The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Rank 45 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Contract jobs citing C++ 13 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.34% 1.42% 1.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 3.89% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Median daily rate £275 £450 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.88% +48.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £450 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £450 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.13% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Median hourly rate £38.75 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.42% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £38.70 £41.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.88 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.11% +12.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 180 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 40.10% 36.51% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 126 93
Median daily rate £423 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 26
Median hourly rate £37.00 £44.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.50 £32.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Essex

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

C++
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Brentwood - 4 £260 -
Basildon -4 3 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (33.33%) C
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) OOA/OOD
2 7 (29.17%) OOD
2 7 (29.17%) JUnit
2 7 (29.17%) XML
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) Cocoa
2 7 (29.17%) Xcode
2 7 (29.17%) Objective-C
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
2 7 (29.17%) TDD
2 7 (29.17%) Pair Programming
2 7 (29.17%) Animation
2 7 (29.17%) JSON
2 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (29.17%) iPhone
2 7 (29.17%) RESTful
2 7 (29.17%) Core Animation
2 7 (29.17%) iPhone SDK
2 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
2 7 (29.17%) GitHub
2 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
2 7 (29.17%) Apple Swift
2 7 (29.17%) iOS SDK

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
1 7 (29.17%) JUnit
1 7 (29.17%) Xcode
2 5 (20.83%) PVCS
3 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Automotive
2 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) iOS Developer
3 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Integration Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.17%) RF Design Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) RF Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Cocoa
1 7 (29.17%) Core Animation
1 7 (29.17%) Core Data
1 7 (29.17%) HTML
1 7 (29.17%) iOS SDK
1 7 (29.17%) iPhone SDK
1 7 (29.17%) JSON
1 7 (29.17%) RESTful
1 7 (29.17%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) COM
2 2 (8.33%) Qt
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
3 1 (4.17%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Animation
1 7 (29.17%) iPhone
1 7 (29.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) BeagleBone
2 1 (4.17%) Robotics
2 1 (4.17%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
3 6 (25.00%) Unix
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
5 3 (12.50%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
1 7 (29.17%) MVC
1 7 (29.17%) OOA/OOD
1 7 (29.17%) OOD
1 7 (29.17%) Pair Programming
1 7 (29.17%) TDD
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
3 5 (20.83%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Case Management
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Data Management
4 2 (8.33%) Document Management
4 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (29.17%) Apple Swift
2 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) Objective-C
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (20.83%) Sun
3 2 (8.33%) Infor
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.33%) SAP