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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 23 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 21 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hook 7.37% 7.04% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.07% 17.24% 21.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 5
Average daily rate
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£305 £347 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +15.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £300 £324
% change year-on-year
+22.91% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
C++
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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
123 58 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hook 43.16% 40.85% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 49 26
Average daily rate £320 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £305 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £432 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 21 (95.45%) Linux
3 20 (90.91%) ClearCase
4 18 (81.82%) C
4 18 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (77.27%) UML
6 16 (72.73%) Configuration Management
6 16 (72.73%) NUnit
6 16 (72.73%) CruiseControl
6 16 (72.73%) Subversion
6 16 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (72.73%) CppUnit
6 16 (72.73%) GoogleTest
7 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
7 15 (68.18%) ClearQuest
7 15 (68.18%) Python
8 13 (59.09%) OOD
8 13 (59.09%) Motif
8 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
8 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
9 12 (54.55%) wxWidgets
9 12 (54.55%) Use Case
9 12 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (54.55%) Ingres
9 12 (54.55%) SQL
9 12 (54.55%) Ant
9 12 (54.55%) XML
10 9 (40.91%) Project Management
10 9 (40.91%) OO
11 8 (36.36%) Windows

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Hook by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) Ingres
1 12 (54.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) ClearCase
2 16 (72.73%) NUnit
2 16 (72.73%) CruiseControl
2 16 (72.73%) Subversion
2 16 (72.73%) CppUnit
2 16 (72.73%) GoogleTest
3 15 (68.18%) ClearQuest
4 12 (54.55%) Ant
5 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
6 2 (9.09%) Rational Rose
General
1 1 (4.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 4 (18.18%) C Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Software Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Build Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Motif
2 12 (54.55%) wxWidgets
2 12 (54.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (81.82%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Derivative
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) UNIX
2 21 (95.45%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) UML
2 16 (72.73%) Configuration Management
2 16 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (59.09%) Software Engineering
3 13 (59.09%) OOD
4 12 (54.55%) Use Case
5 9 (40.91%) Project Management
5 9 (40.91%) OO
6 8 (36.36%) Refactoring
6 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
6 8 (36.36%) Reverse Engineering
6 8 (36.36%) Memory Management
7 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Workflow Management
8 3 (13.64%) Workflow
8 3 (13.64%) Change Control
9 2 (9.09%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C
2 15 (68.18%) Python
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Java
5 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (68.18%) Security Cleared
2 13 (59.09%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat