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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 22 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Contract jobs citing C++ 28 30 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.51% 4.94% 1.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.67% 12.40% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
Median daily rate £338 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.97% +12.82%

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
240 242 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 47.24% 39.87% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 128 167
Median daily rate £375 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £507 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 25
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £32.85 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +11 23 £338 +6.71% 72
Peterborough -2 1 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 29 (61.70%) C
2 26 (55.32%) Python
3 17 (36.17%) Java
4 15 (31.91%) C#
4 15 (31.91%) Linux
5 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
6 13 (27.66%) HTML
6 13 (27.66%) Performance Analysis
7 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
8 9 (19.15%) Eclipse
8 9 (19.15%) XML
8 9 (19.15%) XSLT
8 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
8 9 (19.15%) Doxygen
9 7 (14.89%) TDD
9 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (14.89%) REST
10 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
10 6 (12.77%) Degree
10 6 (12.77%) IaaS
10 6 (12.77%) Perl
10 6 (12.77%) .NET
10 6 (12.77%) Internet
11 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
11 5 (10.64%) SSL
11 5 (10.64%) CSS
11 5 (10.64%) LabVIEW
11 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
11 5 (10.64%) QA

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 (2.13%) Jupyter
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Doxygen
2 2 (4.26%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) Internet
2 5 (10.64%) SSL
2 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
3 4 (8.51%) X.509
4 3 (6.38%) Network Security
4 3 (6.38%) Wireless
5 2 (4.26%) Ethernet
5 2 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.26%) Firewall
5 2 (4.26%) SAN
5 2 (4.26%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Eclipse
2 5 (10.64%) LabVIEW
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.13%) CMake
4 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
4 1 (2.13%) JUnit
4 1 (2.13%) NUnit
4 1 (2.13%) RSpec
4 1 (2.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.26%) Automotive
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.13%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Author
1 13 (27.66%) Technical Author
2 9 (19.15%) Software Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Embedded Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Architect
7 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 2 (4.26%) Java Android Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Python Software Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) HTML
2 9 (19.15%) XML
2 9 (19.15%) XSLT
3 7 (14.89%) REST
4 6 (12.77%) .NET
5 5 (10.64%) CSS
6 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.51%) JSON
7 3 (6.38%) Android SDK
7 3 (6.38%) iOS SDK
7 3 (6.38%) RESTful
8 1 (2.13%) Celery
8 1 (2.13%) Gherkin
8 1 (2.13%) Web Services
8 1 (2.13%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
1 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Internet of Things
2 3 (6.38%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.91%) Linux
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
3 3 (6.38%) Android
3 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
2 13 (27.66%) Performance Analysis
3 10 (21.28%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.89%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (14.89%) TDD
5 4 (8.51%) DevOps
5 4 (8.51%) OO
6 3 (6.38%) Android Development
6 3 (6.38%) Code Coverage
6 3 (6.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.26%) Application Virtualisation
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.26%) Scrum
7 2 (4.26%) SDLC
7 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
8 1 (2.13%) Analytics
8 1 (2.13%) Embedded Software Development
8 1 (2.13%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) C
2 26 (55.32%) Python
3 17 (36.17%) Java
4 15 (31.91%) C#
5 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.77%) Perl
7 4 (8.51%) MATLAB
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C
8 3 (6.38%) Embedded C++
9 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
1 2 (4.26%) KVM
1 2 (4.26%) LXC
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Brocade
1 2 (4.26%) CA
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.26%) Riverbed
1 2 (4.26%) VMware
1 2 (4.26%) Vyatta
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