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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 49 51 30
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing C++ 29 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.12% 0.49% 4.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.03% 1.33% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 11
Average daily rate £425 £538 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.93% +91.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £538 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £538 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.17 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.92% +8.10%
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
361 225 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 38.86% 36.64% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 156 110
Average daily rate £375 £350 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +26.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 13
Average hourly rate £19.50 £28.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -16.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the North East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 27 £425 -20.93% 3
Durham - 1 - - 1
C++
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 51 (53.68%) Java
2 44 (46.32%) Python
3 40 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (41.05%) Microsoft
5 37 (38.95%) Oracle
6 31 (32.63%) SQL Server
6 31 (32.63%) .NET
6 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
7 30 (31.58%) C#
7 30 (31.58%) SQL
8 25 (26.32%) ERwin
9 24 (25.26%) Informatica
9 24 (25.26%) Data Modelling
9 24 (25.26%) ETL
10 21 (22.11%) Finance
11 20 (21.05%) PL/SQL
11 20 (21.05%) Unix
11 20 (21.05%) Ruby
11 20 (21.05%) Security Cleared
12 19 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 19 (20.00%) C
13 18 (18.95%) HTML
14 17 (17.89%) Linux
14 17 (17.89%) SSL
14 17 (17.89%) IBM
14 17 (17.89%) WebSphere
15 16 (16.84%) TDD
15 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (15.79%) Test Scripting
16 15 (15.79%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (17.89%) WebSphere
2 13 (13.68%) SAS
3 11 (11.58%) WebLogic
4 9 (9.47%) AquaLogic
4 9 (9.47%) MQSeries
4 9 (9.47%) Oracle Application Server
4 9 (9.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (9.47%) Tuxedo
4 9 (9.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (7.37%) Apache
5 7 (7.37%) Drupal
5 7 (7.37%) IIS
6 6 (6.32%) CICS
7 2 (2.11%) JBoss
8 1 (1.05%) Jetty
8 1 (1.05%) nginx
8 1 (1.05%) Node.js
8 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) Maple
2 1 (1.05%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.05%) Primavera
1 1 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.05%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.05%) GitHub
1 1 (1.05%) Google App Engine
1 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.89%) SSL
2 9 (9.47%) Internet
3 7 (7.37%) FTP
3 7 (7.37%) Intranet
4 6 (6.32%) WinSCP
5 5 (5.26%) HTTP
6 1 (1.05%) DHCP
6 1 (1.05%) DNS
6 1 (1.05%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.05%) IPsec
6 1 (1.05%) LDAP
6 1 (1.05%) SSH
6 1 (1.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (32.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.42%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (6.32%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 6 (6.32%) DB2
3 6 (6.32%) Easytrieve
3 6 (6.32%) MS Access
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.21%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.21%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (4.21%) HBase
5 4 (4.21%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.21%) Pentaho
5 4 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.21%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (26.32%) ERwin
2 6 (6.32%) Eclipse
2 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.21%) Subversion
4 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.05%) PHPUnit
4 1 (1.05%) Selenium
General
1 21 (22.11%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Law
3 5 (5.26%) Marketing
4 3 (3.16%) Legal
5 1 (1.05%) Electronics
5 1 (1.05%) German Language
5 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (45.26%) Developer
2 13 (13.68%) Senior Developer
3 12 (12.63%) Digital Developer
4 9 (9.47%) Applications Developer
4 9 (9.47%) Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Analyst
5 8 (8.42%) Lead Developer
6 7 (7.37%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (7.37%) ETL Developer
7 6 (6.32%) ETL Tester
7 6 (6.32%) Informatica Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Middleware Engineer
7 6 (6.32%) Tester
8 5 (5.26%) Informatica ETL Developer
8 5 (5.26%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Java Architect
9 4 (4.21%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.21%) SAS Developer
9 4 (4.21%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.63%) .NET
2 18 (18.95%) HTML
3 15 (15.79%) CSS
3 15 (15.79%) XHTML
4 13 (13.68%) J2EE
5 9 (9.47%) Middleware
5 9 (9.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET
7 6 (6.32%) ISPF
7 6 (6.32%) Java EE
8 5 (5.26%) Web Services
9 2 (2.11%) XML
10 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.05%) JSON
10 1 (1.05%) Servlets
10 1 (1.05%) SOAP
10 1 (1.05%) Spring
10 1 (1.05%) Swing
10 1 (1.05%) XSL
10 1 (1.05%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (6.32%) Mainframe
2 6 (6.32%) VSAM
3 4 (4.21%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (4.21%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.05%) Unix
2 17 (17.89%) Linux
3 11 (11.58%) AIX
4 10 (10.53%) Windows
5 9 (9.47%) OS/390
5 9 (9.47%) Solaris
6 6 (6.32%) Mac OS X
6 6 (6.32%) MVS
7 3 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.05%) Android
8 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.26%) Data Modelling
2 24 (25.26%) ETL
3 16 (16.84%) TDD
4 15 (15.79%) Open Source
4 15 (15.79%) Project Management
4 15 (15.79%) Test Scripting
5 14 (14.74%) Agile Project Management
5 14 (14.74%) Configuration Management
5 14 (14.74%) Data Security
6 13 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (12.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (12.63%) Service Delivery
7 12 (12.63%) Web Design
8 10 (10.53%) Change Management
9 9 (9.47%) ITIL
9 9 (9.47%) Problem Management
9 9 (9.47%) QMS
9 9 (9.47%) Release Management
10 8 (8.42%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (53.68%) Java
2 44 (46.32%) Python
3 31 (32.63%) JavaScript
4 30 (31.58%) C#
4 30 (31.58%) SQL
5 20 (21.05%) PL/SQL
5 20 (21.05%) Ruby
6 19 (20.00%) C
6 19 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 15 (15.79%) Perl
8 10 (10.53%) COBOL
9 6 (6.32%) Assembly Language
9 6 (6.32%) CLIST
9 6 (6.32%) JCL
9 6 (6.32%) REXX
9 6 (6.32%) VBA
10 4 (4.21%) PL/1
10 4 (4.21%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.21%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.58%) SC Cleared
3 10 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (6.32%) BC Cleared
5 4 (4.21%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.16%) Degree
6 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.05%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.05%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.16%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.32%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.05%) NFS
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (41.05%) Microsoft
2 37 (38.95%) Oracle
3 24 (25.26%) Informatica
4 17 (17.89%) IBM
5 10 (10.53%) CA
6 9 (9.47%) Axway
6 9 (9.47%) Fujitsu
6 9 (9.47%) Metastorm
6 9 (9.47%) Sun
7 6 (6.32%) Micro Focus
8 5 (5.26%) Tableau
9 2 (2.11%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.05%) Google
10 1 (1.05%) HP
10 1 (1.05%) Kofax
10 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.05%) SAP
10 1 (1.05%) Siemens
10 1 (1.05%) VMware
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 10 days ago