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 20 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 56 49 60
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.50% 2.09% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.97% 5.98% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 2
Median daily rate £443 £523 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +29.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £300 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £600 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £350 £361
% change year-on-year
+11.07% -3.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%

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
152 251 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 25.17% 35.06% 27.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 139 109
Median daily rate £350 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.85% -24.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for C++.

1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 4 (33.33%) Perl
5 4 (33.33%) C
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
5 4 (33.33%) Big Data
5 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (25.00%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (25.00%) Open Source
6 3 (25.00%) R
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (25.00%) OOD
7 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) OO

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 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) Ant
3 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (16.67%) Gradle
4 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 1 (8.33%) Automotive
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Military
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Data Modeller
3 3 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Linux Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Unix Developer
4 2 (16.67%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior C++ Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) EJB
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Java EE
2 2 (16.67%) JMS
2 2 (16.67%) XML
2 2 (16.67%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
3 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) High Availability
5 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source Development
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) R
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 1 (8.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle