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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 40 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 7 0 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.06% - 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% - 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 23
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £46.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
133 109 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 39.23% 37.20% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 71 54
Average daily rate £330 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £413 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 1
Average hourly rate £37.13 £15.25 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.44% -8.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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++
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 27 March 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
(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 - 1 - - 1
Bath - - - - 17
Bridgwater - - - -
Frome - - - -
Street - - - -
Taunton - - - -
Wells - - - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (58.33%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
2 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
3 12 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) Web Services
5 10 (41.67%) UML
5 10 (41.67%) Google
5 10 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (41.67%) Scrum
5 10 (41.67%) GWT
5 10 (41.67%) Requirements Engineering
5 10 (41.67%) Rational Rhapsody
6 9 (37.50%) Spring
7 8 (33.33%) Information Management
7 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
7 8 (33.33%) ClearQuest
7 8 (33.33%) ClearCase
8 7 (29.17%) JSP
8 7 (29.17%) C#
8 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
9 5 (20.83%) WinForms
9 5 (20.83%) WPF
10 4 (16.67%) Windows
11 3 (12.50%) VB
11 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
11 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
11 3 (12.50%) Refactoring

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 2 (8.33%) Apache ServiceMix
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SAN
1 1 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) CouchDB
1 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.17%) HBase
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) Voldemort
1 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (41.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 8 (33.33%) ClearCase
3 8 (33.33%) ClearQuest
4 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.17%) Maven
6 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (8.33%) Military
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) GWT
3 9 (37.50%) Spring
4 7 (29.17%) JSP
4 7 (29.17%) Hibernate
5 5 (20.83%) WinForms
5 5 (20.83%) WPF
6 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
6 2 (8.33%) MFC
6 2 (8.33%) JPA
6 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) HTML
7 1 (4.17%) .NET
7 1 (4.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Scrum
3 10 (41.67%) UML
3 10 (41.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 10 (41.67%) Requirements Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) Information Management
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Refactoring
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
6 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.17%) High Availability
7 1 (4.17%) Use Case
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) VB
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) SC Cleared
1 13 (54.17%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
Somerset
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago