The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / Middlesex
Rank 8 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing C++ 13 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 10.08% 14.38% 4.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.50% 36.07% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 5
Median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £330 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £40.50 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.11% +12.82%

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

Programming Languages Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 61 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 31.01% 39.87% 36.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 42
Median daily rate £360 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £330 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Median hourly rate - £44.00 £45.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.29%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.11%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for C++.

1 27 (87.10%) C
2 25 (80.65%) Perl
3 23 (74.19%) SQL
3 23 (74.19%) Software Engineering
4 20 (64.52%) Java
5 19 (61.29%) Linux
6 18 (58.06%) STL
6 18 (58.06%) Unix
7 14 (45.16%) Oracle
7 14 (45.16%) Multithreading
7 14 (45.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 12 (38.71%) HTTP
9 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
9 7 (22.58%) Python
9 7 (22.58%) Ada
9 7 (22.58%) C#
9 7 (22.58%) Embedded Software Development
10 6 (19.35%) Windows
10 6 (19.35%) Tcl
11 5 (16.13%) Digital TV
11 5 (16.13%) DVB
11 5 (16.13%) SOA
11 5 (16.13%) MPEG
11 5 (16.13%) HTML
11 5 (16.13%) Scrum
11 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
11 5 (16.13%) STB
11 5 (16.13%) HTML5
11 5 (16.13%) NoSQL

C++
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 12 (38.71%) HTTP
2 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.13%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Software Engineer
2 18 (58.06%) C++ Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Developer
3 16 (51.61%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Architect
4 14 (45.16%) C++ Software Developer
4 14 (45.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Linux Developer
4 14 (45.16%) Linux Engineer
4 14 (45.16%) Linux Software Architect
4 14 (45.16%) Oracle Architect
4 14 (45.16%) Oracle Developer
4 14 (45.16%) Software Architect
4 14 (45.16%) SQL Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Embedded Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) STL
2 14 (45.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 5 (16.13%) HTML
3 5 (16.13%) HTML5
3 5 (16.13%) Node.js
3 5 (16.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.13%) Digital TV
1 5 (16.13%) MPEG
1 5 (16.13%) STB
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Unix
3 6 (19.35%) Windows
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) Software Engineering
2 14 (45.16%) Multithreading
3 7 (22.58%) Embedded Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) SOA
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Software Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) User Stories
6 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.23%) SysML
6 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.23%) UML
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) C
2 25 (80.65%) Perl
3 23 (74.19%) SQL
4 20 (64.52%) Java
5 7 (22.58%) Ada
5 7 (22.58%) C#
5 7 (22.58%) Python
6 6 (19.35%) Tcl
7 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) SaltStack
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