The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 22 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.77% 8.00% 4.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.27% 18.18% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £348
% change year-on-year -1.87% +15.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year - +8.97%  

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 Guildford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 44 66 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 33.85% 44.00% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 46
Median daily rate £450 £400 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +18.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £227 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 3
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.71%  
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 Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Guildford

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Guildford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
2 2 (66.67%) Huawei
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Telnet
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Greenplum
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) Samsung
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) 5G

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 2G
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) LTE
2 2 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (66.67%) SNMP
2 2 (66.67%) Telnet
3 1 (33.33%) 4G
3 1 (33.33%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Database Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Ericsson
1 2 (66.67%) Greenplum
1 2 (66.67%) Huawei
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Nokia Networks
1 2 (66.67%) Nortel
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Samsung
Guildford, Surrey
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum (3 year contract)
Posted: 4 days ago