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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 58 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing C++ 13 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.55% 1.06% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.96% 2.56% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Average daily rate £275 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 1
Average hourly rate £49.50 £44.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
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
328 352 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.14% 41.36% 36.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 268 222
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 5 8
Average hourly rate £44.00 £44.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 13 February 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 8 (47.06%) C
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Ada
3 6 (35.29%) Ada 95
4 4 (23.53%) UML
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) VxWorks
5 3 (17.65%) Subversion
5 3 (17.65%) VC++
5 3 (17.65%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) Electronics
5 3 (17.65%) MISRA C
5 3 (17.65%) MISRA
5 3 (17.65%) SysML
5 3 (17.65%) GDB
5 3 (17.65%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
6 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
6 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
6 2 (11.76%) Validation
6 2 (11.76%) Data Management
6 2 (11.76%) Android
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) XML
7 1 (5.88%) XSD
7 1 (5.88%) XSL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (5.88%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) BigMachines
1 1 (5.88%) Primavera
1 1 (5.88%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) GSM
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) GDB
1 3 (17.65%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Bugzilla
2 1 (5.88%) CppUnit
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) PVCS
General
1 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Games Developer
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Python Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Games Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) Android SDK
2 1 (5.88%) Cocoa
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) iOS SDK
2 1 (5.88%) Itk
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) Swing
2 1 (5.88%) WebSockets
2 1 (5.88%) XSD
2 1 (5.88%) XSL
2 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) VxWorks
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) UML
3 3 (17.65%) SysML
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) iOS Development
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Android Development
5 1 (5.88%) CAD
5 1 (5.88%) Document Management
5 1 (5.88%) ERP
5 1 (5.88%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) PLM
5 1 (5.88%) Rapid Prototyping
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C
2 6 (35.29%) Ada
2 6 (35.29%) Ada 95
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Python
4 3 (17.65%) VC++
5 2 (11.76%) Java
6 1 (5.88%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.88%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) MISRA
1 3 (17.65%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) Siemens
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau
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