The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 29 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.17% 0.38% 3.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.11% 1.41% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
C++
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 71 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 26.71% 26.89% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 36
Median daily rate £450 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £133 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £500 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 7
Median hourly rate £12.50 £125.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.00% +733.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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++
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 5 May 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) ATL
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Xcode
2 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (50.00%) POCO
3 4 (40.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) IBM
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) Python
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) CRISC
5 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Veracode
5 2 (20.00%) GIAC
5 2 (20.00%) Nessus
5 2 (20.00%) CEH
5 2 (20.00%) AppScan
5 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
5 2 (20.00%) CISA
5 2 (20.00%) CISM
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (10.00%) CICS
1 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Xcode
2 2 (20.00%) AppScan
2 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
3 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (30.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Architect
4 2 (20.00%) C# Architect
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Java Applications Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Java Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) ATL
1 5 (50.00%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (40.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) C
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Assembly Language
4 1 (10.00%) COBOL
4 1 (10.00%) JCL
4 1 (10.00%) REXX
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CEH
1 2 (20.00%) CISA
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) CRISC
1 2 (20.00%) GIAC
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) Veracode
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft