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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 35 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.61% 3.50% 1.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.64% 10.58% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 3
Average daily rate
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£335 £420 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
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
195 104 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 46.21% 33.12% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 61 40
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £13.00 £13.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £13.00 £27.60
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 22 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 22 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 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) RTP
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby
5 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Law
5 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) MPLS
5 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 3 (23.08%) BS25999
5 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
5 3 (23.08%) Android
5 3 (23.08%) Network Management
5 3 (23.08%) Open Source
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) Android Development
6 2 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (15.38%) Android SDK

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) RTP
1 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
2 3 (23.08%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) H.323
4 1 (7.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (23.08%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Head of Technology
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) Android Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 2 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (15.38%) Android SDK
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 3 (23.08%) Network Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
3 3 (23.08%) Android Development
4 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Ruby
4 3 (23.08%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) C
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MCPD
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) BS25999
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft