The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 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 30 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++
Somerset / Yeovil
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Contract jobs citing C++ 12 31 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yeovil 41.38% 56.36% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.55% 68.89% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 1
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +10.45%  
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 Yeovil with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Yeovil
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 22 45 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yeovil 75.86% 81.82% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £450 £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 31 2
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.88 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% +20.78%  
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 Yeovil

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yeovil 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 Yeovil

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Yeovil

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 30 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 Yeovil region with a requirement for C++.

1 22 (95.65%) Java
1 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 21 (91.30%) Scrum
2 21 (91.30%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) Time Management
3 20 (86.96%) UML
3 20 (86.96%) OO
4 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
5 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) User Experience
7 9 (39.13%) Rational DOORS
7 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
8 7 (30.43%) Aerospace
9 6 (26.09%) Ada
9 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
9 6 (26.09%) RIA
9 6 (26.09%) JIRA
10 5 (21.74%) Change Control
11 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
11 3 (13.04%) Web Development
11 3 (13.04%) Military
11 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
11 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
11 3 (13.04%) HTML
11 3 (13.04%) Finance
11 3 (13.04%) Apache
11 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
11 3 (13.04%) SQL
11 3 (13.04%) CSS

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yeovil 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
1 9 (39.13%) Rational DOORS
2 6 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (26.09%) JIRA
General
1 7 (30.43%) Aerospace
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 3 (13.04%) Military
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Software Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Java Engineer
2 12 (52.17%) Java Software Engineer
3 7 (30.43%) Developer
4 6 (26.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
6 4 (17.39%) C++ Developer
6 4 (17.39%) C++/Java Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Ada Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C# Application Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C++ Applications Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C++/C# Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
8 2 (8.70%) DOORS Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Delphi Software Engineer
9 1 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) User Experience
2 6 (26.09%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Software Engineering
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (91.30%) Scrum
2 21 (91.30%) Time Management
3 20 (86.96%) OO
3 20 (86.96%) UML
4 5 (21.74%) Change Control
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
5 3 (13.04%) Requirements Management
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) Ada
4 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 1 (4.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Security Cleared
2 16 (69.57%) SC Cleared