The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 23 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Scotland / Highlands
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 15.38% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.68% +12.82%

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

Programming Languages Category
Highlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Highlands 30.77% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

C++
Daily Rate Trend in the Highlands

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in the Highlands

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in the Highlands

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the Highlands

C++
Contract Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 2 £300 -
C++
Scotland

C++
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Highlands region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) ISO13485

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Physics
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO13485