The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salisbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 9 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 11.11% 3.77% 35.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.05% 9.52% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 14
Average daily rate
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£275 £242 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -1.33%
C++
Wiltshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Salisbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 58.33% 39.62% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 16
Average daily rate £350 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £350 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.50 - £16.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Salisbury

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Salisbury

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Salisbury region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Salisbury

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Salisbury

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
3 5 (38.46%) GlassFish
3 5 (38.46%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Bayesian Methods
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Operations Research
5 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 3 (23.08%) Physics
5 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
5 3 (23.08%) Qt
6 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (15.38%) Markov Chain
6 2 (15.38%) Biometrics
6 2 (15.38%) C
6 2 (15.38%) NetBeans
6 2 (15.38%) Military
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Ruby
7 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
7 1 (7.69%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) JavaScript

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salisbury 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Simulink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (15.38%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Qt
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Physics
2 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (15.38%) Biometrics
4 1 (7.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Bayesian Methods
2 3 (23.08%) Operations Research
2 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) Monte Carlo Method
3 2 (15.38%) Markov Chain
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
1 5 (38.46%) Bash Shell
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Assembly Language
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) CTC Cleared