The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.57% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
116 123 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.85% 35.24% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 75 57
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £54.50 £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+186.84% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (60.00%) Simulink
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MCSD
4 1 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Electronics
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) WPF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
3 1 (20.00%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) F#
4 1 (20.00%) Haskell
4 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) HND
3 1 (20.00%) MCSD
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft