The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 58 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing C++ 21 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.61% 1.45% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.24% 2.63% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 7
Median daily rate £408 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £260 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £435 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.46% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +0.95%
C++
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
401 380 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 49.88% 55.07% 49.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 299 230
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% +22.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Wales

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

C++
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
South Wales +17 21 £408 -4.11% 7
C++
UK

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for C++.

1 46 (88.46%) Software Engineering
2 44 (84.62%) UML
3 32 (61.54%) OO
4 27 (51.92%) SC Cleared
4 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
5 26 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
6 24 (46.15%) C
7 23 (44.23%) Windows
8 22 (42.31%) Rational DOORS
9 18 (34.62%) C#
9 18 (34.62%) SQL
9 18 (34.62%) Visual Studio
10 17 (32.69%) VoIP
10 17 (32.69%) SNMP
10 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
10 17 (32.69%) Requirements Management
11 15 (28.85%) StarTeam
11 15 (28.85%) Coverity
11 15 (28.85%) Eclipse
12 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
14 9 (17.31%) Embedded C++
15 8 (15.38%) Embedded C
16 7 (13.46%) MISRA C
16 7 (13.46%) MISRA
16 7 (13.46%) Rational Rhapsody
17 5 (9.62%) Military
17 5 (9.62%) OOD
17 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
17 5 (9.62%) SDLC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (1.92%) Tornado
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) SNMP
1 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
1 17 (32.69%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Rational DOORS
2 18 (34.62%) Visual Studio
3 15 (28.85%) Eclipse
3 15 (28.85%) StarTeam
4 7 (13.46%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (5.77%) Subversion
6 1 (1.92%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.92%) Gradle
General
1 5 (9.62%) Military
2 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (78.85%) Software Engineer
2 32 (61.54%) Senior Software Engineer
3 12 (23.08%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
4 10 (19.23%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (17.31%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (13.46%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Embedded C Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
7 6 (11.54%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) C Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 5 (9.62%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) C++ Developer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior C Software Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 4 (7.69%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.92%) Android NDK
2 1 (1.92%) CSS
2 1 (1.92%) Flask
2 1 (1.92%) HTML
2 1 (1.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) OpenCV
2 1 (1.92%) OpenGL ES
2 1 (1.92%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (23.08%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) Android
2 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (88.46%) Software Engineering
2 44 (84.62%) UML
3 32 (61.54%) OO
4 26 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
5 17 (32.69%) Requirements Management
6 5 (9.62%) Change Control
6 5 (9.62%) Multithreaded Programming
6 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
6 5 (9.62%) OOD
6 5 (9.62%) SDLC
7 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 4 (7.69%) Hazard Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.85%) Process Improvement
8 2 (3.85%) Project Management
8 2 (3.85%) Regression Testing
9 1 (1.92%) Android Development
9 1 (1.92%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) C
2 18 (34.62%) C#
2 18 (34.62%) SQL
3 9 (17.31%) Embedded C++
4 8 (15.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) SC Cleared
1 27 (51.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) MISRA
1 7 (13.46%) MISRA C
2 4 (7.69%) Def Stans
2 4 (7.69%) DO-178B
2 4 (7.69%) IEC 61508
2 4 (7.69%) ISO26262
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Coverity
2 4 (7.69%) CA
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Green Hills
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