Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 66 57
Rank change year-on-year 0 -9 +7
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.14% 0.29% 1.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 0.81% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Swindon median daily rate - £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £300 £338
% change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Swindon median hourly rate - - £42.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £34.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year - +6.92% +12.07%

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 270 248 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 36.73% 36.58% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 183 151
Swindon median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £300
90th Percentile £593 £530 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.95% -19.23% +11.97%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £31.15 £24.70 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £29.50 £37.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -20.27% +13.85% +14.04%

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 23 November 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Android Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Android Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Project Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware