The median contractor rate for a C++ Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 25 June 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 / Somerset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 32 -
Rank change year-on-year -8 -  
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.48% 1.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £382 £335
% change year-on-year +7.98% +14.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.43%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 198 219 327
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 95.19% 90.87% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 112 176
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £180 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 42
Median hourly rate £52.50 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.53% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

C++ Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ Developer in Somerset

C++ Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ Developer in Somerset

C++ Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ Developer in Somerset

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Somerset region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Ada
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Luciad
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) JPA

C++ Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Ada
2 3 (75.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Luciad