The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills 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++ over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 23 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Contract jobs citing C++ 7 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.90% 6.53% 1.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.59% 15.24% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +5.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.65 £40.30 £35.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £42.70 £43.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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 Dorset region.

Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 105 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 30.29% 42.86% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 32
Average daily rate £335 £393 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.64% +3.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 5
Average hourly rate £41.24 £16.72 £16.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.65% +3.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.42 £13.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

C++
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Bournemouth - 2 - - 1
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (61.54%) C
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) Java
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) UML
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 5 (38.46%) REST
5 4 (30.77%) Windows CE
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) OOD
7 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
8 1 (7.69%) JDBC
8 1 (7.69%) Swing
8 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.69%) Subversion
8 1 (7.69%) Maven
8 1 (7.69%) Firmware

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) WiX
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 1 (7.69%) Electronics
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Team Leader
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) C++ Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) C Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) REST
2 5 (38.46%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) Swing
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) Qt
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Compact Framework
4 1 (7.69%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.69%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows CE
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
2 6 (46.15%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
Dorset
LA International
Rate: £40 - £43 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 11 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago