The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
England / East of England
Rank 118 122 107
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 3 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.26% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.27% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Median daily rate £325 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2041 2234 2487
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.37% 95.19% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1336 1509
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 226 197
Median hourly rate £26.88 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £325 - 20
Hertfordshire -4 1 - -
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Android
3 4 (40.00%) Digital Media
3 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (40.00%) iOS SDK
4 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Python
5 2 (20.00%) LDAP
5 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
5 2 (20.00%) Apache
5 2 (20.00%) Games
5 2 (20.00%) Xcode
5 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Military
5 2 (20.00%) C
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
5 2 (20.00%) Android Development

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
1 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Xcode
General
1 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) iOS SDK
2 2 (20.00%) Android SDK
2 2 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (20.00%) HTC Vive
2 2 (20.00%) Oculus Rift
2 2 (20.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Android Development
1 2 (20.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Signal Processing
2 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Signal Processing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (10.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) VMware