The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Gloucestershire region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 44 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 10 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.05% 3.39% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 3.48% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Median daily rate £525 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% +9.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +11.42%
C++ Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
449 460 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 92.01% 97.46% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 296 206
Median daily rate £380 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 42
Median hourly rate £41.00 £17.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.68% -31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £43.83 £42.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Gloucestershire region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Cheltenham +4 3 £325 -18.75% 1
Gloucester +1 1 - - 1
C++ Developer
South West

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
3 17 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 13 (38.24%) C
4 13 (38.24%) UML
5 12 (35.29%) Linux
6 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
6 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (23.53%) Windows
7 8 (23.53%) Java
8 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
8 7 (20.59%) VHDL
8 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
8 7 (20.59%) OpenCL
9 6 (17.65%) VC++
10 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 4 (11.76%) Embedded C++
10 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (8.82%) Oracle
11 3 (8.82%) SQL
11 3 (8.82%) VB
11 3 (8.82%) MS Access
11 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
11 3 (8.82%) Finance
11 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
11 3 (8.82%) VB6
11 3 (8.82%) Business Development
11 3 (8.82%) Data Protection

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (8.82%) FinalBuilder
4 2 (5.88%) GCC
5 1 (2.94%) ClearCase
5 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) OpenCL
2 1 (2.94%) J2EE
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) VHDL
2 2 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.94%) Ergonomics
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Linux
2 8 (23.53%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) UML
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (8.82%) Business Development
5 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) Regression Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.94%) Front End Development
7 1 (2.94%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (38.24%) C
3 8 (23.53%) Java
4 6 (17.65%) VC++
5 4 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 3 (8.82%) VB
6 3 (8.82%) VB6
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 17 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (26.47%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Borland