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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
England / North East
Rank - 53 55
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 2.12% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.74% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 17 1
Median daily rate - £375 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -30.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £355 £355
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £42.84 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-3.11% +7.08%

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
333 331 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.54% 36.90% 36.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 201 168
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 8
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.00 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.70 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 35 (77.78%) C
2 30 (66.67%) SQL
3 28 (62.22%) Java
4 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
6 19 (42.22%) C#
6 19 (42.22%) Linux
7 18 (40.00%) Multithreading
7 18 (40.00%) GCC
7 18 (40.00%) GDB
7 18 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 16 (35.56%) Unix
9 13 (28.89%) Solaris
10 10 (22.22%) Scrum
11 9 (20.00%) QA
12 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
12 8 (17.78%) Waterfall
12 8 (17.78%) Client/Server
13 7 (15.56%) API Testing
14 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
14 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
14 6 (13.33%) J2EE
14 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
14 6 (13.33%) SSL
15 5 (11.11%) IBM
15 5 (11.11%) Middleware
15 5 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 5 (11.11%) Sun
15 5 (11.11%) OS/390
15 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management

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 6 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.11%) AquaLogic
2 5 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (11.11%) Tuxedo
2 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
4 1 (2.22%) Confluence
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Jetty
4 1 (2.22%) Mongrel
4 1 (2.22%) nginx
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (2.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) GitHub
1 1 (2.22%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) SSL
2 1 (2.22%) DHCP
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) FTP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) IPsec
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) GCC
1 18 (40.00%) GDB
2 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Subversion
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) Travis CI
3 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) C++ Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Software Developer
4 8 (17.78%) Technical Leader
5 7 (15.56%) Lead Software Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C++ Team Leader
6 5 (11.11%) Team Leader
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Developer
7 3 (6.67%) C Developer
7 3 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 3 (6.67%) C/C++ Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
8 2 (4.44%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) Middleware Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Software Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Support Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) J2EE
2 5 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (11.11%) Middleware
3 4 (8.89%) WCF
3 4 (8.89%) Web Services
3 4 (8.89%) XML
4 2 (4.44%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) CSS3
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) HTML5
5 1 (2.22%) Itk
5 1 (2.22%) MFC
5 1 (2.22%) Servlets
5 1 (2.22%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 16 (35.56%) Unix
3 13 (28.89%) Solaris
4 5 (11.11%) AIX
4 5 (11.11%) OS/390
4 5 (11.11%) Windows
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 18 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 10 (22.22%) Scrum
4 8 (17.78%) Project Planning
4 8 (17.78%) Waterfall
5 7 (15.56%) API Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Change Management
6 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (8.89%) OO
7 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
7 4 (8.89%) QMS
7 4 (8.89%) Release Management
7 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Security Management
7 4 (8.89%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.67%) Open Source
9 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) C
2 30 (66.67%) SQL
3 28 (62.22%) Java
4 19 (42.22%) C#
5 5 (11.11%) Perl
6 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.22%) Python
8 1 (2.22%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Axway
2 5 (11.11%) IBM
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) Sun
3 4 (8.89%) Fujitsu
4 3 (6.67%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
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