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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 31 18 24
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 35 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.38% 7.37% 7.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.24% 14.40% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 22
Median daily rate £500 £425 £454
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -6.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 11
Median hourly rate £43.50 £45.05 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +9.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £43.55 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.97% +12.82%

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
169 243 257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.88% 51.16% 52.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 116 182
Median daily rate £434 £415 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -2.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £301 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 16
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +2.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £42.00 £39.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.20 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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++
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 26 February 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 +8 2 - - 4
Tewkesbury +1 2 - -
Gloucester -4 1 - - 3
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 36 (61.02%) Software Engineering
2 32 (54.24%) C
3 29 (49.15%) Security Cleared
4 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (33.90%) Python
5 20 (33.90%) Java
6 19 (32.20%) Embedded C++
7 16 (27.12%) UML
7 16 (27.12%) OO
7 16 (27.12%) DV Cleared
8 14 (23.73%) Linux
9 13 (22.03%) Embedded C
10 12 (20.34%) C#
10 12 (20.34%) Big Data
11 11 (18.64%) Hadoop
12 10 (16.95%) Degree
12 10 (16.95%) ITIL
13 9 (15.25%) Requirements Management
13 9 (15.25%) MODAF
13 9 (15.25%) SysML
13 9 (15.25%) TOGAF
13 9 (15.25%) Change Management
13 9 (15.25%) Amazon S3
13 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
13 9 (15.25%) Mathematics
13 9 (15.25%) Physics
14 7 (11.86%) SQL
14 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
15 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
15 6 (10.17%) LoadRunner

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 (5.08%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (15.25%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.39%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
3 1 (1.69%) RS-232
3 1 (1.69%) RS-485
3 1 (1.69%) Skype
3 1 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.34%) Big Data
2 11 (18.64%) Hadoop
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) LoadRunner
2 4 (6.78%) Rational Functional Tester
3 3 (5.08%) JMeter
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
4 2 (3.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.69%) C++Builder
5 1 (1.69%) CMake
5 1 (1.69%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) JUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.69%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (8.47%) Electronics
2 4 (6.78%) Aerospace
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Software Engineer
2 14 (23.73%) Developer
3 12 (20.34%) C++ Software Engineer
3 12 (20.34%) Embedded Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) C++ Developer
7 6 (10.17%) C# Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) C++/C# Developer
9 4 (6.78%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Embedded C Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Embedded C Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Lead Test Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) EJB
1 3 (5.08%) HTML
1 3 (5.08%) Java EE
1 3 (5.08%) Spring
1 3 (5.08%) XML
2 2 (3.39%) .NET
2 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.39%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.39%) HTML5
2 2 (3.39%) J2EE
2 2 (3.39%) STL
3 1 (1.69%) ADO.NET
3 1 (1.69%) COM+
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
3 1 (1.69%) CSS3
3 1 (1.69%) DCOM
3 1 (1.69%) LINQ
3 1 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) WPF
3 1 (1.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.69%) Smartcard
3 1 (1.69%) Verilog
3 1 (1.69%) VHDL
3 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 4 (6.78%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Unix
4 2 (3.39%) Android
4 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.39%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (61.02%) Software Engineering
2 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.12%) OO
3 16 (27.12%) UML
4 10 (16.95%) ITIL
5 9 (15.25%) Change Management
5 9 (15.25%) Mathematics
5 9 (15.25%) MODAF
5 9 (15.25%) Physics
5 9 (15.25%) Requirements Management
5 9 (15.25%) SysML
5 9 (15.25%) TOGAF
6 6 (10.17%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (8.47%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.78%) Functional Testing
8 4 (6.78%) Test Management
9 3 (5.08%) OOD
9 3 (5.08%) Scrum
9 3 (5.08%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) C
2 20 (33.90%) Java
2 20 (33.90%) Python
3 19 (32.20%) Embedded C++
4 13 (22.03%) Embedded C
5 12 (20.34%) C#
6 7 (11.86%) SQL
7 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
8 5 (8.47%) Perl
8 5 (8.47%) Ruby
9 4 (6.78%) VC++
10 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.69%) Ada
11 1 (1.69%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.69%) VB
11 1 (1.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (49.15%) Security Cleared
2 16 (27.12%) DV Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) Degree
4 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.08%) ISEB
5 3 (5.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.69%) MISRA
2 1 (1.69%) MISRA C
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (3.39%) EMC
1 2 (3.39%) IBM
1 2 (3.39%) SAP
2 1 (1.69%) Altera
2 1 (1.69%) HP
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Motorola
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle
2 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.69%) Renesas
2 1 (1.69%) Xilinx
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