The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 24 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.65% - 1.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% - 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£288 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
49 72 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 31.82% 50.70% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 60 24
Average daily rate £450 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £459 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £68.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Ipswich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) OO
1 8 (80.00%) OOD
2 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) MFC
3 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
3 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Information Management
5 3 (30.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Delphi
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) ActionScript
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) Flash
6 2 (20.00%) Macromedia
6 2 (20.00%) jQuery
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
7 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (10.00%) JSON
7 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (10.00%) Qt
7 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) HTML5

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Ipswich 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Law
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Delphi Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) MFC
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
2 2 (20.00%) Flash
2 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) Qt
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) CSS3
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) OO
1 8 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (40.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) Delphi
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Macromedia