The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 16 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 Devon 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 35 30 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.51% 0.53% 4.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.82% 1.15% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.45 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +2.60%
Programming Languages Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 87 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 31.32% 46.52% 52.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 49 41
Average daily rate £320 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 9
Average hourly rate £94.00 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.99 £31.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £41.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C++
South West

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Devon region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 1 £450 -
Plymouth - 1 £450 - 1
Barnstaple - - - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) Android Development
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Intel
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) MFC
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Avionics
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) JSON
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Intel