The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 43 39 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.52% 0.64% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 2.11% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +24.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
C++
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

Programming Languages Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
139 95 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 36.39% 30.35% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 65 74
Median daily rate £400 £320 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -26.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.45
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.23%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ across the Coventry region.

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Coventry region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

C++
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 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 Coventry region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree