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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 48 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Contract jobs citing C++ 9 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.49% 2.04% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.95% 6.48% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 1
Median daily rate £425 £523 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% +27.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.22%
C++
Buckinghamshire

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
182 293 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.18% 31.40% 23.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 141 114
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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++
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for C++.

1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Degree
6 5 (35.71%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) Perl
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
7 4 (28.57%) Big Data
7 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 4 (28.57%) C
7 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) OOD
7 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
8 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
8 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (21.43%) TDD
8 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (21.43%) Open Source
8 3 (21.43%) Internet
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) MySQL
8 3 (21.43%) R
8 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Big Data
1 4 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 2 (14.29%) Ant
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) Gradle
4 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 2 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) C++ Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Linux Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 4 (28.57%) Unix Developer
5 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modeller
5 3 (21.43%) Java Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) MySQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior C++ Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior MySQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
7 1 (7.14%) C Developer
7 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
7 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) EJB
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) Java EE
2 2 (14.29%) JMS
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
3 1 (7.14%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) OOD
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) Open Source
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) High Availability
6 2 (14.29%) MapReduce
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source Development
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) Network Management
7 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) C
4 3 (21.43%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) R
5 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) F#
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle