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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 46 59 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing C++ 9 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.91% 0.31% 1.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.14% 0.99% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £343 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% -5.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
C++
East of England

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
175 202 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.08% 31.46% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 116 100
Median daily rate £311 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.87% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 15 25
Median hourly rate £32.50 £40.60 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.95% +1.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £37.45 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.33 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

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++
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++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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
Chelmsford +12 1 - -
Harlow - 1 £360 -
Basildon - 1 - - 1
Brentwood - 1 £325 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) Windows
1 6 (46.15%) C
2 5 (38.46%) Device Driver
2 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (30.77%) CAN bus
3 4 (30.77%) ANSI C
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
3 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) JTAG
3 4 (30.77%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Ajax
5 2 (15.38%) Java SE
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) JPA
5 2 (15.38%) JSR 170
5 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
5 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) GlassFish
5 2 (15.38%) JAX-WS
5 2 (15.38%) Ext JS

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 (15.38%) GlassFish
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Ant
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) SoapUI
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) PVCS
General
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) C++ Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C++ Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) C++/Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Ajax
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
2 2 (15.38%) Ext JS
2 2 (15.38%) Java SE
2 2 (15.38%) JAX-WS
2 2 (15.38%) JPA
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) JSR 170
2 2 (15.38%) OSGi
2 2 (15.38%) SAML
2 2 (15.38%) SOAP
2 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Struts
2 2 (15.38%) TopLink
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) XHTML
2 2 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Device Driver
1 5 (38.46%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (30.77%) CAN bus
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (15.38%) Replication
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Unix
3 2 (15.38%) Solaris
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) B2C
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (15.38%) Information Management
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 1 (7.69%) Cross-Platform Development
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C
2 4 (30.77%) ANSI C
2 4 (30.77%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) PL/SQL
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) C#
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) JTAG
2 1 (7.69%) MISRA
2 1 (7.69%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle