The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 17 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing C++ 7 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.74% 6.30% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.21% 15.38% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £410 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +70.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £476 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
C++
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53 52 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 43.44% 40.94% 53.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 45
Average daily rate £315 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £281 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Games
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) SWT
4 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Game Development
4 3 (30.00%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (20.00%) Cadence
5 2 (20.00%) Test-First Development
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) JNI

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Gerrit
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Android Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Games Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Java Programmer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Games Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) SWT
1 3 (30.00%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (20.00%) JAX-WS
2 2 (20.00%) JAXB
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) Struts
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) JNI
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (10.00%) POSIX
3 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Games
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Game Development
3 3 (30.00%) Image Processing
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Test-First Development
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) VB6
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cadence
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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