The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 36 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 3.33% 1.23% 11.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 2.38% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate £475 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
C++
Surrey

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

Programming Languages Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
130 42 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 72.22% 51.85% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 36 19
Average daily rate £450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £350 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 5 (62.50%) Subversion
1 5 (62.50%) Google
1 5 (62.50%) GWT
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) OO
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP
4 1 (12.50%) IKE
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) IKE
1 1 (12.50%) IPsec
1 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C++ Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Designer
4 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) GWT
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 5 (62.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Google
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle