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 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 30 34 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13  
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.18% 2.50% 4.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.00% 9.21% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 2
Median daily rate £450 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -35.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £250 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £338 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +8.97%  

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 50 76 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke 19.61% 27.14% 39.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 48 36
Median daily rate £400 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -4.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £428 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 8
Median hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.66% -10.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Basingstoke over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in Basingstoke

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Basingstoke

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 March 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++
Top Related 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
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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