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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 75 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing C++ 55 48 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.18% 1.73% 2.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.81% 5.17% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 15
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.38 £30.15 £36.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.12 £42.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -1.26%
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
808 928 1181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.96% 33.44% 38.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 497 639
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £488 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 64 78
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.04 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 2 May 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 +16 31 £353 +23.68% 79
Hertfordshire +5 9 £350 +12.00% 8
Bedfordshire +5 6 £338 -30.76% 10
Essex +4 4 £343 +22.32% 3
Suffolk - 4 - - 1
Norfolk - 1 £750 -
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 68 (54.84%) C
2 55 (44.35%) Software Engineering
3 49 (39.52%) Python
4 32 (25.81%) Linux
5 28 (22.58%) Java
6 27 (21.77%) JavaScript
7 26 (20.97%) CSS
7 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (20.16%) Perl
8 25 (20.16%) HTML
9 24 (19.35%) Validation
10 22 (17.74%) SQL
11 20 (16.13%) C#
12 19 (15.32%) UML
12 19 (15.32%) Embedded C
12 19 (15.32%) Security Cleared
12 19 (15.32%) Rational DOORS
12 19 (15.32%) REST
13 18 (14.52%) SC Cleared
13 18 (14.52%) OO
14 17 (13.71%) Ada
14 17 (13.71%) AngularJS
15 16 (12.90%) Rational Rhapsody
15 16 (12.90%) Ajax
16 15 (12.10%) Unix
16 15 (12.10%) Windows
17 14 (11.29%) Embedded C++
17 14 (11.29%) Bluetooth
17 14 (11.29%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (11.29%) Internet

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 (3.23%) GlassFish
1 4 (3.23%) JBoss
1 4 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 4 (3.23%) WebLogic Portal
1 4 (3.23%) WebSphere
1 4 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (1.61%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.61%) Kinematics
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) Drupal
3 1 (0.81%) Joomla!
3 1 (0.81%) Node.js
3 1 (0.81%) SAS
3 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Simulink
2 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.61%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) LabWindows
2 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.81%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.81%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.61%) Force.com
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.29%) Bluetooth
1 14 (11.29%) Internet
1 14 (11.29%) Wi-Fi
2 13 (10.48%) HTTP
2 13 (10.48%) TCP/IP
3 11 (8.87%) 802.15
3 11 (8.87%) SSL
3 11 (8.87%) X.509
3 11 (8.87%) ZigBee
4 6 (4.84%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.61%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.61%) SpaceWire
5 2 (1.61%) Wireless
6 1 (0.81%) RS-422
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.03%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.23%) Big Data
3 4 (3.23%) MySQL
3 4 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.42%) Apache Hive
4 3 (2.42%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.42%) HBase
4 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.61%) Impala
5 2 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.81%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (15.32%) Rational DOORS
2 16 (12.90%) Rational Rhapsody
3 13 (10.48%) VectorCAST
4 9 (7.26%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.65%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.65%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.03%) JUnit
6 5 (4.03%) Subversion
7 4 (3.23%) Ant
7 4 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.23%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.23%) Maven
7 4 (3.23%) NUnit
7 4 (3.23%) RSpec
7 4 (3.23%) Selenium
7 4 (3.23%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.23%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.61%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.61%) GCC
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (6.45%) Finance
1 8 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.84%) Electronics
2 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.23%) Automotive
3 4 (3.23%) Legal
3 4 (3.23%) Marketing
4 3 (2.42%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.42%) Military
5 2 (1.61%) Avionics
5 2 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (37.10%) Developer
2 41 (33.06%) Software Engineer
3 11 (8.87%) Embedded Engineer
4 10 (8.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 10 (8.06%) Principal Engineer
4 10 (8.06%) Principal Software Engineer
4 10 (8.06%) Python Developer
4 10 (8.06%) Software Developer
5 9 (7.26%) C++ Developer
5 9 (7.26%) Embedded Developer
5 9 (7.26%) SQL Developer
6 8 (6.45%) C Software Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Audio DSP Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Audio Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Audio Software Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) DSP Software Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Embedded C Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.97%) CSS
2 25 (20.16%) HTML
3 19 (15.32%) REST
4 17 (13.71%) AngularJS
5 16 (12.90%) Ajax
6 11 (8.87%) 802.1X
6 11 (8.87%) JSON
7 9 (7.26%) .NET
7 9 (7.26%) XML
8 7 (5.65%) jQuery
9 6 (4.84%) Qt
9 6 (4.84%) Web Services
10 5 (4.03%) QML
11 4 (3.23%) EclipseLink
11 4 (3.23%) Gherkin
11 4 (3.23%) JAX-RS
11 4 (3.23%) JPA
11 4 (3.23%) JSR 170
11 4 (3.23%) OSGi
11 4 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.48%) Algorithms
2 12 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 11 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.26%) Internet of Things
5 8 (6.45%) Visualisation
6 7 (5.65%) Computer Science
6 7 (5.65%) Device Driver
7 6 (4.84%) Biology
7 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (4.84%) Mechatronics
8 5 (4.03%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (4.03%) Smart Meter
9 4 (3.23%) CAN bus
9 4 (3.23%) Clustering
9 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.23%) Replication
9 4 (3.23%) User Experience
10 3 (2.42%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 3 (2.42%) VHDL
11 2 (1.61%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.81%) Linux
2 15 (12.10%) Unix
2 15 (12.10%) Windows
3 13 (10.48%) VxWorks
4 4 (3.23%) Solaris
4 4 (3.23%) Windows Vista
5 2 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.81%) AIX
6 1 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (44.35%) Software Engineering
2 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.35%) Validation
4 19 (15.32%) UML
5 18 (14.52%) OO
6 14 (11.29%) Signal Processing
7 11 (8.87%) Machine Learning
8 9 (7.26%) Scrum
9 8 (6.45%) Digital Signal Processing
10 7 (5.65%) CRM
11 6 (4.84%) Bioinformatics
11 6 (4.84%) Configuration Management
11 6 (4.84%) High Availability
11 6 (4.84%) Integration Testing
11 6 (4.84%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.03%) Analytics
12 5 (4.03%) Data Visualisation
12 5 (4.03%) Information Management
12 5 (4.03%) Requirements Management
12 5 (4.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 68 (54.84%) C
2 49 (39.52%) Python
3 28 (22.58%) Java
4 27 (21.77%) JavaScript
5 25 (20.16%) Perl
6 22 (17.74%) SQL
7 20 (16.13%) C#
8 19 (15.32%) Embedded C
9 17 (13.71%) Ada
10 14 (11.29%) Embedded C++
11 13 (10.48%) Bash Shell
11 13 (10.48%) MATLAB
12 12 (9.68%) PL/SQL
13 8 (6.45%) Shell Script
14 6 (4.84%) ANSI C
14 6 (4.84%) Ruby
15 5 (4.03%) PHP
16 4 (3.23%) T-SQL
17 2 (1.61%) Assembly Language
17 2 (1.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (15.32%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 13 (10.48%) Degree
4 4 (3.23%) Postgraduate
5 3 (2.42%) PhD
6 1 (0.81%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) JTAG
1 4 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (2.42%) Cygwin
2 2 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) Firmware
3 1 (0.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.87%) Oracle
3 3 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.61%) Cloudera
4 2 (1.61%) FireEye
4 2 (1.61%) Intel
5 1 (0.81%) BT
5 1 (0.81%) CA
5 1 (0.81%) Citrix
5 1 (0.81%) Informatica
5 1 (0.81%) Remedy
5 1 (0.81%) SAP
5 1 (0.81%) Serena
5 1 (0.81%) Siebel
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.81%) Sun
5 1 (0.81%) Tableau
5 1 (0.81%) Teradata
5 1 (0.81%) VMware
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