The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 113 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 25 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.14% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.15% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 13
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£405 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.61% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £294 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.84% -2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2833 2001 2862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.16% 93.37% 93.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1853 1227 1726
Average daily rate £360 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 136 198
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ Developer across the South West region.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ Developer across the South West region.

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Gloucestershire - 10 £378 - 4
Somerset - 6 £319 -
Wiltshire -9 2 - - 1
Bristol -20 1 - - 2
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) C++
2 16 (48.48%) OO
3 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
4 13 (39.39%) Python
5 12 (36.36%) Linux
6 11 (33.33%) Windows
7 8 (24.24%) Java
7 8 (24.24%) C
7 8 (24.24%) C#
7 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
8 7 (21.21%) Subversion
8 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
8 7 (21.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (21.21%) ClearCase
9 6 (18.18%) WPF
9 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
9 6 (18.18%) Release Management
10 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (15.15%) Scrum
11 4 (12.12%) WinForms
11 4 (12.12%) Ruby
11 4 (12.12%) UML
11 4 (12.12%) OOP
11 4 (12.12%) Perl
11 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
11 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
11 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
11 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
11 4 (12.12%) FFmpeg

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) AMQP
1 3 (9.09%) Multicast
2 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 7 (21.21%) ClearCase
1 7 (21.21%) Subversion
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (9.09%) Ant
3 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) WPF
2 4 (12.12%) WinForms
2 4 (12.12%) FFmpeg
3 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) MFC
4 1 (3.03%) STL
4 1 (3.03%) OpenMP
4 1 (3.03%) WF
4 1 (3.03%) Qt
4 1 (3.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (3.03%) WCF
4 1 (3.03%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (3.03%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) MPEG
1 3 (9.09%) DTV
1 3 (9.09%) IPTV
2 1 (3.03%) CCTV
2 1 (3.03%) Streaming Video
2 1 (3.03%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) Solaris
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) OO
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.18%) Release Management
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
6 4 (12.12%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.12%) UML
6 4 (12.12%) OOP
7 3 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.09%) Change Control
8 1 (3.03%) Parallel Programming
8 1 (3.03%) Signal Processing
8 1 (3.03%) Validation
8 1 (3.03%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.03%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (39.39%) Python
3 8 (24.24%) C
3 8 (24.24%) C#
3 8 (24.24%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) Perl
4 4 (12.12%) Ruby
4 4 (12.12%) Bash Shell
5 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) SQL
6 2 (6.06%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.03%) Embedded C++
7 1 (3.03%) VB
7 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) Intel
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The Bridge Ltd
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Posted: 13 hours ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago