The median contractor rate for a C++ Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
South East / Hampshire
Rank 104 111 110
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 11 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.59% 0.64% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.67% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 6
Median daily rate £425 £300 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.66% -14.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £255 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £445 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +20.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -8.13% +7.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1732 2081 1990
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.02% 95.50% 92.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 1385 1129
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 89 131
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Hampshire

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ Developer in Hampshire

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ Developer in Hampshire over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ Developer in Hampshire

C++ Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ Developer in Hampshire

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth -5 6 £348 -22.77%
Fareham - 3 £425 -
C++ Developer
South East

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Hampshire region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
3 13 (50.00%) C#
3 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (50.00%) Linux
4 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (34.62%) MVC
5 9 (34.62%) XML Messaging
5 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
5 9 (34.62%) XML
5 9 (34.62%) Java
5 9 (34.62%) .NET
5 9 (34.62%) MFC
5 9 (34.62%) MySQL
5 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
5 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
5 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
6 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 8 (30.77%) JIRA
7 7 (26.92%) Scrum
7 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
7 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
7 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
7 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (26.92%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (23.08%) Data Transformation
8 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (23.08%) SDLC
8 6 (23.08%) LAN
8 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (3.85%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 6 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 1 (3.85%) AMQP
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Eclipse
1 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
2 8 (30.77%) JIRA
3 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.54%) GoogleTest
5 2 (7.69%) NUnit
6 1 (3.85%) Ant
6 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
6 1 (3.85%) CMake
6 1 (3.85%) CppUnit
6 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.85%) Subversion
6 1 (3.85%) Valgrind
General
1 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
1 9 (34.62%) MFC
1 9 (34.62%) XML
1 9 (34.62%) XML Messaging
2 6 (23.08%) WCF
3 4 (15.38%) COM+
4 1 (3.85%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
2 6 (23.08%) Replication
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Derivative
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Linux
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Mac OS X
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 7 (26.92%) Configuration Management
3 7 (26.92%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
4 6 (23.08%) Code Coverage
4 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 6 (23.08%) Data Transformation
4 6 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (23.08%) SDLC
4 6 (23.08%) Validation
5 4 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (15.38%) OO
5 4 (15.38%) OOD
5 4 (15.38%) UML
6 3 (11.54%) Memory Management
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Use Case
7 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (50.00%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) C
6 3 (11.54%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.85%) Perl
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
3 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 6 (23.08%) Telerik
2 1 (3.85%) Google