The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / East Sussex
Rank 20 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 12 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 5.74% 2.17% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.00% 3.76% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Median daily rate £389 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £163 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £449 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%

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 Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
100 133 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 47.85% 57.83% 43.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 69 82
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £487 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 14
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

C++
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

C++
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Brighton +13 8 £320 +10.82% 1
Hove - 4 £425 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 14 (63.64%) C
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) .NET
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) VB
4 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (27.27%) Games
4 6 (27.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (22.73%) Android
5 5 (22.73%) iPhone
5 5 (22.73%) Android Development
5 5 (22.73%) iOS Development
5 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 5 (22.73%) VC++
5 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
5 5 (22.73%) XML
5 5 (22.73%) Windows
5 5 (22.73%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 4 (18.18%) DB2
6 4 (18.18%) SAS
6 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
6 4 (18.18%) MVS
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (18.18%) MATLAB

C++
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (18.18%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) 802.15
1 3 (13.64%) Bluetooth
1 3 (13.64%) RFID
1 3 (13.64%) Wireless
1 3 (13.64%) ZigBee
2 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) Big Data
1 4 (18.18%) DB2
1 4 (18.18%) Hadoop
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) CppUnit
2 1 (4.55%) JMeter
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 6 (27.27%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) SAS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 5 (22.73%) XML
4 3 (13.64%) 802.1X
5 1 (4.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (4.55%) Django
5 1 (4.55%) GStreamer
5 1 (4.55%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (22.73%) iPhone
2 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
3 3 (13.64%) Online Games
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Games
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) MVS
3 3 (13.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) Android Development
1 5 (22.73%) iOS Development
1 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Build Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Code Coverage
5 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Kernel Development
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C
1 14 (63.64%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) VB
3 5 (22.73%) Java
3 5 (22.73%) VB.NET
3 5 (22.73%) VC++
4 4 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 4 (18.18%) MATLAB
4 4 (18.18%) R
4 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) VB6
5 3 (13.64%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Coverity
3 1 (4.55%) Freescale
3 1 (4.55%) Veracode