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 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 - 23 25
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - 2.61% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.56% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.57
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +9.37%
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
60 72 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 37.50% 47.06% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 40 25
Median daily rate £363 £331 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% +5.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £243 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £387 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
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 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 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 Leicester region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Smart Meter
2 5 (62.50%) Qt
2 5 (62.50%) QML
3 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 4 (50.00%) Doxygen
3 4 (50.00%) ZigBee
3 4 (50.00%) SQLite
3 4 (50.00%) Bluetooth
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (12.50%) TDD
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET

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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 4 (50.00%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQLite
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C++ Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Qt Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) QML
1 5 (62.50%) Qt
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
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