The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 33 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing C++ 23 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.11% 5.29% 3.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.99% 12.99% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 14
Median daily rate £313 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £286 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £412 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £360 £366
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 3
Median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
288 231 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.52% 40.74% 45.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 127 182
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 19 32
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.13 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.91% -5.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £36.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -5 17 £325 +10.16% 70
Peterborough - 2 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 36 (63.16%) C
2 29 (50.88%) Python
3 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
4 20 (35.09%) Linux
5 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (29.82%) Java
7 15 (26.32%) HTML
8 14 (24.56%) C#
9 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
9 12 (21.05%) Degree
10 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
11 10 (17.54%) Perl
11 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
11 10 (17.54%) Internet
12 9 (15.79%) SSL
12 9 (15.79%) CSS
12 9 (15.79%) TDD
12 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
12 9 (15.79%) REST
13 8 (14.04%) DevOps
13 8 (14.04%) Internet of Things
13 8 (14.04%) Performance Analysis
13 8 (14.04%) JSON
13 8 (14.04%) X.509
14 7 (12.28%) XML
14 7 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
15 6 (10.53%) IaaS
15 6 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (10.53%) Android
15 6 (10.53%) NoSQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.51%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Doxygen
2 2 (3.51%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Internet
1 10 (17.54%) TCP/IP
2 9 (15.79%) SSL
3 8 (14.04%) X.509
4 6 (10.53%) Wireless
5 4 (7.02%) Network Security
6 3 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.51%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (3.51%) Firewall
7 2 (3.51%) LDAP
7 2 (3.51%) SAN
7 2 (3.51%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (1.75%) 802.15
8 1 (1.75%) Bluetooth
8 1 (1.75%) HTTP
8 1 (1.75%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.51%) Big Data
4 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.77%) LabVIEW
3 3 (5.26%) Xcode
4 1 (1.75%) CMake
4 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.75%) GoogleTest
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) JUnit
4 1 (1.75%) NUnit
4 1 (1.75%) RSpec
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
4 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.02%) Electronics
3 3 (5.26%) Finance
4 2 (3.51%) Automotive
4 2 (3.51%) Games
4 2 (3.51%) Law
4 2 (3.51%) Military
5 1 (1.75%) Avionics
5 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (31.58%) Developer
2 13 (22.81%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) C++ Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Author
4 8 (14.04%) Technical Author
5 6 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) C++/Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Android Developer
7 4 (7.02%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Python Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) iOS Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Objective-C Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Python Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (26.32%) HTML
2 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
2 9 (15.79%) CSS
2 9 (15.79%) REST
3 8 (14.04%) JSON
4 7 (12.28%) XML
5 6 (10.53%) XSLT
6 5 (8.77%) iOS SDK
7 4 (7.02%) .NET
8 3 (5.26%) Android SDK
9 2 (3.51%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.75%) 802.1X
10 1 (1.75%) Ajax
10 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.75%) FFmpeg
10 1 (1.75%) Gherkin
10 1 (1.75%) HTML5
10 1 (1.75%) MFC
10 1 (1.75%) Web Services
10 1 (1.75%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Internet of Things
2 6 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (8.77%) Digital Media
4 3 (5.26%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.51%) Biology
5 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) HTC Vive
5 2 (3.51%) Oculus Rift
5 2 (3.51%) PlayStation
6 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) Robotics
6 1 (1.75%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.09%) Linux
2 6 (10.53%) Android
2 6 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 5 (8.77%) Unix
3 5 (8.77%) Windows
4 2 (3.51%) Nucleus RTOS
4 2 (3.51%) VxWorks
5 1 (1.75%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.75%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (38.60%) Software Engineering
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.79%) TDD
4 8 (14.04%) DevOps
4 8 (14.04%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.02%) Android Development
7 4 (7.02%) Code Coverage
7 4 (7.02%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.26%) iOS Development
8 3 (5.26%) SDLC
8 3 (5.26%) Web Development
9 2 (3.51%) Application Virtualisation
9 2 (3.51%) Bioinformatics
9 2 (3.51%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.51%) Multithreading
9 2 (3.51%) Prototyping
9 2 (3.51%) Scrum
9 2 (3.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 36 (63.16%) C
2 29 (50.88%) Python
3 17 (29.82%) Java
4 14 (24.56%) C#
5 12 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 10 (17.54%) Perl
7 5 (8.77%) Embedded C
7 5 (8.77%) MATLAB
8 4 (7.02%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.26%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
10 2 (3.51%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.51%) SQL
11 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Degree
2 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.51%) Docker
2 2 (3.51%) KVM
2 2 (3.51%) LXC
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) VMware
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) Brocade
3 2 (3.51%) CA
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
3 2 (3.51%) Vyatta
4 1 (1.75%) Google
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