The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 14 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -8
Contract jobs citing C++ 43 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.11% 3.84% 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.71% 7.69% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 1
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£375 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 5 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
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
161 182 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 49.09% 49.86% 40.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 135 51
Average daily rate £355 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £278 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 9 2
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +84.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Templecombe - 15 - -
Yeovil +4 14 £325 - 2
Taunton +19 11 £386 +18.84% 2
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 43 (86.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (82.00%) UML
3 34 (68.00%) Java
4 31 (62.00%) Security Cleared
5 29 (58.00%) SC Cleared
6 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (48.00%) C#
8 23 (46.00%) HTML
8 23 (46.00%) SQL
9 22 (44.00%) Scrum
9 22 (44.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 18 (36.00%) Information Management
10 18 (36.00%) Spring
10 18 (36.00%) Management Information System
10 18 (36.00%) Web Services
11 15 (30.00%) Luciad
11 15 (30.00%) JSP
11 15 (30.00%) Apache Camel
12 13 (26.00%) OO
13 12 (24.00%) Apache
13 12 (24.00%) CSS
13 12 (24.00%) Tomcat
13 12 (24.00%) .NET
13 12 (24.00%) Web Development
13 12 (24.00%) Apache CXF
14 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
14 11 (22.00%) Automated Testing
14 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
14 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
14 11 (22.00%) Oracle

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (24.00%) Apache
1 12 (24.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (20.00%) IIS
3 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (6.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (6.00%) ClearCase
3 3 (6.00%) ClearQuest
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (22.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.00%) Military
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Software Engineer
2 18 (36.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 16 (32.00%) Developer
4 10 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 9 (18.00%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Electronics Engineer
8 1 (2.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Java Swing Developer
8 1 (2.00%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.00%) HTML
2 18 (36.00%) Web Services
2 18 (36.00%) Spring
3 15 (30.00%) JSP
3 15 (30.00%) Apache Camel
4 12 (24.00%) Apache CXF
4 12 (24.00%) .NET
4 12 (24.00%) CSS
5 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (14.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.00%) GWT
7 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.00%) MFC
9 1 (2.00%) XML
9 1 (2.00%) Swing
9 1 (2.00%) AWT
9 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.00%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.00%) Windows
2 10 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (86.00%) Software Engineering
2 41 (82.00%) UML
3 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (44.00%) Scrum
4 22 (44.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 18 (36.00%) Information Management
6 13 (26.00%) OO
7 12 (24.00%) Web Development
8 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
8 11 (22.00%) Automated Testing
9 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
9 8 (16.00%) Time Management
9 8 (16.00%) Refactoring
10 7 (14.00%) ITIL
11 5 (10.00%) SDLC
12 3 (6.00%) Line Management
12 3 (6.00%) Requirements Engineering
13 2 (4.00%) Change Control
13 2 (4.00%) Validation
13 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) Java
2 24 (48.00%) C#
3 23 (46.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.00%) C
5 2 (4.00%) Ada
6 1 (2.00%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Security Cleared
2 29 (58.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (30.00%) Luciad
2 11 (22.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) EMC
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
Yeovil, Somerset
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Rate: £39.25 per hour
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