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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 39 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing C++ 40 26 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.36% 3.67% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.55% 8.41% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 2
Median daily rate £400 £400 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £334 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £456 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
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
379 309 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 60.25% 43.64% 33.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 251 113
Median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £260 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 9
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.50 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +11 25 £400 - 7
Abingdon -3 3 £450 +12.50% 1
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 42 (56.00%) Java
2 34 (45.33%) C#
3 26 (34.67%) Linux
4 25 (33.33%) OO
5 24 (32.00%) .NET
5 24 (32.00%) Python
6 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
7 21 (28.00%) HTML
8 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (25.33%) PaaS
9 19 (25.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 19 (25.33%) Google
10 18 (24.00%) Oracle
11 17 (22.67%) C
11 17 (22.67%) PHP
11 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
13 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
13 14 (18.67%) Windows
14 13 (17.33%) Maven
14 13 (17.33%) Open Source
14 13 (17.33%) MongoDB
14 13 (17.33%) Visualisation
15 12 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (16.00%) Web Development
16 11 (14.67%) Refactoring
16 11 (14.67%) Finance
16 11 (14.67%) XML
16 11 (14.67%) CSS
16 11 (14.67%) OOP

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 10 (13.33%) CMS
2 3 (4.00%) Apache
2 3 (4.00%) Apache Solr
2 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.00%) Jetty
2 3 (4.00%) nginx
2 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 19 (25.33%) Google Cloud Platform
1 19 (25.33%) PaaS
2 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) LAN
1 5 (6.67%) WAN
2 4 (5.33%) DHCP
2 4 (5.33%) DNS
3 3 (4.00%) IPv4
3 3 (4.00%) IPv6
4 2 (2.67%) Internet
4 2 (2.67%) Network Security
5 1 (1.33%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) MongoDB
2 10 (13.33%) KDB
3 7 (9.33%) MySQL
4 6 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.67%) SSDT
7 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Visual Studio
2 13 (17.33%) Maven
3 12 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (10.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.67%) Subversion
5 3 (4.00%) Gradle
5 3 (4.00%) Selenium
6 2 (2.67%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.67%) NuGet
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.67%) WinDbg
7 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.33%) WiX
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 10 (13.33%) Front Office
3 7 (9.33%) Back Office
4 2 (2.67%) Electronics
4 2 (2.67%) Publishing
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (68.00%) Developer
2 18 (24.00%) C++ Developer
3 11 (14.67%) Software Developer
4 10 (13.33%) Quantitative Developer
5 9 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Architect
6 7 (9.33%) Technical Architect
7 6 (8.00%) HTML Developer
7 6 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) AWS Architect
8 5 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) HTML CSS Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (32.00%) .NET
2 21 (28.00%) HTML
3 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
3 11 (14.67%) CSS
3 11 (14.67%) XML
4 10 (13.33%) Esper
4 10 (13.33%) NumPy
4 10 (13.33%) Pandas
4 10 (13.33%) Pyramid
4 10 (13.33%) SciPy
4 10 (13.33%) Web Services
4 10 (13.33%) XSLT
5 7 (9.33%) .NET Framework
5 7 (9.33%) WPF
6 5 (6.67%) PostGIS
6 5 (6.67%) WinForms
7 3 (4.00%) HTML5
7 3 (4.00%) Lucene
7 3 (4.00%) RESTful
7 3 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Visualisation
2 11 (14.67%) Algorithms
3 10 (13.33%) Hedge funds
3 10 (13.33%) Statistics
4 9 (12.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (8.00%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.67%) e-Learning
7 3 (4.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.00%) Streaming Video
8 2 (2.67%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.67%) Replication
9 1 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 26 (34.67%) Linux
2 14 (18.67%) Windows
3 8 (10.67%) Windows Server
4 7 (9.33%) Unix
5 4 (5.33%) Windows CE
5 4 (5.33%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.33%) Android
7 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.33%) OO
2 22 (29.33%) Software Engineering
3 20 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.33%) Open Source
6 12 (16.00%) Web Development
7 11 (14.67%) OOP
7 11 (14.67%) Refactoring
8 10 (13.33%) Content Management
8 10 (13.33%) Data Acquisition
8 10 (13.33%) Quantitative Trading
8 10 (13.33%) Time Series Analysis
8 10 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 7 (9.33%) Migration
9 7 (9.33%) TDD
10 6 (8.00%) Network Design
10 6 (8.00%) Scrum
11 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.67%) OOD
11 5 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.00%) Java
2 34 (45.33%) C#
3 24 (32.00%) Python
4 17 (22.67%) C
4 17 (22.67%) PHP
5 14 (18.67%) JavaScript
6 11 (14.67%) Scala
7 8 (10.67%) Perl
7 8 (10.67%) Ruby
8 5 (6.67%) SQL
9 4 (5.33%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.33%) Go
9 4 (5.33%) Rust
10 3 (4.00%) C++/CLI
11 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.33%) F#
12 1 (1.33%) Haskell
12 1 (1.33%) VB
12 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) Puppet
2 3 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.67%) SCCM
4 1 (1.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Google
2 18 (24.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.00%) Perforce
4 2 (2.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.33%) Borland
5 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com