The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yeovil 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 3 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 59.38% 31.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 73.08% 35.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Yeovil region.

Programming Languages Category
Yeovil
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
26 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 81.25% 87.50% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Average daily rate £325 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.17% -
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 Yeovil

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Yeovil region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

C++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yeovil

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Yeovil region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in Yeovil

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil 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 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) UML
3 16 (80.00%) OO
4 15 (75.00%) Java
5 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (65.00%) Scrum
6 12 (60.00%) HTML
6 12 (60.00%) SQL
6 12 (60.00%) Apache
6 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
6 12 (60.00%) CSS
6 12 (60.00%) JSP
6 12 (60.00%) Web Development
7 11 (55.00%) C#
8 8 (40.00%) Time Management
8 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
9 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
9 7 (35.00%) Rational DOORS
10 5 (25.00%) MFC
10 5 (25.00%) Validation
11 4 (20.00%) STL
11 4 (20.00%) Use Case
11 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
13 2 (10.00%) Finance
13 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
13 2 (10.00%) Military
13 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
13 2 (10.00%) Windows
13 2 (10.00%) Degree

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil 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 12 (60.00%) Apache
1 12 (60.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) HTML
1 12 (60.00%) CSS
1 12 (60.00%) JSP
2 5 (25.00%) MFC
3 4 (20.00%) STL
4 1 (5.00%) .NET
4 1 (5.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) UML
3 16 (80.00%) OO
4 13 (65.00%) Scrum
4 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (60.00%) Web Development
6 8 (40.00%) Time Management
7 5 (25.00%) Validation
8 4 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (20.00%) Use Case
9 2 (10.00%) Change Control
9 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
10 1 (5.00%) OOP
10 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
10 1 (5.00%) SDLC
10 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 1 (5.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (55.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Degree