The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Crawley region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 18 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.38% - 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 46 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 11.11% 25.14% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 39 29
Average daily rate £323 £360 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C++
West Sussex

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) OOD
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) POSIX
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
3 7 (58.33%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 6 (50.00%) Signal Processing
4 6 (50.00%) DICOM
4 6 (50.00%) LynxOS
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (50.00%) Intel
5 4 (33.33%) C
6 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
6 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
6 2 (16.67%) C#
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Robotics
7 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Ethernet

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (16.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) LynxOS
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) OOD
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Multithreading
4 6 (50.00%) Digital Signal Processing
4 6 (50.00%) Signal Processing
4 6 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
6 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) C
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 2 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) DICOM
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Intel