The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 50 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Contract jobs citing C++ 22 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.50% 0.23% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.61% 0.65% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 9
Average daily rate £325 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £49.50 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
C++
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
289 310 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.84% 35.39% 42.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 231 310
Average daily rate £360 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 5 9
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.40 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +32.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

C++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

C++
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - 1 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 16 (51.61%) C
3 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 8 (25.81%) UML
5 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
6 6 (19.35%) Ada 95
6 6 (19.35%) Python
6 6 (19.35%) Ada
7 5 (16.13%) OO
7 5 (16.13%) Aerospace
8 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
8 4 (12.90%) Subversion
8 4 (12.90%) OOP
8 4 (12.90%) Java
8 4 (12.90%) Rational Rhapsody
9 3 (9.68%) GDB
9 3 (9.68%) MISRA C
9 3 (9.68%) MISRA
9 3 (9.68%) SQL
9 3 (9.68%) VC++
9 3 (9.68%) XML
9 3 (9.68%) VxWorks
9 3 (9.68%) SysML
9 3 (9.68%) Validation
10 2 (6.45%) Electronics
10 2 (6.45%) PLM
10 2 (6.45%) Teamcenter
10 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
10 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 (3.23%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Teamcenter
2 1 (3.23%) BigMachines
2 1 (3.23%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) GSM
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
1 1 (3.23%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (12.90%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) GDB
3 1 (3.23%) Bugzilla
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) PVCS
General
1 5 (16.13%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.45%) Electronics
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.81%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) C++ Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Architect
4 3 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C Developer
6 1 (3.23%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) C/C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Senior C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) Itk
2 2 (6.45%) Swing
2 2 (6.45%) XSL
2 2 (6.45%) XSLT
3 1 (3.23%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) Android SDK
3 1 (3.23%) Cocoa
3 1 (3.23%) iOS SDK
3 1 (3.23%) J2EE
3 1 (3.23%) OpenCL
3 1 (3.23%) OpenDaylight
3 1 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) VxWorks
3 2 (6.45%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) UML
3 5 (16.13%) OO
4 4 (12.90%) OOP
5 3 (9.68%) SysML
5 3 (9.68%) Validation
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) CAD
6 2 (6.45%) Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) iOS Development
6 2 (6.45%) PLM
6 2 (6.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.23%) Android Development
7 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.23%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (3.23%) Migration
7 1 (3.23%) OOD
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) C
2 6 (19.35%) Ada
2 6 (19.35%) Ada 95
2 6 (19.35%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) Java
3 4 (12.90%) MATLAB
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) VC++
5 2 (6.45%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) MISRA
1 3 (9.68%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Broadcom
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
1 2 (6.45%) Siemens
1 2 (6.45%) Tableau
2 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
Bristol
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 11 days ago