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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 19 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.51% - 2.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.45% - 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £286 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.97% +12.82%

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
71 92 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 53.38% 56.79% 41.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 54 65
Median daily rate £325 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £266 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £42.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 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 Brighton region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (53.85%) C
2 5 (38.46%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Games
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded C++
3 4 (30.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
4 3 (23.08%) RFID
4 3 (23.08%) Firmware
4 3 (23.08%) 802.15
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Games
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Bluetooth
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
4 3 (23.08%) ZigBee
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Android Development
5 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) Android
5 2 (15.38%) iPhone
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) VC++

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 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) 802.15
1 3 (23.08%) Bluetooth
1 3 (23.08%) RFID
1 3 (23.08%) Wireless
1 3 (23.08%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) CppUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
General
1 4 (30.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Programmer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) 802.1X
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (7.69%) Django
4 1 (7.69%) GStreamer
4 1 (7.69%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile Games
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) iOS Development
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Code Coverage
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.69%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Kernel Development
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Post-Production
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Embedded C++
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded C
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) VC++
6 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) VB
6 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Coverity
1 1 (7.69%) Freescale
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Veracode