The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 29 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing C++ 12 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 4.40% 1.61% 1.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.50% 4.81% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate £335 £360 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £360 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £254
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 £37.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.97% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
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
160 104 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 58.61% 33.55% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 36 35
Average daily rate £375 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -0.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.00 £14.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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++
Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Devon region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exmouth - 6 £333 -
Exeter +4 2 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) OO
4 6 (42.86%) VC++
4 6 (42.86%) MFC
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) C
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
6 3 (21.43%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) MS Access
7 2 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (14.29%) SAS
7 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 2 (14.29%) Apple
7 2 (14.29%) Firmware
7 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MS Access
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
4 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) MFC
3 4 (28.57%) CSS
3 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) WCF
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Android
2 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Coaching
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) VC++
4 4 (28.57%) C
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) Python
6 2 (14.29%) Delphi
6 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
6 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
6 2 (14.29%) PHP
6 2 (14.29%) R
6 2 (14.29%) Ruby
6 2 (14.29%) VB
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
7 1 (7.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 14001
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Apple
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft