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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 61 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing C++ 10 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.08% 0.97% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.79% 2.96% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £275 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -20.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £315 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.29 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.79% -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
359 203 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 38.94% 32.79% 37.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 146 196
Average daily rate £375 £318 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +2.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £45.00 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) C
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) PHP
5 4 (25.00%) Electronics
5 4 (25.00%) Android
5 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (18.75%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
6 3 (18.75%) Ajax
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
7 2 (12.50%) VB.NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (6.25%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (6.25%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (6.25%) PVCS
2 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
2 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
General
1 4 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C++ Developer
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior iOS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Report Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Reporting Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) Ajax
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) REST
3 3 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) SOAP
3 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) DOM
5 1 (6.25%) Swing
5 1 (6.25%) JDBC
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 2 (12.50%) iPhone
3 2 (12.50%) iPad
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (6.25%) MPEG
4 1 (6.25%) NHS
4 1 (6.25%) DTV
4 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
4 1 (6.25%) Verilog
4 1 (6.25%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) VxWorks
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Coaching
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C
2 7 (43.75%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 2 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) VC++
5 2 (12.50%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Fortran
6 1 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
6 1 (6.25%) Pascal
6 1 (6.25%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) CODA
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Posted: 27 days ago