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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Rank 39 44 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing C++ 15 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.91% 2.51% 2.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.74% 6.22% 6.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Median daily rate £300 £450 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £450 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £450 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £366
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
Median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £37.50 £41.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.77% +5.62%

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
154 209 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 40.10% 40.35% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 144 96
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 19 14
Median hourly rate £36.00 £44.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £36.50 £31.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

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++
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 16 January 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
Basildon -8 4 - -
Brentwood - 2 £260 -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 9 (47.37%) SQL
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Java
3 7 (36.84%) Unix
4 6 (31.58%) C
4 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
4 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
5 5 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) PVCS
5 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 5 (26.32%) Sun
5 5 (26.32%) Sun Certification
5 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
6 3 (15.79%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Automotive
6 3 (15.79%) TDD
6 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
6 3 (15.79%) Cocoa
6 3 (15.79%) Xcode
6 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
6 3 (15.79%) OOD
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.79%) XML
6 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) JUnit

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 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Yammer
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.53%) SQLite
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) PVCS
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Xcode
3 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Automotive
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) PL/SQL Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) iOS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Integration Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Cocoa
1 3 (15.79%) Core Animation
1 3 (15.79%) Core Data
1 3 (15.79%) HTML
1 3 (15.79%) iOS SDK
1 3 (15.79%) iPhone SDK
1 3 (15.79%) JSON
1 3 (15.79%) RESTful
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) COM
2 2 (10.53%) Qt
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Animation
1 3 (15.79%) iPhone
1 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) BeagleBone
2 1 (5.26%) Robotics
2 1 (5.26%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Unix
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Systems Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Web Development
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) iOS Development
3 3 (15.79%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (15.79%) OOD
3 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Case Management
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) Document Management
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) C
3 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
3 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
4 3 (15.79%) Apple Swift
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Objective-C
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C++
5 2 (10.53%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Perl
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Sun Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 5 (26.32%) Sun
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Infor
4 2 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (10.53%) SAP
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