (9.84%) Internet
3 3 (4.92%) Wireless
4 1 (1.64%) 3G
4 1 (1.64%) 4G
4 1 (1.64%) AMQP
4 1 (1.64%) DVB
4 1 (1.64%) LTE
4 1 (1.64%) MQTT
4 1 (1.64%) Node B
4 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (22.95%) RDBMS
1 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Big Data
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Selenium
1 7 (11.48%) Visual Studio
1 7 (11.48%) WebDriver
2 6 (9.84%) eggPlant
3 5 (8.20%) Ant
3 5 (8.20%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (8.20%) Bitbucket
3 5 (8.20%) Gradle
3 5 (8.20%) JMeter
3 5 (8.20%) Maven
4 3 (4.92%) GDB
5 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.28%) Fiddler
5 2 (3.28%) GCC
5 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.64%) AppScan
6 1 (1.64%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.64%) TestNG
General
1 5 (8.20%) French Language
1 5 (8.20%) German Language
1 5 (8.20%) Italian Language
1 5 (8.20%) Spanish Language
2 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Analyst
3 12 (19.67%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (18.03%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) C++ Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Developer in Test
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Development Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Java Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Messaging Support
9 3 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.92%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.92%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Development Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Messaging Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Messaging Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) .NET
2 15 (24.59%) XML
3 11 (18.03%) HTML
4 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
4 10 (16.39%) JSON
5 9 (14.75%) Node.js
6 8 (13.11%) Web Services
7 7 (11.48%) MAPI
7 7 (11.48%) REST
8 6 (9.84%) HTML5
9 4 (6.56%) CSS
9 4 (6.56%) Gherkin
9 4 (6.56%) RESTful
9 4 (6.56%) WCF
9 4 (6.56%) WPF
10 3 (4.92%) jQuery
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
11 2 (3.28%) Ajax
11 2 (3.28%) HTML5 Canvas
11 2 (3.28%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.84%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.20%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.28%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.64%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.64%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.64%) MPEG
6 1 (1.64%) Neural Network
6 1 (1.64%) Physics
6 1 (1.64%) STB
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) Unix
3 8 (13.11%) Linux
4 4 (6.56%) Android
5 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.64%) Kali Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) Software Engineering
3 17 (27.87%) UML
4 16 (26.23%) SDLC
5 15 (24.59%) MVC
6 13 (21.31%) Scrum
7 12 (19.67%) RAD
8 11 (18.03%) TDD
9 9 (14.75%) BDD
9 9 (14.75%) Business Analysis
9 9 (14.75%) OO
9 9 (14.75%) Programme Management
9 9 (14.75%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
10 7 (11.48%) Memory Management
10 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
11 6 (9.84%) OOP
12 5 (8.20%) Content Management
12 5 (8.20%) Project Management
12 5 (8.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (54.10%) C
2 30 (49.18%) Java
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 20 (32.79%) C#
5 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
6 12 (19.67%) Python
6 12 (19.67%) VB
7 8 (13.11%) PowerShell
7 8 (13.11%) Ruby
7 8 (13.11%) VB.NET
8 7 (11.48%) Groovy
8 7 (11.48%) VBScript
9 4 (6.56%) Embedded C
9 4 (6.56%) Embedded C++
10 3 (4.92%) Ada
10 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
11 2 (3.28%) PHP
12 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.64%) VC++
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) CCNP
3 1 (1.64%) CCSP
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) CISSP
3 1 (1.64%) GPEN
3 1 (1.64%) GWAPT
3 1 (1.64%) GXPN
3 1 (1.64%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.64%) OSCE
3 1 (1.64%) OSCP
3 1 (1.64%) PhD
3 1 (1.64%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) QA
2 6 (9.84%) SLA
3 2 (3.28%) SDET
4 1 (1.64%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Core Impact
1 1 (1.64%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.64%) Nessus
1 1 (1.64%) Nexpose
1 1 (1.64%) Nmap
1 1 (1.64%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) Capita
2 4 (6.56%) Sitecore
2 4 (6.56%) Splunk
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) VMware
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: £50,000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
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