The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hook region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 14 29 7
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 2 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hook 8.56% 1.18% 18.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.23% 4.17% 42.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 27
Average daily rate
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£328 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £330 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £370 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Hook region.

Programming Languages Category
Hook
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
65 48 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hook 29.28% 28.40% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 56
Average daily rate £325 £329 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -7.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £267 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £400 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Hook

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Hook region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Hook

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Hook

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ across the Hook region.

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Hook

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Hook

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Hook region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Hook

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Hook

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Hook region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Hook

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hook

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hook 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 21 (80.77%) Security Cleared
2 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
3 17 (65.38%) OO
4 16 (61.54%) Windows
4 16 (61.54%) Linux
5 12 (46.15%) UML
5 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 11 (42.31%) OOD
7 9 (34.62%) C
7 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (30.77%) .NET
9 7 (26.92%) C#
9 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
9 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
9 7 (26.92%) MVC
10 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
10 5 (19.23%) Project Management
10 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
10 5 (19.23%) SQL
10 5 (19.23%) UNIX
10 5 (19.23%) Java
10 5 (19.23%) ISEB
11 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 4 (15.38%) CSS
11 4 (15.38%) XML
11 4 (15.38%) Workflow
11 4 (15.38%) Ajax
11 4 (15.38%) WCF
11 4 (15.38%) Multithreading

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hook by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hook 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 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
1 3 (11.54%) WAN
1 3 (11.54%) Intranet
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (11.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Xcelsius
1 3 (11.54%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (11.54%) Lumira
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 2 (7.69%) NUnit
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
1 2 (7.69%) GoogleTest
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
2 1 (3.85%) CppUnit
2 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.85%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Technical Leader
3 3 (11.54%) C Developer
3 3 (11.54%) C++ Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Business Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Business Objects Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SAP Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Design Architect
5 1 (3.85%) AWS Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Project Leader
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
2 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET
3 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 4 (15.38%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) Ajax
3 4 (15.38%) WCF
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (7.69%) SAP XI
6 1 (3.85%) wxWidgets
6 1 (3.85%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
3 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) UNIX
3 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) OO
2 12 (46.15%) UML
2 12 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 11 (42.31%) OOD
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
5 7 (26.92%) MVC
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
6 5 (19.23%) TOGAF
7 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 4 (15.38%) Workflow
7 4 (15.38%) Memory Management
7 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
8 3 (11.54%) Reverse Engineering
8 3 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (11.54%) Office Automation
8 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.54%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Refactoring
8 3 (11.54%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) C
2 7 (26.92%) C#
3 5 (19.23%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (80.77%) Security Cleared
2 19 (73.08%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) ISEB
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) SAP