The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 35 31
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 2.68% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.11% 7.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £313
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 £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
C++
East Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 131 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.17% 43.96% 46.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 82 68
Median daily rate £300 £305 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -0.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £227 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £9.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+321.05% -74.66%
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 Leicestershire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Bluetooth
2 8 (57.14%) Qt
2 8 (57.14%) QML
3 7 (50.00%) ZigBee
3 7 (50.00%) SQLite
3 7 (50.00%) Smart Meter
4 6 (42.86%) RESTful
4 6 (42.86%) Doxygen
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) C
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
7 1 (7.14%) Android
7 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
7 1 (7.14%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) VSAM
7 1 (7.14%) IMS/DB
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) CICS
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) 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%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) Easytrieve
3 1 (7.14%) Essbase
3 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) IMS/DB
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
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 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) C++ Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Qt Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C Software Engineer
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%) SQL Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) QML
1 8 (57.14%) Qt
2 6 (42.86%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) PhoneGap
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) 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 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
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%) TDD
2 1 (7.14%) UML
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Calypso
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) Unisys