The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 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 24 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++
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 18 16
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth - 4.83% 2.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 10.77% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +1.00% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.76% +6.25%  

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 Bournemouth with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 35 65 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 71.43% 44.83% 39.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 51 11
Median daily rate £325 £393 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.19% +20.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
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 Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Bournemouth

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 24 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Device Driver Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EMC