The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bracknell region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 28 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.33% 1.91% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.25% 5.71% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 0
Average daily rate £338 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.45 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +2.60%
Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 70 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.15% 33.49% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 7
Average daily rate £338 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £303 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £430 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 0
Average hourly rate £13.13 £17.33 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C++
Berkshire

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 17 (89.47%) C
1 17 (89.47%) UML
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
3 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
4 12 (63.16%) Ruby
5 10 (52.63%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (52.63%) Internet
6 7 (36.84%) OOD
7 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
8 5 (26.32%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
8 5 (26.32%) Perl
9 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
10 2 (10.53%) C#
10 2 (10.53%) Java
11 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
11 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
11 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (5.26%) SOA
11 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
11 1 (5.26%) Middleware
11 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
11 1 (5.26%) OO
11 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
11 1 (5.26%) CRM
11 1 (5.26%) J2EE
11 1 (5.26%) Oracle
11 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
11 1 (5.26%) JUnit
11 1 (5.26%) EJB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 (5.26%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) Internet
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
1 1 (5.26%) NUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) EJB
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
1 1 (5.26%) XML
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) UML
2 13 (68.42%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) OOD
4 1 (5.26%) SOA
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.26%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C
2 12 (63.16%) Ruby
3 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 5 (26.32%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Groovy
6 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
1 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (5.26%) TIBCO