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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 17 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 8.46% 1.39% 0.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.19% 4.26% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
64 47 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 49.23% 32.64% 30.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 43
Median daily rate £300 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +45.09%
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++
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 August 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 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) Python
2 14 (66.67%) R
3 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (61.90%) MATLAB
4 12 (57.14%) PhD
4 12 (57.14%) Data Mining
4 12 (57.14%) Finance
4 12 (57.14%) Degree
4 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 12 (57.14%) Analytics
4 12 (57.14%) Machine Learning
4 12 (57.14%) Data Analytics
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) C#
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) Scrum
6 7 (33.33%) NUnit
7 6 (28.57%) BDD
8 5 (23.81%) ISO 14001
8 5 (23.81%) SAS
8 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
9 4 (19.05%) SPSS
9 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
10 2 (9.52%) QA
10 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
10 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
10 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) Data Mining
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) NUnit
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Data Scientist
2 8 (38.10%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Tester
5 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Tester
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C++/C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) HTML
1 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (57.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Analytics
1 12 (57.14%) Data Analytics
1 12 (57.14%) Machine Learning
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) TDD
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
5 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) SOLID
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) SQL
2 14 (66.67%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) Python
2 14 (66.67%) R
3 13 (61.90%) MATLAB
4 8 (38.10%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
6 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
1 12 (57.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) ISO 14001
1 5 (23.81%) ISO 9001
2 2 (9.52%) QA