The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
South West / Bristol
Rank 68 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.36% - 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.25 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
802 859 838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 95.36% 96.52% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 610 602
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 46 25
Median hourly rate £17.58 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.29% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.15 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

C++ Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

C++ Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

C++ Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

C++ Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, C++ Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) Simulink
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) NetBeans
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (40.00%) Def Stans
3 2 (40.00%) MISRA C
3 2 (40.00%) MISRA
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (20.00%) VC++
4 1 (20.00%) Ada
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) C#

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (40.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (40.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (20.00%) Ada
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Def Stans
1 2 (40.00%) MISRA
1 2 (40.00%) MISRA C