The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 32 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing C++ 26 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.90% 1.72% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.42% 4.93% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 3
Average daily rate £475 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £296 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £439 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
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
276 223 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 51.98% 34.79% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 147 69
Average daily rate £415 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £20.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% -40.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +6 15 £550 +81.81% 12
Abingdon - 1 £400 - 3
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 44 (69.84%) Windows
2 27 (42.86%) Python
3 25 (39.68%) Big Data
4 24 (38.10%) Java
5 22 (34.92%) C#
5 22 (34.92%) Linux
6 21 (33.33%) .NET
7 19 (30.16%) TDD
8 18 (28.57%) PowerShell
9 17 (26.98%) C
9 17 (26.98%) SQL
10 16 (25.40%) ADO.NET
11 15 (23.81%) Windows 7
11 15 (23.81%) Degree
11 15 (23.81%) Analytics
11 15 (23.81%) Windows 8
12 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (22.22%) WinForms
12 14 (22.22%) OO
13 13 (20.63%) OOD
13 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
13 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
13 13 (20.63%) R
13 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (20.63%) HPCC
14 12 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (19.05%) Bash Shell
15 11 (17.46%) Parallel Programming
15 11 (17.46%) Jenkins

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (17.46%) SAS
2 3 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) HTTP
2 3 (4.76%) PPP
2 3 (4.76%) PPTP
3 2 (3.17%) Network Security
4 1 (1.59%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.59%) Wireless
4 1 (1.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (39.68%) Big Data
2 13 (20.63%) HPCC
2 13 (20.63%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.94%) SQLite
4 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
3 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.94%) MSBuild
4 5 (7.94%) WiX
5 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
1 2 (3.17%) Games
1 2 (3.17%) Publishing
1 2 (3.17%) Retail
1 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Developer
2 26 (41.27%) C++ Developer
3 16 (25.40%) C# Developer
3 16 (25.40%) C++/C# Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Data Scientist
5 10 (15.87%) C++ Programmer
5 10 (15.87%) Fortran Engineer
5 10 (15.87%) Programmer
6 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
6 8 (12.70%) .NET Programmer
6 8 (12.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (12.70%) C# Programmer
6 8 (12.70%) Mobile Developer
6 8 (12.70%) SQL Developer
6 8 (12.70%) SQL Programmer
7 6 (9.52%) Fortran Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Applications Developer
9 4 (6.35%) C Software Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.33%) .NET
2 16 (25.40%) ADO.NET
3 14 (22.22%) WinForms
4 4 (6.35%) REST
4 4 (6.35%) XML
5 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.17%) DirectX
6 2 (3.17%) HTML
6 2 (3.17%) OpenGL
6 2 (3.17%) RESTful
7 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.59%) Android SDK
7 1 (1.59%) Cocoa
7 1 (1.59%) HTML5
7 1 (1.59%) iOS SDK
7 1 (1.59%) JSON
7 1 (1.59%) WDF
7 1 (1.59%) Web Services
7 1 (1.59%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 9 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 7 (11.11%) Statistics
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Semantic Web
5 2 (3.17%) User Experience
6 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.59%) Animation
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 44 (69.84%) Windows
2 22 (34.92%) Linux
3 15 (23.81%) Windows 7
3 15 (23.81%) Windows 8
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (9.52%) Android
5 6 (9.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) TDD
2 15 (23.81%) Analytics
3 14 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.22%) OO
4 13 (20.63%) OOD
5 12 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (17.46%) Parallel Programming
7 6 (9.52%) ATDD
7 6 (9.52%) OOP
8 5 (7.94%) Android Development
8 5 (7.94%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.94%) iOS Development
8 5 (7.94%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) Mobile Development
10 3 (4.76%) Signal Processing
10 3 (4.76%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.17%) Digital Signal Processing
11 2 (3.17%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) Python
2 24 (38.10%) Java
3 22 (34.92%) C#
4 18 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 17 (26.98%) C
5 17 (26.98%) SQL
6 13 (20.63%) R
7 12 (19.05%) Bash Shell
8 11 (17.46%) Fortran
9 10 (15.87%) Perl
10 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) CEH
2 2 (3.17%) CREST Certified
2 2 (3.17%) GIAC
2 2 (3.17%) OSCP
3 1 (1.59%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Firmware
2 1 (1.59%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Nessus
1 2 (3.17%) Nmap
1 2 (3.17%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Qualys
2 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
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