Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C++ Developer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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++ Developer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 68 56
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 -14
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 12 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.81% 1.31% 2.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.41% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 8
Gloucestershire median daily rate £338 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -12.50% -1.23%
10th Percentile £309 £315 £275
90th Percentile £372 £405 £511
South West median daily rate £350 £363 £375
% change year-on-year -3.45% -3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £34.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year +10.39% -5.52% +16.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 621 849 969
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.52% 92.99% 96.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 477 572
Gloucestershire median daily rate £375 £390 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.85% -1.58% +5.67%
10th Percentile £200 £180 £204
90th Percentile £525 £563 £513
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 87 60
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £39.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -30.62% +44.13%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.48 £11.17
90th Percentile £56.75 £45.55 £48.69
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +24.00% -16.67% +50.00%

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings that featured C++ Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Gloucestershire

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ Developer in Gloucestershire

C++ Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ Developer in Gloucestershire

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +15 3 £325 -7.14% 1
Tewkesbury - 3 £350 -
C++ Developer
South West

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 4 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
5 4 (33.33%) JMeter
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (33.33%) JSON
5 4 (33.33%) Selenium
5 4 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) XSD
5 4 (33.33%) AIX
5 4 (33.33%) Linux

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JMeter
1 4 (33.33%) LoadRunner
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
1 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) AIX
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 4 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
2 4 (33.33%) OOP
2 4 (33.33%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Python
4 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle