The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 81 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing C++ 29 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.60% 1.65% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.03% 5.07% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 8
Median daily rate £425 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £333 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
C++
North West

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

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
719 612 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.68% 32.66% 37.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 373 353
Median daily rate £388 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.30 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £42.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

C++
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -8 9 £325 - 4
Salford -7 4 £419 - 1
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Manchester region with a requirement for C++.

1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 15 (42.86%) Linux
3 13 (37.14%) Java
4 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
5 10 (28.57%) C#
5 10 (28.57%) Scrum
6 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
7 8 (22.86%) C
7 8 (22.86%) Unix
7 8 (22.86%) Python
8 7 (20.00%) Windows
8 7 (20.00%) PHP
8 7 (20.00%) TDD
8 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (17.14%) User Experience
9 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
9 6 (17.14%) DNS
9 6 (17.14%) DHCP
10 5 (14.29%) OOD
10 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
10 5 (14.29%) Perl
10 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
10 5 (14.29%) OO
10 5 (14.29%) Games
10 5 (14.29%) Ruby
10 5 (14.29%) Node.js
10 5 (14.29%) Android
10 5 (14.29%) Open Source

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (11.43%) Apache
1 4 (11.43%) OpenStack
1 4 (11.43%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) DHCP
1 6 (17.14%) DNS
1 6 (17.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.43%) Fibre Channel
2 4 (11.43%) HTTP
2 4 (11.43%) IMAP
2 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
2 4 (11.43%) MRTG
2 4 (11.43%) SMTP
3 2 (5.71%) 802.11
3 2 (5.71%) DLNA
3 2 (5.71%) DVB
3 2 (5.71%) IGMP
3 2 (5.71%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) IPv4
3 2 (5.71%) IPv6
3 2 (5.71%) LDAP
3 2 (5.71%) PPP
3 2 (5.71%) UPnP
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle8/8i Database
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (2.86%) Power BI
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (2.86%) SQLPlus
1 1 (2.86%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.71%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) JMeter
5 1 (2.86%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.86%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.86%) Zephyr
General
1 9 (25.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (22.86%) Software Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) C++ Software Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Android Developer
5 3 (8.57%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.57%) iOS Android Developer
5 3 (8.57%) iOS Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.71%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Android Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior iOS Android Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior iOS Developer
6 2 (5.71%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Node.js
2 4 (11.43%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 3 (8.57%) HTML5
3 3 (8.57%) REST
4 2 (5.71%) 802.1X
4 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.71%) JSON
4 2 (5.71%) OpenEmbedded
4 2 (5.71%) OpenGL
4 2 (5.71%) React
4 2 (5.71%) WebKit
4 2 (5.71%) WPF
4 2 (5.71%) Yocto
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) Express
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.86%) SOAP
5 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (17.14%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Interactive TV
2 3 (8.57%) MHEG
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Cryptography
3 2 (5.71%) Digital TV
3 2 (5.71%) IPTV
3 2 (5.71%) STB
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) BBC
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.86%) New Media
4 1 (2.86%) Replication
4 1 (2.86%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Linux
2 8 (22.86%) Unix
3 7 (20.00%) Windows
4 5 (14.29%) Android
4 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 4 (11.43%) CentOS
5 4 (11.43%) Debian
5 4 (11.43%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.71%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
7 1 (2.86%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 10 (28.57%) Scrum
4 7 (20.00%) TDD
5 5 (14.29%) OO
5 5 (14.29%) OOD
5 5 (14.29%) Open Source
6 4 (11.43%) BDD
6 4 (11.43%) OOP
7 3 (8.57%) Android Development
7 3 (8.57%) DevOps
7 3 (8.57%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.57%) Software Testing
7 3 (8.57%) UML
8 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.71%) CRM
8 2 (5.71%) DRM
8 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
8 2 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.71%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (28.57%) C#
4 8 (22.86%) C
4 8 (22.86%) Python
5 7 (20.00%) PHP
6 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 5 (14.29%) Perl
6 5 (14.29%) Ruby
6 5 (14.29%) Shell Script
7 4 (11.43%) Korn
7 4 (11.43%) SQL
8 3 (8.57%) ActionScript
8 3 (8.57%) Objective-C
9 2 (5.71%) Apple Swift
9 2 (5.71%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.86%) Lua
10 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Dovecot
1 4 (11.43%) iptables
1 4 (11.43%) KVM
1 4 (11.43%) Sendmail
1 4 (11.43%) Squid
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.86%) Ceph
2 1 (2.86%) Firmware
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Cacti
1 4 (11.43%) HAProxy
1 4 (11.43%) Nagios
1 4 (11.43%) OpenNebula
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
1 4 (11.43%) VMware
2 3 (8.57%) OpenTV
2 3 (8.57%) Twitter
3 2 (5.71%) CA
3 2 (5.71%) Conax
3 2 (5.71%) Nagra
3 2 (5.71%) Verimatrix
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) IBM
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) NetSuite
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Sun
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