The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 85 47 24
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -23
Contract jobs citing C++ 16 41 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.17% 3.41% 6.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.68% 7.11% 16.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 33 43
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£325 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £384 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
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
597 577 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 43.74% 48.00% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 413 189
Average daily rate £335 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.68% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.40 £35.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +1.42%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 13 (48.15%) C
3 11 (40.74%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) UNIX
4 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) AIX
7 6 (22.22%) PHP
7 6 (22.22%) Python
7 6 (22.22%) jBASE
7 6 (22.22%) Ruby
7 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 6 (22.22%) SDLC
8 5 (18.52%) Puppet
8 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (18.52%) DevOps
8 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) C#
8 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
8 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 4 (14.81%) EPoS
9 4 (14.81%) .NET
9 4 (14.81%) MySQL
9 4 (14.81%) DB2
9 4 (14.81%) Release Management
9 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (14.81%) Node.js
9 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
10 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
10 3 (11.11%) Redis

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) nginx
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.70%) Route 53
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) MySQL
1 4 (14.81%) DB2
1 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 3 (11.11%) Redis
3 2 (7.41%) SimpleDB
3 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Couchbase
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Games
3 2 (7.41%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) C++ Developer
3 4 (14.81%) C Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Pick Developer
3 4 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Coordinator
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Programmer
4 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C++/Java Developer
4 2 (7.41%) C Programmer
4 2 (7.41%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (7.41%) EPoS Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 3 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (11.11%) Web Services
2 3 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (3.70%) Symfony
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Remoting
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) RESTful
3 1 (3.70%) STL
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
3 1 (3.70%) OpenGL
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) EPoS
2 2 (7.41%) Mobile Games
2 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) UNIX
3 7 (25.93%) AIX
4 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 3 (11.11%) Android
5 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) SDLC
3 5 (18.52%) DevOps
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Configuration Management
4 4 (14.81%) Release Management
4 4 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.11%) RUP
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) DSDM
6 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (7.41%) Server Building
7 1 (3.70%) People Management
7 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
7 1 (3.70%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.70%) MapReduce
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Capacity Management
7 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) PHP
4 6 (22.22%) Python
4 6 (22.22%) Ruby
4 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
5 5 (18.52%) C#
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
7 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
7 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
1 1 (3.70%) Xen
1 1 (3.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Puppet
1 5 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) Cobbler
2 2 (7.41%) Salt
3 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) jBASE
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Percona
3 1 (3.70%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus
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