The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 48 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing C++ 21 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.53% 0.11% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.09% 0.33% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Median daily rate £350 - £335
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 - £37.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 - £44.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -0.63%
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
296 301 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 35.71% 34.52% 44.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 238 304
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £429 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 2 13
Median hourly rate £39.50 £38.70 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £36.86 £25.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £40.54 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median 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 24 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 Bristol region with a requirement for C++.

1 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 19 (52.78%) C
3 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
5 9 (25.00%) Linux
6 8 (22.22%) UML
7 6 (16.67%) Java
7 6 (16.67%) Ada
7 6 (16.67%) Ada 95
8 5 (13.89%) Python
8 5 (13.89%) OO
8 5 (13.89%) Aerospace
9 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
9 4 (11.11%) Validation
9 4 (11.11%) Subversion
9 4 (11.11%) OOP
9 4 (11.11%) XML
9 4 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
10 3 (8.33%) GDB
10 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
10 3 (8.33%) SysML
10 3 (8.33%) Android
10 3 (8.33%) Teamcenter
10 3 (8.33%) Itk
10 3 (8.33%) MISRA C
10 3 (8.33%) MISRA
10 3 (8.33%) XSL
10 3 (8.33%) HTML
10 3 (8.33%) SQL

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.78%) BigMachines
2 1 (2.78%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Network Security
1 1 (2.78%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
1 4 (11.11%) Subversion
2 3 (8.33%) GDB
3 1 (2.78%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (13.89%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.78%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Avionics
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (30.56%) Developer
3 7 (19.44%) C++ Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C Developer
6 1 (2.78%) C Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded C Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++ Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Python Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior C Software Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Validation Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) XML
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) Itk
2 3 (8.33%) Swing
2 3 (8.33%) XSL
3 2 (5.56%) XSLT
4 1 (2.78%) Android SDK
4 1 (2.78%) Cocoa
4 1 (2.78%) iOS SDK
4 1 (2.78%) J2EE
4 1 (2.78%) OpenCL
4 1 (2.78%) OpenDaylight
4 1 (2.78%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Android
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 8 (22.22%) UML
3 5 (13.89%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) OOP
4 4 (11.11%) Validation
5 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
5 3 (8.33%) SysML
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.56%) Android Development
6 2 (5.56%) CAD
6 2 (5.56%) Data Management
6 2 (5.56%) ERP
6 2 (5.56%) PLM
6 2 (5.56%) SOA
7 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.78%) Migration
7 1 (2.78%) Mobile Development
7 1 (2.78%) OOD
7 1 (2.78%) SDLC
7 1 (2.78%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) C
2 6 (16.67%) Ada
2 6 (16.67%) Ada 95
2 6 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (13.89%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.56%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.56%) VC++
7 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) Degree
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) MISRA
1 3 (8.33%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.78%) Def Stans
2 1 (2.78%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Broadcom
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Siemens
2 2 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £301 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £300.00 - £301 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
IntaPeople
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago