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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 85 74 57
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -17
Contract jobs citing C++ 7 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.44% 1.63% 2.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.34% 4.29% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 13
Average daily rate
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£355 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £207 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £300 £324
% change year-on-year
+22.91% -7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
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
522 606 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 32.50% 37.95% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 356 202
Average daily rate £350 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £124 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 29 54
Average hourly rate £16.75 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.46% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.42 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

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++
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 24 December 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
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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
Leicestershire +7 3 £360 +20.00% 4
Derbyshire +11 1 - - 7
Northamptonshire -23 1 - - 4
Nottinghamshire - - - - 4
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 22 (55.00%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) C#
3 14 (35.00%) XML
4 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.00%) Finance
6 10 (25.00%) C
7 9 (22.50%) SQL
7 9 (22.50%) .NET
7 9 (22.50%) J2EE
7 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.00%) Scrum
8 8 (20.00%) WPF
8 8 (20.00%) JSP
8 8 (20.00%) Struts
8 8 (20.00%) OO
8 8 (20.00%) HTTP
9 7 (17.50%) HTTPS
9 7 (17.50%) SOA
9 7 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (17.50%) XSLT
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
9 7 (17.50%) Multithreading
9 7 (17.50%) Force.com
9 7 (17.50%) Degree
9 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (15.00%) HTML
10 6 (15.00%) Oracle
10 6 (15.00%) Linux
11 5 (12.50%) WinForms

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 3 (7.50%) CICS
1 3 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) HTTP
2 7 (17.50%) HTTPS
3 3 (7.50%) Intranet
3 3 (7.50%) Internet
4 2 (5.00%) Wireshark
4 2 (5.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) DB2
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) NUnit
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Selenium
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Front Office
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
2 7 (17.50%) C++ Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Salesforce.com Architect
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.50%) C# Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (5.00%) WPF Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) XML
2 9 (22.50%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) J2EE
3 8 (20.00%) JSP
3 8 (20.00%) Struts
3 8 (20.00%) WPF
4 7 (17.50%) XSLT
5 6 (15.00%) HTML
6 5 (12.50%) WinForms
7 3 (7.50%) Spring
7 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.50%) Java EE
7 3 (7.50%) Middleware
7 3 (7.50%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.50%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) MFC
7 3 (7.50%) Visualforce
8 2 (5.00%) XSD
9 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.50%) Clustering
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Solaris
3 3 (7.50%) SUSE
3 3 (7.50%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
4 2 (5.00%) VxWorks
5 1 (2.50%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineering
3 8 (20.00%) Scrum
3 8 (20.00%) OO
4 7 (17.50%) SOA
4 7 (17.50%) Multithreading
5 4 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Software Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.50%) Web Application Development
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) ERP
6 3 (7.50%) CRM
6 3 (7.50%) UML
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.00%) MVVM
8 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) Java
2 19 (47.50%) C#
3 10 (25.00%) C
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.00%) Python
7 3 (7.50%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.50%) VB6
8 1 (2.50%) Groovy
8 1 (2.50%) VB
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.50%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) QNX
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Axway
4 1 (2.50%) Perforce
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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