The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Rank 72 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 17 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.56% 1.67% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.99% 3.74% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 19 9
Median daily rate £375 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £349 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-3.97% +12.82%

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
569 615 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 52.06% 44.60% 43.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 434 345
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £575 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for C++.

1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
4 10 (47.62%) Android
4 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 10 (47.62%) Python
5 9 (42.86%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 8 (38.10%) Ruby
6 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 7 (33.33%) C
7 7 (33.33%) Web Services
7 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
8 6 (28.57%) JIRA
8 6 (28.57%) C#
8 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
9 5 (23.81%) Android Studio
9 5 (23.81%) Kanban
9 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
9 5 (23.81%) Project Management
9 5 (23.81%) Scrum
10 4 (19.05%) Google
10 4 (19.05%) Maven
10 4 (19.05%) TDD
10 4 (19.05%) CSS
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 4 (19.05%) OO
10 4 (19.05%) HTML

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Apache
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (19.05%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (19.05%) IaaS
1 4 (19.05%) Loggly
1 4 (19.05%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) Riak
3 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.76%) HBase
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Redis
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 7 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 6 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 6 (28.57%) JIRA
4 5 (23.81%) Android Studio
4 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
5 4 (19.05%) Grunt
5 4 (19.05%) Maven
5 4 (19.05%) Vagrant
6 3 (14.29%) FitNesse
6 3 (14.29%) Robot Framework
7 2 (9.52%) Selenium
General
1 4 (19.05%) Electronics
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Electronics Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Android Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Embedded C Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) iOS Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Tester
7 1 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) VB Developer
7 1 (4.76%) VB Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (19.05%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) CSS3
2 4 (19.05%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) Node.js
3 3 (14.29%) Apache Camel
3 3 (14.29%) Kafka
3 3 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (14.29%) REST
3 3 (14.29%) Spring
3 3 (14.29%) Spring Boot
4 2 (9.52%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Android SDK
5 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Android
2 9 (42.86%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.76%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Kanban
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Android Development
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 2 (9.52%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) Security Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) QA Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) Python
3 8 (38.10%) Ruby
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 7 (33.33%) C
5 6 (28.57%) C#
6 4 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 4 (19.05%) Go
6 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 4 (19.05%) Scala
7 2 (9.52%) Apple Swift
7 2 (9.52%) Objective-C
7 2 (9.52%) VB
7 2 (9.52%) VB6
7 2 (9.52%) XPath
7 2 (9.52%) XQuery
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) HDFS
3 1 (4.76%) VirtualBox
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Ansible
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (19.05%) Puppet
1 4 (19.05%) Salt
1 4 (19.05%) ZABBIX
2 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Google
1 4 (19.05%) New Relic
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
1 4 (19.05%) Rackspace
1 4 (19.05%) SaltStack
1 4 (19.05%) Splunk
2 1 (4.76%) VMware