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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 23 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Contract jobs citing C++ 35 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.06% 3.24% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.71% 8.82% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 8
Median daily rate £450 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.26%
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
238 272 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 41.18% 36.71% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 206 101
Median daily rate £385 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +32.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 25 May 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++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram 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 25 May 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 +9 20 £463 +42.30% 5
Abingdon +3 1 £175 -46.15% 5
Bicester - 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 34 (54.84%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) C#
3 25 (40.32%) Linux
3 25 (40.32%) Python
4 22 (35.48%) Windows
5 21 (33.87%) HTML
6 17 (27.42%) Perl
6 17 (27.42%) Degree
7 16 (25.81%) PHP
7 16 (25.81%) Visual Studio
7 16 (25.81%) Analytics
8 15 (24.19%) Big Data
9 14 (22.58%) R
9 14 (22.58%) Bash Shell
9 14 (22.58%) HPCC
9 14 (22.58%) .NET
9 14 (22.58%) C
9 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.97%) Statistics
11 12 (19.35%) SAS
12 11 (17.74%) Oracle
12 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
12 11 (17.74%) XML
13 10 (16.13%) XSLT
13 10 (16.13%) CSS
13 10 (16.13%) CMS
13 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
13 10 (16.13%) Content Management
13 10 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS

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 12 (19.35%) SAS
2 10 (16.13%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) LAN
1 5 (8.06%) WAN
2 2 (3.23%) Bluetooth
2 2 (3.23%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) Big Data
2 14 (22.58%) HPCC
3 5 (8.06%) KDB
3 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 10 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.06%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (11.29%) Back Office
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
3 5 (8.06%) Front Office
4 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.23%) Electronics
5 2 (3.23%) Publishing
5 2 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Developer
2 12 (19.35%) Data Scientist
3 8 (12.90%) Architect
3 8 (12.90%) Technical Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) C++ Developer
6 5 (8.06%) AWS Architect
6 5 (8.06%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Quantitative Developer
7 4 (6.45%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Big Data Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Data Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (6.45%) HTML Developer
7 4 (6.45%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) XML Developer
8 3 (4.84%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) HTML
2 14 (22.58%) .NET
3 11 (17.74%) XML
4 10 (16.13%) CSS
4 10 (16.13%) XSLT
5 9 (14.52%) Web Services
6 5 (8.06%) .NET Framework
6 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.06%) Esper
6 5 (8.06%) NumPy
6 5 (8.06%) OpenGL
6 5 (8.06%) Pandas
6 5 (8.06%) Pyramid
6 5 (8.06%) SciPy
7 3 (4.84%) DirectX
8 2 (3.23%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (3.23%) Qt
8 2 (3.23%) WCF
8 2 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Statistics
2 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.90%) Algorithms
3 8 (12.90%) Visualisation
4 7 (11.29%) Data Centre
5 5 (8.06%) e-Learning
5 5 (8.06%) Hedge funds
6 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.84%) Data Structures
7 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.84%) Semantic Web
7 3 (4.84%) Streaming Video
8 2 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.32%) Linux
2 22 (35.48%) Windows
3 7 (11.29%) Unix
4 6 (9.68%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.45%) Android
5 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.45%) Windows CE
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Analytics
2 14 (22.58%) Software Engineering
3 10 (16.13%) Content Management
4 8 (12.90%) OO
5 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.29%) Migration
6 6 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.68%) Data Acquisition
6 6 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 6 (9.68%) Network Design
6 6 (9.68%) Open Source
7 5 (8.06%) Change Management
7 5 (8.06%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.06%) Quantitative Trading
7 5 (8.06%) Refactoring
7 5 (8.06%) SOA
7 5 (8.06%) Time Management
7 5 (8.06%) Time Series Analysis
7 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) C#
3 25 (40.32%) Python
4 17 (27.42%) Perl
5 16 (25.81%) PHP
6 14 (22.58%) Bash Shell
6 14 (22.58%) C
6 14 (22.58%) R
7 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.61%) COBOL
9 1 (1.61%) F#
9 1 (1.61%) Haskell
9 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.61%) SQL
9 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (27.42%) Degree
2 2 (3.23%) CEH
2 2 (3.23%) CREST Certified
2 2 (3.23%) GIAC
2 2 (3.23%) OSCP
3 1 (1.61%) PhD
3 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Firmware
2 2 (3.23%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) Nessus
1 2 (3.23%) Nmap
1 2 (3.23%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle
2 3 (4.84%) Perforce
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Qualys
4 1 (1.61%) Borland