Period
to 17 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 17 October 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++
Gloucestershire > Gloucester
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 16 19
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3 +17
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 0.90% 8.72% 10.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.67% 21.11% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 19
Gloucester median daily rate £430 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +2.86% +53.51%
10th Percentile £415 £380 £363
90th Percentile £445 £600 £470
Gloucestershire median daily rate £369 £445 £375
% change year-on-year -17.13% +18.67% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Gloucester median hourly rate - - £43.50
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% -2.30% +11.54%

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 Gloucester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Gloucester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 75 90 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 33.94% 41.28% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 84
Gloucester median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% - +8.97%
10th Percentile £264 £306 £309
90th Percentile £467 £600 £500
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Gloucester median hourly rate - £33.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.14% -10.31%
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Gloucester

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Gloucester

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB