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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 20 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Contract jobs citing C++ 27 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 7.58% 3.75% 0.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.07% 8.65% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
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£325 £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 4 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 £34.70 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
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
168 185 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 47.19% 43.33% 40.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 140 42
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 7 4
Average hourly rate £39.25 £34.92 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.39% +18.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £15.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.40 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +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 1 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 1 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 - - 1
Yeovil 0 8 £325 - 1
Taunton +14 2 £328 +0.76%
Wells - 1 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 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 30 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 29 (85.29%) Java
3 28 (82.35%) UML
4 25 (73.53%) SC Cleared
4 25 (73.53%) Security Cleared
5 19 (55.88%) Requirements Analysis
5 19 (55.88%) Web Services
6 18 (52.94%) Spring
7 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (50.00%) Information Management
7 17 (50.00%) Management Information System
8 15 (44.12%) Scrum
9 14 (41.18%) Apache Camel
10 13 (38.24%) Luciad
11 12 (35.29%) C#
11 12 (35.29%) JSP
12 11 (32.35%) HTML
13 10 (29.41%) SQL
13 10 (29.41%) Apache CXF
14 9 (26.47%) CSS
14 9 (26.47%) OO
14 9 (26.47%) Apache
14 9 (26.47%) Aerospace
15 8 (23.53%) Web Development
15 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
16 7 (20.59%) Rational DOORS
16 7 (20.59%) SDLC
17 6 (17.65%) Time Management
18 5 (14.71%) Requirements Engineering
18 5 (14.71%) Rational Rhapsody

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 9 (26.47%) Apache
2 8 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (14.71%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (11.76%) ClearCase
3 4 (11.76%) ClearQuest
4 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Maven
6 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (26.47%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Military
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Software Engineer
2 16 (47.06%) Java Software Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Swing Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) Web Services
2 18 (52.94%) Spring
3 14 (41.18%) Apache Camel
4 12 (35.29%) JSP
5 11 (32.35%) HTML
6 10 (29.41%) Apache CXF
7 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 5 (14.71%) GWT
9 4 (11.76%) Hibernate
10 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
10 3 (8.82%) .NET
11 1 (2.94%) MFC
11 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
11 1 (2.94%) XML
11 1 (2.94%) Swing
11 1 (2.94%) AWT
11 1 (2.94%) WinForms
11 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.94%) WPF
11 1 (2.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.94%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 28 (82.35%) UML
3 19 (55.88%) Requirements Analysis
4 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (50.00%) Information Management
5 15 (44.12%) Scrum
6 9 (26.47%) OO
7 8 (23.53%) Web Development
8 7 (20.59%) SDLC
9 6 (17.65%) Time Management
10 5 (14.71%) Requirements Engineering
11 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
11 2 (5.88%) Change Control
11 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.88%) Automated Testing
11 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
11 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
12 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
12 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
12 1 (2.94%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) Java
2 12 (35.29%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) Ada
6 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.94%) Python
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) SC Cleared
1 25 (73.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Luciad
2 5 (14.71%) Google
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
Somerset
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Rate: £39.25 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Clear Edge Consulting
Rate: Up to £55 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago