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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 14 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing C++ 51 54 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.32% 11.79% 6.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.17% 21.86% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 10
Median daily rate £444 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £438 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £41.75 £43.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £43.50 £30.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.58%
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
266 247 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.85% 53.93% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 163 97
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £27.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -32.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.50 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £42.80 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 27 July 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 27 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 +2 13 £438 +20.68% 10
Gloucester +2 11 £450 +2.85% 10
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 65 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 44 (48.35%) DV Cleared
3 42 (46.15%) Java
4 36 (39.56%) C
4 36 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (38.46%) Linux
6 29 (31.87%) UML
7 25 (27.47%) SC Cleared
8 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
9 18 (19.78%) Python
9 18 (19.78%) Hadoop
10 17 (18.68%) Unix
11 16 (17.58%) Oracle
12 14 (15.38%) Perl
12 14 (15.38%) JSON
13 13 (14.29%) SQL
13 13 (14.29%) HTML
13 13 (14.29%) Bash Shell
14 12 (13.19%) Rational DOORS
14 12 (13.19%) Windows
14 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
14 12 (13.19%) Requirements Management
15 11 (12.09%) TDD
15 11 (12.09%) C#
16 10 (10.99%) Embedded C++
16 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
16 10 (10.99%) JIRA
16 10 (10.99%) DevOps
16 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
16 10 (10.99%) jQuery

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 (9.89%) JBoss
1 9 (9.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.10%) Apache
2 1 (1.10%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.10%) Confluence
2 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.69%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) DHCP
1 4 (4.40%) SNMP
1 4 (4.40%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.20%) ASN.1
3 1 (1.10%) Bluetooth
3 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.10%) Network Security
3 1 (1.10%) RS-232
3 1 (1.10%) RS-485
3 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.78%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.59%) Big Data
3 3 (3.30%) MS Access
4 2 (2.20%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.10%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.10%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.99%) JIRA
3 9 (9.89%) Hudson
3 9 (9.89%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
4 7 (7.69%) LoadRunner
5 4 (4.40%) JMeter
5 4 (4.40%) Selenium
5 4 (4.40%) SoapUI
5 4 (4.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (3.30%) FinalBuilder
6 3 (3.30%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (2.20%) GCC
8 1 (1.10%) ClearCase
8 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.49%) Military
3 4 (4.40%) Finance
4 3 (3.30%) Electronics
5 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 50 (54.95%) Developer
2 34 (37.36%) C++ Developer
3 13 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 8 (8.79%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (8.79%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (5.49%) Senior C++ Developer
6 5 (5.49%) Senior Developer
7 4 (4.40%) C++ Software Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Penetration Tester
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (4.40%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) JSON
2 13 (14.29%) HTML
3 10 (10.99%) jQuery
4 9 (9.89%) Hibernate
4 9 (9.89%) Spring
5 8 (8.79%) OpenCL
6 6 (6.59%) Node.js
7 5 (5.49%) XML
8 4 (4.40%) SOAP
8 4 (4.40%) XSD
9 3 (3.30%) HTML5
10 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.10%) Backbone.js
10 1 (1.10%) J2EE
10 1 (1.10%) Kafka
10 1 (1.10%) Web Services
10 1 (1.10%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.89%) VHDL
2 5 (5.49%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (5.49%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.49%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.40%) ASIC
3 4 (4.40%) CESG
3 4 (4.40%) Physics
4 3 (3.30%) Cybercrime
4 3 (3.30%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Cyber Attack
6 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.10%) Ergonomics
6 1 (1.10%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.46%) Linux
2 17 (18.68%) Unix
3 12 (13.19%) Windows
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (4.40%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.20%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (1.10%) AIX
7 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (31.87%) UML
3 22 (24.18%) Software Engineering
4 12 (13.19%) Requirements Management
5 11 (12.09%) TDD
6 10 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (10.99%) DevOps
7 9 (9.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (7.69%) ITIL
8 7 (7.69%) MODAF
8 7 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (7.69%) SysML
8 7 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
9 6 (6.59%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (6.59%) OO
10 5 (5.49%) V-Model
11 4 (4.40%) Reverse Engineering
11 4 (4.40%) Use Case
11 4 (4.40%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.15%) Java
2 36 (39.56%) C
3 18 (19.78%) Python
4 14 (15.38%) Perl
5 13 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 13 (14.29%) SQL
6 12 (13.19%) JavaScript
7 11 (12.09%) C#
8 10 (10.99%) Embedded C++
9 9 (9.89%) PL/SQL
10 8 (8.79%) VC++
11 5 (5.49%) Ruby
12 3 (3.30%) VB
12 3 (3.30%) VB6
13 2 (2.20%) Embedded C
14 1 (1.10%) Ada
14 1 (1.10%) Assembly Language
14 1 (1.10%) Scala
14 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 44 (48.35%) DV Cleared
3 25 (27.47%) SC Cleared
4 9 (9.89%) Degree
5 4 (4.40%) CEH
5 4 (4.40%) Sun Certification
6 3 (3.30%) ISEB
6 3 (3.30%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) DO-178B
1 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.59%) Firmware
2 1 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (9.89%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (9.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (17.58%) Oracle
2 10 (10.99%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.49%) IBM
3 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.10%) Borland
4 1 (1.10%) Green Hills
4 1 (1.10%) SAP
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