The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 53 44 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +38
Contract jobs citing C++ 110 132 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 3.61% 4.13% 2.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.47% 10.52% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 68 23
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £438 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £384 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 36 16
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.94% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £34.75 £33.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.38 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.58%
C++
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1161 1255 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 38.08% 39.22% 37.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 745 848 735
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 83 48
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £19.03 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

C++
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++ across the South West region.

C++ Daily Rate Trend in the South West

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

C++
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++ across the South West region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

C++
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

C++
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++ within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Gloucestershire -4 51 £444 +18.33% 26
Devon +28 16 £425 - 2
Bristol +8 15 £325 -23.52% 11
Wiltshire -8 14 £313 -7.40% 2
Somerset -11 7 - - 8
Dorset -3 4 £330 +1.53% 14
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 South West region with a requirement for C++.

1 130 (50.39%) Java
2 114 (44.19%) Security Cleared
3 101 (39.15%) Software Engineering
4 92 (35.66%) C
5 74 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
6 69 (26.74%) UML
7 67 (25.97%) SC Cleared
8 62 (24.03%) Linux
9 58 (22.48%) Python
10 56 (21.71%) C#
10 56 (21.71%) SQL
11 50 (19.38%) DV Cleared
12 44 (17.05%) OO
13 39 (15.12%) Degree
14 36 (13.95%) Windows
15 35 (13.57%) HTML
16 33 (12.79%) MATLAB
16 33 (12.79%) Visual Studio
17 26 (10.08%) Scrum
18 25 (9.69%) Rational DOORS
19 24 (9.30%) Unix
20 23 (8.91%) R
21 22 (8.53%) Hadoop
21 22 (8.53%) Finance
21 22 (8.53%) Aerospace
22 21 (8.14%) Embedded C++
23 20 (7.75%) JIRA
23 20 (7.75%) Subversion
23 20 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
24 19 (7.36%) Microsoft

C++
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 11 (4.26%) SAS
2 10 (3.88%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.49%) JBoss
4 7 (2.71%) Apache
5 5 (1.94%) Confluence
6 2 (0.78%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.39%) GemFire
7 1 (0.39%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.39%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (3.88%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.10%) MS Office
3 7 (2.71%) SPSS
4 4 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.16%) CATIA
6 2 (0.78%) Simulink
7 1 (0.39%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.39%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Teamcenter
2 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.39%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.71%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.39%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (0.39%) GitHub
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.71%) Wireless
3 5 (1.94%) Broadband
4 4 (1.55%) DHCP
4 4 (1.55%) SNMP
5 3 (1.16%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.16%) Internet
5 3 (1.16%) LDAP
6 2 (0.78%) ASN.1
6 2 (0.78%) Network Security
6 2 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.39%) 802.15
7 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.39%) NFC
7 1 (0.39%) OFDM
7 1 (0.39%) OpenFlow
7 1 (0.39%) RS-232
7 1 (0.39%) RS-485
7 1 (0.39%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.39%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.53%) Hadoop
2 12 (4.65%) Big Data
2 12 (4.65%) Data Mining
2 12 (4.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.16%) MS Access
3 3 (1.16%) MySQL
3 3 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.78%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.39%) Hazelcast
5 1 (0.39%) Neo4j
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (12.79%) Visual Studio
2 25 (9.69%) Rational DOORS
3 20 (7.75%) JIRA
3 20 (7.75%) Subversion
4 13 (5.04%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.88%) Jenkins
6 9 (3.49%) Hudson
7 7 (2.71%) LoadRunner
8 6 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (1.55%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.55%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.55%) JMeter
9 4 (1.55%) NetBeans
9 4 (1.55%) Selenium
9 4 (1.55%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.16%) FinalBuilder
10 3 (1.16%) Maven
10 3 (1.16%) NUnit
10 3 (1.16%) WiX
General
1 22 (8.53%) Aerospace
1 22 (8.53%) Finance
2 12 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.10%) Electronics
3 8 (3.10%) Military
4 5 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.55%) Games
5 4 (1.55%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.16%) Avionics
6 3 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.39%) Automotive
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (46.12%) Developer
2 78 (30.23%) Software Engineer
3 61 (23.64%) C++ Developer
4 34 (13.18%) Software Developer
5 27 (10.47%) C++ Software Engineer
6 22 (8.53%) Java Developer
7 18 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.59%) Data Scientist
9 16 (6.20%) Java Engineer
9 16 (6.20%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (5.81%) Embedded Engineer
11 14 (5.43%) Senior Software Developer
12 13 (5.04%) C++ Software Developer
13 12 (4.65%) Analyst
14 10 (3.88%) Embedded Software Engineer
15 9 (3.49%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
16 8 (3.10%) C# Developer
16 8 (3.10%) DV Cleared Java Developer
16 8 (3.10%) Embedded C++ Engineer
16 8 (3.10%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.57%) HTML
2 18 (6.98%) XML
3 16 (6.20%) .NET
3 16 (6.20%) MFC
4 15 (5.81%) Web Services
5 14 (5.43%) JSON
6 13 (5.04%) HTML5
7 12 (4.65%) ASP.NET
7 12 (4.65%) Spring
8 11 (4.26%) AngularJS
8 11 (4.26%) STL
9 10 (3.88%) jQuery
10 9 (3.49%) CSS
10 9 (3.49%) Hibernate
10 9 (3.49%) OpenCL
11 6 (2.33%) Node.js
12 5 (1.94%) XSD
13 4 (1.55%) SOAP
14 3 (1.16%) J2EE
14 3 (1.16%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 16 (6.20%) User Experience
4 12 (4.65%) Mathematics
5 10 (3.88%) VHDL
6 8 (3.10%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.10%) Device Driver
6 8 (3.10%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.71%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.94%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.94%) CESG
9 5 (1.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 5 (1.94%) Streaming Video
10 4 (1.55%) ASIC
10 4 (1.55%) Physics
10 4 (1.55%) Replication
10 4 (1.55%) Video Editing
11 3 (1.16%) Cybercrime
11 3 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 62 (24.03%) Linux
2 36 (13.95%) Windows
3 24 (9.30%) Unix
4 10 (3.88%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (2.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (1.94%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (1.55%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.16%) Android
8 3 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.16%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.39%) AIX
10 1 (0.39%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.39%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (39.15%) Software Engineering
2 74 (28.68%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (26.74%) UML
4 44 (17.05%) OO
5 26 (10.08%) Scrum
6 17 (6.59%) TDD
7 16 (6.20%) DevOps
8 15 (5.81%) Requirements Management
8 15 (5.81%) Time Management
8 15 (5.81%) Web Development
9 14 (5.43%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.04%) Analytics
10 13 (5.04%) OOP
11 12 (4.65%) Data Analytics
11 12 (4.65%) Machine Learning
11 12 (4.65%) SDLC
12 11 (4.26%) Software Testing
13 10 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (3.88%) ITIL
13 10 (3.88%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 130 (50.39%) Java
2 92 (35.66%) C
3 58 (22.48%) Python
4 56 (21.71%) C#
4 56 (21.71%) SQL
5 33 (12.79%) MATLAB
6 23 (8.91%) R
7 21 (8.14%) Embedded C++
8 17 (6.59%) Perl
9 16 (6.20%) JavaScript
10 14 (5.43%) Bash Shell
10 14 (5.43%) VC++
11 13 (5.04%) Embedded C
12 12 (4.65%) Ruby
13 11 (4.26%) Ada
14 10 (3.88%) PL/SQL
15 8 (3.10%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.55%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.55%) VB
17 3 (1.16%) VB6
Qualifications
1 114 (44.19%) Security Cleared
2 67 (25.97%) SC Cleared
3 50 (19.38%) DV Cleared
4 39 (15.12%) Degree
5 12 (4.65%) PhD
6 4 (1.55%) CEH
6 4 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 4 (1.55%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.88%) QA
2 7 (2.71%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.55%) SLA
4 3 (1.16%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.78%) Def Stans
5 2 (0.78%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.78%) MISRA
6 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.39%) MISRA C
6 1 (0.39%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (3.49%) Firmware
2 3 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.39%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 10 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (3.88%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.39%) Ansible
3 1 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (7.36%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.59%) Oracle
3 10 (3.88%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.33%) Apple
4 6 (2.33%) IBM
5 5 (1.94%) Perforce
6 4 (1.55%) VMware
7 3 (1.16%) Luciad
7 3 (1.16%) PTC
7 3 (1.16%) Remedy
8 2 (0.78%) Broadcom
8 2 (0.78%) SAP
8 2 (0.78%) Siemens
8 2 (0.78%) Tableau
9 1 (0.39%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.39%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.39%) Borland
9 1 (0.39%) Fundtech
9 1 (0.39%) Green Hills
9 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
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