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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 28 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -6
Contract jobs citing C++ 28 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.61% 2.99% 3.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.33% 7.21% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 11
Median daily rate £353 £285 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.68% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 6
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £8.85 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
C++
East of England

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
271 305 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.65% 41.38% 45.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 170 152
Median daily rate £375 £325 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 30
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 2016.

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++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -8 12 £353 +23.68% 74
Peterborough - 9 £325 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 39 (66.10%) C
2 37 (62.71%) Python
3 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (37.29%) CSS
4 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
5 21 (35.59%) Perl
5 21 (35.59%) Software Engineering
6 18 (30.51%) HTML
7 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
8 15 (25.42%) REST
9 14 (23.73%) Linux
9 14 (23.73%) Internet
9 14 (23.73%) Wi-Fi
9 14 (23.73%) Bluetooth
10 13 (22.03%) HTTP
10 13 (22.03%) Bash Shell
11 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
11 12 (20.34%) Embedded C
11 12 (20.34%) Ajax
12 11 (18.64%) JSON
12 11 (18.64%) SSL
12 11 (18.64%) 802.15
12 11 (18.64%) X.509
12 11 (18.64%) C#
12 11 (18.64%) ZigBee
12 11 (18.64%) 802.1X
13 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
14 9 (15.25%) Java
14 9 (15.25%) Internet of Things
14 9 (15.25%) Mathematics

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 1 (1.69%) CMS
1 1 (1.69%) Drupal
1 1 (1.69%) Joomla!
1 1 (1.69%) Node.js
1 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.69%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.69%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.69%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Force.com
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.73%) Bluetooth
1 14 (23.73%) Internet
1 14 (23.73%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (22.03%) HTTP
3 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
4 11 (18.64%) 802.15
4 11 (18.64%) SSL
4 11 (18.64%) X.509
4 11 (18.64%) ZigBee
5 2 (3.39%) HTTPS
5 2 (3.39%) Wireless
6 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 4 (6.78%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.78%) Cucumber
2 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.78%) JUnit
2 4 (6.78%) NUnit
2 4 (6.78%) RSpec
2 4 (6.78%) Selenium
2 4 (6.78%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.39%) LabVIEW
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (6.78%) Electronics
2 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.39%) Automotive
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Python Developer
2 10 (16.95%) Software Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Embedded Engineer
4 8 (13.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Audio DSP Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Audio Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Audio Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) C Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) DSP Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) DSP Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Embedded C Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 7 (11.86%) Tester
6 6 (10.17%) Programmer
6 6 (10.17%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Embedded Developer
8 4 (6.78%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.29%) CSS
2 18 (30.51%) HTML
3 16 (27.12%) AngularJS
4 15 (25.42%) REST
5 12 (20.34%) Ajax
6 11 (18.64%) 802.1X
6 11 (18.64%) JSON
7 5 (8.47%) .NET
8 4 (6.78%) Gherkin
8 4 (6.78%) XML
9 3 (5.08%) WinForms
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.39%) jQuery
11 1 (1.69%) HTML5
11 1 (1.69%) Mason
11 1 (1.69%) NumPy
11 1 (1.69%) SciPy
11 1 (1.69%) Visualforce
11 1 (1.69%) WCF
11 1 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Internet of Things
1 9 (15.25%) Mathematics
2 8 (13.56%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.17%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.47%) Biology
4 5 (8.47%) Smart Meter
5 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.78%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.69%) CUDA
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.69%) Equities
6 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Linux
2 4 (6.78%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Android
4 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.59%) Software Engineering
3 8 (13.56%) Scrum
3 8 (13.56%) Signal Processing
4 7 (11.86%) Digital Signal Processing
4 7 (11.86%) Machine Learning
5 6 (10.17%) High Availability
5 6 (10.17%) Mentoring
6 5 (8.47%) Bioinformatics
6 5 (8.47%) Validation
7 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.78%) BDD
7 4 (6.78%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (6.78%) Line Management
7 4 (6.78%) Manual Testing
7 4 (6.78%) Parallel Computing
7 4 (6.78%) TDD
8 3 (5.08%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) C
2 37 (62.71%) Python
3 22 (37.29%) JavaScript
4 21 (35.59%) Perl
5 13 (22.03%) Bash Shell
6 12 (20.34%) Embedded C
7 11 (18.64%) C#
8 9 (15.25%) Java
9 8 (13.56%) SQL
10 7 (11.86%) MATLAB
11 5 (8.47%) Ruby
12 4 (6.78%) PHP
12 4 (6.78%) T-SQL
13 2 (3.39%) Assembly Language
13 2 (3.39%) Embedded C++
14 1 (1.69%) Apex Code
14 1 (1.69%) R
14 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 4 (6.78%) Postgraduate
3 2 (3.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle
3 1 (1.69%) Citrix
3 1 (1.69%) Intel
3 1 (1.69%) SAP
3 1 (1.69%) Siebel
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.69%) VMware
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Posted: 3 hours ago