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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Programmer
Rank 604 594 579
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 2 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.038% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.040% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 8
Median daily rate £650 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £243
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +44.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
C++ Programmer
UK

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
46756 47408 46705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.70% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30937 29879 29302
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1327 1880 1986
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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
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 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 1 £650 -10.34% 8
East of England - 1 - - 1
C++ Programmer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Rogue Wave
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Equities
4 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (18.18%) Sybase
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
4 2 (18.18%) Rendezvous
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Games
5 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Games
1 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Front Office
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Rendezvous
3 1 (9.09%) ATL
3 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
3 1 (9.09%) POCO
3 1 (9.09%) QML
3 1 (9.09%) Qt
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Equities
1 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
2 1 (9.09%) PlayStation
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
1 4 (36.36%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) Game Development
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) SOLID
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Rogue Wave
1 2 (18.18%) Sybase
1 2 (18.18%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Autodesk