The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oldham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -1.26%
C++
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Oldham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oldham 11.11% 4.17% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £283 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oldham region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Oldham

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Oldham

C++
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Oldham region with a requirement for C++.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Games
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Use Case
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Game Development
5 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Real Time Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Games Developer
5 1 (12.50%) 3D Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (75.00%) JSON
1 6 (75.00%) SOAP
1 6 (75.00%) WCF
1 6 (75.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) OOP
2 4 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Game Development
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree