The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 28 June 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++
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon - - 1.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +3.12% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  

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 Swindon with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 122 100 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 35.99% 28.82% 20.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 136 81
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £291 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £430 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 28
Median hourly rate - £38.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +90.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Swindon

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Swindon

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Swindon region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (25.00%) Power Management
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) CCTV
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Qt
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) UI Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CCTV
1 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Power Management
3 1 (25.00%) Process Management
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
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