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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 72 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.57% 1.26% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.69% 4.26% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 3
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£500 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £334
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
405 376 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 33.50% 29.61% 31.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 222 162
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £14.35 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.55 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.20 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.42% -

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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +5 10 £500 +51.51% 9
Aylesbury -4 1 £250 -38.27% 2
High Wycombe - 1 £483 - 4
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (52.50%) C
1 21 (52.50%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) Java
2 17 (42.50%) OO
3 15 (37.50%) Linux
4 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 12 (30.00%) .NET
5 11 (27.50%) Windows
5 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
6 10 (25.00%) Finance
6 10 (25.00%) Degree
7 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
7 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
8 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 7 (17.50%) WCF
9 7 (17.50%) MVC
9 7 (17.50%) Electronics
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.50%) Perl
9 7 (17.50%) OOD
10 6 (15.00%) UNIX
10 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.00%) HTML
10 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
10 6 (15.00%) Data Integration
10 6 (15.00%) jQuery
10 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 (12.50%) SAS
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Kentico
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) SNMP
3 1 (2.50%) HTTP
3 1 (2.50%) 3G
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.50%) 2G
3 1 (2.50%) LTE
3 1 (2.50%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (10.00%) Base SAS
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (2.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.00%) ProC
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (7.50%) NUnit
4 3 (7.50%) Subversion
5 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.50%) Moq
6 1 (2.50%) GCC
6 1 (2.50%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (2.50%) SCons
6 1 (2.50%) Robot Framework
6 1 (2.50%) Metasploit
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Electronics
3 4 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (57.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineer
3 8 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Security Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Integration Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded C Developer
8 1 (2.50%) C Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) .NET
2 7 (17.50%) WCF
3 6 (15.00%) jQuery
3 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 6 (15.00%) HTML
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.50%) Web Services
4 5 (12.50%) Ajax
4 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 4 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
6 3 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (7.50%) React
6 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
6 3 (7.50%) Java EE
6 3 (7.50%) RESTful
6 3 (7.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 3 (7.50%) CSS
7 2 (5.00%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.00%) Data Integration
3 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.50%) BeagleBone
5 2 (5.00%) Reference Data
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.50%) Ergonomics
6 1 (2.50%) Human Factors
6 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Linux
2 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 6 (15.00%) UNIX
4 3 (7.50%) Android
5 2 (5.00%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.50%) SUSE
6 1 (2.50%) Fedora
6 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) OO
2 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 7 (17.50%) OOD
4 7 (17.50%) MVC
5 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) Data Management
7 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.00%) OOP
8 3 (7.50%) UML
8 3 (7.50%) TDD
9 2 (5.00%) Validation
9 2 (5.00%) Scrum
9 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) SOA
9 2 (5.00%) Data Validation
9 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) C
1 21 (52.50%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) Java
3 12 (30.00%) SQL
4 7 (17.50%) Perl
5 6 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) Python
6 4 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.50%) AWK
7 3 (7.50%) PHP
7 3 (7.50%) Embedded C
8 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
8 2 (5.00%) Assembly Language
8 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.00%) C++/CLI
9 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (22.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.00%) EMC
3 2 (5.00%) Remedy
3 2 (5.00%) Coverity
4 1 (2.50%) Facebook
4 1 (2.50%) Twitter
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.50%) QNX
4 1 (2.50%) Telelogic
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
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