The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester 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 28 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++
Hampshire / Winchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 26 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 -9  
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 3.88% 5.10% 7.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.20% 14.93% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Median daily rate £415 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.75% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £394 £350
% change year-on-year -1.58% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.71%  
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 Winchester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 49 67 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 37.98% 34.18% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 51 16
Median daily rate £435 £330 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.81% +13.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £390 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 12
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
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 Winchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Winchester 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 Winchester

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Winchester

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Winchester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Winchester region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (100.00%) Military
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Ada
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) DB2

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Winchester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 5 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Ada Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Ada Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Ada Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Ada
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared