The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 18 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 6.71% 5.26% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.92% 10.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £325 £381 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -0.63%
C++
Leicestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
79 73 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 48.17% 48.03% 40.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 36
Median daily rate £300 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £400 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 18
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 Leicester region with a requirement for C++.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Qt
2 9 (64.29%) QML
3 8 (57.14%) RESTful
3 8 (57.14%) Bluetooth
3 8 (57.14%) Smart Meter
4 7 (50.00%) Doxygen
4 7 (50.00%) ZigBee
4 7 (50.00%) SQLite
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) Java
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
6 1 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (7.14%) VBScript
6 1 (7.14%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (7.14%) XML
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Linux
6 1 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) OO
6 1 (7.14%) Python
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Electronics

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Bluetooth
2 7 (50.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQLite
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) CouchDB
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Electronics
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) C++ Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Qt Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded C Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) QML
1 9 (64.29%) Qt
2 8 (57.14%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) Akka
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
4 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
4 1 (7.14%) SAML
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Android
2 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) CRM
2 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
2 1 (7.14%) OO
2 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Scrum
2 1 (7.14%) SDLC
2 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
2 1 (7.14%) TDD
2 1 (7.14%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Scala
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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