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 3 months to 24 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++
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 60 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 -12  
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.46% 0.92% 1.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.60% 3.41% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £300 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +3.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £338
% change year-on-year +1.00% +18.51%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +1.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.76% +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 Wiltshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 188 176 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 28.53% 26.87% 22.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 118 98
Median daily rate £350 £345 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.44% +2.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £281 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £424 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 11
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +85.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £10.50 £19.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire 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 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Corsham - 1 £300 -
C++
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (50.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
4 2 (20.00%) CCTV
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Qt
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Def Stans
5 1 (10.00%) Power Management
5 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) IEC 61508
5 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
5 1 (10.00%) QML
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis

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:

General
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) UI Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) GUI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (20.00%) Qt
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) CCTV
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) OO
2 2 (20.00%) OOD
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Power Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Task Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (10.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded C++
4 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Def Stans
1 1 (10.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (10.00%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Capita
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