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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 65 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing C++ 22 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.79% 1.05% 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.46% 3.35% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Average daily rate
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£394 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% -29.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £275 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £381 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +4.66%
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
403 328 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.87% 31.42% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 194 95
Average daily rate £345 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 23
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.66% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.97 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 3 March 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 March 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 13 £400 -17.94% 3
Aylesbury - 2 £410 - 2
High Wycombe - - - - 4
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 31 (65.96%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) C
3 21 (44.68%) Perl
4 15 (31.91%) Linux
5 13 (27.66%) UNIX
5 13 (27.66%) Finance
5 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
6 12 (25.53%) OO
6 12 (25.53%) C#
7 11 (23.40%) Python
8 10 (21.28%) Windows
8 10 (21.28%) SQL
9 9 (19.15%) QA
10 8 (17.02%) .NET
10 8 (17.02%) Oracle
11 7 (14.89%) OOD
11 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
11 7 (14.89%) Multithreading
12 6 (12.77%) ISTQB
12 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
12 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
13 5 (10.64%) Banking
13 5 (10.64%) Control-M
13 5 (10.64%) UML
13 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
13 5 (10.64%) ProC
13 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
13 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
14 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 (8.51%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) Kentico
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) SAS
4 1 (2.13%) CMS
4 1 (2.13%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) IPv4
2 2 (4.26%) IPv6
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) VoIP
2 2 (4.26%) SSH
2 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.13%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) LTE
3 1 (2.13%) SNMP
3 1 (2.13%) 3G
3 1 (2.13%) Telnet
3 1 (2.13%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (6.38%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) Big Data
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.26%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQLite
6 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.64%) ProC
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.38%) NUnit
4 3 (6.38%) Subversion
5 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.26%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (4.26%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.13%) Toad
6 1 (2.13%) PVCS
6 1 (2.13%) Ant
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.13%) Moq
6 1 (2.13%) Maven
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (27.66%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Banking
3 4 (8.51%) Electronics
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 11 (23.40%) Software Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) C++ Developer
4 6 (12.77%) QA Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) UI Programmer
7 3 (6.38%) UI Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Development Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) C++/Java Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Administrator
9 1 (2.13%) Tester
9 1 (2.13%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) .NET
2 4 (8.51%) HTML
2 4 (8.51%) Ajax
2 4 (8.51%) Java EE
2 4 (8.51%) WCF
3 3 (6.38%) jQuery
3 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) JFace
3 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (4.26%) Web Services
4 2 (4.26%) Spring
4 2 (4.26%) JMS
4 2 (4.26%) CGI
4 2 (4.26%) JPA
4 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) WPF
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) BeagleBone
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) Reference Data
3 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.13%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 13 (27.66%) UNIX
3 10 (21.28%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) SUSE
5 2 (4.26%) HPUX
5 2 (4.26%) Solaris
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.13%) Fedora
6 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
2 12 (25.53%) OO
3 7 (14.89%) OOD
3 7 (14.89%) Multithreading
4 5 (10.64%) UML
5 4 (8.51%) MVC
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Embedded Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) TDD
6 3 (6.38%) Validation
7 2 (4.26%) SOA
7 2 (4.26%) Data Management
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.26%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.26%) Test Management
7 2 (4.26%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) Java
2 23 (48.94%) C
3 21 (44.68%) Perl
4 12 (25.53%) C#
5 11 (23.40%) Python
6 10 (21.28%) SQL
7 7 (14.89%) Shell Script
8 5 (10.64%) PL/SQL
9 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
9 4 (8.51%) Embedded C++
10 3 (6.38%) AWK
11 2 (4.26%) Korn
11 2 (4.26%) PHP
11 2 (4.26%) Bourne shell
11 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
12 1 (2.13%) C++/CLI
12 1 (2.13%) Ruby
12 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
12 1 (2.13%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) VCP4
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) NFS
2 1 (2.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Control-M
2 2 (4.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (4.26%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.26%) YaST
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Symantec
4 2 (4.26%) Remedy
4 2 (4.26%) QNX
4 2 (4.26%) Sun
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco
4 2 (4.26%) Coverity
4 2 (4.26%) Juniper
4 2 (4.26%) Veritas
5 1 (2.13%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (2.13%) Facebook
5 1 (2.13%) Twitter
5 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Huawei
5 1 (2.13%) Greenplum
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Rate: From £27 to £35 per annum Ongoing contract
Posted: Yesterday
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £420 per day Great contract rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Aylesbury
Computer Futures
Posted: 13 days ago