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 6 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 59 78 74
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing C++ 25 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.11% 0.69% 0.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.17% 2.37% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 1
Average daily rate
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£500 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
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
405 379 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.15% 29.04% 32.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 228 187
Average daily rate £363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 9
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 6 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 6 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 +7 11 £500 +25.00% 5
Amersham +8 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £250 -
High Wycombe - 1 £483 - 4
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 24 (55.81%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) C
3 20 (46.51%) OO
4 16 (37.21%) Java
5 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 15 (34.88%) .NET
6 14 (32.56%) Linux
6 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
7 13 (30.23%) Windows
8 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
9 11 (25.58%) Degree
9 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
9 11 (25.58%) Finance
10 9 (20.93%) Multithreading
10 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
11 8 (18.60%) WCF
11 8 (18.60%) MVC
11 8 (18.60%) Electronics
11 8 (18.60%) OOD
11 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
11 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
11 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
12 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
12 7 (16.28%) HTML
12 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
12 7 (16.28%) Perl
12 7 (16.28%) jQuery
12 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
13 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (11.63%) SAS
2 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Kentico
4 1 (2.33%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) SNMP
3 1 (2.33%) 3G
3 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.33%) 2G
3 1 (2.33%) LTE
3 1 (2.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (9.30%) Base SAS
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.30%) ProC
4 3 (6.98%) NUnit
4 3 (6.98%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.33%) Moq
6 1 (2.33%) GCC
6 1 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (2.33%) SCons
6 1 (2.33%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.33%) Metasploit
6 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Electronics
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (58.14%) Developer
2 12 (27.91%) Software Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Software Developer
4 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
4 7 (16.28%) C++ Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) WCF
3 7 (16.28%) jQuery
3 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
3 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (16.28%) HTML
4 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (13.95%) Web Services
4 6 (13.95%) Ajax
4 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
5 5 (11.63%) HTML5
6 4 (9.30%) Backbone.js
6 4 (9.30%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (9.30%) React
6 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
6 4 (9.30%) RESTful
7 3 (6.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (6.98%) Java EE
7 3 (6.98%) CSS
7 3 (6.98%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Data Integration
3 5 (11.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Reference Data
4 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.33%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.33%) Ergonomics
5 1 (2.33%) Human Factors
5 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Linux
2 13 (30.23%) Windows
3 6 (13.95%) UNIX
4 3 (6.98%) Android
5 2 (4.65%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.33%) VxWorks
6 1 (2.33%) SUSE
6 1 (2.33%) Fedora
6 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) OO
2 14 (32.56%) Software Engineering
3 9 (20.93%) Multithreading
4 8 (18.60%) OOD
4 8 (18.60%) MVC
5 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.63%) OOP
7 4 (9.30%) UML
7 4 (9.30%) TDD
7 4 (9.30%) Data Management
7 4 (9.30%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.65%) Automated Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Validation
8 2 (4.65%) Scrum
8 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 2 (4.65%) SOA
8 2 (4.65%) Data Validation
8 2 (4.65%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (55.81%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) C
3 16 (37.21%) Java
4 15 (34.88%) SQL
5 8 (18.60%) Shell Script
6 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 7 (16.28%) Perl
7 5 (11.63%) PHP
8 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
8 4 (9.30%) Python
9 3 (6.98%) Embedded C
9 3 (6.98%) AWK
9 3 (6.98%) C++/CLI
9 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.65%) Objective-C
10 2 (4.65%) Assembly Language
11 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) Degree
1 11 (25.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.95%) DV Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Remedy
3 2 (4.65%) EMC
3 2 (4.65%) Coverity
4 1 (2.33%) Wind River
4 1 (2.33%) Facebook
4 1 (2.33%) Twitter
4 1 (2.33%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.33%) IBM
4 1 (2.33%) QNX
4 1 (2.33%) Telelogic
4 1 (2.33%) Google