The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 81 87 75
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing C++ 48 57 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.93% 1.91% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.54% 5.45% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 36
Median daily rate £440 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 16
Median hourly rate £46.79 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.96% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.65 £32.50 £36.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.89 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
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 of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
867 1046 1127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.93% 35.11% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 636 666
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 59 69
Median hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £20.94 £26.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

C++
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++ across the East of England region.

C++ Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

C++
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++ across the East of England region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

C++
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

C++
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++ within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cambridgeshire +5 14 £460 +12.19% 70
Hertfordshire +12 12 £460 +41.53% 7
Essex +13 9 £343 - 5
Suffolk - 6 - - 3
Bedfordshire 0 5 - - 2
Norfolk +1 2 £250 -39.02%
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 of England region with a requirement for C++.

1 55 (54.46%) C
2 36 (35.64%) Software Engineering
3 34 (33.66%) Python
4 32 (31.68%) Linux
5 31 (30.69%) Java
6 19 (18.81%) Embedded C
7 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
8 17 (16.83%) C#
8 17 (16.83%) Windows
8 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
9 16 (15.84%) CSS
10 15 (14.85%) HTML
11 14 (13.86%) SQL
11 14 (13.86%) Unix
12 13 (12.87%) OO
12 13 (12.87%) .NET
12 13 (12.87%) Embedded C++
12 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (11.88%) Degree
13 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
13 12 (11.88%) MATLAB
14 10 (9.90%) Machine Learning
14 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
14 10 (9.90%) Perl
15 9 (8.91%) Git (software)
15 9 (8.91%) Algorithms
16 8 (7.92%) Hadoop
16 8 (7.92%) Signal Processing
16 8 (7.92%) REST
16 8 (7.92%) Integration Testing

C++
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 4 (3.96%) Apache
2 2 (1.98%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.98%) GlassFish
2 2 (1.98%) JBoss
2 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.98%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (0.99%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Drupal
3 1 (0.99%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.99%) Kinematics
3 1 (0.99%) SAS
3 1 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.99%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) Windchill
2 5 (4.95%) Simulink
3 2 (1.98%) MS Office
4 1 (0.99%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.99%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 4 (3.96%) LabWindows
2 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.99%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) Internet
1 6 (5.94%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (4.95%) Bluetooth
2 5 (4.95%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.96%) HTTP
3 4 (3.96%) LDAP
3 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.97%) SSL
5 2 (1.98%) 802.15
5 2 (1.98%) Firewall
5 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.98%) VLAN
5 2 (1.98%) VPN
5 2 (1.98%) Wireless
5 2 (1.98%) X.509
5 2 (1.98%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.99%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.99%) NFC
6 1 (0.99%) RS-422
6 1 (0.99%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) Hadoop
2 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.95%) Big Data
4 4 (3.96%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.97%) Apache Hive
5 3 (2.97%) HBase
5 3 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.98%) Cloudera CDH
6 2 (1.98%) Impala
6 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.99%) MySQL
7 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.99%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.92%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.94%) Rational DOORS
4 5 (4.95%) JUnit
4 5 (4.95%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (4.95%) VectorCAST
5 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.96%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.96%) GCC
5 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.96%) NUnit
5 4 (3.96%) RSpec
5 4 (3.96%) Selenium
5 4 (3.96%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.97%) Subversion
7 2 (1.98%) Ant
7 2 (1.98%) LabVIEW
7 2 (1.98%) Maven
7 2 (1.98%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.99%) Bugzilla
General
1 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.92%) Automotive
3 7 (6.93%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.94%) Electronics
5 5 (4.95%) Military
6 4 (3.96%) Finance
7 3 (2.97%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.98%) Legal
8 2 (1.98%) Marketing
9 1 (0.99%) Avionics
9 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (39.60%) Developer
2 32 (31.68%) Software Engineer
3 11 (10.89%) Embedded Engineer
3 11 (10.89%) Software Developer
4 10 (9.90%) C++ Developer
4 10 (9.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (9.90%) Python Developer
5 7 (6.93%) Embedded Developer
6 6 (5.94%) C Software Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) SQL Developer
6 6 (5.94%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Architect
7 5 (4.95%) Audio DSP Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) DSP Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.84%) CSS
2 15 (14.85%) HTML
3 13 (12.87%) .NET
4 8 (7.92%) REST
4 8 (7.92%) XML
5 7 (6.93%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.95%) Ajax
7 4 (3.96%) Gherkin
7 4 (3.96%) Web Services
8 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.97%) HTML5
8 3 (2.97%) jQuery
8 3 (2.97%) Qt
8 3 (2.97%) RESTful
9 2 (1.98%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.98%) Ext JS
9 2 (1.98%) JAX-WS
9 2 (1.98%) JPA
9 2 (1.98%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (1.98%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Algorithms
2 8 (7.92%) Device Driver
2 8 (7.92%) Mathematics
3 7 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.93%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.96%) CAN bus
4 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (1.98%) Clustering
6 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.98%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 2 (1.98%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.98%) Replication
6 2 (1.98%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.98%) User Experience
6 2 (1.98%) VHDL
7 1 (0.99%) Equities
7 1 (0.99%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.68%) Linux
2 17 (16.83%) Windows
3 14 (13.86%) Unix
4 5 (4.95%) Embedded Linux
4 5 (4.95%) VxWorks
5 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.98%) Solaris
7 1 (0.99%) AIX
7 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.64%) Software Engineering
2 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (12.87%) OO
3 10 (9.90%) Machine Learning
4 8 (7.92%) Integration Testing
4 8 (7.92%) Signal Processing
5 7 (6.93%) Scrum
5 7 (6.93%) UML
5 7 (6.93%) Validation
6 6 (5.94%) Analytics
6 6 (5.94%) Digital Signal Processing
7 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
7 5 (4.95%) CRM
7 5 (4.95%) OOP
7 5 (4.95%) PLM
7 5 (4.95%) SDLC
8 4 (3.96%) Automated Testing
8 4 (3.96%) Data Analysis
8 4 (3.96%) MVC
8 4 (3.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 55 (54.46%) C
2 34 (33.66%) Python
3 31 (30.69%) Java
4 19 (18.81%) Embedded C
5 18 (17.82%) JavaScript
6 17 (16.83%) C#
7 14 (13.86%) SQL
8 13 (12.87%) Embedded C++
9 12 (11.88%) MATLAB
10 10 (9.90%) Perl
11 8 (7.92%) Shell Script
12 6 (5.94%) Ruby
13 5 (4.95%) Ada
13 5 (4.95%) ANSI C
13 5 (4.95%) PL/SQL
14 4 (3.96%) PHP
14 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
15 3 (2.97%) Assembly Language
15 3 (2.97%) Bash Shell
16 2 (1.98%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.88%) Degree
2 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.99%) MCP
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.99%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) JTAG
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.99%) DO-254
2 1 (0.99%) MISRA
2 1 (0.99%) MISRA C
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.98%) Cygwin
3 2 (1.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
1 6 (5.94%) Oracle
1 6 (5.94%) VMware
2 3 (2.97%) FireEye
3 2 (1.98%) Cloudera
3 2 (1.98%) Intel
3 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.99%) BT
4 1 (0.99%) CA
4 1 (0.99%) Citrix
4 1 (0.99%) Cognos
4 1 (0.99%) IBM
4 1 (0.99%) Informatica
4 1 (0.99%) Remedy
4 1 (0.99%) SAP
4 1 (0.99%) Serena
4 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.99%) Tableau
4 1 (0.99%) Teradata
4 1 (0.99%) TIBCO
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