The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tewkesbury 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 29 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.

C++
Gloucestershire / Tewkesbury
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tewkesbury 37.50% 57.14% 50.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -0.32% +10.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £46.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.60% +5.74%  
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 Tewkesbury with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Tewkesbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tewkesbury 75.00% 57.14% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £46.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.60% +5.74%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Tewkesbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tewkesbury 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 Tewkesbury

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tewkesbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Tewkesbury

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tewkesbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 29 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 Tewkesbury region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
3 3 (60.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware
5 1 (20.00%) Military

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tewkesbury 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 (20.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C++
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Firmware