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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 48 35 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +17
Contract jobs citing C++ 10 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.78% 4.51% 1.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 9.13% 4.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 5
Median daily rate £525 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £348 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £550 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-4.59% +8.75%

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
270 252 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 48.13% 49.41% 35.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 214 152
Median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Median hourly rate £28.90 £39.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.91% +110.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £38.10 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £39.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 3 £650 +18.18% 10
Abingdon -3 1 - - 1
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 27 (51.92%) Python
2 25 (48.08%) C#
3 22 (42.31%) Java
4 21 (40.38%) .NET
5 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (30.77%) Scala
7 16 (30.77%) Linux
8 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
9 14 (26.92%) Ruby
9 14 (26.92%) Subversion
9 14 (26.92%) Scrum
9 14 (26.92%) Git (software)
10 12 (23.08%) HTML
11 11 (21.15%) Web Services
12 10 (19.23%) TDD
12 10 (19.23%) PaaS
13 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
13 9 (17.31%) Open Source
13 9 (17.31%) Build Automation
13 9 (17.31%) Gradle
13 9 (17.31%) Maven
13 9 (17.31%) nginx
13 9 (17.31%) RESTful
13 9 (17.31%) Jetty
13 9 (17.31%) Multithreading
13 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
13 9 (17.31%) Apache
13 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
14 8 (15.38%) OO

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 (17.31%) Apache
1 9 (17.31%) Jetty
1 9 (17.31%) nginx
1 9 (17.31%) Tomcat
2 8 (15.38%) Apache Solr
2 8 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) PaaS
2 8 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.77%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (5.77%) SaaS
5 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) DHCP
1 4 (7.69%) DNS
2 3 (5.77%) IPv4
2 3 (5.77%) IPv6
3 2 (3.85%) Ethernet
3 2 (3.85%) Internet
3 2 (3.85%) LAN
3 2 (3.85%) Network Security
3 2 (3.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 8 (15.38%) MySQL
1 8 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.85%) Big Data
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.85%) SSDT
5 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Git (software)
1 14 (26.92%) Subversion
2 9 (17.31%) Gradle
2 9 (17.31%) Maven
3 8 (15.38%) Selenium
4 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.85%) MSBuild
5 2 (3.85%) NuGet
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.85%) WinDbg
6 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.92%) LabVIEW
6 1 (1.92%) MSTest
6 1 (1.92%) WiX
General
1 7 (13.46%) Publishing
2 4 (7.69%) Back Office
3 3 (5.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Software Engineer
3 10 (19.23%) C++ Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.46%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Architect
6 6 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Java Developer
7 5 (9.62%) AWS Developer
7 5 (9.62%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) AWS Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) HTML Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (9.62%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) JavaScript Engineer
7 5 (9.62%) MongoDB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 12 (23.08%) HTML
3 11 (21.15%) Web Services
4 9 (17.31%) RESTful
5 8 (15.38%) HTML5
5 8 (15.38%) Lucene
5 8 (15.38%) Spring
6 6 (11.54%) WPF
7 5 (9.62%) PostGIS
7 5 (9.62%) WinForms
8 4 (7.69%) CSS
9 3 (5.77%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.92%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (1.92%) WCF
10 1 (1.92%) XML
10 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (3.85%) Replication
2 2 (3.85%) VHDL
3 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.92%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (13.46%) Windows
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
2 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.85%) Software Engineering
4 14 (26.92%) Scrum
5 10 (19.23%) TDD
6 9 (17.31%) Build Automation
6 9 (17.31%) Multithreading
6 9 (17.31%) Open Source
7 8 (15.38%) OO
8 7 (13.46%) DevOps
9 6 (11.54%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (9.62%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.62%) OOD
10 5 (9.62%) OOP
11 4 (7.69%) Automation Testing
11 4 (7.69%) MVVM
11 4 (7.69%) Network Design
11 4 (7.69%) Web Development
12 3 (5.77%) 3D Modelling
12 3 (5.77%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) Python
2 25 (48.08%) C#
3 22 (42.31%) Java
4 16 (30.77%) Scala
5 14 (26.92%) Ruby
6 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
6 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
7 8 (15.38%) C
8 7 (13.46%) Perl
9 5 (9.62%) SQL
10 4 (7.69%) Go
10 4 (7.69%) MATLAB
10 4 (7.69%) Rust
11 3 (5.77%) C++/CLI
11 3 (5.77%) Embedded C
11 3 (5.77%) Embedded C++
11 3 (5.77%) PHP
11 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.92%) VB
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
1 2 (3.85%) Firmware
1 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) Ansible
3 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Google
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.77%) Perforce
5 2 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) Alias
6 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.92%) Sophos
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