The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Programmer role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Programmer
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Programmer 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.33% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £243 £250
% change year-on-year
+48.45% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C++ Programmer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
284 267 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 92.81% 97.09% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 151 117
Average daily rate £338 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £9.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £128.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

C++ Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ Programmer in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

C++ Programmer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited C++ Programmer in their job title 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 with C++ Programmer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Xbox
1 1 (100.00%) PlayStation

C++ Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited C++ Programmer in their job title 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 with C++ Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) PlayStation
1 1 (100.00%) Xbox
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree