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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 7 16
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury - 11.76% 3.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 21.05% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate - £275 £242
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
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
12 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salisbury 28.57% 55.88% 47.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 12
Average daily rate £425 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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++
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 8 Related IT Skills in Salisbury

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Salisbury by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQLite
General
1 2 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Audio Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Audio Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering