The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Hampshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 67 34 12
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -22
Contract jobs citing C++ 49 96 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.36% 5.64% 8.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.44% 14.86% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 59 33
Average daily rate £350 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.48% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 57
Average hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £31.50 £27.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.55 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.40 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.95% +2.46%
Programming Languages Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
761 646 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.69% 37.93% 36.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 386 307
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 85
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.08% -1.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £18.50 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
C++
South East

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 17 April 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++
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -5 11 £400 +21.21% 10
Winchester +1 8 £350 -
Basingstoke +17 6 £365 -0.34% 4
Portsmouth -11 2 £310 -23.69% 5
Ringwood - - - - 2
Romsey - - - - 1
Eastleigh - - - - 1
Fareham - - - - 4
Havant - - - -
Lymington - - - -
Petersfield - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Hook - - - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 50 (46.73%) Linux
2 47 (43.93%) C
3 43 (40.19%) Security Cleared
4 39 (36.45%) Python
5 36 (33.64%) Software Engineering
6 33 (30.84%) SC Cleared
7 29 (27.10%) XML
8 26 (24.30%) Windows
9 25 (23.36%) UML
10 24 (22.43%) Java
11 23 (21.50%) OO
12 22 (20.56%) C#
12 22 (20.56%) SQL
12 22 (20.56%) .NET
13 19 (17.76%) Subversion
14 17 (15.89%) OOD
15 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (14.02%) UNIX
17 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
17 14 (13.08%) JSON
18 13 (12.15%) Multithreading
18 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
18 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
19 12 (11.21%) Configuration Management
19 12 (11.21%) HTML
19 12 (11.21%) SOAP
19 12 (11.21%) Network Security
20 11 (10.28%) Scrum
21 10 (9.35%) Project Management
21 10 (9.35%) Internet

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.80%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) Apache
3 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) Network Security
2 10 (9.35%) Internet
3 6 (5.61%) CTI
3 6 (5.61%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.74%) 3GPP
4 4 (3.74%) NGN
5 3 (2.80%) LTE
5 3 (2.80%) Fibre Channel
5 3 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.80%) GSM
5 3 (2.80%) SMTP
5 3 (2.80%) HTTP
5 3 (2.80%) Kerberos
5 3 (2.80%) DNS
5 3 (2.80%) SSL
5 3 (2.80%) SAN
6 2 (1.87%) VPN
6 2 (1.87%) Firewall
6 2 (1.87%) SNMP
6 2 (1.87%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.41%) MySQL
3 5 (4.67%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.80%) Ingres
5 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.87%) Big Data
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (17.76%) Subversion
2 10 (9.35%) Ant
3 9 (8.41%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.41%) ClearCase
3 9 (8.41%) NUnit
3 9 (8.41%) GoogleTest
4 8 (7.48%) Selenium
4 8 (7.48%) CppUnit
5 5 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.67%) Moq
6 4 (3.74%) ReSharper
6 4 (3.74%) SpecFlow
6 4 (3.74%) NCrunch
6 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.74%) ClearQuest
7 3 (2.80%) CruiseControl
7 3 (2.80%) Rational Rose
7 3 (2.80%) Hudson
8 2 (1.87%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.74%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Electronics
3 3 (2.80%) Military
4 2 (1.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 75 (70.09%) Developer
2 32 (29.91%) C++ Developer
3 20 (18.69%) Software Engineer
4 12 (11.21%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Python Developer
6 9 (8.41%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.41%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Programmer
9 4 (3.74%) Applications Developer
9 4 (3.74%) C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (3.74%) Android Developer
9 4 (3.74%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Development Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Python Software Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Automation Engineer
10 3 (2.80%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Python Programmer
10 3 (2.80%) C++ Applications Developer
10 3 (2.80%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.10%) XML
2 22 (20.56%) .NET
3 14 (13.08%) JSON
4 12 (11.21%) SOAP
4 12 (11.21%) HTML
5 10 (9.35%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.41%) STL
6 9 (8.41%) Motif
7 8 (7.48%) Web Services
8 7 (6.54%) .NET Framework
8 7 (6.54%) Django
9 6 (5.61%) WCF
9 6 (5.61%) COM
10 5 (4.67%) Middleware
10 5 (4.67%) LINQ
10 5 (4.67%) jQuery
10 5 (4.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.74%) WPF
11 4 (3.74%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.67%) DTV
2 4 (3.74%) Client/Server
2 4 (3.74%) IPTV
2 4 (3.74%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.80%) Open Source
3 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.80%) Derivative
3 3 (2.80%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.80%) Physics
3 3 (2.80%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.80%) HACMP
3 3 (2.80%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.80%) Clustering
4 2 (1.87%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.87%) PKI
5 1 (0.93%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 50 (46.73%) Linux
2 26 (24.30%) Windows
3 15 (14.02%) UNIX
4 5 (4.67%) Android
4 5 (4.67%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.74%) AIX
6 3 (2.80%) HPUX
6 3 (2.80%) Solaris
6 3 (2.80%) NetWare
7 2 (1.87%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) Software Engineering
2 25 (23.36%) UML
3 23 (21.50%) OO
4 17 (15.89%) OOD
5 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (12.15%) Multithreading
7 12 (11.21%) Configuration Management
8 11 (10.28%) Scrum
9 10 (9.35%) Project Management
10 9 (8.41%) ICONIX
11 8 (7.48%) Use Case
11 8 (7.48%) OOP
12 7 (6.54%) TDD
12 7 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.61%) RUP
13 6 (5.61%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.61%) Unified Process
14 5 (4.67%) MVC
14 5 (4.67%) Android Development
15 4 (3.74%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (43.93%) C
2 39 (36.45%) Python
3 24 (22.43%) Java
4 22 (20.56%) C#
4 22 (20.56%) SQL
5 14 (13.08%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.41%) Golang
7 8 (7.48%) Perl
8 5 (4.67%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.80%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.80%) Korn
10 2 (1.87%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.87%) Ruby
10 2 (1.87%) Embedded C++
10 2 (1.87%) PHP
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.93%) VB
11 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 43 (40.19%) Security Cleared
2 33 (30.84%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) Degree
4 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (2.80%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.87%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.41%) Google
3 5 (4.67%) VMware
4 4 (3.74%) IBM
5 3 (2.80%) Veritas
5 3 (2.80%) Serena
5 3 (2.80%) HP
5 3 (2.80%) Compaq
5 3 (2.80%) EMC
5 3 (2.80%) Hitachi
6 2 (1.87%) Nokia
6 2 (1.87%) Cisco
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle
7 1 (0.93%) Ericsson
7 1 (0.93%) Xilinx
Hampshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £300 - £341 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis IT
Rate: £280 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago