The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 40 28
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 1.17% 2.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 3.97% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate - £305 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.34 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.00%
C++
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
80 126 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 27.12% 29.58% 21.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 72 39
Average daily rate £394 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.14%
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 Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ across the Northamptonshire region.

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Northamptonshire region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

C++
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C/C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Fortran