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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 42 21 39
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Contract jobs citing C++ 17 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.99% 6.24% 3.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.86% 13.19% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 14
Median daily rate £200 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £430 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.63 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
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
290 326 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.06% 47.31% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 195 195
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 26
Median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.28 £37.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 3 December 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++
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 3 December 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 -19 5 £243 -30.71% 67
Peterborough -1 1 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 25 (50.00%) C
2 22 (44.00%) Python
3 20 (40.00%) Linux
3 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
5 16 (32.00%) Java
6 15 (30.00%) C#
7 12 (24.00%) Degree
7 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
8 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (20.00%) HTML
9 10 (20.00%) CSS
9 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 10 (20.00%) TDD
10 9 (18.00%) SSL
10 9 (18.00%) REST
10 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (16.00%) DevOps
11 8 (16.00%) Internet of Things
11 8 (16.00%) Perl
11 8 (16.00%) Internet
11 8 (16.00%) X.509
11 8 (16.00%) JSON
12 7 (14.00%) Objective-C
12 7 (14.00%) Unix
12 7 (14.00%) Windows
12 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (12.00%) iOS Development
13 6 (12.00%) IaaS
13 6 (12.00%) 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 3 (6.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.00%) SSL
3 8 (16.00%) Internet
3 8 (16.00%) X.509
4 4 (8.00%) Network Security
4 4 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (8.00%) Wireless
5 3 (6.00%) LDAP
6 1 (2.00%) 802.15
6 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
6 1 (2.00%) HTTP
6 1 (2.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.00%) Big Data
4 3 (6.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (6.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Xcode
2 4 (8.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (2.00%) CMake
3 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) GoogleTest
3 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.00%) JUnit
3 1 (2.00%) NUnit
3 1 (2.00%) RSpec
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (8.00%) Electronics
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Military
2 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Avionics
3 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) C++ Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) iOS Developer
5 4 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) C++/Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Objective-C Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (8.00%) Python Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Java Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Java Software Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Python Software Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) CSS
1 10 (20.00%) HTML
2 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
2 9 (18.00%) REST
3 8 (16.00%) JSON
4 5 (10.00%) .NET
4 5 (10.00%) iOS SDK
5 3 (6.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
7 1 (2.00%) Ajax
7 1 (2.00%) FFmpeg
7 1 (2.00%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.00%) LINQ
7 1 (2.00%) MFC
7 1 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.00%) STL
7 1 (2.00%) WCF
7 1 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Internet of Things
2 6 (12.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (6.00%) Biology
4 3 (6.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (6.00%) HTC Vive
4 3 (6.00%) Oculus Rift
4 3 (6.00%) PlayStation
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Neural Network
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 20 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (14.00%) Unix
2 7 (14.00%) Windows
3 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (10.00%) Android
5 2 (4.00%) Nucleus RTOS
5 2 (4.00%) VxWorks
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.00%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) Software Engineering
3 10 (20.00%) TDD
4 8 (16.00%) DevOps
5 7 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (12.00%) iOS Development
7 4 (8.00%) Code Coverage
7 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
7 4 (8.00%) Web Development
8 3 (6.00%) Bioinformatics
8 3 (6.00%) Prototyping
8 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Validation
10 1 (2.00%) BDD
10 1 (2.00%) Manual Testing
10 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) C
2 22 (44.00%) Python
3 16 (32.00%) Java
4 15 (30.00%) C#
5 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (16.00%) Perl
7 7 (14.00%) Objective-C
8 3 (6.00%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
8 3 (6.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.00%) SQL
10 1 (2.00%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) Postgraduate
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) MISRA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) VMware
3 1 (2.00%) Google
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Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £On application
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Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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