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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 75 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 33 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.25% 2.09% 1.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.73% 5.17% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 15
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.64% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £650 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
510 638 463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.64% 40.41% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 404 268
Median daily rate £350 £325 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 27
Median hourly rate £44.00 £19.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.57% -40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Leicestershire +4 10 £325 -29.72% 2
Nottinghamshire -17 2 £401 +24.18% 7
Derbyshire +3 1 - - 1
Lincolnshire +3 1 £310 -11.42%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for C++.

1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) C
4 10 (27.78%) .NET
4 10 (27.78%) Oracle
4 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (25.00%) C#
6 8 (22.22%) Unix
6 8 (22.22%) Bluetooth
6 8 (22.22%) Qt
6 8 (22.22%) QML
7 7 (19.44%) RESTful
7 7 (19.44%) ZigBee
7 7 (19.44%) SQLite
7 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
7 7 (19.44%) Smart Meter
7 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
7 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
7 7 (19.44%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) Linux
8 6 (16.67%) J2EE
8 6 (16.67%) Middleware
8 6 (16.67%) SSL
8 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 6 (16.67%) Doxygen
8 6 (16.67%) Electronics
9 5 (13.89%) IBM
9 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
9 5 (13.89%) Degree
10 4 (11.11%) Axway

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 4 (11.11%) AquaLogic
1 4 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (11.11%) Tuxedo
1 4 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (5.56%) CICS
3 1 (2.78%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Doxygen
2 3 (8.33%) Simulink
3 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) Bluetooth
2 7 (19.44%) ZigBee
3 6 (16.67%) SSL
4 3 (8.33%) HTTP
5 2 (5.56%) LDAP
5 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) Internet
6 1 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
1 7 (19.44%) SQLite
2 2 (5.56%) DB2
2 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.78%) Easytrieve
3 1 (2.78%) Essbase
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) IMS/DB
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.78%) QlikView
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.67%) Electronics
2 4 (11.11%) Automotive
2 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Avionics
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) C++ Developer
3 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Qt Developer
5 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Software Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Software Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) AIX Specialist
7 1 (2.78%) Embedded Java Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 1 (2.78%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) QML
2 8 (22.22%) Qt
3 7 (19.44%) RESTful
4 6 (16.67%) J2EE
4 6 (16.67%) Middleware
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 4 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (8.33%) HTML
6 3 (8.33%) SOAP
6 3 (8.33%) Web Services
7 2 (5.56%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) XSD
7 2 (5.56%) XSL
8 1 (2.78%) CSS3
8 1 (2.78%) Node.js
8 1 (2.78%) PhoneGap
8 1 (2.78%) REST
8 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Physics
3 1 (2.78%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Unix
3 6 (16.67%) Linux
4 4 (11.11%) AIX
4 4 (11.11%) OS/390
4 4 (11.11%) Solaris
5 2 (5.56%) Android
5 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.78%) SUSE
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (19.44%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.11%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.11%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) QMS
4 4 (11.11%) Release Management
4 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Scrum
4 4 (11.11%) SDLC
4 4 (11.11%) Security Management
4 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 4 (11.11%) UML
5 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Java
2 11 (30.56%) C
3 9 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
5 4 (11.11%) Perl
6 2 (5.56%) Ada
6 2 (5.56%) Groovy
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
6 2 (5.56%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) SQL
7 1 (2.78%) F#
7 1 (2.78%) Haskell
7 1 (2.78%) R
7 1 (2.78%) Scala
7 1 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) VBA
7 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.78%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) HND
5 1 (2.78%) MCSD
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) DO-178B
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) IBM
4 4 (11.11%) Axway
4 4 (11.11%) Fujitsu
4 4 (11.11%) Sun
5 3 (8.33%) SAP
6 2 (5.56%) QNX
7 1 (2.78%) Calypso
7 1 (2.78%) Sybase
7 1 (2.78%) Unisys