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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 21 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 0.97% 3.88% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 13.33% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +12.82%

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
27 30 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 26.21% 29.13% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 57
Median daily rate £455 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £323 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £66.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +535.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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++
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 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) JMeter
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Skype
5 1 (14.29%) MISRA C
5 1 (14.29%) MISRA
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
5 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JMeter
1 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner
1 2 (28.57%) Rational Functional Tester
1 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
2 1 (14.29%) Metasploit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
2 2 (28.57%) LoadRunner Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Research Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) LINQ
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Security
3 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA
1 1 (14.29%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
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