The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 20 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 2.78% 3.50% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 15.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.78 £51.30 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
C++
Bedfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
30 32 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 20.83% 22.38% 28.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 39
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £46.07 £51.30 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.19% +25.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Luton

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Rational Rhapsody
2 5 (62.50%) VectorCAST
2 5 (62.50%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (62.50%) VxWorks
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 5 (62.50%) UML
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Ada
3 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) sed
6 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
6 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
6 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 1 (12.50%) Cygwin
6 1 (12.50%) DO-254
6 1 (12.50%) Subversion
6 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (12.50%) Korn
6 1 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (12.50%) C#

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (62.50%) Rational Rhapsody
1 5 (62.50%) VectorCAST
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (12.50%) ProC
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Ada Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) FPGA Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) FPGA Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Real Time Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (12.50%) Verilog
1 1 (12.50%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) VxWorks
2 1 (12.50%) AIX
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) UML
2 5 (62.50%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Ada
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) AWK
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) COBOL
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Korn
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) sed
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Tcl
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Cygwin
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy