The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had C++ Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Programmer
Rank - - 73
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £243
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £380 £243
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +56.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 - £35.75
C++ Programmer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1123 1597 1125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.64% 95.00% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 857 615
Median daily rate £398 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £14.51 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £30.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured C++ Programmer in the job title.

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

C++ Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

C++ Programmer Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh