The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 67 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.54% 0.91% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.08% 3.21% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £323 £700
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -53.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
C++
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
374 374 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 30.23% 28.48% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 226 183
Average daily rate £350 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £486 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Average hourly rate £42.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 4 £325 -16.66% 6
High Wycombe - 2 £483 - 2
Amersham +5 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £250 - 3
Marlow - 1 - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 22 (53.66%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) C
3 17 (41.46%) OO
4 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
5 14 (34.15%) .NET
6 13 (31.71%) Java
6 13 (31.71%) SQL
6 13 (31.71%) Linux
7 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio
7 11 (26.83%) Finance
7 11 (26.83%) Degree
7 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
8 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
8 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
9 9 (21.95%) Windows
10 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
10 7 (17.07%) OOD
10 7 (17.07%) Perl
10 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
10 7 (17.07%) WCF
10 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
11 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
11 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
11 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
11 6 (14.63%) jQuery
11 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
11 6 (14.63%) MVC
11 6 (14.63%) Electronics
12 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) SAS
2 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.44%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (4.88%) SNMP
3 1 (2.44%) 3G
3 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.44%) 2G
3 1 (2.44%) LTE
3 1 (2.44%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.76%) Base SAS
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) Big Data
5 1 (2.44%) SQLite
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Visual Studio
2 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (9.76%) Subversion
4 3 (7.32%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (7.32%) NUnit
4 3 (7.32%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.32%) ProC
5 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.44%) Moq
6 1 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.44%) GCC
6 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.44%) SCons
6 1 (2.44%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.44%) Metasploit
6 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Electronics
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Software Developer
4 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C++ Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) .NET
2 7 (17.07%) WCF
2 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (14.63%) jQuery
3 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
4 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.20%) HTML
4 5 (12.20%) Web Services
4 5 (12.20%) Ajax
5 4 (9.76%) React
5 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (9.76%) HTML5
5 4 (9.76%) Backbone.js
5 4 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (9.76%) RESTful
6 3 (7.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (7.32%) Java EE
6 3 (7.32%) STL
6 3 (7.32%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.63%) Data Integration
3 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.44%) Ergonomics
5 1 (2.44%) Human Factors
5 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Windows
3 5 (12.20%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) VxWorks
4 3 (7.32%) Android
5 1 (2.44%) SUSE
5 1 (2.44%) Fedora
5 1 (2.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) OO
2 16 (39.02%) Software Engineering
3 7 (17.07%) OOD
4 6 (14.63%) MVC
4 6 (14.63%) Multithreading
5 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.76%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Data Management
6 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) UML
6 4 (9.76%) OOP
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 2 (4.88%) SOA
7 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Data Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) C
3 13 (31.71%) Java
3 13 (31.71%) SQL
4 7 (17.07%) Perl
4 7 (17.07%) Shell Script
5 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 4 (9.76%) Python
7 3 (7.32%) Embedded C
7 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.32%) AWK
7 3 (7.32%) C++/CLI
7 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.88%) Assembly Language
9 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.44%) VB
9 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
1 11 (26.83%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Remedy
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) EMC
3 2 (4.88%) QNX
3 2 (4.88%) Coverity
3 2 (4.88%) Wind River
4 1 (2.44%) Telelogic
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Borland
4 1 (2.44%) Red Hat
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago