The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 49 52 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.96% 0.93% 5.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.41% 3.13% 17.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 17
Average daily rate
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£326 £400 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.43% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
C++
South West

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
136 192 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 21.86% 29.77% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 108 99
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 9
Average hourly rate £20.19 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.17% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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++
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +9 1 £325 -18.75% 5
Warminster - 1 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 11 (47.83%) C
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) Linux
3 7 (30.43%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) Java
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
5 5 (21.74%) Python
5 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) IPsec
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (17.39%) Ajax
6 4 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (17.39%) 3G
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (13.04%) Oracle
7 3 (13.04%) Operations Research
7 3 (13.04%) Degree
7 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
7 3 (13.04%) Retail
7 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (4.35%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) IPsec
1 4 (17.39%) 3G
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.35%) NetBeans
1 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Software Engineer
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Qt Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) Ajax
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) Qt
3 1 (4.35%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Algorithms
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (4.35%) UNIX
3 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Software Engineering
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Operations Research
3 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) UML
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.35%) Information Management
5 1 (4.35%) OOD
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C
2 7 (30.43%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) Python
4 5 (21.74%) Embedded C
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) Ada
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.35%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
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