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 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 68 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.69% 1.16% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 3.64% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£250 - £244
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £323
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
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
343 110 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.38% 31.79% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 49 69
Average daily rate £366 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.08% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 14
Average hourly rate £27.50 £31.00 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +18.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £18.70 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £33.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014. 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 -38 3 £538 - 5
Durham -14 2 £250 - 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 17 (80.95%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) UNIX
3 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Python
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Ruby
5 8 (38.10%) TDD
5 8 (38.10%) Subversion
5 8 (38.10%) Spring
5 8 (38.10%) HTTP
5 8 (38.10%) Scrum
5 8 (38.10%) JSON
5 8 (38.10%) Selenium
5 8 (38.10%) Symfony
5 8 (38.10%) PHP5
5 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 8 (38.10%) Performance Testing
5 8 (38.10%) MooTools
5 8 (38.10%) YAML
5 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
5 8 (38.10%) PHPUnit
5 8 (38.10%) BDD
5 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) PHP
5 8 (38.10%) MySQL
5 8 (38.10%) OOP
5 8 (38.10%) OO
5 8 (38.10%) SOAP
5 8 (38.10%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Subversion
1 8 (38.10%) Selenium
1 8 (38.10%) Git (software)
1 8 (38.10%) PHPUnit
2 5 (23.81%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) PHP Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Scala Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) C++ Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) Spring
1 8 (38.10%) JSON
1 8 (38.10%) Symfony
1 8 (38.10%) jQuery
1 8 (38.10%) MooTools
1 8 (38.10%) YAML
1 8 (38.10%) SOAP
1 8 (38.10%) Web Services
1 8 (38.10%) XML
1 8 (38.10%) REST
2 6 (28.57%) Play Framework
3 5 (23.81%) JMS
3 5 (23.81%) J2EE
4 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) UNIX
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
2 8 (38.10%) Performance Testing
2 8 (38.10%) BDD
2 8 (38.10%) OOP
2 8 (38.10%) OO
3 6 (28.57%) Software Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 12 (57.14%) SQL
4 9 (42.86%) Python
4 9 (42.86%) Ruby
5 8 (38.10%) PHP5
5 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) PHP
6 6 (28.57%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) ILOG
2 2 (9.52%) Rogue Wave
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
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