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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 11 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 41 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.02% 2.64% 1.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.03% 5.88% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 3
Average daily rate £375 £460 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.47% +75.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £460 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 4 0
Average hourly rate £45.88 £46.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.17 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.92% +8.10%
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
128 136 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.63% 44.88% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 87 74
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £258 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £570 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 11 10
Average hourly rate £43.75 £38.13 £31.92
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% +19.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £35.00 £18.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £47.10 £34.07
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Yeovil +2 20 £356 - 5
Templecombe 0 11 £365 -20.65%
Taunton - 7 £400 - 2
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 63 (84.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (65.33%) UML
3 46 (61.33%) C#
4 45 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (54.67%) Security Cleared
6 39 (52.00%) Java
7 31 (41.33%) HTML
7 31 (41.33%) Scrum
7 31 (41.33%) SC Cleared
8 30 (40.00%) SQL
9 23 (30.67%) .NET
9 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
9 23 (30.67%) Oracle
9 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET
9 23 (30.67%) Windows
10 22 (29.33%) SharePoint
10 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
10 22 (29.33%) IIS
10 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (29.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (29.33%) Windows Server
10 22 (29.33%) Automated Testing
10 22 (29.33%) Unit Testing
11 20 (26.67%) Time Management
12 19 (25.33%) OO
13 17 (22.67%) ITIL
13 17 (22.67%) Service Delivery
13 17 (22.67%) Refactoring
13 17 (22.67%) .NET Framework
14 13 (17.33%) User Experience

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (29.33%) IIS
1 22 (29.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.67%) Apache
2 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.67%) MS Office
2 4 (5.33%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (16.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (12.00%) Rational DOORS
4 6 (8.00%) Selenium
4 6 (8.00%) SpecFlow
5 4 (5.33%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 12 (16.00%) Aerospace
2 9 (12.00%) Finance
3 7 (9.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.67%) Military
5 2 (2.67%) Back Office
6 1 (1.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Developer
2 28 (37.33%) Software Engineer
3 20 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 17 (22.67%) .NET Developer
5 11 (14.67%) Java Engineer
5 11 (14.67%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
7 7 (9.33%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.00%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (5.33%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.00%) C++ Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Java Software Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Support Engineer
12 2 (2.67%) 3rd Line Support
12 2 (2.67%) C++/Java Developer
12 2 (2.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (41.33%) HTML
2 23 (30.67%) .NET
2 23 (30.67%) ASP.NET
3 17 (22.67%) .NET Framework
4 11 (14.67%) Apache Camel
4 11 (14.67%) Spring
4 11 (14.67%) Web Services
5 9 (12.00%) Apache CXF
6 8 (10.67%) CSS
6 8 (10.67%) JSP
7 3 (4.00%) MFC
8 2 (2.67%) STL
9 1 (1.33%) J2EE
9 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) User Experience
2 9 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Replication
5 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Windows
2 22 (29.33%) Windows Server
2 22 (29.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (84.00%) Software Engineering
2 49 (65.33%) UML
3 45 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (41.33%) Scrum
5 22 (29.33%) Automated Testing
5 22 (29.33%) Unit Testing
6 20 (26.67%) Time Management
7 19 (25.33%) OO
8 17 (22.67%) ITIL
8 17 (22.67%) Refactoring
8 17 (22.67%) Service Delivery
9 10 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (12.00%) Information Management
11 8 (10.67%) Web Development
12 7 (9.33%) Programme Management
13 6 (8.00%) Requirements Management
14 5 (6.67%) Line Management
15 4 (5.33%) Static Code Analysis
15 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
16 3 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 46 (61.33%) C#
2 39 (52.00%) Java
3 30 (40.00%) SQL
4 23 (30.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.67%) C
6 5 (6.67%) Ada
7 1 (1.33%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (54.67%) Security Cleared
2 31 (41.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (30.67%) Oracle
2 9 (12.00%) Luciad
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
Yeovil, Somerset
AAP3
Rate: £35 - £50 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Rate: £25.5 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
aap3
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £15 - £25 per hour + Gaining industry/commercial experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £35 - £50 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago