The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton - - 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -1.26%
C++
Somerset

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

Programming Languages Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 57 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 24.24% 43.85% 23.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 52 40
Median daily rate £431 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.47% -6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £531 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

C++
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Taunton region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) UML
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
5 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
6 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
7 1 (14.29%) Back Office

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) UML
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Refactoring
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle