The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 61 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 4 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.54% 0.55% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.58% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£270 £280 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -13.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £301
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -8.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
C++ Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
687 691 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 92.84% 94.27% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 292 277
Average daily rate £330 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 54 118
Average hourly rate £24.50 £36.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.87% +46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ Developer across the Cambridgeshire region.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ Developer across the Cambridgeshire region.

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Cambridge -3 4 £270 -3.57% 4
C++ Developer
East of England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 13 (92.86%) OO
3 7 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) OOD
3 7 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 7 (50.00%) Qt
4 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) JBoss
6 4 (28.57%) Apache
6 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
6 4 (28.57%) Feature Driven Development
6 4 (28.57%) BDD
6 4 (28.57%) Dojo
6 4 (28.57%) Selenium
6 4 (28.57%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) Kanban
6 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
7 3 (21.43%) Big Data
7 3 (21.43%) Maven
7 3 (21.43%) Degree
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
8 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
8 2 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) Swing

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Apache
1 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Qt
2 5 (35.71%) Web Services
3 4 (28.57%) Dojo
3 4 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Swing
5 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) OOD
2 7 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) TDD
5 4 (28.57%) Feature Driven Development
5 4 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (28.57%) Kanban
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) JBoss
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle