The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 20 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.33% 0.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.00% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£383 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
50 54 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 41.67% 36.99% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 36 16
Average daily rate £413 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) STL
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Business Development
5 3 (30.00%) Ruby
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) Python
6 2 (20.00%) IPv4
6 2 (20.00%) IPv6
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) GCC
6 2 (20.00%) GDB
7 1 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (10.00%) MVVM
7 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) IPv4
1 2 (20.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (20.00%) GCC
1 2 (20.00%) GDB
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) GUI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) STL
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (10.00%) DHTML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) POSIX
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Business Development
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Lua
3 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) DevExpress
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