The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 16 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +11
Contract jobs citing C++ 18 43 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.69% 10.86% 4.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 22.40% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 26 5
Median daily rate - £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £39.25 £30.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £40.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
C++
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
99 192 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 42.31% 48.48% 48.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 128 123
Median daily rate £319 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 9
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £39.25 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £44.00 £39.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

C++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

C++
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil -4 15 - -
Bath +7 1 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for C++.

1 16 (88.89%) Java
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) C#
3 13 (72.22%) UML
3 13 (72.22%) Scrum
3 13 (72.22%) Time Management
4 11 (61.11%) OO
5 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
6 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 6 (33.33%) User Experience
8 5 (27.78%) Change Control
9 4 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
10 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
10 3 (16.67%) Ada
10 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
11 2 (11.11%) Military
11 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 2 (11.11%) Web Development
11 2 (11.11%) HTML
11 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
11 2 (11.11%) Finance
11 2 (11.11%) Apache
11 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
11 2 (11.11%) SQL
11 2 (11.11%) CSS
11 2 (11.11%) JSP
11 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
11 2 (11.11%) RIA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (11.11%) Apache
1 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 3 (16.67%) Aerospace
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Engineer
2 10 (55.56%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) DOORS Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
2 1 (5.56%) GWT
2 1 (5.56%) Spring
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Scrum
3 13 (72.22%) Time Management
3 13 (72.22%) UML
4 11 (61.11%) OO
5 5 (27.78%) Change Control
6 3 (16.67%) Secure Coding
7 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) SDLC
8 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) Ada
4 2 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 10 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Luciad