The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 22 29 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing C++ 25 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.94% 4.43% 9.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.66% 8.93% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 29
Median daily rate £445 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £363 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £46.00 £44.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £42.60 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £46.12 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%

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

Programming Languages Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
183 224 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.83% 49.67% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 107 158
Median daily rate £425 £415 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 15
Median hourly rate £33.75 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £53.43 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

C++
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++ within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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 +12 6 £350 -3.44% 5
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 37 (51.39%) Software Engineering
2 35 (48.61%) C
3 33 (45.83%) Security Cleared
4 32 (44.44%) Java
4 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (27.78%) UML
5 20 (27.78%) Python
5 20 (27.78%) DV Cleared
6 17 (23.61%) Embedded C++
7 16 (22.22%) OO
8 15 (20.83%) Embedded C
9 14 (19.44%) Linux
9 14 (19.44%) Big Data
9 14 (19.44%) Hadoop
10 13 (18.06%) C#
11 12 (16.67%) ITIL
11 12 (16.67%) Requirements Management
11 12 (16.67%) Degree
12 11 (15.28%) MODAF
12 11 (15.28%) SysML
12 11 (15.28%) Amazon S3
12 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
12 11 (15.28%) TOGAF
13 10 (13.89%) LoadRunner
14 9 (12.50%) Unix
14 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 9 (12.50%) Change Management
14 9 (12.50%) JMeter
14 9 (12.50%) Mathematics

C++
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
2 2 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) Confluence
3 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (15.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) RS-232
2 1 (1.39%) RS-485
2 1 (1.39%) Skype
2 1 (1.39%) VoIP
2 1 (1.39%) Wireless
2 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.44%) Big Data
1 14 (19.44%) Hadoop
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 10 (13.89%) LoadRunner
2 9 (12.50%) JMeter
3 5 (6.94%) Rational Functional Tester
3 5 (6.94%) Selenium
3 5 (6.94%) Zephyr
4 3 (4.17%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.78%) JUnit
5 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.39%) C++Builder
6 1 (1.39%) CMake
6 1 (1.39%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.39%) InstallShield
6 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.33%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.56%) Electronics
2 4 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.78%) Games
3 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Military
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 17 (23.61%) Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Embedded Engineer
4 12 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 11 (15.28%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) C++ Developer
6 7 (9.72%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Architect
8 5 (6.94%) C++/C# Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Tester
9 4 (5.56%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.56%) Technical Tester
10 3 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.11%) XML
2 5 (6.94%) HTML
3 4 (5.56%) .NET
3 4 (5.56%) J2EE
3 4 (5.56%) Java EE
4 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.17%) EJB
4 3 (4.17%) JSON
4 3 (4.17%) Spring
5 2 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.78%) ADO.NET
5 2 (2.78%) COM+
5 2 (2.78%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.78%) SOAP
5 2 (2.78%) STL
5 2 (2.78%) Web Services
5 2 (2.78%) WSDL
5 2 (2.78%) XML Schema
5 2 (2.78%) XSD
5 2 (2.78%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 9 (12.50%) Physics
2 3 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) ASIC
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.39%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.39%) Verilog
4 1 (1.39%) VHDL
4 1 (1.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.44%) Linux
2 9 (12.50%) Unix
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.78%) Android
5 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.78%) CentOS
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (51.39%) Software Engineering
2 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.78%) UML
4 16 (22.22%) OO
5 12 (16.67%) ITIL
5 12 (16.67%) Requirements Management
6 11 (15.28%) MODAF
6 11 (15.28%) SysML
6 11 (15.28%) TOGAF
7 9 (12.50%) Change Management
8 7 (9.72%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (6.94%) Configuration Management
9 5 (6.94%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (6.94%) Functional Testing
10 4 (5.56%) Scrum
10 4 (5.56%) TDD
10 4 (5.56%) Test Management
11 3 (4.17%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.17%) Multithreading
11 3 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (48.61%) C
2 32 (44.44%) Java
3 20 (27.78%) Python
4 17 (23.61%) Embedded C++
5 15 (20.83%) Embedded C
6 13 (18.06%) C#
7 9 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 8 (11.11%) SQL
9 6 (8.33%) Bash Shell
9 6 (8.33%) Perl
9 6 (8.33%) Ruby
10 4 (5.56%) VC++
11 3 (4.17%) Assembly Language
11 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.78%) VB
12 2 (2.78%) VB6
13 1 (1.39%) Ada
13 1 (1.39%) PHP
13 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (45.83%) Security Cleared
2 20 (27.78%) DV Cleared
3 12 (16.67%) Degree
4 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.39%) CHECK Team Leader
5 1 (1.39%) CREST Certified
5 1 (1.39%) ISEB
5 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.39%) MISRA
2 1 (1.39%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) IBM
2 5 (6.94%) HP
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle
4 2 (2.78%) EMC
4 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.39%) Altera
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) Motorola
5 1 (1.39%) Renesas
5 1 (1.39%) SAP
5 1 (1.39%) Xilinx
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