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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 26 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.11% 1.55% 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 4.55% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £330 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -27.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £38.75 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% -15.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
108 66 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 42.02% 34.02% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 30 43
Median daily rate £380 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £39.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.24 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Bournemouth -2 5 £330 +1.53% 2
Poole - 1 - - 2
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) C
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) VC++
5 3 (21.43%) Apache
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) UML
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Maven
5 3 (21.43%) Electronics
5 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) WiX
6 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
6 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Firmware
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing

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 3 (21.43%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (7.14%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Bluetooth
3 1 (7.14%) DAB
3 1 (7.14%) NFC
3 1 (7.14%) OFDM
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
2 3 (21.43%) WiX
3 1 (7.14%) CppUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) NetBeans
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Avionics
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Military
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) C++ Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Python Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) boto
2 1 (7.14%) JavaFX
2 1 (7.14%) MFC
2 1 (7.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) Multithreading
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Signal Processing
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Product Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) C
3 3 (21.43%) MATLAB
3 3 (21.43%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VC++
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
5 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Def Stans
1 1 (7.14%) DO-178B
1 1 (7.14%) IEC 61508
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA
1 1 (7.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (7.14%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) IBM
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft