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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 83 64 65
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 44 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.53% 2.75% 2.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.09% 6.77% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 38 11
Median daily rate £275 £525 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.61% +40.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
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
549 650 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 48.58% 40.65% 41.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 431 327
Median daily rate £425 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 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 14 (60.87%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C
3 9 (39.13%) Oracle
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 6 (26.09%) Windows
4 6 (26.09%) Linux
4 6 (26.09%) OOP
4 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) MySQL
4 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
4 6 (26.09%) Concurrent Programming
5 5 (21.74%) Kanban
5 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
7 3 (13.04%) FitNesse
7 3 (13.04%) HL7
7 3 (13.04%) Ruby
7 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 3 (13.04%) PKI
7 3 (13.04%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (13.04%) Android
7 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Open Source
7 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
7 3 (13.04%) REST
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement

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 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) LDAP
1 3 (13.04%) SMTP
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) MySQL
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
4 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.70%) HBase
5 1 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (4.35%) Mahout
5 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) FitNesse
1 3 (13.04%) Robot Framework
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) C++ Developer
2 6 (26.09%) C++ Programmer
2 6 (26.09%) Programmer
3 3 (13.04%) Delphi Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Data Scientist
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Solutions Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) Ajax
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) ebXML
1 3 (13.04%) LAMP
1 3 (13.04%) REST
1 3 (13.04%) SOAP
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) Cascading
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) PKI
2 3 (13.04%) Smartcard
2 3 (13.04%) Telematics
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (8.70%) Neural Network
3 2 (8.70%) Statistics
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Physics
4 1 (4.35%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Linux
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Embedded Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (26.09%) Concurrent Programming
1 6 (26.09%) Multithreading
1 6 (26.09%) OOP
2 5 (21.74%) Kanban
2 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
5 2 (8.70%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Prototyping
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Security Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
5 3 (13.04%) C#
5 3 (13.04%) Delphi
5 3 (13.04%) PHP
5 3 (13.04%) Python
5 3 (13.04%) Ruby
6 2 (8.70%) MATLAB
6 2 (8.70%) R
6 2 (8.70%) Scala
6 2 (8.70%) XPath
6 2 (8.70%) XQuery
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C
7 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) MCSE
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) RHCE
3 1 (4.35%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) HL7
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
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