The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 66 37 39
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.71% 2.77% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.10% 6.64% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
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£513 £350 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -11.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
C++
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
286 211 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.97% 41.70% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 128 32
Average daily rate £338 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.40% -1.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £243 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £24.38 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.28% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

C++
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in the North East

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

C++
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -26 4 £500 +28.20% 9
Durham -16 1 £525 +110.00% 4
C++
England

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 12 (92.31%) C
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 6 (46.15%) Subversion
4 5 (38.46%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Siemens
5 4 (30.77%) CAD
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) SOA
5 4 (30.77%) Swing
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) XSL
5 4 (30.77%) XSLT
5 4 (30.77%) PLM
5 4 (30.77%) Teamcenter
5 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
5 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Tableau
5 4 (30.77%) Itk
6 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) UML
6 3 (23.08%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) Sybase

C++
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) CppUnit
2 2 (15.38%) GoogleTest
2 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 2 (15.38%) ClearCase
2 2 (15.38%) Rational Rose
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architect
2 4 (30.77%) C++ Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) C Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) XML
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) XSL
2 4 (30.77%) XSLT
2 4 (30.77%) Swing
2 4 (30.77%) Itk
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) SOA
1 4 (30.77%) CAD
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) PLM
1 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) RUP
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) Memory Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Unified Process
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
3 2 (15.38%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Management
4 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C
2 8 (61.54%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) IEC 61508
1 1 (7.69%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Siemens
1 4 (30.77%) Tableau
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
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