The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had C++ Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Programmer
UK / England
Rank 560 598 571
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -27
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 7 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.017% 0.013% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.014% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £425 £298 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -11.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £260 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £320 £234
% change year-on-year
+32.81% +36.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38645 44135 43796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25340 28509 27973
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1619 1749
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.57 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Programmer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

C++ Programmer Daily Rate Trend in England

C++ Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Programmer across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

C++ Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C++ Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

C++ Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C++ Programmer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
London +11 5 £425 +42.85% 2
South East +12 1 - -
South West - 1 £425 -
C++ Programmer
UK

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, C++ Programmer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring C++ Programmer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) C
3 6 (31.58%) C#
3 6 (31.58%) Games
4 5 (26.32%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
5 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
5 4 (21.05%) OO
6 3 (15.79%) OOD
6 3 (15.79%) OOP
6 3 (15.79%) Oracle
6 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.79%) Unix
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
6 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.79%) Game Development
6 3 (15.79%) XAML
6 3 (15.79%) Unreal Engine
6 3 (15.79%) User Experience
6 3 (15.79%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (10.53%) Xcode
7 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
7 2 (10.53%) Test Automation

C++ Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) Xcode
General
1 6 (31.58%) Games
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 3 (15.79%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (10.53%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) STL
3 2 (10.53%) Swing
3 2 (10.53%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Biometrics
3 1 (5.26%) Equities
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Unix
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Multithreading
1 4 (21.05%) OO
2 3 (15.79%) Concurrent Programming
2 3 (15.79%) Game Development
2 3 (15.79%) OOD
2 3 (15.79%) OOP
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.53%) UML
4 1 (5.26%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Flow Trading
4 1 (5.26%) Market Making
4 1 (5.26%) Memory Management
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Trading
4 1 (5.26%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.26%) TDD
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (42.11%) C
3 6 (31.58%) C#
4 3 (15.79%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) XAML
5 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Sybase