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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 21 20 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Contract jobs citing C++ 13 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 5.37% 5.98% 3.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 13.13% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 9
Median daily rate - £325 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 4
Median hourly rate £42.25 £55.00 £34.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.18% +58.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £33.00 £30.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.46 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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
91 160 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 37.60% 45.58% 42.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 90 140
Median daily rate £370 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 27 7
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.89 £34.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% +8.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £55.00 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 29 June 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 +8 11 - -
Bath - 1 - - 2
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 49 (85.96%) Software Engineering
2 48 (84.21%) Java
3 33 (57.89%) UML
4 24 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
5 21 (36.84%) OO
5 21 (36.84%) C#
6 20 (35.09%) Aerospace
6 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (33.33%) Time Management
7 19 (33.33%) Scrum
8 16 (28.07%) User Experience
9 15 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
10 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
11 10 (17.54%) MFC
11 10 (17.54%) STL
11 10 (17.54%) Web Services
11 10 (17.54%) Apache Camel
11 10 (17.54%) Spring
12 9 (15.79%) Luciad
12 9 (15.79%) Information Management
12 9 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (15.79%) Apache CXF
12 9 (15.79%) MS Office
12 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
13 8 (14.04%) SDLC
14 7 (12.28%) Requirements Management
14 7 (12.28%) Web Development
14 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
14 7 (12.28%) C

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 (3.51%) Apache
1 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) FrameMaker
3 1 (1.75%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Rational DOORS
2 14 (24.56%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.02%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.51%) Subversion
General
1 20 (35.09%) Aerospace
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.02%) Military
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Software Engineer
2 18 (31.58%) Developer
3 15 (26.32%) Java Engineer
3 15 (26.32%) Java Software Engineer
4 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 11 (19.30%) Java Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Software Developer
6 7 (12.28%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (10.53%) C++ Developer
8 5 (8.77%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (7.02%) C# Developer
9 4 (7.02%) C++/Java Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Java Software Developer
9 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
10 3 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (5.26%) C++/C# Developer
10 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared Java Developer
11 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (3.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 2 (3.51%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Apache Camel
1 10 (17.54%) MFC
1 10 (17.54%) Spring
1 10 (17.54%) STL
1 10 (17.54%) Web Services
2 9 (15.79%) Apache CXF
3 2 (3.51%) CSS
3 2 (3.51%) HTML
3 2 (3.51%) JSP
3 2 (3.51%) WPF
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
4 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) User Experience
2 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.53%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (85.96%) Software Engineering
2 33 (57.89%) UML
3 21 (36.84%) OO
4 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (33.33%) Scrum
5 19 (33.33%) Time Management
6 9 (15.79%) Information Management
6 9 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
7 8 (14.04%) SDLC
8 7 (12.28%) Requirements Management
8 7 (12.28%) Web Development
9 5 (8.77%) Programme Management
10 4 (7.02%) Static Code Analysis
10 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
11 3 (5.26%) Use Case
12 2 (3.51%) Change Control
12 2 (3.51%) Multithreading
12 2 (3.51%) MVC
12 2 (3.51%) MVVM
12 2 (3.51%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) Java
2 21 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (12.28%) C
4 3 (5.26%) Ada
4 3 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) VB
5 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 21 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) Luciad
2 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) SAP