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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Dorset / Bournemouth
Rank 11 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 4.55% - 3.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £328 - £213
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year - +9.67%  

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 19 36 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 43.18% 33.33% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 22
Median daily rate £363 £450 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +47.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £316 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.50
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 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ in Bournemouth.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Bournemouth

C++
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 25 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 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++
Top Related 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