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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 98 69 44
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -25
Contract jobs citing C++ 27 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.79% 1.08% 1.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.21% 3.34% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 6
Median daily rate £463 £475 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £385 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £522 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.62%
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
518 299 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 34.28% 32.22% 42.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 200 143
Median daily rate £325 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £509 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 2 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +57.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £23.75 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -23 26 £463 - 10
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 North East region with a requirement for C++.

1 34 (59.65%) Java
2 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (43.86%) C
3 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
4 22 (38.60%) ITIL
5 20 (35.09%) Python
5 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
5 20 (35.09%) BPSS Clearance
6 19 (33.33%) J2EE
7 18 (31.58%) Unix
8 17 (29.82%) Tuxedo
9 16 (28.07%) Oracle
9 16 (28.07%) Configuration Management
9 16 (28.07%) Problem Management
10 15 (26.32%) SC Cleared
10 15 (26.32%) Middleware
10 15 (26.32%) Solaris
11 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
11 14 (24.56%) Windows
11 14 (24.56%) Service Delivery
12 13 (22.81%) AIX
12 13 (22.81%) Perl
12 13 (22.81%) C#
12 13 (22.81%) MQSeries
12 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
12 13 (22.81%) Root Cause Analysis
13 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
13 12 (21.05%) IBM Integration Bus
13 12 (21.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 12 (21.05%) SQL

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

Application Platforms
1 17 (29.82%) Tuxedo
2 13 (22.81%) MQSeries
2 13 (22.81%) WebSphere
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle Application Server
3 12 (21.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 12 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (17.54%) AquaLogic
4 10 (17.54%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.75%) Apache
6 1 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) Jetty
6 1 (1.75%) nginx
6 1 (1.75%) SAS
Business Applications
1 10 (17.54%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.75%) BigMachines
2 1 (1.75%) Primavera
2 1 (1.75%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) IaaS
1 4 (7.02%) PaaS
1 4 (7.02%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.75%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) SSL
2 1 (1.75%) DHCP
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) FTP
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) IPsec
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.75%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) DB2
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.75%) HBase
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) GCC
1 6 (10.53%) GDB
2 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.51%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Burp Suite
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.75%) ERwin
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) JMeter
3 1 (1.75%) JUnit
3 1 (1.75%) Mockito
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
3 1 (1.75%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
1 5 (8.77%) Marketing
2 4 (7.02%) Law
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Developer
2 8 (14.04%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Architect
4 5 (8.77%) C++ Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Java Architect
4 5 (8.77%) Middleware Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Scrum Master
5 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.26%) Java Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (33.33%) J2EE
2 15 (26.32%) Middleware
3 12 (21.05%) IBM Integration Bus
4 7 (12.28%) .NET
5 5 (8.77%) HTML
6 4 (7.02%) Java EE
6 4 (7.02%) Web Services
7 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (5.26%) Spring
8 2 (3.51%) CSS
8 2 (3.51%) Servlets
8 2 (3.51%) XHTML
9 1 (1.75%) JDBC
9 1 (1.75%) JMS
9 1 (1.75%) JSP
9 1 (1.75%) Struts
9 1 (1.75%) Swing
9 1 (1.75%) XML
9 1 (1.75%) XSL
9 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.75%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.75%) User Experience
2 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Unix
2 15 (26.32%) Solaris
3 14 (24.56%) Windows
4 13 (22.81%) AIX
5 12 (21.05%) OS/390
5 12 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 10 (17.54%) Linux
7 3 (5.26%) VME
8 1 (1.75%) Debian
8 1 (1.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (54.39%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (38.60%) ITIL
3 16 (28.07%) Configuration Management
3 16 (28.07%) Problem Management
4 14 (24.56%) Service Delivery
5 13 (22.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (17.54%) Change Management
6 10 (17.54%) Release Management
6 10 (17.54%) Security Management
7 9 (15.79%) Open Source
8 8 (14.04%) QMS
9 7 (12.28%) Scrum
9 7 (12.28%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.53%) DevOps
10 6 (10.53%) Migration
10 6 (10.53%) Multithreading
10 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
10 6 (10.53%) TDD
11 5 (8.77%) ArchiMate
11 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 34 (59.65%) Java
2 25 (43.86%) C
3 20 (35.09%) JavaScript
3 20 (35.09%) Python
4 13 (22.81%) C#
4 13 (22.81%) Perl
5 12 (21.05%) SQL
6 7 (12.28%) COBOL
7 4 (7.02%) PL/1
7 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.75%) Groovy
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
8 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (43.86%) Security Cleared
2 20 (35.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 15 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) BC Cleared
5 5 (8.77%) DV Cleared
6 3 (5.26%) Degree
7 1 (1.75%) MCAD
7 1 (1.75%) MCSD
7 1 (1.75%) MCTS
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.75%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (1.75%) Puppet
1 1 (1.75%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.05%) IBM
4 10 (17.54%) Axway
4 10 (17.54%) Fujitsu
4 10 (17.54%) Sun
5 5 (8.77%) Micro Focus
6 2 (3.51%) CA
6 2 (3.51%) Tableau
7 1 (1.75%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.75%) Compuware
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Informatica
7 1 (1.75%) Kofax
7 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
7 1 (1.75%) Siebel
7 1 (1.75%) Siemens
7 1 (1.75%) VMware
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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