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 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 11 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing C++ 52 57 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.06% 11.54% 6.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.70% 22.44% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 40 11
Median daily rate £450 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £328 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £438 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
C++
South West

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
264 254 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 56.17% 51.42% 43.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 155 100
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.45 £55.88 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 24 August 2016.

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 24 August 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 +5 15 £438 +20.68% 8
Gloucester -5 10 £450 +2.85% 17
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 61 (64.21%) Security Cleared
2 51 (53.68%) Java
3 47 (49.47%) DV Cleared
4 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (41.05%) C
6 28 (29.47%) Linux
6 28 (29.47%) UML
7 23 (24.21%) Unix
7 23 (24.21%) Python
8 20 (21.05%) Hadoop
9 19 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 19 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 17 (17.89%) Perl
11 16 (16.84%) Oracle
11 16 (16.84%) Bash Shell
11 16 (16.84%) JSON
12 15 (15.79%) Requirements Management
13 14 (14.74%) SQL
13 14 (14.74%) HTML
13 14 (14.74%) JavaScript
14 13 (13.68%) TDD
14 13 (13.68%) LoadRunner
14 13 (13.68%) Rational DOORS
15 12 (12.63%) C#
16 11 (11.58%) Degree
17 10 (10.53%) jQuery
17 10 (10.53%) JIRA
17 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
17 10 (10.53%) DevOps

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 9 (9.47%) JBoss
1 9 (9.47%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.05%) Apache
2 1 (1.05%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.05%) Confluence
2 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.05%) IIS
2 1 (1.05%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (9.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) DHCP
1 4 (4.21%) SNMP
1 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.11%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.05%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.05%) Wireless
3 1 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.05%) Hadoop
2 8 (8.42%) Big Data
3 3 (3.16%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (3.16%) MS Access
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) LoadRunner
1 13 (13.68%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.53%) JIRA
2 10 (10.53%) JMeter
3 9 (9.47%) Hudson
3 9 (9.47%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.42%) Visual Studio
5 7 (7.37%) Selenium
5 7 (7.37%) SoapUI
6 6 (6.32%) Rational Functional Tester
7 4 (4.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (4.21%) Zephyr
8 3 (3.16%) FinalBuilder
9 2 (2.11%) GCC
10 1 (1.05%) ClearCase
10 1 (1.05%) JUnit
10 1 (1.05%) Subversion
10 1 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.32%) Military
1 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.26%) Finance
3 4 (4.21%) Aerospace
4 3 (3.16%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (47.37%) Developer
2 28 (29.47%) C++ Developer
3 14 (14.74%) Java Developer
4 13 (13.68%) Software Engineer
5 10 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (9.47%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 6 (6.32%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Consultant
7 6 (6.32%) Embedded Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
8 5 (5.26%) Tester
9 4 (4.21%) Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 3 (3.16%) Analyst
10 3 (3.16%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.16%) Technical Tester
10 3 (3.16%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.84%) JSON
2 14 (14.74%) HTML
3 10 (10.53%) jQuery
3 10 (10.53%) XML
4 9 (9.47%) Hibernate
4 9 (9.47%) Spring
5 8 (8.42%) OpenCL
6 6 (6.32%) Node.js
6 6 (6.32%) SOAP
6 6 (6.32%) XSD
7 3 (3.16%) HTML5
8 2 (2.11%) .NET
8 2 (2.11%) J2EE
9 1 (1.05%) ADO.NET
9 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
9 1 (1.05%) COM+
9 1 (1.05%) Swing
9 1 (1.05%) Web Services
9 1 (1.05%) WSDL
9 1 (1.05%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.42%) VHDL
2 6 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.26%) ASIC
3 5 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.21%) CESG
4 4 (4.21%) Physics
5 3 (3.16%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (2.11%) Cybercrime
6 2 (2.11%) User Experience
7 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.05%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.05%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.05%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.05%) Ergonomics
7 1 (1.05%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.47%) Linux
2 23 (24.21%) Unix
3 10 (10.53%) Windows
4 5 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.05%) AIX
5 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.26%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.47%) UML
3 19 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 15 (15.79%) Requirements Management
5 13 (13.68%) TDD
6 10 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.53%) DevOps
7 9 (9.47%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.47%) ITIL
7 9 (9.47%) MODAF
7 9 (9.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (9.47%) SysML
7 9 (9.47%) TOGAF
8 7 (7.37%) Functional Testing
9 6 (6.32%) V-Model
10 5 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
10 5 (5.26%) Test Management
10 5 (5.26%) Use Case
10 5 (5.26%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) Java
2 39 (41.05%) C
3 23 (24.21%) Python
4 17 (17.89%) Perl
5 16 (16.84%) Bash Shell
6 14 (14.74%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.74%) SQL
7 12 (12.63%) C#
8 9 (9.47%) PL/SQL
9 8 (8.42%) Ruby
10 7 (7.37%) VC++
11 6 (6.32%) Embedded C++
12 4 (4.21%) Embedded C
12 4 (4.21%) VB
12 4 (4.21%) VB6
13 3 (3.16%) Assembly Language
14 1 (1.05%) Scala
14 1 (1.05%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
14 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 61 (64.21%) Security Cleared
2 47 (49.47%) DV Cleared
3 19 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (11.58%) Degree
5 4 (4.21%) CEH
5 4 (4.21%) Sun Certification
6 3 (3.16%) ISEB
6 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.05%) CHECK Team Leader
7 1 (1.05%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) DO-178B
2 2 (2.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) Firmware
2 1 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (9.47%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (16.84%) Oracle
2 10 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.47%) IBM
4 5 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.21%) HP
6 1 (1.05%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.05%) Borland
6 1 (1.05%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
EXCELerate
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago