The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
England / South West
Rank 115 140 128
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 18 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.70% 0.13% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.14% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 4
Median daily rate £425 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 - £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £842
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 10
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £43.50 £36.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £43.50 £44.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £43.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +1.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2463 2863 2960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.43% 95.69% 96.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1607 1950 1892
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 160 196
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.88 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South West region that featured C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C++ Software Engineer
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++ Software Engineer across the South West region.

C++ Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

C++ Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

C++ Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

C++ Software Engineer
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++ Software Engineer across the South West region.

C++ Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

C++ Software Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire +10 7 £440 - 2
Somerset - 7 - - 1
Bristol - 3 £375 - 7
Wiltshire - 1 £365 - 1
C++ Software Engineer
England

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, C++ Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region featuring C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C++
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
3 12 (44.44%) OO
4 11 (40.74%) UML
4 11 (40.74%) Embedded C++
4 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 10 (37.04%) C
6 8 (29.63%) C#
7 7 (25.93%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (18.52%) Embedded C
9 5 (18.52%) Windows
9 5 (18.52%) Linux
10 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
11 3 (11.11%) Python
11 3 (11.11%) SQL
11 3 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (11.11%) Lua
11 3 (11.11%) Scrum
11 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 3 (11.11%) Time Management
12 2 (7.41%) MISRA C
12 2 (7.41%) MISRA
12 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
12 2 (7.41%) Coaching
12 2 (7.41%) Big Data
12 2 (7.41%) Apache Pig
12 2 (7.41%) User Stories

C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (7.41%) Apache Pig
1 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) RS-485
2 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
1 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) NetBeans
2 1 (3.70%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (7.41%) Aerospace
1 2 (7.41%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) EJB
1 2 (7.41%) Hibernate
1 2 (7.41%) J2EE
1 2 (7.41%) Java EE
1 2 (7.41%) Spring
1 2 (7.41%) STL
2 1 (3.70%) LINQ
2 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
2 1 (3.70%) PyQt
2 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) RIA
2 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
2 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (44.44%) OO
3 11 (40.74%) UML
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) Coaching
7 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
7 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
7 2 (7.41%) OOP
7 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) OOD
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (40.74%) Embedded C++
3 10 (37.04%) C
4 8 (29.63%) C#
5 7 (25.93%) Java
6 5 (18.52%) Embedded C
7 3 (11.11%) Lua
7 3 (11.11%) Python
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
8 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.70%) Ada
9 1 (3.70%) Delphi
9 1 (3.70%) Pascal
9 1 (3.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (48.15%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) MISRA
1 2 (7.41%) MISRA C
2 1 (3.70%) Def Stans
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) BusyBox
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Borland
1 1 (3.70%) EMC
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.70%) Renesas
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