The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Programmer
Rank 550 540 550
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 7 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.021% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.023% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 14
Average daily rate
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£364 £475 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.42% +72.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £324 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £615 £317
UK excluding London average daily rate £243 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £39.50 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - £34.00
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45662 43138 49058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.59% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 28238 25865 28004
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1849 1986 2544
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
C++ Programmer
UK

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ Programmer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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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
London +10 4 £370 -35.65% 2
South East -26 1 £300 -6.25%
East of England -29 1 - -
South West - 1 £360 -
West Midlands - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - - 1
C++ Programmer
UK

C++ Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C++ Programmer in their job title 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 with C++ Programmer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Qt
3 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) GoogleTest
3 3 (30.00%) UML
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) STL
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Google
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) LabVIEW
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 1 (10.00%) FFmpeg
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (10.00%) Relational Database

C++ Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C++ Programmer in their job title 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 with C++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) LabVIEW
1 3 (30.00%) GoogleTest
General
1 1 (10.00%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Qt
2 3 (30.00%) STL
2 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (10.00%) FFmpeg
3 1 (10.00%) MFC
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (30.00%) UML
2 3 (30.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
4 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
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