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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 14 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Contract jobs citing C++ 21 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 9.77% 1.56% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.88% 3.85% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
96 130 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 44.65% 40.50% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 81 50
Median daily rate £307 £363 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £26.10 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £42.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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++
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 26 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Devon region over the 3 months to 26 August 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 +9 11 £425 - 5
Plymouth +12 1 - -
Paignton 0 1 - -
C++
South West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 27 (71.05%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Java
2 19 (50.00%) Python
2 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 19 (50.00%) R
3 18 (47.37%) MATLAB
4 17 (44.74%) C#
5 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (31.58%) Analytics
7 12 (31.58%) Machine Learning
7 12 (31.58%) Data Analytics
7 12 (31.58%) Scrum
7 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
7 12 (31.58%) PhD
7 12 (31.58%) Data Mining
7 12 (31.58%) Finance
8 11 (28.95%) C
9 10 (26.32%) SAS
10 8 (21.05%) OO
10 8 (21.05%) TDD
11 7 (18.42%) QA
11 7 (18.42%) NUnit
12 6 (15.79%) Ruby
12 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
12 6 (15.79%) Objective-C
12 6 (15.79%) CSS
12 6 (15.79%) HTML
12 6 (15.79%) BDD
13 5 (13.16%) Mobile App

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (26.32%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) AMQP
1 2 (5.26%) MQTT
1 2 (5.26%) Wireless
2 1 (2.63%) 802.15
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.63%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Data Mining
2 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) NUnit
2 5 (13.16%) JIRA
3 3 (7.89%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Data Scientist
3 9 (23.68%) Software Developer
4 7 (18.42%) C# Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (13.16%) C++ Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (10.53%) Tester
8 3 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Embedded C++ Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Embedded Developer
8 3 (7.89%) Embedded Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Tester
9 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) C++/C# Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Developer in Test
9 2 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
9 2 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) CSS
1 6 (15.79%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) MFC
2 3 (7.89%) RESTful
3 2 (5.26%) .NET
4 1 (2.63%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.63%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (31.58%) Computer Science
3 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Analytics
2 12 (31.58%) Data Analytics
2 12 (31.58%) Machine Learning
2 12 (31.58%) Scrum
3 8 (21.05%) OO
3 8 (21.05%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) BDD
4 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
5 5 (13.16%) DevOps
5 5 (13.16%) Exploratory Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Line Management
5 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 5 (13.16%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
8 2 (5.26%) SOLID
8 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) SQL
2 19 (50.00%) Java
2 19 (50.00%) Python
2 19 (50.00%) R
3 18 (47.37%) MATLAB
4 17 (44.74%) C#
5 11 (28.95%) C
6 6 (15.79%) Objective-C
6 6 (15.79%) Ruby
7 4 (10.53%) Embedded C++
8 3 (7.89%) Embedded C
9 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 2 (5.26%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (50.00%) Degree
2 12 (31.58%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) QA
2 5 (13.16%) ISO 14001
2 5 (13.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.63%) JTAG
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Apple