The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 10 6
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife - 7.02% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 30.77% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.38 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
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 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 36.67% 22.81% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Median daily rate £275 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.93 £40.38 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.08% +258.93%
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 Fife

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Fife region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 29 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 Fife region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Ada
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Ada Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Ada Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Python Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Device Driver
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Image Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Ada
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft