The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 43 35 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Contract jobs citing C++ 25 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.05% 4.35% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.60% 9.60% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 7
Median daily rate £463 £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £365 £369
% change year-on-year
+5.82% -1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +35.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
C++
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
329 250 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 53.24% 45.29% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 196 180
Median daily rate £466 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.41% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 5
Median hourly rate £36.50 £55.00 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.63% +35.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 9 £508 +69.33% 8
Abingdon -4 1 - - 1
Kidlington - 1 £425 - 3
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 38 (56.72%) Java
2 32 (47.76%) Python
3 25 (37.31%) C#
4 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (31.34%) .NET
5 21 (31.34%) PaaS
6 20 (29.85%) Linux
7 19 (28.36%) Google
7 19 (28.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
8 18 (26.87%) OO
9 17 (25.37%) Scala
10 14 (20.90%) Git (software)
10 14 (20.90%) Ruby
10 14 (20.90%) Scrum
10 14 (20.90%) Subversion
11 13 (19.40%) Maven
11 13 (19.40%) Open Source
12 12 (17.91%) MongoDB
12 12 (17.91%) C
12 12 (17.91%) HTML
13 11 (16.42%) OOP
13 11 (16.42%) Web Services
13 11 (16.42%) Web Development
14 10 (14.93%) TDD
15 9 (13.43%) Apache
15 9 (13.43%) Tomcat
15 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
15 9 (13.43%) Oracle

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (13.43%) Apache
1 9 (13.43%) Jetty
1 9 (13.43%) nginx
1 9 (13.43%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.94%) Apache Solr
2 8 (11.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 21 (31.34%) PaaS
2 19 (28.36%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) DHCP
1 4 (5.97%) DNS
2 3 (4.48%) IPv4
2 3 (4.48%) IPv6
3 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.99%) Internet
3 2 (2.99%) LAN
3 2 (2.99%) Network Security
3 2 (2.99%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.94%) MySQL
2 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (5.97%) KDB
4 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.99%) Big Data
5 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.99%) SSDT
6 1 (1.49%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Git (software)
1 14 (20.90%) Subversion
2 13 (19.40%) Maven
3 9 (13.43%) Gradle
4 8 (11.94%) Selenium
5 3 (4.48%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.99%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.99%) NuGet
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.99%) WinDbg
7 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.49%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.49%) MSTest
7 1 (1.49%) WiX
General
1 7 (10.45%) Publishing
2 4 (5.97%) Back Office
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Front Office
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 41 (61.19%) Developer
2 19 (28.36%) C++ Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Software Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Architect
5 6 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (7.46%) AWS Developer
6 5 (7.46%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) AWS Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) HTML Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Java Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) JavaScript Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (31.34%) .NET
2 12 (17.91%) HTML
3 11 (16.42%) Web Services
4 9 (13.43%) RESTful
5 8 (11.94%) HTML5
5 8 (11.94%) Lucene
5 8 (11.94%) Spring
6 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.96%) WPF
8 5 (7.46%) PostGIS
8 5 (7.46%) WinForms
9 4 (5.97%) CSS
9 4 (5.97%) Esper
9 4 (5.97%) NumPy
9 4 (5.97%) Pandas
9 4 (5.97%) Pyramid
9 4 (5.97%) SciPy
10 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.49%) WCF
11 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.46%) Algorithms
3 4 (5.97%) Hedge funds
3 4 (5.97%) Statistics
3 4 (5.97%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.99%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (2.99%) Replication
4 2 (2.99%) VHDL
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.85%) Linux
2 7 (10.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.87%) OO
3 18 (26.87%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.90%) Scrum
5 13 (19.40%) Open Source
6 11 (16.42%) OOP
6 11 (16.42%) Web Development
7 10 (14.93%) TDD
8 9 (13.43%) Build Automation
8 9 (13.43%) Multithreading
9 7 (10.45%) DevOps
10 6 (8.96%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (7.46%) Configuration Management
11 5 (7.46%) OOD
11 5 (7.46%) Refactoring
11 5 (7.46%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.97%) MVVM
12 4 (5.97%) Network Design
12 4 (5.97%) Time Series Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (56.72%) Java
2 32 (47.76%) Python
3 25 (37.31%) C#
4 17 (25.37%) Scala
5 14 (20.90%) Ruby
6 12 (17.91%) C
7 9 (13.43%) Bash Shell
7 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
8 7 (10.45%) Perl
9 6 (8.96%) SQL
10 4 (5.97%) Go
10 4 (5.97%) PHP
10 4 (5.97%) Rust
11 3 (4.48%) C++/CLI
11 3 (4.48%) Embedded C
11 3 (4.48%) Embedded C++
11 3 (4.48%) MATLAB
11 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.99%) VB
13 1 (1.49%) VBScript
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Firmware
2 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) Puppet
2 3 (4.48%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Google
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.48%) Perforce
5 2 (2.99%) VMware
6 1 (1.49%) Alias
6 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.49%) Sophos