The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 6 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 34 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 2.03% 1.89% 1.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.59% 3.07% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £315 £310 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
C++
South West

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

Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
109 163 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 44.31% 61.74% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 132 44
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 4
Median hourly rate £23.78 £36.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.86% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £20.80 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.50 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Devon

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

C++
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Devon region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
Exeter -3 1 £313 +19.04% 1
Plymouth - 1 £325 - 1
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

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

1 8 (34.78%) C
1 8 (34.78%) C#
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) NUnit
5 4 (17.39%) Validation
5 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Qt
5 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
5 4 (17.39%) Windows
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
5 4 (17.39%) MFC
5 4 (17.39%) ISO 14001
5 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 4 (17.39%) Embedded C++
5 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) R
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) LabVIEW
6 3 (13.04%) Migration

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) AMQP
2 2 (8.70%) MQTT
2 2 (8.70%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) 802.15
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.35%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) NUnit
2 3 (13.04%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (8.70%) Electronics
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) C++ Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Data Scientist
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Developer in Test
5 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) MFC
1 4 (17.39%) Qt
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Device Driver
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
2 6 (26.09%) Test Automation
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
4 4 (17.39%) Multithreading
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Validation
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
6 2 (8.70%) SOLID
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Development
7 1 (4.35%) ERP
7 1 (4.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C
1 8 (34.78%) C#
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) Embedded C++
3 3 (13.04%) Embedded C
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) R
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
1 2 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) ISO 14001
1 4 (17.39%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.35%) JTAG
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Xamarin