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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 47 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing C++ 93 55 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.37% 2.92% 3.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.70% 7.99% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 32 20
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£350 £374 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.29% +26.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £298 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £412 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 10
Average hourly rate £35.00 £43.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £40.75 £34.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.30 £45.00 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
869 688 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.80% 36.48% 34.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 386 265
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 44 47
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £19.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

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 4 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++
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 4 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 +2 10 £400 -0.62% 2
Winchester -1 8 £375 - 1
Hook -2 7 £323 +7.21%
Southampton -28 4 £350 -13.31% 12
Portsmouth 0 2 - - 6
Farnborough - 2 £350 -
Fareham - 1 £355 - 7
Havant - 1 - -
Andover - - - -
Gosport - - - -
Waterlooville - - - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 96 (66.21%) Linux
2 95 (65.52%) C
3 87 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 83 (57.24%) Security Cleared
5 77 (53.10%) UNIX
6 74 (51.03%) SC Cleared
7 59 (40.69%) UML
8 49 (33.79%) ClearCase
9 47 (32.41%) Python
10 45 (31.03%) Windows
10 45 (31.03%) Multithreading
10 45 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
11 43 (29.66%) OOD
11 43 (29.66%) Configuration Management
12 41 (28.28%) OO
12 41 (28.28%) Java
12 41 (28.28%) CppUnit
12 41 (28.28%) NUnit
12 41 (28.28%) Subversion
12 41 (28.28%) GoogleTest
13 36 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (22.07%) Use Case
15 31 (21.38%) Ant
15 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
16 30 (20.69%) C#
17 29 (20.00%) Motif
17 29 (20.00%) CruiseControl
18 28 (19.31%) Memory Management
18 28 (19.31%) Project Management
18 28 (19.31%) .NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 (6.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.83%) MS Office
3 4 (2.76%) Simulink
4 2 (1.38%) Stateflow
5 1 (0.69%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.59%) SAN
2 10 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (4.14%) Ethernet
4 4 (2.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.76%) DVB
4 4 (2.76%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.76%) FCoE
5 3 (2.07%) Network Security
5 3 (2.07%) Internet
6 2 (1.38%) Firewall
6 2 (1.38%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.38%) NGN
6 2 (1.38%) MQTT
6 2 (1.38%) Modbus
7 1 (0.69%) NAS
7 1 (0.69%) LTE
7 1 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.69%) 2G
7 1 (0.69%) UTRAN
7 1 (0.69%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.10%) PostgreSQL
1 19 (13.10%) Ingres
2 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.38%) SQLite
4 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 49 (33.79%) ClearCase
2 41 (28.28%) CppUnit
2 41 (28.28%) NUnit
2 41 (28.28%) Subversion
2 41 (28.28%) GoogleTest
3 31 (21.38%) Ant
4 29 (20.00%) CruiseControl
5 25 (17.24%) ClearQuest
6 23 (15.86%) Jenkins
7 13 (8.97%) Rational Rose
8 9 (6.21%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.45%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.07%) JIRA
11 2 (1.38%) Selenium
11 2 (1.38%) Rational Rhapsody
12 1 (0.69%) Moq
12 1 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (2.76%) Electronics
1 4 (2.76%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.07%) Military
3 2 (1.38%) Finance
4 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 68 (46.90%) Developer
2 50 (34.48%) Software Engineer
3 23 (15.86%) Software Developer
4 17 (11.72%) C Developer
5 16 (11.03%) C++ Developer
6 10 (6.90%) Technical Leader
7 9 (6.21%) iOS Developer
8 8 (5.52%) Programmer
9 5 (3.45%) Applications Developer
10 4 (2.76%) Senior Developer
10 4 (2.76%) Tester
10 4 (2.76%) Test Specialist
10 4 (2.76%) Build Engineer
11 3 (2.07%) Xamarin Developer
11 3 (2.07%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 3 (2.07%) Mobile Developer
11 3 (2.07%) Software Tester
11 3 (2.07%) C# Developer
11 3 (2.07%) Analyst
11 3 (2.07%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (20.00%) Motif
2 28 (19.31%) .NET
3 27 (18.62%) XML
4 19 (13.10%) wxWidgets
4 19 (13.10%) HTML
5 12 (8.28%) HTML5
6 9 (6.21%) iOS SDK
6 9 (6.21%) RESTful
6 9 (6.21%) Web Services
7 4 (2.76%) OpenGL
8 3 (2.07%) AngularJS
8 3 (2.07%) JSON
8 3 (2.07%) J2EE
9 2 (1.38%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.38%) CSS
9 2 (1.38%) SOAP
9 2 (1.38%) XSL
9 2 (1.38%) XSLT
9 2 (1.38%) Middleware
9 2 (1.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 45 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.79%) Derivative
3 10 (6.90%) User Experience
4 9 (6.21%) iPhone
5 8 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 8 (5.52%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.83%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.14%) HACMP
7 6 (4.14%) Clustering
8 4 (2.76%) MPEG
8 4 (2.76%) STB
8 4 (2.76%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.38%) DTV
9 2 (1.38%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.38%) IPTV
9 2 (1.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (0.69%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.69%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 96 (66.21%) Linux
2 77 (53.10%) UNIX
3 45 (31.03%) Windows
4 14 (9.66%) Solaris
5 13 (8.97%) Apple iOS
6 10 (6.90%) AIX
7 8 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (4.83%) Windows 7
8 7 (4.83%) CentOS
9 6 (4.14%) HPUX
9 6 (4.14%) NetWare
10 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.76%) Android
11 3 (2.07%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 59 (40.69%) UML
3 45 (31.03%) Multithreading
4 43 (29.66%) OOD
4 43 (29.66%) Configuration Management
5 41 (28.28%) OO
6 36 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (22.07%) Use Case
8 28 (19.31%) Memory Management
8 28 (19.31%) Project Management
9 27 (18.62%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (15.17%) Integration Testing
11 17 (11.72%) Scrum
12 14 (9.66%) Refactoring
12 14 (9.66%) Reverse Engineering
12 14 (9.66%) Unit Testing
13 13 (8.97%) RUP
13 13 (8.97%) Unified Process
14 10 (6.90%) TDD
15 9 (6.21%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 95 (65.52%) C
2 47 (32.41%) Python
3 41 (28.28%) Java
4 30 (20.69%) C#
5 24 (16.55%) SQL
6 15 (10.34%) Shell Script
6 15 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 13 (8.97%) Objective-C
8 12 (8.28%) Perl
9 7 (4.83%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.14%) Korn
11 5 (3.45%) Embedded C++
12 4 (2.76%) VB
12 4 (2.76%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.76%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.76%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.38%) VC++
13 2 (1.38%) Ada
13 2 (1.38%) IronPython
13 2 (1.38%) Golang
Qualifications
1 83 (57.24%) Security Cleared
2 74 (51.03%) SC Cleared
3 11 (7.59%) Degree
4 2 (1.38%) HND
5 1 (0.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.76%) ISO 9001
1 4 (2.76%) TickIT
2 3 (2.07%) QA
System Software
1 7 (4.83%) Samba
2 6 (4.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.14%) GPFS
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.69%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 6 (4.14%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.69%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.69%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 31 (21.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.28%) VMware
3 10 (6.90%) Veritas
4 8 (5.52%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.83%) Hitachi
6 6 (4.14%) IBM
6 6 (4.14%) HP
6 6 (4.14%) Compaq
6 6 (4.14%) EMC
7 4 (2.76%) Oracle
7 4 (2.76%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.38%) Cisco
8 2 (1.38%) Google
9 1 (0.69%) Facebook
9 1 (0.69%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.69%) Perforce
9 1 (0.69%) McAfee
9 1 (0.69%) Websense
9 1 (0.69%) NetApp
9 1 (0.69%) Nokia
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