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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 62 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.63% 0.66% 1.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.90% 1.83% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 4
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£320 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.29 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.79% -4.00%
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
322 382 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 27.64% 36.24% 31.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 202 151
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 17
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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 0 3 £305 +45.23% 2
Aylesbury +2 2 £330 -26.66% 3
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (53.57%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) C
2 10 (35.71%) OO
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
5 7 (25.00%) Windows
6 6 (21.43%) Finance
7 5 (17.86%) Embedded C++
7 5 (17.86%) C#
7 5 (17.86%) SQL
7 5 (17.86%) Python
8 4 (14.29%) OOP
8 4 (14.29%) Perl
8 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
9 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
9 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
9 3 (10.71%) Device Driver
9 3 (10.71%) .NET
9 3 (10.71%) Oracle
9 3 (10.71%) OOD
9 3 (10.71%) IBM
9 3 (10.71%) JFace
10 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
10 2 (7.14%) User Experience
10 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
10 2 (7.14%) QA
10 2 (7.14%) AWD
10 2 (7.14%) Degree
10 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 2 (7.14%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) AWD
2 1 (3.57%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) VoIP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) IPv4
1 2 (7.14%) IPv6
1 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Eclipse
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.57%) ClearQuest
3 1 (3.57%) JMeter
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
3 1 (3.57%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (3.57%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) UI Programmer
3 6 (21.43%) C++ Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C++/Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Administrator
5 3 (10.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Games Graphic Designer
7 1 (3.57%) UI Designer
7 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Tester
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) JFace
2 2 (7.14%) JPA
2 2 (7.14%) STL
2 2 (7.14%) JMS
2 2 (7.14%) Spring
2 2 (7.14%) Ajax
3 1 (3.57%) WPF
3 1 (3.57%) Flash
3 1 (3.57%) MFC
3 1 (3.57%) SOAP
3 1 (3.57%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Device Driver
2 2 (7.14%) EMC Centera
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) AIX
3 2 (7.14%) VxWorks
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (3.57%) ThreadX
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) OO
2 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.29%) OOP
4 3 (10.71%) OOD
5 2 (7.14%) Release Management
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) TDD
6 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.57%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
6 1 (3.57%) V-Model
6 1 (3.57%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.57%) MVVM
6 1 (3.57%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Validation
6 1 (3.57%) Scrum
6 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 10 (35.71%) C
3 5 (17.86%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) Python
3 5 (17.86%) Embedded C++
4 4 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 4 (14.29%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.14%) Assembly Language
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 2 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) IBM
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (7.14%) EMC
2 2 (7.14%) Juniper
2 2 (7.14%) QNX
2 2 (7.14%) Kofax
2 2 (7.14%) ReadSoft
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Green Hills
3 1 (3.57%) TIBCO
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