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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 8.93% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
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
16 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 28.57% 66.67% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate £338 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.51% +6.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Average hourly rate £34.80 £11.25 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.33% -61.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.25 £28.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £11.25 £31.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+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++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) UML
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 4 (36.36%) Military
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Apache
5 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
5 4 (36.36%) Ada
5 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) JSP
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) C
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Time Management
6 3 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
6 3 (27.27%) Change Control
6 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
1 4 (36.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) GPRS
1 2 (18.18%) PSTN
1 2 (18.18%) PPP
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
1 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
2 3 (27.27%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (9.09%) C++Builder
General
1 4 (36.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Programmer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) JSP
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) WinForms
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows CE
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) OOP
5 2 (18.18%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) Ada
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C
4 2 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded C++
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter