The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Hampshire / Farnborough
Rank - 11 19
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough - 7.79% 1.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 23.08% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.87% +14.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £38.00 -
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 Farnborough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 22 26 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 25.29% 33.77% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 19
Median daily rate £525 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £480 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Median hourly rate £72.89 £38.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +91.81% -15.55%  
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 Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Farnborough

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Farnborough