Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 16 18
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 3.36% 7.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 7.84% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Cheltenham median daily rate - - £363
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £475 £436
% change year-on-year -15.79% +8.88% -3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +21.79%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £47.50 £43.50 £44.10
% change year-on-year +9.20% -1.36% +5.00%

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 75 51 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 51.37% 42.86% 49.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 47
Cheltenham median daily rate £445 £306 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.31% -15.52% -14.71%
10th Percentile £307 £115 £300
90th Percentile £550 £429 £526
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £404 £400
% change year-on-year -0.99% +1.00% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 10
Cheltenham median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +0.59%
10th Percentile £43.00 £41.30 £41.00
90th Percentile £56.25 £48.63 £45.00
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £36.50 £43.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year -16.09% +1.75% +0.59%

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