The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 11 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing C++ 12 4 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 11.43% 4.00% 18.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 9.30% 32.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 13
Median daily rate £350 £381 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% -15.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £366 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £396 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
C++
Gloucestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
69 43 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 65.71% 43.00% 56.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 52
Median daily rate £350 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +4.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for C++.

1 14 (56.00%) C
2 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (32.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) C#
6 6 (24.00%) Unix
6 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
7 5 (20.00%) Aerospace
8 4 (16.00%) Finance
8 4 (16.00%) Embedded C++
8 4 (16.00%) Sun Certification
8 4 (16.00%) HTML
8 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (16.00%) TDD
8 4 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (16.00%) CEH
8 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (16.00%) DO-178B
8 4 (16.00%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (12.00%) .NET
9 3 (12.00%) OO

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 2 (8.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) JMeter
1 2 (8.00%) JUnit
1 2 (8.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (8.00%) Selenium
1 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.00%) EasyMock
2 1 (4.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (20.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Assembler Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Penetration Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (12.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET
3 2 (8.00%) COM+
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) WSDL
3 2 (8.00%) XML Schema
3 2 (8.00%) XSL
4 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) Java EE
4 1 (4.00%) JSF
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.00%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Linux
1 6 (24.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (16.00%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (16.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) OOD
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Test Management
6 1 (4.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C
2 8 (32.00%) Java
3 7 (28.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) Embedded C++
6 3 (12.00%) Assembly Language
6 3 (12.00%) Python
6 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) VB
7 2 (8.00%) VB6
7 2 (8.00%) VC++
8 1 (4.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (32.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) CEH
3 4 (16.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Motorola
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) SAP
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40.00 - £45.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago