The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 63 71 81
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Contract jobs citing C++ 30 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.87% 1.52% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.45% 4.93% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 5
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £375 £424
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £52.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
C++
England

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

Programming Languages Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
550 446 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 34.31% 30.78% 31.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 255 222
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 27
Average hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £52.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

C++
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

C++
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire -6 10 £320 -23.58% 14
Leicestershire -7 4 - - 2
Northamptonshire - 4 £525 - 4
Derbyshire -4 3 £288 - 7
Lincolnshire - 1 £350 -
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (41.07%) C#
2 16 (28.57%) .NET
2 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) Windows
4 14 (25.00%) Java
5 12 (21.43%) Degree
5 12 (21.43%) RESTful
6 10 (17.86%) ZigBee
6 10 (17.86%) Qt
6 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (17.86%) C
6 10 (17.86%) Bluetooth
7 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
8 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 7 (12.50%) Migration
9 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.50%) VBA
9 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
9 7 (12.50%) MATLAB
9 7 (12.50%) Analytics
9 7 (12.50%) QML
9 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
9 7 (12.50%) Android
9 7 (12.50%) Android Development
10 6 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (10.71%) Smart Meter
10 6 (10.71%) R
10 6 (10.71%) SAS
10 6 (10.71%) SPSS

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.71%) SAS
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Doxygen
1 6 (10.71%) SPSS
2 1 (1.79%) Simulink
2 1 (1.79%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.79%) GNU Octave
2 1 (1.79%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.79%) Teamcenter
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Bluetooth
1 10 (17.86%) ZigBee
2 4 (7.14%) RTP
2 4 (7.14%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.36%) MPLS
4 2 (3.57%) H.323
4 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.79%) Intranet
5 1 (1.79%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQLite
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.79%) Big Data
3 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.79%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Law
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 7 (12.50%) Android Developer
4 6 (10.71%) C++ Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Qt Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Programmer
6 4 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.36%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Automated Test Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Head of Technology
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Embedded Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) iOS Developer
8 2 (3.57%) C++ Applications Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (1.79%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.57%) .NET
2 12 (21.43%) RESTful
3 10 (17.86%) Qt
4 7 (12.50%) QML
5 6 (10.71%) CSS
6 5 (8.93%) HTML
7 4 (7.14%) Middleware
7 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.36%) Android SDK
9 2 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 2 (3.57%) Akka
9 2 (3.57%) Apache Camel
9 2 (3.57%) Play Framework
9 2 (3.57%) WinForms
10 1 (1.79%) Java EE
10 1 (1.79%) WPF
10 1 (1.79%) jQuery
10 1 (1.79%) ATL
10 1 (1.79%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Mobile App
3 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.71%) Smart Meter
4 6 (10.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.36%) Clustering
5 3 (5.36%) PKI
6 2 (3.57%) Economics
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.79%) Physics
7 1 (1.79%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Android
3 6 (10.71%) UNIX
4 3 (5.36%) Linux
5 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.79%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.79%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 7 (12.50%) Migration
3 7 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (12.50%) Android Development
3 7 (12.50%) Analytics
4 5 (8.93%) Scrum
4 5 (8.93%) TDD
5 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 3 (5.36%) Business Continuity
6 3 (5.36%) OO
6 3 (5.36%) Project Management
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.36%) Multithreading
6 3 (5.36%) Data Protection
6 3 (5.36%) Open Source
6 3 (5.36%) Network Management
6 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
6 3 (5.36%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) C#
2 14 (25.00%) Java
3 10 (17.86%) C
4 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 7 (12.50%) VBA
6 6 (10.71%) R
7 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 3 (5.36%) Scala
7 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.36%) Python
7 3 (5.36%) Delphi
7 3 (5.36%) PHP
7 3 (5.36%) SQL
8 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.57%) Perl
8 2 (3.57%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.79%) XAML
9 1 (1.79%) Fortran
9 1 (1.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) BS25999
2 1 (1.79%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.36%) Google
1 3 (5.36%) Axway
2 2 (3.57%) Perforce
2 2 (3.57%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.79%) QNX
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday