The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 22 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.25% 4.92% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.26% 13.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -0.63%
C++
Cheshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
38 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 42.70% 36.07% 12.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 3
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

C++
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Finance

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) DB2 Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) DBA
3 1 (33.33%) DB2 DBA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) COBOL
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM