The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 66 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.12% 1.66% 1.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.93% 5.08% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 10
Median daily rate £340 £483 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.53% +28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £500 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.75 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.26%
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
280 394 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.60% 32.75% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 217 214
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £483 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 12
Median hourly rate £38.50 £30.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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++
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
High Wycombe +9 4 £335 -30.56% 3
Milton Keynes -7 2 £425 -15.00% 4
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
3 13 (41.94%) .NET
4 10 (32.26%) IBM
5 8 (25.81%) OO
6 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
6 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
7 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
7 6 (19.35%) CLIST
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
7 6 (19.35%) ISPF
7 6 (19.35%) COBOL
7 6 (19.35%) Linux
7 6 (19.35%) MQSeries
7 6 (19.35%) CICS
7 6 (19.35%) Assembly Language
7 6 (19.35%) CA
7 6 (19.35%) REXX
7 6 (19.35%) zOS
7 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (19.35%) Easytrieve
7 6 (19.35%) JCL
8 5 (16.13%) QNX
8 5 (16.13%) Xcode
8 5 (16.13%) Objective-C
8 5 (16.13%) UML
8 5 (16.13%) ATL
8 5 (16.13%) C
8 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
8 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (19.35%) CICS
1 6 (19.35%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) RS-232
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 2 (6.45%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) Easytrieve
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (16.13%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (16.13%) Xcode
3 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.45%) GDB
3 2 (6.45%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.45%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Software Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C++ Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Architect
5 5 (16.13%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded C++ Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) ISPF
3 5 (16.13%) ATL
3 5 (16.13%) POCO
4 4 (12.90%) MFC
5 2 (6.45%) DCOM
6 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
3 6 (19.35%) Linux
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (19.35%) zOS
4 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
2 8 (25.81%) OO
3 6 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.13%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) UML
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) OOD
6 1 (3.23%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (3.23%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) Assembly Language
1 6 (19.35%) CLIST
1 6 (19.35%) COBOL
1 6 (19.35%) JCL
1 6 (19.35%) REXX
2 5 (16.13%) C
2 5 (16.13%) Objective-C
3 4 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) C++/CLI
3 4 (12.90%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) Embedded C
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
5 2 (6.45%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) IBM
2 6 (19.35%) CA
3 5 (16.13%) QNX
4 4 (12.90%) HP
4 4 (12.90%) Telelogic
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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