The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 39 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing C++ 7 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.64% 3.08% 1.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 9.09% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 6
Average daily rate
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£513 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.02% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £37.20
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +6.18%
C++
Nottinghamshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
182 110 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 42.72% 33.85% 32.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 66 56
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -29.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £13.00 £14.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £13.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
3 3 (42.86%) Ruby
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) BS25999
3 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Network Management
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) MPLS
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Law
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
4 2 (28.57%) RTP
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 2 (28.57%) RTP
2 2 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Head of Technology
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Data Protection
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Business Transformation
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Ruby
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) C
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) MCPD
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) BS25999
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft