Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 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++
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 68 56
Rank change year-on-year -17 -12 +18
Contract jobs citing C++ 8 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.65% 1.60% 2.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 5.13% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 18
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £300 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.11% -15.63%
10th Percentile £318 £243 £253
90th Percentile £502 £384 £420
South West median daily rate £348 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -10.32% +3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 9
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £34.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.91% +6.92% +12.07%
10th Percentile £36.25 £31.73 £31.10
90th Percentile £38.75 £37.58 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% -1.19% +15.38%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 363 409 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 29.37% 31.08% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 284 270
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £535 £529 £470
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 26
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +13.85% +14.04%
10th Percentile £26.25 £18.50 £18.05
90th Percentile £43.45 £65.50 £42.63
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +6.67% -4.46% +12.14%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Wiltshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Wiltshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C++ in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C++ in Wiltshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Wiltshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salisbury - 2 £530 -
Chippenham +3 1 - - 2
Swindon -3 1 - -
Trowbridge - 1 £313 -
Devizes - 1 - -
Malmesbury - 1 £375 - 4
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Firmware
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Visualforce
3 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Android
3 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (25.00%) SOQL
3 2 (25.00%) SOSL
3 2 (25.00%) Android Development
3 2 (25.00%) Case Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Salesforce Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Android Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C/C++ Firmware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Architect
3 1 (12.50%) DSP Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (12.50%) QML
3 1 (12.50%) Qt
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Android
1 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) Case Management
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) C
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) SOQL
3 2 (25.00%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle