The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 66 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.26% - 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £425 - £245
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -16.66%
C++ Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
706 779 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 92.05% 93.74% 91.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 530 340
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £205 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 27
Median hourly rate £15.48 £14.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.53% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.56 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £26.00 £30.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITSM
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
1 1 (50.00%) PVCS
1 1 (50.00%) Toad
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk