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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 90 84 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -36
Contract jobs citing C++ 21 22 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.40% 1.44% 3.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 3.53% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 33
Median daily rate £525 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £274 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £707 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.33% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.32%
C++
West Yorkshire

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
758 624 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.60% 40.84% 46.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 548 460 380
Median daily rate £400 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £287 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £15.67 £35.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.22% +133.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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++
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for C++.

1 33 (55.00%) Python
2 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (33.33%) .NET
5 18 (30.00%) Open Source
6 16 (26.67%) C#
6 16 (26.67%) Java
7 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
8 13 (21.67%) Linux
8 13 (21.67%) ITIL
8 13 (21.67%) PRINCE2
8 13 (21.67%) SaaS
8 13 (21.67%) PaaS
8 13 (21.67%) DevOps
9 12 (20.00%) ETL
9 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 12 (20.00%) Informatica
9 12 (20.00%) Oracle
10 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
10 11 (18.33%) SQL
10 11 (18.33%) T-SQL
10 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
10 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
10 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (16.67%) Data Security
11 10 (16.67%) Algorithms
12 9 (15.00%) Velocity
13 8 (13.33%) Data Management
13 8 (13.33%) Ruby
13 8 (13.33%) Puppet

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 (1.67%) CMS
1 1 (1.67%) Drupal
1 1 (1.67%) Joomla!
1 1 (1.67%) SAS
1 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
1 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.67%) PaaS
1 13 (21.67%) SaaS
2 8 (13.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Firebug
2 1 (1.67%) ERwin
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Law
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (55.00%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Architect
3 12 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 11 (18.33%) Technical Architect
5 9 (15.00%) ETL Developer
6 7 (11.67%) .NET Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.33%) C Developer
8 5 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.67%) C/C++ Developer
9 4 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.67%) VB Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Applications Developer
10 3 (5.00%) C++/Java Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Informatica Developer
10 3 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
10 3 (5.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (15.00%) Velocity
3 8 (13.33%) Middleware
4 7 (11.67%) HTML
5 6 (10.00%) CSS
6 5 (8.33%) Web Services
7 4 (6.67%) Web Services Management
8 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.00%) CSS3
8 3 (5.00%) HTML5
8 3 (5.00%) XML
9 2 (3.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.33%) COM+
9 2 (3.33%) jQuery
9 2 (3.33%) Mustache
9 2 (3.33%) Qt
9 2 (3.33%) Sass
9 2 (3.33%) XHTML
10 1 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.00%) EPoS
3 2 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.33%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.33%) STB
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Linux
2 4 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.00%) Open Source
3 13 (21.67%) DevOps
3 13 (21.67%) ITIL
3 13 (21.67%) PRINCE2
4 12 (20.00%) ETL
5 11 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (18.33%) Problem Management
5 11 (18.33%) Unit Testing
6 10 (16.67%) Data Security
7 8 (13.33%) Data Management
8 5 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
8 5 (8.33%) Resource Management
8 5 (8.33%) Service Design
9 4 (6.67%) Refactoring
10 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.00%) Web Development
11 2 (3.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) Python
2 27 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (26.67%) C#
3 16 (26.67%) Java
4 11 (18.33%) PL/SQL
4 11 (18.33%) SQL
4 11 (18.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.33%) Ruby
6 7 (11.67%) C
7 6 (10.00%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.33%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (13.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (20.00%) Informatica
1 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (1.67%) Citrix
2 1 (1.67%) IBM
2 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.67%) VMware
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