The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++
Hampshire / Basingstoke
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 24
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke - 0.63% 4.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.64% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £338 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £340
% change year-on-year +0.75% +17.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.38 £42.48 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.11% +6.18%  

C++ is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Basingstoke
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 85 55 86
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 22.31% 17.19% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 35 49
Median daily rate £389 £325 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.61% -10.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £202 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £449 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Basingstoke citing C++ as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Basingstoke

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Basingstoke

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 2 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (33.33%) SANS
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Redmine
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Trello
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Unix

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (33.33%) Redmine
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Contracts Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Penetration Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian