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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 33 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.07% 2.03% 2.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.73% 4.83% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
Average daily rate £375 £350 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +84.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £300 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £415 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.34 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.00%
C++
South East

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
134 145 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 55.60% 42.03% 41.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 80 59
Average daily rate £345 £323 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +11.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £188 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £438 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton +14 2 £289 -3.75% 6
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
5 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) Acrobat
5 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (25.00%) StarTeam
5 2 (25.00%) Degree

C++
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) concrete5
1 2 (25.00%) Drupal
1 2 (25.00%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (25.00%) Joomla!
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) 3ds Max
1 2 (25.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (25.00%) GIMP
1 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
2 1 (12.50%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) StarTeam
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate
3 1 (12.50%) Graduate Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) D3.js
2 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (25.00%) GreenSock GSAP
2 2 (25.00%) Highcharts JS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) JSP
2 2 (25.00%) Laravel
2 2 (25.00%) Marmalade SDK
2 2 (25.00%) MooTools
2 2 (25.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (25.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Android
2 2 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Android Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Test Management
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) ActionScript
4 2 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) VB6
5 1 (12.50%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle