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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 32 35 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.63% 2.25% 5.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.29% 4.62% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Median daily rate £325 £300 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
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
131 130 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 71.20% 48.69% 49.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 90 58
Median daily rate £413 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £13.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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 31 July 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 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MFC
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SAS
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) MVS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SAS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) MFC
2 1 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) iPhone
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (25.00%) R
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft