The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 10 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 5.77% 1.89% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.09% 4.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £330 £483 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.60% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
C++
Buckinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 63.46% 39.62% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 15
Median daily rate £378 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £350 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £490 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

C++
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

C++
Top 23 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) ATL
2 5 (55.56%) Xcode
2 5 (55.56%) Objective-C
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) POCO
3 4 (44.44%) QNX
3 4 (44.44%) Telelogic
3 4 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) RS-232
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) C++/CLI
3 4 (44.44%) MFC
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) UML
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) RS-422
5 1 (11.11%) C

C++
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) RS-232
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 2 (22.22%) RS-422
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Xcode
2 4 (44.44%) Rational Rhapsody
2 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) C++ Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) ATL
2 5 (55.56%) POCO
3 4 (44.44%) MFC
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Embedded Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
1 4 (44.44%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Objective-C
2 4 (44.44%) C++/CLI
3 1 (11.11%) C
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) QNX
1 4 (44.44%) Telelogic