The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - 23 43
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 5.86% 1.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 18.10% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 0
Median hourly rate - £50.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
81 105 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.67% 32.41% 16.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 60 42
Median daily rate £406 £370 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.79% -10.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £276 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £556 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 28 3
Median hourly rate - £46.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +72.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

C++
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C