The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Ipswich region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 27 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.35% 2.82% 1.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.55% 7.69% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£363 - £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
88 26 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 51.76% 36.62% 31.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 18 39
Average daily rate £365 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 11
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 28 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (62.50%) Electronics
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) HND
3 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Network Management
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 3 (37.50%) UML
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) OOD
5 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (25.00%) Automotive
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
5 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
6 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (12.50%) Windows

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

General
1 5 (62.50%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (25.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 4 (50.00%) Network Management
2 4 (50.00%) Cyber Security
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (37.50%) UML
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) OOD
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) HND
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
1 4 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Ipswich
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £42000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £37 per hour + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago