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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 71 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing C++ 49 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.23% 3.24% 2.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.01% 9.30% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 16
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£305 £344 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £269 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £475 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 7
Average hourly rate £41.25 £39.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £35.30 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -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
815 559 647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.11% 34.81% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 305 338
Average daily rate £350 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 57
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.88 £17.50 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
Hook -16 17 £300 -24.52% 2
Basingstoke -4 5 £375 +1.41% 3
Farnborough -6 4 - -
Portsmouth -7 1 - - 3
Ringwood - - - -
Southampton - - - - 9
Yateley - - - -
Andover - - - -
Fareham - - - - 9
Havant - - - - 3
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 66 (64.71%) C
2 56 (54.90%) Linux
3 46 (45.10%) Software Engineering
4 40 (39.22%) Security Cleared
5 39 (38.24%) UNIX
6 34 (33.33%) UML
7 33 (32.35%) SC Cleared
8 32 (31.37%) Python
9 28 (27.45%) Java
10 27 (26.47%) OO
11 26 (25.49%) ClearCase
12 25 (24.51%) OOD
12 25 (24.51%) Subversion
13 23 (22.55%) Windows
13 23 (22.55%) Configuration Management
13 23 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (20.59%) XML
14 21 (20.59%) NUnit
14 21 (20.59%) CppUnit
14 21 (20.59%) GoogleTest
15 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
15 18 (17.65%) CruiseControl
15 18 (17.65%) SQL
16 17 (16.67%) Ant
16 17 (16.67%) ClearQuest
16 17 (16.67%) Motif
16 17 (16.67%) wxWidgets
17 16 (15.69%) Project Management
18 15 (14.71%) Multithreading
18 15 (14.71%) Use Case

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) Simulink
3 1 (0.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) SAN
2 9 (8.82%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (5.88%) Network Security
3 6 (5.88%) DVB
4 5 (4.90%) NGN
5 3 (2.94%) iSCSI
5 3 (2.94%) FCoE
5 3 (2.94%) LTE
5 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
5 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.96%) 3G
6 2 (1.96%) UTRAN
6 2 (1.96%) 2G
6 2 (1.96%) ASN.1
7 1 (0.98%) UPnP
7 1 (0.98%) HSUPA
7 1 (0.98%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.98%) OFDM
7 1 (0.98%) HSPA
7 1 (0.98%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) Ingres
1 14 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.94%) SQLite
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.98%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.98%) Big Data
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.98%) DB2
Development Applications
1 26 (25.49%) ClearCase
2 25 (24.51%) Subversion
3 21 (20.59%) NUnit
3 21 (20.59%) CppUnit
3 21 (20.59%) GoogleTest
4 18 (17.65%) CruiseControl
5 17 (16.67%) Ant
5 17 (16.67%) ClearQuest
6 8 (7.84%) Jenkins
7 6 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.88%) Rational Rose
8 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.98%) AppScan
9 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.98%) Moq
General
1 5 (4.90%) Aerospace
2 3 (2.94%) Automotive
2 3 (2.94%) Electronics
2 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.94%) Finance
3 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.96%) Military
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (47.06%) Developer
2 33 (32.35%) Software Engineer
3 17 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 12 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 8 (7.84%) C Developer
6 6 (5.88%) Consultant
7 5 (4.90%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.92%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Test Specialist
8 4 (3.92%) Change Consultant
9 3 (2.94%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.94%) ActionScript Developer
9 3 (2.94%) Development Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
10 2 (1.96%) .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (1.96%) Python Developer
10 2 (1.96%) Java Developer
10 2 (1.96%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.59%) XML
2 17 (16.67%) Motif
2 17 (16.67%) wxWidgets
3 7 (6.86%) .NET
4 6 (5.88%) JSON
5 5 (4.90%) HTML
5 5 (4.90%) STL
6 4 (3.92%) OpenGL
6 4 (3.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (2.94%) Adobe AIR
7 3 (2.94%) Drools
7 3 (2.94%) Web Services
7 3 (2.94%) D-Bus
7 3 (2.94%) REST
8 2 (1.96%) Middleware
8 2 (1.96%) XSD
8 2 (1.96%) XSLT
8 2 (1.96%) SOAP
8 2 (1.96%) MFC
8 2 (1.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.86%) Derivative
3 6 (5.88%) DTV
4 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.90%) MPEG
4 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.92%) VHDL
5 4 (3.92%) STB
5 4 (3.92%) IPTV
6 3 (2.94%) HACMP
6 3 (2.94%) Clustering
6 3 (2.94%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (1.96%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.98%) User Experience
8 1 (0.98%) Economics
8 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 56 (54.90%) Linux
2 39 (38.24%) UNIX
3 23 (22.55%) Windows
4 7 (6.86%) AIX
5 4 (3.92%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.92%) Solaris
6 3 (2.94%) HPUX
6 3 (2.94%) NetWare
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.98%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.98%) Android
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.10%) Software Engineering
2 34 (33.33%) UML
3 27 (26.47%) OO
4 25 (24.51%) OOD
5 23 (22.55%) Configuration Management
6 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (15.69%) Project Management
8 15 (14.71%) Multithreading
8 15 (14.71%) Use Case
9 12 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (10.78%) Memory Management
11 9 (8.82%) Integration Testing
12 8 (7.84%) Refactoring
12 8 (7.84%) Scrum
12 8 (7.84%) Reverse Engineering
13 6 (5.88%) Unified Process
13 6 (5.88%) RUP
14 5 (4.90%) OOP
14 5 (4.90%) Unit Testing
15 4 (3.92%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (64.71%) C
2 32 (31.37%) Python
3 28 (27.45%) Java
4 18 (17.65%) SQL
5 12 (11.76%) Perl
6 10 (9.80%) Shell Script
7 7 (6.86%) Bash Shell
7 7 (6.86%) C#
8 6 (5.88%) Embedded C
8 6 (5.88%) Korn
9 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.92%) Embedded C++
11 3 (2.94%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (2.94%) Golang
11 3 (2.94%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.94%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.98%) Ruby
12 1 (0.98%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.98%) Tcl
12 1 (0.98%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 40 (39.22%) Security Cleared
2 33 (32.35%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.88%) Degree
4 1 (0.98%) HND
4 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) TickIT
2 4 (3.92%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.98%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.94%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.86%) VMware
3 6 (5.88%) Veritas
4 4 (3.92%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.92%) Hitachi
5 3 (2.94%) Adobe
5 3 (2.94%) HP
5 3 (2.94%) Compaq
5 3 (2.94%) EMC
5 3 (2.94%) IBM
5 3 (2.94%) Google
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco
7 1 (0.98%) Nokia
7 1 (0.98%) Agilent
7 1 (0.98%) Lauterbach
7 1 (0.98%) Lotus
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