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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 72 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing C++ 20 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.54% 1.11% 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.74% 3.57% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 6
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£450 £403 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.80% +7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £309 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £37.20
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +6.18%
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
422 364 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.44% 30.95% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 206 155
Average daily rate £325 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 15
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.80% -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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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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 +2 14 £475 +43.93% 3
Aylesbury 0 2 £410 +1.23%
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 21 (55.26%) C
2 18 (47.37%) Java
3 16 (42.11%) C#
3 16 (42.11%) Linux
4 13 (34.21%) OO
5 12 (31.58%) Finance
6 10 (26.32%) UNIX
7 9 (23.68%) Windows
7 9 (23.68%) Perl
7 9 (23.68%) SQL
7 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) .NET
8 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 7 (18.42%) Oracle
9 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
9 7 (18.42%) OOD
9 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
9 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
10 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
10 6 (15.79%) Electronics
11 5 (13.16%) MVC
11 5 (13.16%) Banking
11 5 (13.16%) WCF
11 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
11 5 (13.16%) ProC
11 5 (13.16%) Control-M

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.89%) SAS
3 2 (5.26%) Kentico
3 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.63%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 2 (5.26%) SNMP
2 2 (5.26%) SSH
3 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.63%) 2G
3 1 (2.63%) 3G
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) LTE
3 1 (2.63%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (7.89%) Base SAS
5 2 (5.26%) Big Data
5 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.63%) SQLite
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) ProC
1 5 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (7.89%) NUnit
3 3 (7.89%) Subversion
3 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.63%) Toad
5 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.63%) PVCS
5 1 (2.63%) Metasploit
5 1 (2.63%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.63%) GCC
5 1 (2.63%) Moq
5 1 (2.63%) SCons
5 1 (2.63%) Robot Framework
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Electronics
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.63%) UNIX Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) SAS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) WCF
2 5 (13.16%) HTML
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) Java EE
3 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Framework
4 3 (7.89%) Ajax
4 3 (7.89%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) Web Services
4 3 (7.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (5.26%) CGI
6 1 (2.63%) WPF
6 1 (2.63%) LINQ
6 1 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.63%) OLE DB
6 1 (2.63%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) BeagleBone
4 2 (5.26%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.63%) Ergonomics
5 1 (2.63%) Human Factors
5 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) UNIX
3 9 (23.68%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) SUSE
4 3 (7.89%) Android
5 2 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.26%) HPUX
5 2 (5.26%) Solaris
5 2 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Fedora
6 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) OO
2 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 7 (18.42%) OOD
3 7 (18.42%) Multithreading
4 5 (13.16%) MVC
4 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.89%) TDD
6 3 (7.89%) Data Management
6 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Android Development
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.26%) Data Validation
7 2 (5.26%) SOA
7 2 (5.26%) UML
7 2 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.26%) Validation
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) C
2 18 (47.37%) Java
3 16 (42.11%) C#
4 9 (23.68%) Perl
4 9 (23.68%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
6 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.53%) Python
8 3 (7.89%) AWK
9 2 (5.26%) Bourne shell
9 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.26%) PHP
9 2 (5.26%) Assembly Language
9 2 (5.26%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.26%) Korn
9 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.63%) Ruby
10 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.63%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) Degree
3 6 (15.79%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Firmware
1 2 (5.26%) NFS
2 1 (2.63%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Control-M
2 2 (5.26%) YaST
2 2 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.89%) Remedy
4 2 (5.26%) Coverity
4 2 (5.26%) EMC
4 2 (5.26%) Veritas
4 2 (5.26%) Sun
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.63%) Facebook
5 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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