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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 40 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.16% 3.83% 4.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.17% 7.89% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 27
Median daily rate £440 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £446 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +3.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £36.50 £38.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £51.00 £45.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.62%
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
308 393 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 51.16% 48.52% 44.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 262 210
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 £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £36.60 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +6 14 £440 +17.33% 81
Huntingdon 0 4 £480 +11.62% 1
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (42.00%) C
1 21 (42.00%) Python
2 18 (36.00%) Linux
3 14 (28.00%) Java
4 12 (24.00%) C#
4 12 (24.00%) CSS
5 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
6 10 (20.00%) Windows
7 9 (18.00%) HTML
7 9 (18.00%) SQL
8 8 (16.00%) Unix
8 8 (16.00%) Degree
9 7 (14.00%) VMware
9 7 (14.00%) Embedded C
10 6 (12.00%) XML
10 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (12.00%) Scrum
10 6 (12.00%) Hadoop
10 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
11 5 (10.00%) REST
11 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
11 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
11 5 (10.00%) Ruby
11 5 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (10.00%) Electronics
11 5 (10.00%) TDD
11 5 (10.00%) .NET

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 5 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) LDAP
1 5 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (8.00%) Bluetooth
2 4 (8.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) HTTP
3 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.00%) Wireless
4 2 (4.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.00%) 802.15
5 1 (2.00%) SSL
5 1 (2.00%) X.509
5 1 (2.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.00%) JUnit
2 4 (8.00%) NUnit
2 4 (8.00%) RSpec
2 4 (8.00%) Selenium
2 4 (8.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (8.00%) Xcode
3 2 (4.00%) LabVIEW
3 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (6.00%) Military
3 2 (4.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.00%) Automotive
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 10 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 10 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Embedded Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) iOS Developer
6 4 (8.00%) QA Tester
6 4 (8.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Embedded Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Java Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Java Software Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Python Software Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.00%) CSS
2 9 (18.00%) HTML
3 6 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 6 (12.00%) XML
4 5 (10.00%) .NET
4 5 (10.00%) REST
5 4 (8.00%) Gherkin
5 4 (8.00%) iOS SDK
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (4.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 2 (4.00%) HTML5
7 2 (4.00%) MFC
7 2 (4.00%) STL
7 2 (4.00%) WCF
7 2 (4.00%) Web Services
8 1 (2.00%) CSS3
8 1 (2.00%) FFmpeg
8 1 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (2.00%) NumPy
8 1 (2.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (8.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Biology
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.00%) CUDA
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.00%) Equities
4 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (2.00%) PlayStation
4 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Linux
2 10 (20.00%) Windows
3 8 (16.00%) Unix
4 4 (8.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (6.00%) Android
5 3 (6.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (12.00%) Scrum
3 5 (10.00%) TDD
4 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (8.00%) BDD
4 4 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.00%) iOS Development
4 4 (8.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (6.00%) CRM
5 3 (6.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (6.00%) SDLC
5 3 (6.00%) Signal Processing
5 3 (6.00%) Web Development
6 2 (4.00%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.00%) SOA
6 2 (4.00%) Validation
6 2 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) C
1 21 (42.00%) Python
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 12 (24.00%) C#
4 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (18.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) Embedded C
7 5 (10.00%) Perl
7 5 (10.00%) Ruby
7 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 4 (8.00%) Objective-C
8 4 (8.00%) T-SQL
9 3 (6.00%) MATLAB
10 2 (4.00%) Assembly Language
10 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
10 2 (4.00%) Embedded C++
10 2 (4.00%) PHP
11 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
11 1 (2.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) PhD
4 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) VMware
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) Citrix
3 1 (2.00%) Intel
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
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