The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 35 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.51% 0.54% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £300 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £39.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+9.61% -18.75%
C++ Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
256 355 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 96.60% 96.21% 95.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 266 127
Average daily rate £375 £385 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +26.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £230 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £30.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.33% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £12.49 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) OpenGL
3 2 (40.00%) DirectX
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
4 1 (20.00%) Weka
4 1 (20.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 1 (20.00%) Big Data
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Pentaho
4 1 (20.00%) Qt
4 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) HPCC
1 1 (20.00%) Pentaho
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (40.00%) DirectX
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (20.00%) Qt
3 1 (20.00%) spray
3 1 (20.00%) STL
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (20.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (20.00%) Perl
4 1 (20.00%) R
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) GridGain