The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had C++ Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Software Developer
UK / England
Rank 547 592 578
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -14
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 27 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.040% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.042% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 12
Median daily rate £381 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £38.75 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -

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
39084 45330 45191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.69% 95.08% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25688 29596 28242
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1379 1518 1795
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

C++ Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

C++ Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Software Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

C++ Software Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

C++ Software Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

C++ Software Developer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C++ Software Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

C++ Software Developer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C++ Software Developer
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++ Software Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
South East +23 14 £360 +2.85% 5
London +30 9 £538 +7.50% 13
East Midlands - 2 £200 - 4
South West +3 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 - - 7
C++ Software Developer
UK

C++ Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, C++ Software Developer 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++ Software Developer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (56.86%) Java
3 28 (54.90%) Linux
4 26 (50.98%) SQL
5 21 (41.18%) C
6 20 (39.22%) C#
6 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
7 18 (35.29%) Multithreading
8 17 (33.33%) Perl
9 16 (31.37%) Unix
10 15 (29.41%) Oracle
10 15 (29.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 14 (27.45%) STL
11 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (25.49%) Python
13 11 (21.57%) Windows
14 10 (19.61%) Scrum
14 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
15 9 (17.65%) Validation
16 8 (15.69%) Finance
16 8 (15.69%) XML
16 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
16 8 (15.69%) .NET
16 8 (15.69%) SDLC
17 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
17 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
17 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
17 7 (13.73%) MFC
17 7 (13.73%) MySQL
17 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management

C++ Software Developer 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.96%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (3.92%) Google Compute Engine
1 2 (3.92%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) DVB
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Big Data
3 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) OLTP
3 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.76%) JIRA
3 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.88%) ClearCase
4 3 (5.88%) Subversion
5 2 (3.92%) ERwin
5 2 (3.92%) Log4Net
5 2 (3.92%) NUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.96%) JUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Mercurial
General
1 8 (15.69%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Electronics
3 4 (7.84%) Banking
4 3 (5.88%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.92%) Front Office
5 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.96%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 14 (27.45%) STL
3 8 (15.69%) .NET
3 8 (15.69%) XML
4 7 (13.73%) MFC
5 6 (11.76%) WCF
5 6 (11.76%) XML Messaging
6 3 (5.88%) REST
6 3 (5.88%) Web Services
7 2 (3.92%) DOM
7 2 (3.92%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (3.92%) JiBX
7 2 (3.92%) JSP
7 2 (3.92%) OpenGL
7 2 (3.92%) Qt
7 2 (3.92%) SOAP
7 2 (3.92%) WinForms
7 2 (3.92%) WPF
8 1 (1.96%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (1.96%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Client/Server
1 6 (11.76%) Replication
2 5 (9.80%) Fixed Income
3 3 (5.88%) Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.96%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.96%) STB
Operating Systems
1 28 (54.90%) Linux
2 16 (31.37%) Unix
3 11 (21.57%) Windows
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) Software Engineering
2 18 (35.29%) Multithreading
3 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) Scrum
5 9 (17.65%) Validation
6 8 (15.69%) SDLC
7 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (11.76%) Code Coverage
8 6 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (11.76%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.76%) Data Transformation
8 6 (11.76%) MVC
9 4 (7.84%) TDD
10 3 (5.88%) Low Latency
10 3 (5.88%) Use Case
11 2 (3.92%) Analytics
11 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
11 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (56.86%) Java
3 26 (50.98%) SQL
4 21 (41.18%) C
5 20 (39.22%) C#
6 17 (33.33%) Perl
7 13 (25.49%) Python
8 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
9 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.92%) Scala
10 2 (3.92%) VC++
11 1 (1.96%) Ada
11 1 (1.96%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.96%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.96%) Ruby
11 1 (1.96%) SPARQL
11 1 (1.96%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.76%) Telerik
4 3 (5.88%) Sybase
5 2 (3.92%) Google
5 2 (3.92%) Infragistics
5 2 (3.92%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.96%) MapR
6 1 (1.96%) Reuters
6 1 (1.96%) Samsung
6 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
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