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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 77 46 74
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +28
Contract jobs citing C++ 41 82 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.89% 3.66% 2.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.95% 11.05% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 31 29
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £425 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 5
Median hourly rate £41.25 £39.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% -12.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
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
689 742 777
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 31.78% 33.14% 38.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 413 455
Median daily rate £358 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.37% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 46 41
Median hourly rate £42.00 £39.75 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.50 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.59 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 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 5 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
Basingstoke -15 6 £338 +17.39% 3
Portsmouth -4 5 £474 -32.65% 2
Southampton +17 4 £400 +14.28% 5
Farnborough +4 4 - -
Hook 0 4 £283 -20.42%
Winchester -4 2 - - 2
Fareham - 1 £465 - 6
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 96 (71.11%) C
2 86 (63.70%) Software Engineering
3 79 (58.52%) Linux
4 63 (46.67%) Python
5 58 (42.96%) Security Cleared
6 54 (40.00%) Unix
7 48 (35.56%) GoogleTest
8 47 (34.81%) Multithreading
9 45 (33.33%) NUnit
9 45 (33.33%) UML
10 43 (31.85%) Unit Testing
11 42 (31.11%) OOD
12 41 (30.37%) Subversion
13 40 (29.63%) Memory Management
14 39 (28.89%) SC Cleared
14 39 (28.89%) SQL
15 37 (27.41%) ClearCase
15 37 (27.41%) OO
15 37 (27.41%) Configuration Management
16 36 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
16 36 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
17 35 (25.93%) CppUnit
17 35 (25.93%) Ant
18 34 (25.19%) Use Case
19 33 (24.44%) Integration Testing
19 33 (24.44%) Project Management
20 32 (23.70%) System Integration Testing
21 30 (22.22%) Java
21 30 (22.22%) Derivative
22 29 (21.48%) Requirements Analysis

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 19 (14.07%) Node.js
2 5 (3.70%) JBoss
3 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.48%) Apache
4 2 (1.48%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
2 1 (0.74%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.07%) DVB
2 15 (11.11%) HTTP
3 4 (2.96%) LDAP
4 3 (2.22%) LAN
4 3 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.22%) WAN
4 3 (2.22%) ZigBee
5 2 (1.48%) CTI
5 2 (1.48%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (1.48%) Intranet
5 2 (1.48%) Network Security
5 2 (1.48%) SAN
5 2 (1.48%) SNMP
5 2 (1.48%) VoIP
5 2 (1.48%) Wireless
6 1 (0.74%) 3G
6 1 (0.74%) GPRS
6 1 (0.74%) SSH
6 1 (0.74%) SSL
6 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.37%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.44%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 5 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.96%) Ingres
5 3 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.22%) MySQL
6 2 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.74%) DB2
7 1 (0.74%) Lumira
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.74%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.74%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 48 (35.56%) GoogleTest
2 45 (33.33%) NUnit
3 41 (30.37%) Subversion
4 37 (27.41%) ClearCase
5 35 (25.93%) Ant
5 35 (25.93%) CppUnit
6 20 (14.81%) Git (software)
7 7 (5.19%) WiX
8 4 (2.96%) ClearQuest
8 4 (2.96%) CruiseControl
8 4 (2.96%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.96%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.22%) JIRA
9 3 (2.22%) LabVIEW
9 3 (2.22%) NetBeans
9 3 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
10 2 (1.48%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.48%) Moq
10 2 (1.48%) Selenium
10 2 (1.48%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.93%) Legal
3 7 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.96%) Military
5 3 (2.22%) Finance
6 2 (1.48%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.48%) Avionics
6 2 (1.48%) Banking
6 2 (1.48%) Retail
7 1 (0.74%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 64 (47.41%) Developer
2 44 (32.59%) Software Engineer
3 38 (28.15%) C Developer
4 23 (17.04%) C++ Developer
5 19 (14.07%) Software Developer
6 17 (12.59%) C++ Software Engineer
6 17 (12.59%) Embedded Engineer
7 16 (11.85%) C Software Engineer
8 15 (11.11%) C/C++ Developer
9 14 (10.37%) Embedded C Engineer
10 13 (9.63%) C/C++ Software Engineer
11 11 (8.15%) Embedded C++ Engineer
12 10 (7.41%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
13 8 (5.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 8 (5.93%) Linux Engineer
14 7 (5.19%) Applications Developer
15 6 (4.44%) Analyst
15 6 (4.44%) C++ Software Developer
15 6 (4.44%) Embedded C Software Engineer
15 6 (4.44%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.81%) HTML
2 17 (12.59%) HTML5
2 17 (12.59%) REST
3 13 (9.63%) XML
4 12 (8.89%) .NET
5 9 (6.67%) CSS
5 9 (6.67%) Middleware
6 8 (5.93%) jQuery
7 6 (4.44%) Motif
8 5 (3.70%) Ajax
8 5 (3.70%) Hibernate
8 5 (3.70%) JSF
8 5 (3.70%) Web Services
9 4 (2.96%) WCF
9 4 (2.96%) wxWidgets
10 3 (2.22%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.22%) EJB
10 3 (2.22%) Java RMI
10 3 (2.22%) JavaFX
10 3 (2.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (22.22%) Derivative
3 17 (12.59%) STB
4 14 (10.37%) DTV
4 14 (10.37%) MPEG
5 10 (7.41%) Algorithms
6 7 (5.19%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (3.70%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.96%) Clustering
8 4 (2.96%) HACMP
9 3 (2.22%) PKI
9 3 (2.22%) Smart Meter
10 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.48%) Mechatronics
10 2 (1.48%) Wiki
11 1 (0.74%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.74%) Economics
11 1 (0.74%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 1 (0.74%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 79 (58.52%) Linux
2 54 (40.00%) Unix
3 23 (17.04%) Windows
4 6 (4.44%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (2.96%) AIX
5 4 (2.96%) Android
5 4 (2.96%) HPUX
5 4 (2.96%) NetWare
5 4 (2.96%) Solaris
6 2 (1.48%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.48%) VxWorks
6 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.74%) CentOS
7 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (63.70%) Software Engineering
2 47 (34.81%) Multithreading
3 45 (33.33%) UML
4 43 (31.85%) Unit Testing
5 42 (31.11%) OOD
6 40 (29.63%) Memory Management
7 37 (27.41%) Configuration Management
7 37 (27.41%) OO
8 36 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 34 (25.19%) Use Case
10 33 (24.44%) Integration Testing
10 33 (24.44%) Project Management
11 32 (23.70%) System Integration Testing
12 29 (21.48%) Requirements Analysis
13 25 (18.52%) Scrum
14 20 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (13.33%) SOA
15 18 (13.33%) Software Architecture
16 16 (11.85%) TDD
17 15 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 96 (71.11%) C
2 63 (46.67%) Python
3 39 (28.89%) SQL
4 30 (22.22%) Java
5 17 (12.59%) C#
5 17 (12.59%) JavaScript
6 13 (9.63%) Embedded C
7 12 (8.89%) Perl
8 11 (8.15%) Bash Shell
8 11 (8.15%) Embedded C++
8 11 (8.15%) PHP
9 8 (5.93%) Ruby
10 7 (5.19%) Korn
11 5 (3.70%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.96%) MATLAB
13 3 (2.22%) Tcl
14 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (42.96%) Security Cleared
2 39 (28.89%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.37%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.70%) Degree
5 2 (1.48%) ISEB
5 2 (1.48%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) GPFS
2 2 (1.48%) Firmware
2 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.48%) zsh
3 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (5.19%) VMware
2 5 (3.70%) HP
2 5 (3.70%) IBM
2 5 (3.70%) Oracle
3 4 (2.96%) Veritas
4 3 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.22%) Telelogic
5 2 (1.48%) Compaq
5 2 (1.48%) EMC
5 2 (1.48%) Hitachi
5 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.74%) Cisco
6 1 (0.74%) F5
6 1 (0.74%) Lumension
6 1 (0.74%) MathWorks
6 1 (0.74%) PTC
6 1 (0.74%) SAP
6 1 (0.74%) Xilinx
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