The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 10 16 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Contract jobs citing C++ 10 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 9.90% 7.00% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.81% 16.67% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £435 £460 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.43% +61.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
C++
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucester region.

Programming Languages Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
42 42 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.58% 42.00% 57.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 65
Median daily rate £435 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £325 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £29.75 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.60% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 26 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 7 (43.75%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) JSON
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) Python
6 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) JBoss
6 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) Perl
6 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) JIRA
6 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Spring
6 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (25.00%) Node.js

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 4 (25.00%) JBoss
1 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) RS-232
1 1 (6.25%) RS-485
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) Hudson
1 4 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) JMeter
3 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
3 1 (6.25%) Selenium
3 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) C++ Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Author
6 1 (6.25%) C++ Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Firmware Developer
6 1 (6.25%) FPGA Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Author
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Test Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UI/UX Developer
6 1 (6.25%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
1 5 (31.25%) JSON
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) jQuery
2 4 (25.00%) Node.js
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) e-Learning
1 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (6.25%) Smartcard
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
1 1 (6.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Business Development
3 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (18.75%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 8 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) Red Hat