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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 17 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing C++ 42 31 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 8.68% 6.94% 5.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.21% 13.25% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 7
Median daily rate £444 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £466 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £43.75 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +2.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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
244 234 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 50.41% 52.35% 51.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 143 111
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 18
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £34.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 June 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 +7 12 £438 +18.64% 5
Gloucester +4 11 £443 -3.80% 5
Tewkesbury - 1 £325 -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 62 (72.94%) Security Cleared
2 41 (48.24%) DV Cleared
3 36 (42.35%) Java
4 34 (40.00%) Linux
4 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (37.65%) C
6 25 (29.41%) UML
7 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
8 23 (27.06%) SC Cleared
9 18 (21.18%) Python
10 14 (16.47%) Windows
10 14 (16.47%) Perl
10 14 (16.47%) Bash Shell
11 13 (15.29%) Hadoop
12 12 (14.12%) Oracle
12 12 (14.12%) Unix
13 11 (12.94%) HTML
13 11 (12.94%) SQL
13 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
13 11 (12.94%) Telecoms
13 11 (12.94%) JSON
14 10 (11.76%) JIRA
14 10 (11.76%) VHDL
14 10 (11.76%) VC++
14 10 (11.76%) Embedded C++
15 9 (10.59%) C#
15 9 (10.59%) Visual Studio
15 9 (10.59%) TDD
15 9 (10.59%) Rational DOORS
15 9 (10.59%) Continuous Integration

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 8 (9.41%) JBoss
1 8 (9.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.18%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.71%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) ASN.1
1 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.35%) Network Security
3 1 (1.18%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.18%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.18%) RS-232
3 1 (1.18%) RS-485
3 1 (1.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.71%) Big Data
3 3 (3.53%) MS Access
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.18%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 10 (11.76%) JIRA
2 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.59%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (10.59%) Visual Studio
3 8 (9.41%) Hudson
3 8 (9.41%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.06%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (3.53%) FinalBuilder
6 3 (3.53%) JMeter
6 3 (3.53%) Rational Functional Tester
6 3 (3.53%) Selenium
6 3 (3.53%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.35%) GCC
7 2 (2.35%) MSTest
8 1 (1.18%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.18%) Subversion
General
1 11 (12.94%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.71%) Electronics
2 4 (4.71%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.35%) Military
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (57.65%) Developer
2 34 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 16 (18.82%) Software Engineer
4 11 (12.94%) C++ Software Engineer
5 10 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior C++ Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.71%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Penetration Tester
8 4 (4.71%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Tester
9 3 (3.53%) Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.94%) HTML
1 11 (12.94%) JSON
2 8 (9.41%) Hibernate
2 8 (9.41%) jQuery
2 8 (9.41%) Spring
3 7 (8.24%) OpenCL
4 5 (5.88%) Node.js
4 5 (5.88%) XML
5 3 (3.53%) HTML5
5 3 (3.53%) SOAP
5 3 (3.53%) XSD
6 2 (2.35%) J2EE
7 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.18%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.18%) Kafka
7 1 (1.18%) RESTful
7 1 (1.18%) Web Services
7 1 (1.18%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) VHDL
2 6 (7.06%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.71%) Cybercrime
4 4 (4.71%) Physics
5 3 (3.53%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.18%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.18%) Ergonomics
7 1 (1.18%) SCADA
7 1 (1.18%) Smartcard
7 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 34 (40.00%) Linux
2 14 (16.47%) Windows
3 12 (14.12%) Unix
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.71%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (2.35%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) UML
3 24 (28.24%) Software Engineering
4 9 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (10.59%) DevOps
4 9 (10.59%) TDD
5 8 (9.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
6 7 (8.24%) OO
7 6 (7.06%) Unit Testing
8 5 (5.88%) Requirements Management
8 5 (5.88%) Software Testing
9 4 (4.71%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (4.71%) Functional Testing
9 4 (4.71%) MODAF
9 4 (4.71%) OOD
9 4 (4.71%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (4.71%) SDLC
9 4 (4.71%) SysML
9 4 (4.71%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (42.35%) Java
2 32 (37.65%) C
3 18 (21.18%) Python
4 14 (16.47%) Bash Shell
4 14 (16.47%) Perl
5 11 (12.94%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.94%) SQL
6 10 (11.76%) Embedded C++
6 10 (11.76%) VC++
7 9 (10.59%) C#
8 8 (9.41%) PL/SQL
9 7 (8.24%) Ruby
10 3 (3.53%) VB
10 3 (3.53%) VB6
11 1 (1.18%) Ada
11 1 (1.18%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.18%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.18%) Scala
Qualifications
1 62 (72.94%) Security Cleared
2 41 (48.24%) DV Cleared
3 23 (27.06%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.06%) Degree
5 3 (3.53%) ISEB
5 3 (3.53%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) DO-178B
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Firmware
2 1 (1.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (9.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle
2 8 (9.41%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.18%) Borland
4 1 (1.18%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) SAP
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