The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 38 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.27% 0.77% 0.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.41% 3.53% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
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£325 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
C++
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Programming Languages Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
78 85 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 19.80% 21.74% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 55
Average daily rate £361 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.15% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £20.19 £33.75 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.19% +40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £20.06 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.50 £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (72.73%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 4 (36.36%) Retail
5 4 (36.36%) Ajax
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) C
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) DHCP
7 2 (18.18%) HTTP
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) DNS
7 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
7 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Classic ASP
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
7 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Development Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Software Development Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Ajax
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Classic ASP
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
1 2 (18.18%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) C
5 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
6 1 (9.09%) Perl
6 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
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