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 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 35 44 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing C++ 53 16 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.89% 2.68% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.91% 6.27% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 12 2
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£488 £275 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.54% -13.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £383 £380
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++
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
381 255 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.18% 42.71% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 164 45
Average daily rate £425 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.51% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £246 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.90% -53.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £12.20 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.50 £35.00
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 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++
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the North East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram 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 September 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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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 +11 47 £492 +58.54% 5
Durham -10 1 £225 -10.00% 3
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 32 (51.61%) Java
2 28 (45.16%) Python
3 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
3 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (32.26%) HTML
5 19 (30.65%) Oracle
6 18 (29.03%) SQL
6 18 (29.03%) C
7 17 (27.42%) C#
8 16 (25.81%) Ruby
9 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
9 15 (24.19%) .NET
9 15 (24.19%) CSS
9 15 (24.19%) ETL
9 15 (24.19%) XHTML
9 15 (24.19%) Test Scripting
10 12 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
10 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
10 12 (19.35%) TDD
10 12 (19.35%) Web Design
10 12 (19.35%) Finance
11 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
11 11 (17.74%) UNIX
11 11 (17.74%) Data Modelling
11 11 (17.74%) ERwin
11 11 (17.74%) Project Management
12 10 (16.13%) Informatica
12 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
12 10 (16.13%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 7 (11.29%) WebLogic
2 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (8.06%) Tuxedo
2 5 (8.06%) MQSeries
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (8.06%) AquaLogic
2 5 (8.06%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.84%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) Internet
2 5 (8.06%) SSL
3 4 (6.45%) HTTP
4 3 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.23%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.23%) 4G
5 2 (3.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.23%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) ERwin
2 8 (12.90%) Subversion
3 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) JMeter
General
1 12 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) German Language
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (35.48%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) Senior Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Test Manager
4 7 (11.29%) Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Tester
5 6 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) ETL Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 4 (6.45%) Middleware Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Informatica Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.23%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) HTML
2 15 (24.19%) .NET
2 15 (24.19%) CSS
2 15 (24.19%) XHTML
3 7 (11.29%) J2EE
4 6 (9.68%) XML
4 6 (9.68%) Swing
4 6 (9.68%) Itk
5 5 (8.06%) XSL
5 5 (8.06%) XSLT
5 5 (8.06%) Middleware
5 5 (8.06%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (3.23%) Apache Flex
7 1 (1.61%) Symfony
7 1 (1.61%) jQuery
7 1 (1.61%) MooTools
7 1 (1.61%) YAML
7 1 (1.61%) REST
7 1 (1.61%) Spring
7 1 (1.61%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) DTV
3 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) UNIX
2 8 (12.90%) AIX
2 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 5 (8.06%) OS/390
3 5 (8.06%) Solaris
3 5 (8.06%) Windows
4 4 (6.45%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (24.19%) ETL
2 15 (24.19%) Test Scripting
3 12 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (19.35%) TDD
3 12 (19.35%) Web Design
3 12 (19.35%) Software Testing
4 11 (17.74%) Data Modelling
4 11 (17.74%) Project Management
5 10 (16.13%) Agile Project Management
6 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
7 8 (12.90%) Data Security
8 7 (11.29%) Change Management
9 6 (9.68%) PLM
9 6 (9.68%) CAD
9 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.68%) SOA
9 6 (9.68%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.06%) QMS
10 5 (8.06%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) Java
2 28 (45.16%) Python
3 18 (29.03%) C
3 18 (29.03%) SQL
4 17 (27.42%) C#
5 16 (25.81%) Ruby
6 12 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 11 (17.74%) PL/SQL
8 10 (16.13%) T-SQL
9 5 (8.06%) Perl
10 1 (1.61%) PHP
10 1 (1.61%) VC++
10 1 (1.61%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) ISTQB
2 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.52%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.61%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 19 (30.65%) Oracle
3 10 (16.13%) Informatica
4 8 (12.90%) IBM
5 6 (9.68%) Siemens
6 5 (8.06%) Sun
6 5 (8.06%) Metastorm
6 5 (8.06%) Axway
6 5 (8.06%) Fujitsu
6 5 (8.06%) Tableau
7 3 (4.84%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.84%) SAP
8 2 (3.23%) Sybase
8 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
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