The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 79 45 74
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +29
Contract jobs citing C++ 41 82 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.99% 3.95% 2.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.23% 12.08% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 41 31
Median daily rate £385 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 6
Median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £34.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+6.96% -
C++
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
658 679 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.96% 32.74% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 405 425
Median daily rate £365 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 37 36
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -6.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £22.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Southampton +13 5 £400 +16.36% 7
Andover - 5 £375 - 1
Portsmouth -10 4 £475 -32.48% 1
Basingstoke -18 4 £338 +35.00% 5
Farnborough +2 3 - -
Hook -4 3 £320 -15.05% 1
Winchester -13 1 - - 2
Eastleigh - 1 £325 -
Fareham - 1 £465 - 4
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 85 (69.11%) C
2 71 (57.72%) Software Engineering
3 67 (54.47%) Linux
4 54 (43.90%) Security Cleared
5 52 (42.28%) Python
6 46 (37.40%) Unix
7 38 (30.89%) SC Cleared
7 38 (30.89%) GoogleTest
8 37 (30.08%) UML
9 36 (29.27%) SQL
9 36 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (28.46%) NUnit
10 35 (28.46%) Multithreading
11 34 (27.64%) Java
12 33 (26.83%) OOD
13 32 (26.02%) Subversion
14 31 (25.20%) Unit Testing
14 31 (25.20%) Memory Management
15 30 (24.39%) ClearCase
16 29 (23.58%) OO
16 29 (23.58%) Analytical Skills
17 28 (22.76%) Ant
17 28 (22.76%) Configuration Management
17 28 (22.76%) Scrum
17 28 (22.76%) CppUnit
17 28 (22.76%) Use Case
18 27 (21.95%) Project Management
19 26 (21.14%) Integration Testing
19 26 (21.14%) System Integration Testing
20 24 (19.51%) Derivative

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 21 (17.07%) Node.js
2 4 (3.25%) JBoss
3 2 (1.63%) Apache
3 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.81%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
2 1 (0.81%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.45%) DVB
2 17 (13.82%) HTTP
3 3 (2.44%) ZigBee
4 2 (1.63%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (1.63%) LAN
4 2 (1.63%) LDAP
4 2 (1.63%) SAN
4 2 (1.63%) VoIP
4 2 (1.63%) WAN
4 2 (1.63%) Wireless
5 1 (0.81%) 3G
5 1 (0.81%) Firewall
5 1 (0.81%) GPRS
5 1 (0.81%) Intranet
5 1 (0.81%) SNMP
5 1 (0.81%) Software-Defined Radio
5 1 (0.81%) SSL
5 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.81%) VPN
5 1 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.01%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.07%) Hadoop
2 5 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (3.25%) Ingres
4 3 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (1.63%) MySQL
6 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.81%) DB2
6 1 (0.81%) Lumira
6 1 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.81%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 38 (30.89%) GoogleTest
2 35 (28.46%) NUnit
3 32 (26.02%) Subversion
4 30 (24.39%) ClearCase
5 28 (22.76%) Ant
5 28 (22.76%) CppUnit
6 21 (17.07%) Git (software)
7 7 (5.69%) WiX
8 5 (4.07%) Selenium
9 4 (3.25%) ClearQuest
9 4 (3.25%) CruiseControl
9 4 (3.25%) HP UFT
10 3 (2.44%) JIRA
10 3 (2.44%) LabVIEW
10 3 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (2.44%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.63%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (8.94%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.32%) Legal
3 8 (6.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.44%) Military
5 2 (1.63%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.63%) Avionics
5 2 (1.63%) Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Finance
5 2 (1.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 53 (43.09%) Developer
2 38 (30.89%) Software Engineer
3 27 (21.95%) C Developer
4 20 (16.26%) C++ Developer
4 20 (16.26%) Software Developer
5 15 (12.20%) C++ Software Engineer
5 15 (12.20%) Embedded Engineer
6 14 (11.38%) C Software Engineer
7 13 (10.57%) C/C++ Developer
7 13 (10.57%) Embedded C Engineer
8 11 (8.94%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 10 (8.13%) Embedded C++ Engineer
10 9 (7.32%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
11 7 (5.69%) Analyst
11 7 (5.69%) C++ Software Developer
11 7 (5.69%) Linux Engineer
12 6 (4.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 6 (4.88%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
12 6 (4.88%) Real Time Engineer
13 5 (4.07%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.26%) HTML
2 17 (13.82%) HTML5
2 17 (13.82%) REST
3 13 (10.57%) .NET
4 11 (8.94%) XML
5 9 (7.32%) Middleware
6 6 (4.88%) CSS
6 6 (4.88%) Motif
7 5 (4.07%) jQuery
8 4 (3.25%) Hibernate
8 4 (3.25%) JSF
8 4 (3.25%) Web Services
8 4 (3.25%) wxWidgets
9 3 (2.44%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.44%) EJB
9 3 (2.44%) J2EE
10 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 2 (1.63%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (23.58%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (19.51%) Derivative
3 18 (14.63%) STB
4 16 (13.01%) DTV
4 16 (13.01%) MPEG
5 9 (7.32%) Algorithms
6 6 (4.88%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (3.25%) Clustering
7 4 (3.25%) Device Driver
7 4 (3.25%) HACMP
8 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.44%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.63%) Mechatronics
9 2 (1.63%) PKI
9 2 (1.63%) Wiki
10 1 (0.81%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.81%) Economics
10 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.81%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 67 (54.47%) Linux
2 46 (37.40%) Unix
3 18 (14.63%) Windows
4 4 (3.25%) AIX
4 4 (3.25%) Android
4 4 (3.25%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (3.25%) HPUX
4 4 (3.25%) NetWare
4 4 (3.25%) Solaris
5 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.63%) CentOS
5 2 (1.63%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (57.72%) Software Engineering
2 37 (30.08%) UML
3 36 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (28.46%) Multithreading
5 33 (26.83%) OOD
6 31 (25.20%) Memory Management
6 31 (25.20%) Unit Testing
7 29 (23.58%) OO
8 28 (22.76%) Configuration Management
8 28 (22.76%) Scrum
8 28 (22.76%) Use Case
9 27 (21.95%) Project Management
10 26 (21.14%) Integration Testing
10 26 (21.14%) System Integration Testing
11 22 (17.89%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (17.89%) Requirements Analysis
12 20 (16.26%) User Stories
13 19 (15.45%) SOA
14 18 (14.63%) Software Architecture
14 18 (14.63%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 85 (69.11%) C
2 52 (42.28%) Python
3 36 (29.27%) SQL
4 34 (27.64%) Java
5 17 (13.82%) C#
6 14 (11.38%) JavaScript
6 14 (11.38%) Perl
7 13 (10.57%) Bash Shell
8 12 (9.76%) Embedded C
8 12 (9.76%) PHP
9 10 (8.13%) Embedded C++
10 8 (6.50%) Korn
10 8 (6.50%) Ruby
11 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
12 4 (3.25%) MATLAB
13 3 (2.44%) F#
14 2 (1.63%) VB
14 2 (1.63%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.63%) VB6
14 2 (1.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 38 (30.89%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.76%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.07%) Degree
5 2 (1.63%) ISEB
5 2 (1.63%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) GPFS
2 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.63%) zsh
3 1 (0.81%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) Firmware
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (5.69%) VMware
2 5 (4.07%) HP
2 5 (4.07%) IBM
2 5 (4.07%) Oracle
3 4 (3.25%) Veritas
4 3 (2.44%) Telelogic
5 2 (1.63%) Compaq
5 2 (1.63%) EMC
5 2 (1.63%) Hitachi
5 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.81%) F5
6 1 (0.81%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.81%) PTC
6 1 (0.81%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.81%) SAP
6 1 (0.81%) Xilinx
Hook, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £290 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: Up to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £28,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago