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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 25 16 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 42 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.70% 13.73% 2.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.14% 26.42% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 1
Median daily rate - £398 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
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
84 159 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 37.84% 51.96% 41.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 89 97
Median daily rate £350 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 30 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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++
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 27 September 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 -2 6 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) Java
3 14 (70.00%) UML
4 12 (60.00%) C#
5 11 (55.00%) OO
5 11 (55.00%) Scrum
5 11 (55.00%) Time Management
5 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) User Experience
7 7 (35.00%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (25.00%) Web Development
8 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
8 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
9 4 (20.00%) Ada
9 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (15.00%) Finance
10 3 (15.00%) Change Control
10 3 (15.00%) MFC
10 3 (15.00%) STL
10 3 (15.00%) SQL
10 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
10 3 (15.00%) SDLC
11 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
11 2 (10.00%) Apache
11 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
11 2 (10.00%) HTML
11 2 (10.00%) CSS
11 2 (10.00%) JSP

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 (10.00%) Apache
1 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Military
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Games
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 4 (20.00%) C++ Developer
5 4 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 2 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) MFC
1 3 (15.00%) STL
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (70.00%) UML
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) OO
3 11 (55.00%) Scrum
3 11 (55.00%) Time Management
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
7 1 (5.00%) Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) Secure Coding
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) Ada
4 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) SAP