The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 71 64 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.51% 0.48% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.71% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
C++
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Programming Languages Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
293 216 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 29.93% 25.71% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 131 141
Average daily rate £350 £388 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £13.70 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.23% -21.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C
2 7 (46.67%) OO
2 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
2 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Remedy
6 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) OOP
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) WCF
6 3 (20.00%) Ajax
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (13.33%) SNMP
3 1 (6.67%) 3G
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) 2G
3 1 (6.67%) LTE
3 1 (6.67%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (13.33%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) Metasploit
4 1 (6.67%) GCC
4 1 (6.67%) SCons
4 1 (6.67%) Robot Framework
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C Developer
5 1 (6.67%) MI Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Embedded C/C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Data Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (20.00%) WCF
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) RESTful
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (20.00%) React
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
4 1 (6.67%) OLE DB
4 1 (6.67%) COM
4 1 (6.67%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.67%) Ergonomics
3 1 (6.67%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) OO
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
3 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (13.33%) Android Development
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) OOD
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (6.67%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C
3 4 (26.67%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) Embedded C
5 2 (13.33%) Assembly Language
5 2 (13.33%) VB
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) DV Cleared
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Remedy
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft