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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Software Developer
Rank 588 580 573
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Software Developer 41 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.053% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.056% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 10
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £30.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £42.50 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.75 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +7.94%
C++ Software Developer
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
47514 46808 45430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.72% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 31391 29406 28519
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 1352 1865 1936
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.24 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Software Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

C++ Software Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 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
South East -10 18 £350 - 11
South West 0 9 £300 - 3
London -4 9 £515 +14.44% 14
East of England +8 2 £480 - 7
North West - 1 £213 - 3
C++ Software Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 62 (100.00%) C++
2 34 (54.84%) Software Engineering
3 32 (51.61%) Linux
4 29 (46.77%) C
5 22 (35.48%) SQL
6 21 (33.87%) Multithreading
7 20 (32.26%) Unix
8 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
8 16 (25.81%) Oracle
9 15 (24.19%) Java
9 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (22.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 14 (22.58%) Perl
10 14 (22.58%) STL
11 11 (17.74%) UML
12 10 (16.13%) OO
12 10 (16.13%) Python
12 10 (16.13%) Scrum
13 9 (14.52%) Windows
14 8 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
14 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
14 8 (12.90%) DV Cleared
15 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
15 6 (9.68%) Finance
15 6 (9.68%) Aerospace
15 6 (9.68%) XML
15 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
15 6 (9.68%) Degree
15 6 (9.68%) User Experience
16 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills

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 (3.23%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Office
1 1 (1.61%) Revit
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.61%) MetaTrader
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) ASN.1
2 2 (3.23%) DVB
2 2 (3.23%) LDAP
2 2 (3.23%) UPnP
3 1 (1.61%) Firewall
3 1 (1.61%) H.323
3 1 (1.61%) SSL
3 1 (1.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
1 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.61%) Big Data
2 1 (1.61%) Ingres
2 1 (1.61%) MS Access
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) ClearCase
1 5 (8.06%) WiX
2 3 (4.84%) Ant
2 3 (4.84%) CppUnit
2 3 (4.84%) GoogleTest
2 3 (4.84%) NUnit
2 3 (4.84%) Subversion
2 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.23%) GCC
3 2 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.61%) ClearQuest
4 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.61%) FinalBuilder
4 1 (1.61%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.61%) Xcode
General
1 6 (9.68%) Aerospace
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
1 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.06%) Electronics
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
3 3 (4.84%) Military
4 2 (3.23%) Games
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Automotive
5 1 (1.61%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 14 (22.58%) STL
2 6 (9.68%) XML
3 4 (6.45%) Qt
4 3 (4.84%) .NET
4 3 (4.84%) XSD
5 2 (3.23%) FIX Protocol
5 2 (3.23%) Swing
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.61%) ATL
6 1 (1.61%) JMS
6 1 (1.61%) JSF
6 1 (1.61%) Motif
6 1 (1.61%) OpenGL
6 1 (1.61%) POCO
6 1 (1.61%) QML
6 1 (1.61%) Twisted
6 1 (1.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (1.61%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (9.68%) User Experience
3 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.45%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.84%) Fat Client
5 3 (4.84%) Interactive TV
5 3 (4.84%) Thin Client
6 2 (3.23%) Derivative
6 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.61%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.61%) STB
7 1 (1.61%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 32 (51.61%) Linux
2 20 (32.26%) Unix
3 9 (14.52%) Windows
4 2 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Software Engineering
2 21 (33.87%) Multithreading
3 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.74%) UML
5 10 (16.13%) OO
5 10 (16.13%) Scrum
6 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 5 (8.06%) Project Management
8 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.45%) OOD
9 3 (4.84%) Digital Signal Processing
9 3 (4.84%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (4.84%) Signal Processing
9 3 (4.84%) Time Management
9 3 (4.84%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.23%) Memory Management
10 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
10 2 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 62 (100.00%) C++
2 29 (46.77%) C
3 22 (35.48%) SQL
4 15 (24.19%) Java
5 14 (22.58%) Perl
6 10 (16.13%) Python
7 5 (8.06%) PHP
7 5 (8.06%) VC++
8 4 (6.45%) C#
8 4 (6.45%) Embedded C
8 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
9 3 (4.84%) ANSI C
9 3 (4.84%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.61%) VB
11 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.61%) VB6
11 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) DV Cleared
2 8 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.61%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) OpenTV
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) SAP
3 2 (3.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.61%) Autodesk
4 1 (1.61%) QNX
4 1 (1.61%) Serena
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