The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank - - 12
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea - - 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
C++
West Wales

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

Programming Languages Category
Swansea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 29 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 25.21% 42.03% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 10
Average daily rate £400 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £345 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.85 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

C++
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swansea 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 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) Delphi
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swansea 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 3 (100.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Sun