The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 22 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.95% 3.10% 1.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.68% 8.70% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £340 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.11% +12.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

Programming Languages Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 46 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 40.79% 35.66% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 12
Median daily rate £348 £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.71% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 4 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 £47.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% +21.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for C++.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) Java
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
3 8 (57.14%) Client/Server
3 8 (57.14%) SDLC
4 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (42.86%) XML Messaging
5 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
5 6 (42.86%) MFC
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 6 (42.86%) JIRA
6 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (35.71%) Data Transformation
6 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (35.71%) WCF
6 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
6 5 (35.71%) Validation
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) GlassFish
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
2 3 (21.43%) LDAP
2 3 (21.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Eclipse
2 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
3 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (28.57%) JUnit
5 3 (21.43%) NetBeans
5 3 (21.43%) Subversion
6 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 1 (7.14%) EasyMock
6 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 7 (50.00%) C++ Developer
4 6 (42.86%) C++/Java Developer
5 5 (35.71%) C++ Software Developer
5 5 (35.71%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Regression Test Analyst
7 1 (7.14%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) MFC
2 6 (42.86%) XML Messaging
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 4 (28.57%) JSF
4 4 (28.57%) Spring
5 3 (21.43%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) Java RMI
5 3 (21.43%) JPA
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) JSP
5 3 (21.43%) Servlets
5 3 (21.43%) Swing
5 3 (21.43%) XHTML
5 3 (21.43%) XSL
5 3 (21.43%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Client/Server
2 5 (35.71%) Replication
3 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) SDLC
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) Code Coverage
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
5 5 (35.71%) Data Transformation
5 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (35.71%) Validation
6 3 (21.43%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (21.43%) Network Management
6 3 (21.43%) SysML
6 3 (21.43%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) XML Parsing
7 2 (14.29%) OO
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
8 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Tcl
6 1 (7.14%) C
6 1 (7.14%) Ruby
6 1 (7.14%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
1 5 (35.71%) Telerik