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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 45 61 38
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -23
Contract jobs citing C++ 22 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.79% 0.28% 2.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.83% 1.09% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 4
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£338 - £333
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 - £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £31.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.90 - £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 - £36.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
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
186 183 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 23.60% 26.03% 31.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 99 101
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 24
Average hourly rate £30.50 £20.06 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.04% -38.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.03 £15.25 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £24.01 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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++
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 31 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Salisbury - 8 £420 - 2
Swindon -3 3 £338 - 2
Bradford-on-Avon - 2 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
3 12 (41.38%) C
4 9 (31.03%) UML
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) C#
5 8 (27.59%) Java
5 8 (27.59%) .NET
6 7 (24.14%) UNIX
6 7 (24.14%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (20.69%) Windows
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
7 6 (20.69%) SQLite
7 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
8 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
8 5 (17.24%) SDLC
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
8 5 (17.24%) TDD
8 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
8 5 (17.24%) Electronics
9 4 (13.79%) Finance
9 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
9 4 (13.79%) Retail
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
9 4 (13.79%) Web Development
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) CSS
9 4 (13.79%) SOAP
9 4 (13.79%) XML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LDAP
2 2 (6.90%) DHCP
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQLite
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
1 3 (10.34%) NetBeans
1 3 (10.34%) NUnit
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (10.34%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (6.90%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (17.24%) Electronics
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Software Engineer
2 12 (41.38%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Systems Architect
5 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Embedded Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) SOAP
3 4 (13.79%) XML
3 4 (13.79%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (6.90%) Classic ASP
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) WPF
5 1 (3.45%) RESTful
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.90%) Device Driver
2 2 (6.90%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (3.45%) EPoS
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) UNIX
2 7 (24.14%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (20.69%) Windows
4 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
2 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) UML
3 5 (17.24%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Multithreading
3 5 (17.24%) SDLC
4 4 (13.79%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) Web Development
4 4 (13.79%) OO
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) OOP
5 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
5 3 (10.34%) BDD
6 2 (6.90%) Open Source
6 2 (6.90%) Data Mapping
6 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 2 (6.90%) Validation
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C
2 8 (27.59%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) Java
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Delphi
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
5 3 (10.34%) Python
5 3 (10.34%) Ada
5 3 (10.34%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Borland
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £30 to £36 per hour 6 months + work from home
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market rates paid weekly
Posted: 6 days ago