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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
North West / Manchester
Rank 79 59 75
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +16
Contract jobs citing C++ 16 52 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.15% 2.68% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.76% 6.69% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 37 11
Median daily rate £400 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £360 £366
% change year-on-year
+8.68% -1.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%

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
580 777 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.61% 39.99% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 474 360
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 28 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 2 - -
Salford -3 2 £344 -14.06% 2
Oldham -3 1 - - 4
C++
North West

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 16 (34.78%) C#
2 16 (34.78%) Linux
3 15 (32.61%) Java
3 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 12 (26.09%) Python
6 11 (23.91%) SQL
6 11 (23.91%) .NET
7 10 (21.74%) Windows
7 10 (21.74%) Scrum
7 10 (21.74%) Manufacturing
8 9 (19.57%) CRM
8 9 (19.57%) Dynamics CRM
9 8 (17.39%) Node.js
9 8 (17.39%) Unix
9 8 (17.39%) Migration
9 8 (17.39%) TDD
10 7 (15.22%) Games
10 7 (15.22%) C
10 7 (15.22%) PHP
10 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.22%) Open Source
11 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
11 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
11 6 (13.04%) DHCP
11 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
11 6 (13.04%) DNS
11 6 (13.04%) Perl

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 5 (10.87%) Apache
2 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.70%) SAS
3 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) Jetty
4 1 (2.17%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) DHCP
1 6 (13.04%) DNS
1 6 (13.04%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.87%) HTTP
3 4 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (8.70%) IMAP
3 4 (8.70%) iSCSI
3 4 (8.70%) MRTG
3 4 (8.70%) SMTP
4 2 (4.35%) Internet
4 2 (4.35%) LDAP
5 1 (2.17%) 802.11
5 1 (2.17%) DVB
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) IGMP
5 1 (2.17%) IPv4
5 1 (2.17%) IPv6
5 1 (2.17%) PPP
5 1 (2.17%) SSL
5 1 (2.17%) UPnP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) Impala
4 1 (2.17%) MS Access
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (2.17%) Power BI
4 1 (2.17%) Redis
4 1 (2.17%) Sqoop
4 1 (2.17%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.35%) JIRA
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
5 1 (2.17%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.17%) JMeter
5 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.17%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.17%) Selenium
5 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.17%) Zephyr
General
1 10 (21.74%) Manufacturing
2 7 (15.22%) Games
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Software Engineer
3 6 (13.04%) CRM Developer
3 6 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 6 (13.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.87%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) C++ Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Android Developer
6 3 (6.52%) DBA
6 3 (6.52%) iOS Android Developer
6 3 (6.52%) iOS Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Cryptography Specialist
7 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior iOS Android Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (23.91%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) Node.js
3 5 (10.87%) AngularJS
3 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 4 (8.70%) Web Services
5 3 (6.52%) CSS
5 3 (6.52%) Express
5 3 (6.52%) OpenGL
5 3 (6.52%) REST
6 2 (4.35%) DirectX
6 2 (4.35%) HTML5
6 2 (4.35%) JSON
6 2 (4.35%) React
6 2 (4.35%) Unreal Engine
6 2 (4.35%) WPF
7 1 (2.17%) 802.1X
7 1 (2.17%) J2EE
7 1 (2.17%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.17%) SOAP
7 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 3 (6.52%) Interactive TV
3 3 (6.52%) MHEG
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.35%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.35%) IPTV
5 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.17%) BBC
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Digital TV
5 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.17%) New Media
5 1 (2.17%) Robotics
5 1 (2.17%) STB
5 1 (2.17%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.78%) Linux
2 10 (21.74%) Windows
3 8 (17.39%) Unix
4 5 (10.87%) CentOS
4 5 (10.87%) Debian
4 5 (10.87%) Ubuntu
5 4 (8.70%) Android
5 4 (8.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.35%) Solaris
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) AIX
7 1 (2.17%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (2.17%) HPUX
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Software Engineering
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (21.74%) Scrum
4 9 (19.57%) CRM
5 8 (17.39%) Migration
5 8 (17.39%) TDD
6 7 (15.22%) Open Source
7 5 (10.87%) OO
7 5 (10.87%) OOD
8 4 (8.70%) BDD
8 4 (8.70%) Change Management
8 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) OOP
9 3 (6.52%) Android Development
9 3 (6.52%) DevOps
9 3 (6.52%) iOS Development
9 3 (6.52%) Kanban
9 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.52%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.52%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) C#
2 15 (32.61%) Java
3 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (26.09%) Python
5 11 (23.91%) SQL
6 7 (15.22%) C
6 7 (15.22%) PHP
7 6 (13.04%) Bash Shell
7 6 (13.04%) Perl
8 5 (10.87%) Ruby
8 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
9 4 (8.70%) Korn
10 3 (6.52%) ActionScript
10 3 (6.52%) Lua
10 3 (6.52%) Objective-C
11 2 (4.35%) VB
12 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
12 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
12 1 (2.17%) VBA
12 1 (2.17%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) DBS Check
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Dovecot
1 4 (8.70%) iptables
1 4 (8.70%) KVM
1 4 (8.70%) Sendmail
1 4 (8.70%) Squid
1 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Ceph
2 1 (2.17%) Firmware
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) Puppet
2 4 (8.70%) Cacti
2 4 (8.70%) HAProxy
2 4 (8.70%) Nagios
2 4 (8.70%) OpenNebula
3 1 (2.17%) Data Guard
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Statspack
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.70%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) OpenTV
4 3 (6.52%) Twitter
5 2 (4.35%) HP
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 2 (4.35%) Thales
6 1 (2.17%) Blue Prism
6 1 (2.17%) CA
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.17%) Conax
6 1 (2.17%) Hortonworks
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Nagra
6 1 (2.17%) Northgate
6 1 (2.17%) SAP
6 1 (2.17%) Sun
6 1 (2.17%) Verimatrix
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