The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 38 58 41
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Contract jobs citing C++ 93 47 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.33% 2.51% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.52% 6.85% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 45
Average daily rate
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£350 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £313 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £40.40 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £45.00 £39.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
807 686 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.53% 36.68% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 404 349
Average daily rate £350 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 45 58
Average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.95 £22.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 March 2015.

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++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +5 9 £425 +5.59% 3
Winchester -10 8 - -
Hook -3 7 £315 +6.32% 1
Portsmouth +1 5 - - 2
Southampton -24 3 £350 -13.31% 14
Farnborough - 2 £350 -
Fareham - 1 £355 - 2
Havant - 1 - - 3
Petersfield - - - -
Gosport - - - -
Waterlooville - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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++.

1 106 (69.28%) Linux
2 102 (66.67%) C
3 94 (61.44%) Software Engineering
4 91 (59.48%) Security Cleared
5 85 (55.56%) UNIX
6 81 (52.94%) SC Cleared
7 59 (38.56%) UML
8 52 (33.99%) ClearCase
9 51 (33.33%) Python
10 50 (32.68%) Analytical Skills
11 48 (31.37%) Configuration Management
11 48 (31.37%) Multithreading
12 47 (30.72%) Windows
13 45 (29.41%) Subversion
14 44 (28.76%) NUnit
14 44 (28.76%) CppUnit
14 44 (28.76%) GoogleTest
14 44 (28.76%) OOD
15 42 (27.45%) OO
16 39 (25.49%) Java
17 37 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (22.88%) Use Case
19 34 (22.22%) Ant
20 32 (20.92%) Motif
21 31 (20.26%) Microsoft
21 31 (20.26%) Memory Management
22 30 (19.61%) C#
22 30 (19.61%) Project Management
23 29 (18.95%) CruiseControl
24 28 (18.30%) .NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 10 (6.54%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.58%) MS Office
3 4 (2.61%) Simulink
4 2 (1.31%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.65%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.84%) SAN
2 11 (7.19%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (3.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.27%) Internet
4 4 (2.61%) DVB
4 4 (2.61%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.61%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.61%) FCoE
5 2 (1.31%) MQTT
5 2 (1.31%) Firewall
5 2 (1.31%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.31%) Modbus
6 1 (0.65%) NAS
6 1 (0.65%) Network Security
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.65%) LDAP
6 1 (0.65%) WAN
6 1 (0.65%) SMTP
6 1 (0.65%) ATM
6 1 (0.65%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.42%) Ingres
1 19 (12.42%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 52 (33.99%) ClearCase
2 45 (29.41%) Subversion
3 44 (28.76%) NUnit
3 44 (28.76%) CppUnit
3 44 (28.76%) GoogleTest
4 34 (22.22%) Ant
5 29 (18.95%) CruiseControl
6 25 (16.34%) ClearQuest
7 24 (15.69%) Jenkins
8 15 (9.80%) Rational Rose
9 10 (6.54%) Git (software)
10 5 (3.27%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.96%) JIRA
12 2 (1.31%) Selenium
12 2 (1.31%) Rational Rhapsody
13 1 (0.65%) Moq
13 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (2.61%) Aerospace
2 3 (1.96%) Military
2 3 (1.96%) Electronics
3 2 (1.31%) Finance
4 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (45.10%) Developer
2 54 (35.29%) Software Engineer
3 24 (15.69%) Software Developer
4 19 (12.42%) C Developer
5 17 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Technical Leader
7 9 (5.88%) iOS Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Programmer
9 5 (3.27%) Applications Developer
10 4 (2.61%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.61%) Tester
10 4 (2.61%) Test Specialist
10 4 (2.61%) Build Engineer
11 3 (1.96%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 3 (1.96%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (1.96%) Software Tester
11 3 (1.96%) C# Developer
11 3 (1.96%) C++ Software Engineer
11 3 (1.96%) Analyst
11 3 (1.96%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.92%) Motif
2 28 (18.30%) .NET
3 27 (17.65%) XML
4 21 (13.73%) HTML
5 19 (12.42%) wxWidgets
6 13 (8.50%) HTML5
7 9 (5.88%) RESTful
7 9 (5.88%) iOS SDK
7 9 (5.88%) Web Services
8 4 (2.61%) OpenGL
8 4 (2.61%) CSS
9 3 (1.96%) AngularJS
9 3 (1.96%) XSLT
10 2 (1.31%) Middleware
10 2 (1.31%) XSL
10 2 (1.31%) SOAP
10 2 (1.31%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.31%) J2EE
10 2 (1.31%) Qt
10 2 (1.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 50 (32.68%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (14.38%) Derivative
3 10 (6.54%) User Experience
4 9 (5.88%) iPhone
5 8 (5.23%) Management Information System
5 8 (5.23%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.23%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.58%) Clustering
6 7 (4.58%) HACMP
7 4 (2.61%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.61%) MPEG
7 4 (2.61%) STB
8 2 (1.31%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.31%) DTV
8 2 (1.31%) IPTV
8 2 (1.31%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.65%) PKI
9 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 106 (69.28%) Linux
2 85 (55.56%) UNIX
3 47 (30.72%) Windows
4 15 (9.80%) Solaris
5 13 (8.50%) Apple iOS
6 11 (7.19%) AIX
7 8 (5.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.23%) CentOS
8 7 (4.58%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.58%) HPUX
8 7 (4.58%) NetWare
9 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.61%) Android
10 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.31%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.65%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (61.44%) Software Engineering
2 59 (38.56%) UML
3 48 (31.37%) Configuration Management
3 48 (31.37%) Multithreading
4 44 (28.76%) OOD
5 42 (27.45%) OO
6 37 (24.18%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (22.88%) Use Case
8 31 (20.26%) Memory Management
9 30 (19.61%) Project Management
10 26 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (16.99%) Integration Testing
11 15 (9.80%) RUP
11 15 (9.80%) Unified Process
11 15 (9.80%) Refactoring
11 15 (9.80%) Unit Testing
11 15 (9.80%) Reverse Engineering
12 14 (9.15%) Scrum
13 10 (6.54%) TDD
14 9 (5.88%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (66.67%) C
2 51 (33.33%) Python
3 39 (25.49%) Java
4 30 (19.61%) C#
5 24 (15.69%) SQL
6 17 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 16 (10.46%) Perl
7 16 (10.46%) Shell Script
8 13 (8.50%) Objective-C
9 8 (5.23%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.58%) Korn
11 6 (3.92%) Embedded C++
12 5 (3.27%) Embedded C
13 4 (2.61%) MATLAB
13 4 (2.61%) VB
13 4 (2.61%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.96%) Ada
15 2 (1.31%) VC++
15 2 (1.31%) IronPython
16 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 91 (59.48%) Security Cleared
2 81 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.54%) Degree
4 1 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.61%) TickIT
1 4 (2.61%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.58%) GPFS
1 7 (4.58%) Samba
2 6 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.65%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.65%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.65%) MAILsweeper
2 1 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.50%) VMware
3 11 (7.19%) Veritas
4 8 (5.23%) Red Hat
4 8 (5.23%) Hitachi
5 7 (4.58%) HP
5 7 (4.58%) Compaq
5 7 (4.58%) EMC
5 7 (4.58%) IBM
6 4 (2.61%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.96%) Oracle
8 2 (1.31%) Cisco
9 1 (0.65%) Facebook
9 1 (0.65%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.65%) McAfee
9 1 (0.65%) Websense
9 1 (0.65%) Juniper
9 1 (0.65%) NetApp
9 1 (0.65%) Nokia
9 1 (0.65%) Perforce
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