The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had C++ Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer - C++
UK / England
Rank 494 542 528
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -14
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 85 66 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 30
Median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £304 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 18 21
Median hourly rate £43.50 £41.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £46.59 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £41.25 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+4.24% +1.85%

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
39568 44607 44474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.66% 95.07% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25980 29105 27895
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 £255 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1426 1501 1768
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 £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

C++ Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

C++ Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

C++ Software Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

C++ Software Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

C++ Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

C++ Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

C++ Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Software Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

C++ Software Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

C++ Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 21 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 +15 35 £360 +5.88% 20
South West +8 16 £425 +30.76% 10
London +15 11 £413 -1.78% 10
North West +21 8 £301 -36.57% 4
East of England +9 8 - - 15
Yorkshire - 3 £400 - 3
East Midlands - 3 - - 4
North East - 1 £350 - 2
C++ Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, C++ Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 157 (100.00%) C++
1 157 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 73 (46.50%) Linux
3 58 (36.94%) C
4 51 (32.48%) OO
5 49 (31.21%) Security Cleared
6 44 (28.03%) SC Cleared
6 44 (28.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 43 (27.39%) Multithreading
7 43 (27.39%) UML
7 43 (27.39%) STL
8 37 (23.57%) C#
9 33 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (18.47%) Java
11 27 (17.20%) Subversion
12 25 (15.92%) GCC
12 25 (15.92%) GDB
13 24 (15.29%) Trac
13 24 (15.29%) Asterisk PBX
13 24 (15.29%) LTE
13 24 (15.29%) RANAP
13 24 (15.29%) Windows
13 24 (15.29%) PBX
13 24 (15.29%) UMTS
13 24 (15.29%) VoIP
13 24 (15.29%) GSM
13 24 (15.29%) Cisco
13 24 (15.29%) RTP
13 24 (15.29%) Telecoms
13 24 (15.29%) Diameter Protocol

C++ Software Engineer 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 (1.27%) Apache Pig
1 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (4.46%) Simulink
2 3 (1.91%) MS Office
3 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.64%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.64%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (15.29%) Asterisk PBX
1 24 (15.29%) Diameter Protocol
1 24 (15.29%) GSM
1 24 (15.29%) LTE
1 24 (15.29%) PBX
1 24 (15.29%) RANAP
1 24 (15.29%) RTP
1 24 (15.29%) UMTS
1 24 (15.29%) VoIP
2 10 (6.37%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.73%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.55%) GGSN
4 4 (2.55%) MGW
4 4 (2.55%) SGSN
5 3 (1.91%) Ethernet
5 3 (1.91%) HTTP
5 3 (1.91%) Internet
5 3 (1.91%) Wireless
6 2 (1.27%) Firewall
6 2 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.55%) Big Data
1 4 (2.55%) Hadoop
1 4 (2.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.91%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.27%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.64%) GIS
4 1 (0.64%) MySQL
4 1 (0.64%) SQLite
4 1 (0.64%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 27 (17.20%) Subversion
2 25 (15.92%) GCC
2 25 (15.92%) GDB
3 24 (15.29%) Trac
4 12 (7.64%) Visual Studio
5 10 (6.37%) Rational Rhapsody
6 8 (5.10%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (3.82%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.55%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.55%) JIRA
8 4 (2.55%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.27%) Android Studio
9 2 (1.27%) NetBeans
10 1 (0.64%) Ant
10 1 (0.64%) Gradle
10 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.64%) JUnit
10 1 (0.64%) LabVIEW
10 1 (0.64%) NUnit
10 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (15.29%) Telecoms
2 17 (10.83%) Manufacturing
3 9 (5.73%) Aerospace
4 7 (4.46%) Electronics
4 7 (4.46%) Finance
5 3 (1.91%) Games
6 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) Avionics
6 2 (1.27%) Law
6 2 (1.27%) Military
7 1 (0.64%) Marketing
7 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (28.03%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 43 (27.39%) STL
3 10 (6.37%) .NET
3 10 (6.37%) Qt
4 9 (5.73%) XML
5 8 (5.10%) WPF
6 6 (3.82%) Web Services
7 5 (3.18%) MFC
8 4 (2.55%) OpenGL
8 4 (2.55%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 4 (2.55%) Unreal Engine
9 3 (1.91%) EJB
9 3 (1.91%) Java EE
9 3 (1.91%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (1.27%) .NET Framework
10 2 (1.27%) ATL
10 2 (1.27%) LINQ
10 2 (1.27%) REST
10 2 (1.27%) Spring
10 2 (1.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.73%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (3.82%) RIA
3 4 (2.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.55%) Device Driver
4 3 (1.91%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.91%) Client/Server
4 3 (1.91%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.91%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 3 (1.91%) NHS
5 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.27%) User Experience
6 1 (0.64%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.64%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.64%) STB
Operating Systems
1 73 (46.50%) Linux
2 24 (15.29%) Windows
3 18 (11.46%) Unix
4 9 (5.73%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (3.82%) Android
6 3 (1.91%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.91%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (1.27%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.64%) OpenWrt
8 1 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (32.48%) OO
3 43 (27.39%) Multithreading
3 43 (27.39%) UML
4 33 (21.02%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (15.29%) Cross-Platform Development
6 18 (11.46%) High Availability
7 17 (10.83%) Integration Testing
7 17 (10.83%) Scrum
8 13 (8.28%) TDD
9 11 (7.01%) Configuration Management
10 7 (4.46%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.46%) SysML
11 6 (3.82%) BDD
11 6 (3.82%) OOD
12 5 (3.18%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (3.18%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (3.18%) OOP
12 5 (3.18%) Open Source
12 5 (3.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (100.00%) C++
2 58 (36.94%) C
3 37 (23.57%) C#
4 29 (18.47%) Java
5 20 (12.74%) SQL
6 18 (11.46%) Perl
7 16 (10.19%) Embedded C++
8 11 (7.01%) Embedded C
8 11 (7.01%) Python
9 10 (6.37%) MATLAB
10 8 (5.10%) Ada
11 6 (3.82%) JavaScript
12 3 (1.91%) Lua
12 3 (1.91%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.27%) ANSI C
13 2 (1.27%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.64%) Delphi
14 1 (0.64%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (31.21%) Security Cleared
2 44 (28.03%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.55%) Degree
4 3 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.91%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) MISRA
1 4 (2.55%) QA
2 3 (1.91%) MISRA C
3 2 (1.27%) Def Stans
3 2 (1.27%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.91%) Firmware
2 2 (1.27%) Docker
2 2 (1.27%) KVM
2 2 (1.27%) LXC
2 2 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.64%) BusyBox
Vendors
1 24 (15.29%) Cisco
2 15 (9.55%) Oracle
3 6 (3.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.27%) Brocade
4 2 (1.27%) CA
4 2 (1.27%) QNX
4 2 (1.27%) Riverbed
4 2 (1.27%) VMware
4 2 (1.27%) Vyatta
5 1 (0.64%) EMC
5 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.64%) Renesas
5 1 (0.64%) Twitter
5 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
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