The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 20 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -5
Contract jobs citing C++ 19 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.14% 4.17% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.20% 10.96% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 1
Median daily rate £325 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £23.00 - £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 - £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 - £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.45 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -1.26%
C++
Oxfordshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 146 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 46.99% 38.02% 31.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 121 51
Median daily rate £400 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £30.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% -29.41%
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 Oxford

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

C++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxford

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for C++.

1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Python
3 14 (43.75%) Linux
4 13 (40.63%) Analytics
5 12 (37.50%) Big Data
6 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
6 11 (34.38%) R
6 11 (34.38%) Perl
6 11 (34.38%) HPCC
7 10 (31.25%) C#
7 10 (31.25%) Windows
7 10 (31.25%) SAS
7 10 (31.25%) Degree
8 9 (28.13%) HTML
9 7 (21.88%) PHP
9 7 (21.88%) Statistics
10 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 6 (18.75%) Content Management
10 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
10 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
10 6 (18.75%) CSS
10 6 (18.75%) XML
10 6 (18.75%) XSLT
10 6 (18.75%) CMS
11 5 (15.63%) C
11 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
12 4 (12.50%) Web Services
12 4 (12.50%) OO

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (31.25%) SAS
2 6 (18.75%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) Big Data
2 11 (34.38%) HPCC
3 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.25%) KDB
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) Pentaho
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.25%) Maven
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Front Office
2 2 (6.25%) Publishing
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Data Scientist
3 5 (15.63%) C++ Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Data Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) HTML CSS Developer
5 3 (9.38%) HTML Developer
5 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
5 3 (9.38%) XML Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Python Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Quantitative Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Support
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) HTML
2 6 (18.75%) CSS
2 6 (18.75%) XML
2 6 (18.75%) XSLT
3 4 (12.50%) OpenGL
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
4 3 (9.38%) .NET
5 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (6.25%) DirectX
5 2 (6.25%) Esper
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) NumPy
5 2 (6.25%) Pandas
5 2 (6.25%) Pyramid
5 2 (6.25%) Qt
5 2 (6.25%) SciPy
6 1 (3.13%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.13%) spray
6 1 (3.13%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Statistics
2 5 (15.63%) Algorithms
3 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 3 (9.38%) e-Learning
4 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 3 (9.38%) Semantic Web
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 2 (6.25%) Hedge funds
6 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Physics
6 1 (3.13%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Linux
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Android
3 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Analytics
2 6 (18.75%) Content Management
2 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis
2 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 4 (12.50%) OO
4 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.38%) Data Acquisition
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (9.38%) Open Source
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (6.25%) MapReduce
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
5 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.25%) Network Design
5 2 (6.25%) Quantitative Trading
5 2 (6.25%) Refactoring
5 2 (6.25%) Signal Processing
5 2 (6.25%) Time Series Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) Python
3 11 (34.38%) Bash Shell
3 11 (34.38%) Perl
3 11 (34.38%) R
4 10 (31.25%) C#
5 7 (21.88%) PHP
6 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 5 (15.63%) C
8 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) F#
9 1 (3.13%) Haskell
9 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) GridGain
2 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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