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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 44 51 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Contract jobs citing C++ 14 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.36% 3.42% 4.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.15% 7.11% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 27
Median daily rate £460 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.19% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.33% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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
272 380 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 45.79% 48.16% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 253 195
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.50 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +3 7 £440 +25.71% 68
Huntingdon 0 3 £480 +14.28%
Peterborough - 2 £325 - 1
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 24 (53.33%) Python
2 23 (51.11%) C
3 18 (40.00%) Linux
4 14 (31.11%) Java
5 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
5 13 (28.89%) CSS
6 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (22.22%) C#
8 10 (22.22%) Embedded C
9 9 (20.00%) HTML
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
11 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
11 7 (15.56%) Degree
11 7 (15.56%) Unix
11 7 (15.56%) SQL
11 7 (15.56%) Perl
12 6 (13.33%) MATLAB
12 6 (13.33%) Scrum
12 6 (13.33%) VMware
12 6 (13.33%) Signal Processing
12 6 (13.33%) REST
12 6 (13.33%) Machine Learning
12 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
13 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
13 5 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
13 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
13 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (11.11%) Ruby
13 5 (11.11%) Bluetooth

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 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 1 (2.22%) CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Drupal
2 1 (2.22%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 5 (11.11%) Internet
1 5 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (8.89%) HTTP
2 4 (8.89%) LDAP
3 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.44%) 802.15
4 2 (4.44%) HTTPS
4 2 (4.44%) SSL
4 2 (4.44%) Wireless
4 2 (4.44%) X.509
4 2 (4.44%) ZigBee
5 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) RDBMS
2 4 (8.89%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.89%) Cucumber
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.89%) JUnit
2 4 (8.89%) NUnit
2 4 (8.89%) RSpec
2 4 (8.89%) Selenium
2 4 (8.89%) WebDriver
3 2 (4.44%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.22%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (8.89%) Electronics
2 2 (4.44%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Military
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Python Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Embedded Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Software Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Audio DSP Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Audio Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Audio Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) C Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) C++ Developer
6 5 (11.11%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) DSP Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) DSP Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Embedded C Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Embedded Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Architect
7 4 (8.89%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) CSS
2 9 (20.00%) HTML
3 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 6 (13.33%) REST
4 5 (11.11%) XML
5 4 (8.89%) .NET
5 4 (8.89%) Gherkin
6 3 (6.67%) Ajax
7 2 (4.44%) 802.1X
7 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.44%) JSON
7 2 (4.44%) WCF
8 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.22%) CSS3
8 1 (2.22%) jQuery
8 1 (2.22%) LINQ
8 1 (2.22%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (2.22%) NumPy
8 1 (2.22%) SciPy
8 1 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) Internet of Things
3 2 (4.44%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (2.22%) CESG
4 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.22%) CUDA
4 1 (2.22%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.22%) Equities
4 1 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.22%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 7 (15.56%) Unix
4 3 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 11 (24.44%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) Machine Learning
3 6 (13.33%) Scrum
3 6 (13.33%) Signal Processing
4 5 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
5 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
5 4 (8.89%) BDD
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.89%) Manual Testing
5 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 3 (6.67%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) High Availability
7 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.44%) SDLC
7 2 (4.44%) SOA
7 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.22%) Change Control
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) Python
2 23 (51.11%) C
3 14 (31.11%) Java
4 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
5 10 (22.22%) C#
5 10 (22.22%) Embedded C
6 7 (15.56%) Perl
6 7 (15.56%) SQL
7 6 (13.33%) MATLAB
8 5 (11.11%) Ruby
9 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
10 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 3 (6.67%) PHP
11 2 (4.44%) Assembly Language
11 2 (4.44%) Embedded C++
12 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
12 1 (2.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) VMware
2 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix
3 1 (2.22%) Intel
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
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