The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 6 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 7.41% 13.16% 7.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 29.41% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £317 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.32% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £21.25 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
C++
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 40.74% 44.74% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate £180 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Average hourly rate £11.25 £29.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.20% -0.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Fife

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Fife

C++
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Fife region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -2 1 £288 -
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) VectorCAST

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Fife region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) VectorCAST
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree