Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a C/C++ Software Engineer was £313 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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/C++ Software Engineer
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a C/C++ Software Engineer 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Wiltshire median daily rate £313 - -
South West median daily rate £313 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £44.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +17.33% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,628 1,167 1,228
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.16% 95.03% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,057 779 858
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +11.33% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £222
90th Percentile £625 £582 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 23 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.53 £27.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.02% -25.68% +74.12%
10th Percentile £14.37 £13.00 £15.90
90th Percentile £47.05 £40.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +20.00% -9.09%

C/C++ Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings that featured C/C++ Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

Job vacancy trend for C/C++ Software Engineer in Wiltshire

C/C++ Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C/C++ Software Engineer in Wiltshire

C/C++ Software Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C/C++ Software Engineer in Wiltshire

C/C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, C/C++ Software Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring C/C++ Software Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing

C/C++ Software Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (100.00%) Aerospace
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C++