The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 57 63 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.60% 0.59% 2.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.37% 1.95% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 9
Median daily rate £370 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.84% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £363 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £467 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.11% +12.82%

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

Programming Languages Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
205 205 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.84% 30.01% 23.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 147 91
Median daily rate £410 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £40.25 £43.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.47% +107.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £44.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Chippenham +2 3 £218 - 2
Salisbury - 3 £410 -
Swindon - 3 £365 - 1
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Windows
3 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) QA
4 5 (26.32%) System Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (26.32%) Python
4 5 (26.32%) C
5 4 (21.05%) .NET
5 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (21.05%) iPad
6 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) OpenGL
6 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
7 2 (10.53%) Migration
7 2 (10.53%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Multimedia
7 2 (10.53%) CCTV
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) Java
7 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (10.53%) OOD

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Tester
3 4 (21.05%) Applications Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) GUI Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Scientific Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) UI Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Tester
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C++ GUI Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Developer
6 1 (5.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) OpenGL
3 2 (10.53%) Qt
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) QML
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) SOAP
4 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) iPad
2 2 (10.53%) CCTV
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) System Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Visualisation
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) OOD
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Product Management
5 1 (5.26%) SDLC
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) C
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) MATLAB
6 2 (10.53%) Java
7 1 (5.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Capita
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft