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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 45 59 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -40
Contract jobs citing C++ 18 3 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.56% 0.48% 6.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.18% 1.42% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 26
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£325 £279 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.69% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £249 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £308 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +2.00%
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
161 212 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.93% 33.97% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 125 109
Average daily rate £355 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 11
Average hourly rate £20.06 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £27.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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++
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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 +2 5 £331 +5.15% 2
Salisbury +12 4 £275 +13.63% 4
Warminster - - - - 2
Chippenham - - - - 2
Malmesbury - - - -
Melksham - - - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (38.89%) Java
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
1 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 13 (36.11%) C
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) Python
4 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.00%) MySQL
6 8 (22.22%) Degree
7 7 (19.44%) GlassFish
7 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
7 7 (19.44%) Ajax
7 7 (19.44%) HTML
8 6 (16.67%) CSS
8 6 (16.67%) C#
8 6 (16.67%) Embedded C
8 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
8 6 (16.67%) Bayesian Methods
9 5 (13.89%) Physics
9 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
9 5 (13.89%) Electronics
9 5 (13.89%) Oracle
10 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
10 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
10 4 (11.11%) .NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (19.44%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) 3G
1 4 (11.11%) IPsec
2 2 (5.56%) NAS
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.56%) CouchDB
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 2 (5.56%) HBase
2 2 (5.56%) Voldemort
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.33%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.78%) jMock
3 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.78%) JUnit
General
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.89%) Electronics
3 3 (8.33%) Military
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
2 11 (30.56%) Software Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Tester
5 2 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) HTML
1 7 (19.44%) Ajax
2 6 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (11.11%) .NET
3 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 4 (11.11%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) Qt
4 2 (5.56%) XHTML
5 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
5 1 (2.78%) Middleware
5 1 (2.78%) Spring
5 1 (2.78%) JSP
5 1 (2.78%) Web Services
5 1 (2.78%) JSTL
5 1 (2.78%) WPF
5 1 (2.78%) jQuery
5 1 (2.78%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
1 6 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (13.89%) Physics
2 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.33%) Biometrics
5 2 (5.56%) DTV
5 2 (5.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (11.11%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.67%) Bayesian Methods
3 4 (11.11%) Multithreading
4 3 (8.33%) Monte Carlo Method
4 3 (8.33%) Operations Research
4 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) Markov Chain
5 2 (5.56%) High Availability
5 2 (5.56%) DevOps
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.56%) Validation
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.78%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) Kanban
6 1 (2.78%) TDD
6 1 (2.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) C
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) Python
5 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 6 (16.67%) C#
6 6 (16.67%) Embedded C
7 2 (5.56%) Perl
7 2 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.78%) Assembly Language
8 1 (2.78%) MATLAB
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) Degree
3 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) CTC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
1 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Trapeze
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