The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 29 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 0.66% 0.81% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.33% 1.49% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £313 £263 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.22%
C++
Devon

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

Programming Languages Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
75 67 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 49.67% 54.03% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 52 26
Median daily rate £445 £349 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% +8.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -53.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Exeter region with a requirement for C++.

1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) ISO 14001
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) NUnit
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) R
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) SOLID
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) PhD
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (12.50%) .NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Data Scientist
4 2 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Tester
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Tester
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) BDD
1 4 (50.00%) Scrum
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Data Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
2 2 (25.00%) SOLID
2 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) R
3 2 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 14001
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001