The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 29 39 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.31% 1.26% 2.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.41% 1.96% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Median daily rate £375 £289 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -11.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
C++
East Sussex

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

Programming Languages Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
111 153 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 61.33% 64.29% 47.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 85 42
Median daily rate £320 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) Android
3 4 (33.33%) iPhone
3 4 (33.33%) Android Development
3 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 4 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (33.33%) Games
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Online Games
5 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
5 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
5 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (16.67%) 802.15
5 2 (16.67%) RFID
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) VC++
5 2 (16.67%) Bluetooth
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) 802.15
1 2 (16.67%) Bluetooth
1 2 (16.67%) RFID
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
1 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) MSBuild
3 1 (8.33%) CppUnit
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 4 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Azure Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (16.67%) 802.1X
3 2 (16.67%) MFC
3 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) iPhone
2 2 (16.67%) Online Games
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (33.33%) Android Development
2 4 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Code Coverage
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source
5 1 (8.33%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
2 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (16.67%) VC++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Coverity
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Veracode
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