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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 58 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 12 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.47% 0.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.74% 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £330 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
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
253 256 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 31.08% 28.67% 26.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 149 83
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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++
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 16 (69.57%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C
3 11 (47.83%) Linux
4 9 (39.13%) OO
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (26.09%) MVC
7 6 (26.09%) Degree
7 6 (26.09%) WCF
7 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 5 (21.74%) HTML
8 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
8 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
8 5 (21.74%) jQuery
9 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
9 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
9 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (17.39%) Ajax
9 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
9 4 (17.39%) Python
9 4 (17.39%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (13.04%) SAS
2 2 (8.70%) Kentico
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.70%) SNMP
3 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.35%) 3G
3 1 (4.35%) 2G
3 1 (4.35%) LTE
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Base SAS
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQLite
4 1 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) NUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (8.70%) ProC
4 1 (4.35%) Moq
4 1 (4.35%) Metasploit
4 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.35%) GCC
4 1 (4.35%) SCons
4 1 (4.35%) Robot Framework
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) C++ Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) WCF
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Ajax
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
4 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
6 2 (8.70%) React
6 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
6 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.70%) RESTful
6 2 (8.70%) Java EE
7 1 (4.35%) OLE DB
7 1 (4.35%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Data Integration
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) BeagleBone
4 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
5 1 (4.35%) Ergonomics
5 1 (4.35%) Human Factors
5 1 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) UNIX
2 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Android
3 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
3 1 (4.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) OOD
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Android Development
6 2 (8.70%) Data Validation
6 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) OOP
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) C
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (17.39%) Python
6 3 (13.04%) Perl
7 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
7 2 (8.70%) AWK
7 2 (8.70%) PHP
7 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
7 2 (8.70%) Embedded C
7 2 (8.70%) Assembly Language
7 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.35%) Embedded C++
8 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Degree
2 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter