The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 6 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 13.64% - 4.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.43% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
C++
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 63.64% 24.00% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 3
Median daily rate £290 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £325 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £45.00
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 Dundee

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 3 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 Dundee region with a requirement for C++.

1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) OO
3 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
4 7 (53.85%) Android
4 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
5 5 (38.46%) OOD
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) Games
5 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
6 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 4 (30.77%) Python
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
7 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
7 3 (23.08%) SOLID
8 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
8 2 (15.38%) Open Source
8 2 (15.38%) SaaS
8 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
8 2 (15.38%) Kanban
8 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 2 (15.38%) Lua
8 2 (15.38%) Web Development
8 2 (15.38%) C
8 2 (15.38%) Degree
8 2 (15.38%) PHP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Applications Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Programmer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (7.69%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Mathematics
2 5 (38.46%) Algorithms
3 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Android
1 7 (53.85%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) OO
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) OOD
2 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 4 (30.77%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
4 3 (23.08%) SOLID
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 2 (15.38%) OOP
5 2 (15.38%) Open Source
5 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
5 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Lua
3 2 (15.38%) Objective-C
3 2 (15.38%) PHP
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) ISEB
1 2 (15.38%) ISTQB