The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Dorset region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 25 31 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.95% 1.22% 0.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 3.75% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
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£356 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
74 80 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 35.24% 32.65% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 50 46
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £259 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.11 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.30% -41.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £15.62 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £16.60 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C++
South West

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++
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 22 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 - - - -
Dorchester - - - -
Poole - - - - 3
Sherborne - - - -
Weymouth - - - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Telerik
3 1 (25.00%) OpenMP
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Parallel Programming
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Multicast
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (25.00%) Multicast
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) OpenMP
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Parallel Programming
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Telerik
1 1 (25.00%) Intel
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