The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Software Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++ Software Engineer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Software Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £320 £294
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
C++ Software Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
608 438 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 97.44% 90.68% 91.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 226 204
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 61 66
Average hourly rate £19.66 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.15% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.32 £40.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

C++ Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

C++ Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

C++ Software Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

C++ Software Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Essex

C++ Software Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

C++ Software Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

C++ Software Engineer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

C++ Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region that cited C++ Software Engineer 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++ Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared