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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 28 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 7 0 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hook 2.65% - 11.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.61% - 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 29
Average daily rate
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£355 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 - £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £37.20
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +6.18%
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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
66 46 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hook 25.00% 26.29% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 69
Average daily rate £397 £380 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.46% +10.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £302 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +180.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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++
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 1 May 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 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
3 15 (68.18%) UNIX
3 15 (68.18%) SC Cleared
4 13 (59.09%) ClearCase
4 13 (59.09%) C
5 11 (50.00%) UML
5 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
7 9 (40.91%) OO
7 9 (40.91%) Python
7 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
8 8 (36.36%) Windows
8 8 (36.36%) ClearQuest
8 8 (36.36%) NUnit
8 8 (36.36%) CruiseControl
8 8 (36.36%) Subversion
8 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (36.36%) Use Case
8 8 (36.36%) CppUnit
8 8 (36.36%) GoogleTest
8 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
9 7 (31.82%) Memory Management
9 7 (31.82%) Reverse Engineering
9 7 (31.82%) Refactoring
9 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
10 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (27.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
11 5 (22.73%) Java

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hook by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Ingres
1 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) ClearCase
2 8 (36.36%) ClearQuest
2 8 (36.36%) NUnit
2 8 (36.36%) CruiseControl
2 8 (36.36%) Subversion
2 8 (36.36%) CppUnit
2 8 (36.36%) GoogleTest
2 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (18.18%) Ant
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Technical Leader
1 7 (31.82%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Build Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 2 (9.09%) C Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Programmer
4 1 (4.55%) Project Leader
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Motif
2 4 (18.18%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) wxWidgets
3 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (81.82%) Linux
2 15 (68.18%) UNIX
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Solaris
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) UML
2 10 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 9 (40.91%) OO
3 9 (40.91%) Configuration Management
4 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (36.36%) Use Case
5 7 (31.82%) Memory Management
5 7 (31.82%) Reverse Engineering
5 7 (31.82%) Refactoring
5 7 (31.82%) Multithreading
6 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (27.27%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 5 (22.73%) OOD
8 4 (18.18%) Workflow
8 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
8 4 (18.18%) Workflow Management
8 4 (18.18%) Change Control
9 3 (13.64%) Time Management
10 2 (9.09%) Project Management
10 2 (9.09%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C
2 9 (40.91%) Python
3 5 (22.73%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 15 (68.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Samba
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat