Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 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++
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 15 23
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -12
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.44% 8.64% 4.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.92% 14.74% 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 5
Cheltenham median daily rate - £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% -17.36%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.22% - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £44.10
% change year-on-year +3.53% -3.63% +7.56%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 51 95 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 36.69% 58.64% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 57 49
Cheltenham median daily rate £500 £365 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.99% -5.19% -9.41%
10th Percentile £365 £287 £238
90th Percentile £663 £483 £513
Gloucestershire median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 9
Cheltenham median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £42.53 £36.25 £41.00
90th Percentile £56.25 £48.75 £43.85
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -11.76% -20.00% +6.25%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Cheltenham

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Cheltenham

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheltenham region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (50.00%) Qt
2 1 (50.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Borland
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) C++Builder
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Serena
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) C++Builder
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sequence Diagram
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Borland
1 1 (50.00%) Serena