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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 19 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 5.29% 3.21% 5.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.07% 10.61% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £285 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
C++
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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
73 66 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 35.10% 30.28% 39.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 40 38
Average daily rate £331 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £33.50 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £33.50 £43.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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++
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Games
4 5 (29.41%) C
4 5 (29.41%) STL
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
6 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (17.65%) Game Development
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Test-First Development
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Cadence
6 3 (17.65%) Java
6 3 (17.65%) .NET
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
7 2 (11.76%) MS Office
7 2 (11.76%) Python
7 2 (11.76%) Bluetooth
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.76%) Ruby
7 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
7 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
7 2 (11.76%) GCC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Bluetooth
1 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) LTE
2 1 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.88%) IPv6
2 1 (5.88%) 3G
2 1 (5.88%) MPLS
2 1 (5.88%) L2TP
2 1 (5.88%) Telnet
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) 2G
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) GCC
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Android Studio
2 1 (5.88%) Gerrit
2 1 (5.88%) Valgrind
2 1 (5.88%) GDB
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (35.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) STL
2 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (11.76%) Unreal Engine
4 1 (5.88%) OpenGL
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (5.88%) WinForms
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Device Driver
2 1 (5.88%) Animation
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
3 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Kanban
3 3 (17.65%) Game Development
3 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
3 3 (17.65%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Test-First Development
3 3 (17.65%) Scrum
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 2 (11.76%) BDD
4 2 (11.76%) Cyber Security
4 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) C
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) Python
4 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 2 (11.76%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.88%) VB6
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) Perl
5 1 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Xen
1 1 (5.88%) iptables
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Cadence
2 1 (5.88%) Greenplum
2 1 (5.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (5.88%) Talend
2 1 (5.88%) Nortel
2 1 (5.88%) Ericsson
2 1 (5.88%) Perforce
2 1 (5.88%) Huawei
2 1 (5.88%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
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