The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Nottinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 36 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing C++ 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.41% 2.22% 1.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.82% 6.15% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 1
Average daily rate £420 £350 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +55.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
132 130 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 35.39% 36.01% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 62 67
Average daily rate £338 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
Average hourly rate £22.69 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.47% -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C++
East Midlands

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +1 9 £420 +20.00% 9
C++
East Midlands

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
3 8 (72.73%) J2EE
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) Fixed Income
3 8 (72.73%) Java SE
3 8 (72.73%) FIX Protocol
4 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) Front Office
5 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
6 2 (18.18%) .NET
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) QA
7 1 (9.09%) Online Games
7 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) WPF
7 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (9.09%) WinForms
7 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) OO

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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.

General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) J2EE
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
1 8 (72.73%) Java SE
1 8 (72.73%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) WPF
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Fixed Income
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Online Games
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA