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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 5.49% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.15% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£418 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +5.33%
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
33 73 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 36.26% 51.77% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 62 18
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.79% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £43.50 - £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +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++
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 29 May 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 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) STL
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
5 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Java EE
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
6 1 (10.00%) WPF
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) MS Access
6 1 (10.00%) VB6
6 1 (10.00%) Drools
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MS Access
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) FinalBuilder
2 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) GUI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
3 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) STL
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
3 1 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) Drools
3 1 (10.00%) DHTML
3 1 (10.00%) MFC
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Business Development
2 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (10.00%) MVVM
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) SDLC
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) UML
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) VB6
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) VC++
4 1 (10.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (10.00%) OpenText