The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 35 27 35
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.37% 3.29% 1.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.45% 12.99% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
C++
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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
69 77 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 25.65% 25.33% 34.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 19
Average daily rate £400 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £200 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 11
Average hourly rate £125.00 £13.13 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+852.38% -24.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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++
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 24 April 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) OO
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) REST
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) POSIX
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) Hitachi
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) NAS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) BitKeeper
1 1 (16.67%) GNU Toolchain
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) POSIX
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Cocoa
3 1 (16.67%) J2ME
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Biometrics
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Android Development
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Perl
1 5 (83.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (66.67%) Ruby
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) C
5 1 (16.67%) AWK
5 1 (16.67%) sed
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Hitachi
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Google