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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 86 66 69
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Contract jobs citing C++ 18 42 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.33% 2.57% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 5.97% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 38 5
Median daily rate £320 £406 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.23% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.57
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.37%
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
681 703 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 50.44% 43.08% 31.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 496 211
Median daily rate £415 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -58.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 17 (43.59%) Python
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) Open Source
2 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 15 (38.46%) Linux
4 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 13 (33.33%) Oracle
4 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (33.33%) SaaS
4 13 (33.33%) PaaS
5 12 (30.77%) Java
6 11 (28.21%) C
6 11 (28.21%) Problem Management
7 9 (23.08%) Degree
7 9 (23.08%) DevOps
8 8 (20.51%) IaaS
8 8 (20.51%) Puppet
8 8 (20.51%) Data Management
8 8 (20.51%) Web Services
8 8 (20.51%) Middleware
8 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
10 6 (15.38%) OOP
10 6 (15.38%) MySQL
10 6 (15.38%) Algorithms
10 6 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
11 5 (12.82%) .NET

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 (5.13%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) PaaS
1 13 (33.33%) SaaS
2 8 (20.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) LDAP
1 3 (7.69%) SMTP
2 1 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) MySQL
3 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Hive
4 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.13%) HBase
5 1 (2.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.56%) Mahout
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) C++ Developer
3 6 (15.38%) C++ Programmer
3 6 (15.38%) Programmer
4 5 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Delphi Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Digital Developer
6 3 (7.69%) ETL Developer
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Data Scientist
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Solutions Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Middleware
1 8 (20.51%) Web Services
2 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) CSS
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services Management
4 3 (7.69%) Ajax
4 3 (7.69%) ebXML
4 3 (7.69%) HTML
4 3 (7.69%) LAMP
4 3 (7.69%) REST
4 3 (7.69%) SOAP
4 3 (7.69%) Velocity
5 2 (5.13%) XHTML
6 1 (2.56%) Cascading
6 1 (2.56%) RESTful
6 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Algorithms
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
3 3 (7.69%) Smartcard
3 3 (7.69%) Telematics
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Neural Network
4 2 (5.13%) Statistics
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.56%) Physics
5 1 (2.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) ITIL
2 16 (41.03%) Open Source
3 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 11 (28.21%) Problem Management
5 9 (23.08%) DevOps
6 8 (20.51%) Data Management
7 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.38%) Concurrent Programming
8 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
8 6 (15.38%) OOP
9 5 (12.82%) Resource Management
10 4 (10.26%) ETL
10 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
11 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (7.69%) Data Security
12 2 (5.13%) Machine Learning
12 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
12 2 (5.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) Python
2 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) Java
4 11 (28.21%) C
5 5 (12.82%) C#
5 5 (12.82%) SQL
6 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 3 (7.69%) Delphi
7 3 (7.69%) PHP
7 3 (7.69%) Ruby
8 2 (5.13%) MATLAB
8 2 (5.13%) R
8 2 (5.13%) Scala
9 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
9 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (7.69%) CCNP
3 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCSE
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) RHCE
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) HL7
2 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (20.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Informatica