The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 19 27 16
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Contract jobs citing C++ 14 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.22% 2.86% 6.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.14% 9.21% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 8
Median daily rate £350 - £431
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
99 76 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 44.00% 31.02% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 25 61
Median daily rate £350 £338 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -14.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 7
Median hourly rate £17.50 £41.24 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.56% +217.23%
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 Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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++
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Dorchester - 5 £350 - 1
Poole - 1 - - 3
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Dorset region with a requirement for C++.

1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (34.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (30.77%) C
5 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
5 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
6 6 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (23.08%) InfoPath
6 6 (23.08%) Power BI
6 6 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (15.38%) Nintex
8 4 (15.38%) Windows
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 4 (15.38%) Python
9 3 (11.54%) ERP
9 3 (11.54%) Internet
9 3 (11.54%) UML
9 3 (11.54%) OO

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 10 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint 2010
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) GemFire
3 1 (3.85%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (3.85%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Bluetooth
3 1 (3.85%) DAB
3 1 (3.85%) NFC
3 1 (3.85%) OFDM
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (23.08%) Power BI
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Maven
1 3 (11.54%) WiX
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) CppUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.85%) JIRA
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) NetBeans
General
1 3 (11.54%) Electronics
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Military
2 1 (3.85%) Avionics
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (11.54%) C++ Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.85%) boto
3 1 (3.85%) JavaFX
3 1 (3.85%) MFC
3 1 (3.85%) Middleware
3 1 (3.85%) STL
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Android
2 1 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
3 3 (11.54%) ERP
3 3 (11.54%) Multithreading
3 3 (11.54%) OO
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (11.54%) UML
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.85%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Product Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) Java
2 8 (30.77%) C
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) VC++
6 2 (7.69%) C#
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.85%) Assembly Language
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
1 7 (26.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Def Stans
1 1 (3.85%) DO-178B
1 1 (3.85%) IEC 61508
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) MISRA
1 1 (3.85%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Nintex
2 1 (3.85%) Fundtech
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft