The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 35 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.95% - 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.88% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate
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£350 - £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £38.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.88% +2.66%
C++
Merseyside

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

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
104 55 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.02% 29.26% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 29 30
Average daily rate £350 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) JUnit
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) eggPlant
3 2 (40.00%) Android Development
3 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
4 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Google Maps API

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JUnit
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (60.00%) eggPlant
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tester
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (20.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (20.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (20.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ETL
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter