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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 74 83 104
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Contract jobs citing C++ 52 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.06% 1.95% 1.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.30% 5.13% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 28
Median daily rate £350 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £334 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 9
Median hourly rate £41.25 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £39.15 £35.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £54.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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
982 1190 1291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.89% 37.98% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 592 710 804
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 £253 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 65 51
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.40 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +23 32 £356 -8.06% 71
Hertfordshire +2 9 £374 +10.74% 14
Essex +11 6 - - 5
Norfolk - 2 £250 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Bedfordshire -9 1 - - 3
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 51 (50.50%) C
2 34 (33.66%) Python
3 33 (32.67%) Java
3 33 (32.67%) Software Engineering
4 32 (31.68%) Linux
5 19 (18.81%) Unix
6 18 (17.82%) Degree
7 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
7 17 (16.83%) Windows
7 17 (16.83%) C#
8 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
10 13 (12.87%) SQL
10 13 (12.87%) HTML
10 13 (12.87%) .NET
10 13 (12.87%) Relational Database
11 12 (11.88%) CSS
12 11 (10.89%) Hadoop
13 10 (9.90%) Computer Science
13 10 (9.90%) Embedded C
13 10 (9.90%) Shell Script
13 10 (9.90%) Telecoms
14 9 (8.91%) Manufacturing
14 9 (8.91%) VMware
14 9 (8.91%) OO
14 9 (8.91%) Perl
14 9 (8.91%) Integration Testing
14 9 (8.91%) REST
15 8 (7.92%) Big Data
15 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills

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 7 (6.93%) Apache
2 2 (1.98%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.98%) IIS
3 1 (0.99%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Drupal
3 1 (0.99%) Joomla!
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 4 (3.96%) Simulink
3 3 (2.97%) MS Office
4 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.99%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) 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
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) Internet
1 7 (6.93%) LDAP
1 7 (6.93%) SSL
1 7 (6.93%) TCP/IP
1 7 (6.93%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (5.94%) Wireless
3 5 (4.95%) Bluetooth
3 5 (4.95%) X.509
4 4 (3.96%) HTTP
5 3 (2.97%) RS-422
6 2 (1.98%) 802.15
6 2 (1.98%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.98%) Firewall
6 2 (1.98%) HTTPS
6 2 (1.98%) Kerberos
6 2 (1.98%) Network Security
6 2 (1.98%) VLAN
6 2 (1.98%) VPN
6 2 (1.98%) Wireshark
6 2 (1.98%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.87%) Relational Database
2 11 (10.89%) Hadoop
3 8 (7.92%) Big Data
4 7 (6.93%) RDBMS
4 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
5 5 (4.95%) MySQL
6 3 (2.97%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.97%) HBase
7 2 (1.98%) Cloudera CDH
7 2 (1.98%) Impala
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.99%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.99%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.94%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.94%) Xcode
3 4 (3.96%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.96%) JUnit
3 4 (3.96%) NUnit
3 4 (3.96%) RSpec
3 4 (3.96%) Selenium
3 4 (3.96%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.97%) GCC
4 3 (2.97%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.98%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (1.98%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (1.98%) Subversion
5 2 (1.98%) VectorCAST
6 1 (0.99%) ERwin
6 1 (0.99%) GoogleTest
6 1 (0.99%) ProC
6 1 (0.99%) PVCS
General
1 10 (9.90%) Telecoms
2 9 (8.91%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.92%) Electronics
4 7 (6.93%) Finance
5 6 (5.94%) Automotive
5 6 (5.94%) Military
6 3 (2.97%) Games
7 2 (1.98%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (40.59%) Developer
2 27 (26.73%) Software Engineer
3 18 (17.82%) C++ Developer
4 8 (7.92%) Architect
4 8 (7.92%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (7.92%) Python Developer
4 8 (7.92%) Software Developer
5 7 (6.93%) Embedded Engineer
5 7 (6.93%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) C++ Software Developer
6 6 (5.94%) C++/Java Developer
6 6 (5.94%) Embedded Developer
6 6 (5.94%) iOS Developer
6 6 (5.94%) Java Developer
7 5 (4.95%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Consultant
7 5 (4.95%) Java Architect
7 5 (4.95%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Software Architect
7 5 (4.95%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.87%) .NET
1 13 (12.87%) HTML
2 12 (11.88%) CSS
3 9 (8.91%) REST
4 7 (6.93%) AngularJS
5 5 (4.95%) iOS SDK
5 5 (4.95%) JSON
5 5 (4.95%) XML
6 4 (3.96%) Gherkin
6 4 (3.96%) HTML5
7 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 3 (2.97%) RESTful
8 2 (1.98%) 802.1X
8 2 (1.98%) Ajax
8 2 (1.98%) CSS3
8 2 (1.98%) Qt
8 2 (1.98%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.98%) Web Services
8 2 (1.98%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.93%) Algorithms
3 7 (6.93%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (4.95%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.96%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.96%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.97%) Biology
6 3 (2.97%) Oculus Rift
6 3 (2.97%) PlayStation
7 2 (1.98%) CAN bus
7 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.98%) VHDL
8 1 (0.99%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.99%) CESG
8 1 (0.99%) Equities
8 1 (0.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.99%) Neural Network
8 1 (0.99%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 32 (31.68%) Linux
2 19 (18.81%) Unix
3 17 (16.83%) Windows
4 6 (5.94%) Apple iOS
4 6 (5.94%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (4.95%) Android
5 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.96%) VxWorks
7 2 (1.98%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.99%) AIX
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (32.67%) Software Engineering
2 16 (15.84%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (8.91%) Integration Testing
3 9 (8.91%) OO
4 7 (6.93%) OOP
4 7 (6.93%) Scrum
4 7 (6.93%) TDD
5 6 (5.94%) Analytics
5 6 (5.94%) Data Analysis
5 6 (5.94%) iOS Development
5 6 (5.94%) Web Development
6 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
6 5 (4.95%) PLM
6 5 (4.95%) Validation
7 4 (3.96%) Automated Testing
7 4 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (3.96%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (3.96%) DevOps
7 4 (3.96%) Manual Testing
7 4 (3.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 51 (50.50%) C
2 34 (33.66%) Python
3 33 (32.67%) Java
4 17 (16.83%) C#
5 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.87%) SQL
7 10 (9.90%) Embedded C
7 10 (9.90%) Shell Script
8 9 (8.91%) Perl
9 8 (7.92%) Embedded C++
10 7 (6.93%) MATLAB
11 6 (5.94%) Objective-C
11 6 (5.94%) Ruby
12 3 (2.97%) PHP
12 3 (2.97%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.98%) Ada
13 2 (1.98%) ANSI C
13 2 (1.98%) Assembly Language
13 2 (1.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) Degree
2 17 (16.83%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.92%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.94%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.97%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.98%) MCP
6 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) JTAG
2 2 (1.98%) MISRA
3 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.99%) DO-254
3 1 (0.99%) MISRA C
System Software
1 6 (5.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.99%) Cygwin
3 1 (0.99%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.98%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) VMware
2 8 (7.92%) Oracle
3 6 (5.94%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.97%) FireEye
4 3 (2.97%) Serena
5 2 (1.98%) Cloudera
5 2 (1.98%) Cognos
5 2 (1.98%) IBM
5 2 (1.98%) Intel
5 2 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.98%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.99%) BT
6 1 (0.99%) CA
6 1 (0.99%) Citrix
6 1 (0.99%) Google
6 1 (0.99%) Informatica
6 1 (0.99%) Remedy
6 1 (0.99%) SAP
6 1 (0.99%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.99%) Teradata
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