The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Middlesex region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 19 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 11 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.82% 7.31% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.95% 8.04% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 1
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +9.28%
C++ Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
222 199 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 97.37% 90.87% 91.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 109 128
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £450 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 11
Median hourly rate £41.00 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.14% +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Middlesex region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Middlesex region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 21 (95.45%) Linux
3 20 (90.91%) Oracle
3 20 (90.91%) STL
3 20 (90.91%) Unix
3 20 (90.91%) C
4 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
4 19 (86.36%) Multithreading
4 19 (86.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 19 (86.36%) Perl
4 19 (86.36%) SQL
5 14 (63.64%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) Swing
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
8 1 (4.55%) Middleware
8 1 (4.55%) DVB
8 1 (4.55%) VC++
8 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
8 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
8 1 (4.55%) Games
8 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (4.55%) QA
8 1 (4.55%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.55%) STB
8 1 (4.55%) Qt
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DVB
General
1 1 (4.55%) Games
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) STL
2 19 (86.36%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (18.18%) Swing
4 1 (4.55%) Middleware
4 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
4 1 (4.55%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Device Driver
1 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (4.55%) STB
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Linux
2 20 (90.91%) Unix
3 1 (4.55%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Multithreading
1 19 (86.36%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
3 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C++
2 20 (90.91%) C
3 19 (86.36%) Perl
3 19 (86.36%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.55%) Embedded C++
5 1 (4.55%) VC++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Oracle