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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 63 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +18
Contract jobs citing C++ 8 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.96% 2.28% 1.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.38% 6.69% 4.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 5
Median daily rate £350 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £600 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £363 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £40.50 £42.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £42.50 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £42.50 £40.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%

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
237 329 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 28.45% 34.06% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 174 162
Median daily rate £350 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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++
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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes -2 3 £443 -15.31% 2
Aylesbury +1 1 £325 -27.77% 4
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 11 (61.11%) Python
3 10 (55.56%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Degree
5 5 (27.78%) Java
5 5 (27.78%) Perl
5 5 (27.78%) C
5 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 4 (22.22%) Big Data
6 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
6 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) UML
6 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
7 3 (16.67%) Unix
7 3 (16.67%) Windows
7 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (16.67%) OOD
7 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 3 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
7 3 (16.67%) C#
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (16.67%) Git (software)

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:

Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) IGMP
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Big Data
1 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) Ant
3 2 (11.11%) Gradle
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 2 (11.11%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 1 (5.56%) GDB
4 1 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Military
1 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.56%) Publishing
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (27.78%) C++ Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modeller
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Java Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Linux Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (16.67%) Unix Developer
6 2 (11.11%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) EJB
3 2 (11.11%) HTML
3 2 (11.11%) Java EE
3 2 (11.11%) JMS
3 2 (11.11%) XSLT
4 1 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (5.56%) STL
4 1 (5.56%) XSL
4 1 (5.56%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.11%) VxWorks
4 1 (5.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (22.22%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (16.67%) OOD
5 3 (16.67%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (11.11%) Fault Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) MapReduce
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Open Source Development
6 2 (11.11%) Process Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) Python
2 5 (27.78%) C
2 5 (27.78%) Java
2 5 (27.78%) Perl
3 3 (16.67%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) R
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) F#
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) QNX
1 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle