The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 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++
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 34 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.92% 0.72% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.17% 2.33% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £335 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -16.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +1.00% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Bracknell with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 48 86 52
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 22.02% 31.16% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 30 26
Median daily rate £446 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £298 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 2
Median hourly rate £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.00% +13.63%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Bracknell

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (55.56%) Security Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Groovy
3 5 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (55.56%) Sitecore
3 5 (55.56%) REST
3 5 (55.56%) Splunk
3 5 (55.56%) Bitbucket
3 5 (55.56%) Gradle
3 5 (55.56%) Apache Ivy
3 5 (55.56%) eggPlant
3 5 (55.56%) JMeter
3 5 (55.56%) CMS
3 5 (55.56%) Content Management
3 5 (55.56%) Maven
3 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 5 (55.56%) JSON
3 5 (55.56%) Ant
3 5 (55.56%) XML

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) CMS
1 5 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Selenium
1 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 5 (55.56%) Ant
2 5 (55.56%) Apache Ivy
2 5 (55.56%) Bitbucket
2 5 (55.56%) eggPlant
2 5 (55.56%) Gradle
2 5 (55.56%) JMeter
2 5 (55.56%) Maven
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Developer in Test
2 4 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) REST
1 5 (55.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 9 (100.00%) OO
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (55.56%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) Security Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) Groovy
2 5 (55.56%) Python
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Sitecore
1 5 (55.56%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe