The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 44 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.81% - 2.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.81% - 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 13
Median daily rate £358 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 - £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
221 221 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.65% 33.33% 42.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 126 196
Median daily rate £375 £334 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -4.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £203 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 - £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 - £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (47.37%) C
1 9 (47.37%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Python
2 7 (36.84%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (26.32%) SDLC
4 4 (21.05%) RSA Archer
4 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) Unix
5 3 (15.79%) .NET
5 3 (15.79%) Sybase
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) OO
5 3 (15.79%) Workflow
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
5 3 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
5 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (10.53%) QA
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) JIRA
6 2 (10.53%) UML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) Modbus
1 1 (5.26%) RS-232
1 1 (5.26%) RS-485
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (10.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Embedded Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) C++ Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Real Time Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Developer
6 1 (5.26%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) XML
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) WPF
3 1 (5.26%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (10.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.26%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) SDLC
1 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) Dashboard Development
3 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
3 3 (15.79%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
3 3 (15.79%) Workflow
4 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
4 2 (10.53%) UML
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C
1 9 (47.37%) Perl
2 7 (36.84%) Java
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) C#
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) VB6
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
6 1 (5.26%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Def Stans
2 1 (5.26%) DO-178B
2 1 (5.26%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Sybase
2 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.26%) Atmel
2 1 (5.26%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) ILOG
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft