The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank 32 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.47% - 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% - 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£255 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £288
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +17.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
C++ Software Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
204 208 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 95.33% 94.12% 97.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 110 105
Average daily rate £350 £360 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 21 18
Average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ Software Engineer in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

C++ Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

C++ Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

C++ Software Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title 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 with C++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Windows CE
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region that cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title 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 with C++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (100.00%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Physics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows CE
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
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