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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 14 34 9
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -25
Contract jobs citing C++ 15 2 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hook 7.58% 1.01% 16.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.88% 3.57% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 23
Average daily rate
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£396 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.21% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £330 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £370 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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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
43 56 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hook 21.72% 28.14% 51.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 43 66
Average daily rate £325 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £293 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £494 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 September 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 September 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 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 20 (71.43%) OO
4 18 (64.29%) Linux
5 17 (60.71%) Windows
6 15 (53.57%) UML
6 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
7 14 (50.00%) OOD
8 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (32.14%) C
10 8 (28.57%) Java
10 8 (28.57%) ISEB
10 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
11 7 (25.00%) MVC
11 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
11 7 (25.00%) C#
11 7 (25.00%) .NET
11 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
12 6 (21.43%) Project Management
13 5 (17.86%) UNIX
13 5 (17.86%) SQL
14 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 4 (14.29%) CSS
14 4 (14.29%) XML
14 4 (14.29%) Workflow
14 4 (14.29%) Ajax
14 4 (14.29%) Memory Management
14 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hook by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
1 3 (10.71%) Intranet
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Xcelsius
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Data Services
1 3 (10.71%) Lumira
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) ClearCase
1 2 (7.14%) NUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) GoogleTest
2 1 (3.57%) Ant
2 1 (3.57%) CppUnit
2 1 (3.57%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.57%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (3.57%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Leader
4 3 (10.71%) C Developer
4 3 (10.71%) C++ Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Business Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Design Authority
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Project Leader
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
1 7 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
2 4 (14.29%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) Ajax
2 4 (14.29%) WCF
2 4 (14.29%) jQuery
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (7.14%) SAP XI
5 1 (3.57%) wxWidgets
5 1 (3.57%) Motif
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Linux
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) OO
2 15 (53.57%) UML
2 15 (53.57%) Software Engineering
3 14 (50.00%) OOD
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 7 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (25.00%) MVC
7 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) Workflow
8 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
8 4 (14.29%) Memory Management
8 4 (14.29%) Web Application Development
9 3 (10.71%) Reverse Engineering
9 3 (10.71%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (10.71%) Office Automation
9 3 (10.71%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
9 3 (10.71%) Use Case
9 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) C
2 8 (28.57%) Java
3 7 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) SAP