The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 63 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 0.95% 1.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.90% 3.69% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Median daily rate - £364 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £44.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
C++
Berkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
210 244 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.85% 25.63% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 171 182
Median daily rate £400 £398 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 1
Median hourly rate £19.63 £43.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.88% +16.00%
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 Reading

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Reading

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 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 Reading region with a requirement for C++.

1 13 (61.90%) C
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) Web Services
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) Node.js
6 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 6 (28.57%) Degree
6 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 6 (28.57%) MAPI
6 6 (28.57%) Java
6 6 (28.57%) SDLC
7 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
7 5 (23.81%) VBScript
7 5 (23.81%) HTML
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Office 365
7 5 (23.81%) Memory Management
7 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
8 4 (19.05%) French Language
8 4 (19.05%) German Language
8 4 (19.05%) Italian Language
8 4 (19.05%) Spanish Language

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) HTTP
3 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 1 (4.76%) 3G
4 1 (4.76%) 4G
4 1 (4.76%) AMQP
4 1 (4.76%) DVB
4 1 (4.76%) LTE
4 1 (4.76%) MQTT
4 1 (4.76%) Node B
4 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Fiddler
2 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) FitNesse
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) MSTest
3 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 4 (19.05%) French Language
1 4 (19.05%) German Language
1 4 (19.05%) Italian Language
1 4 (19.05%) Spanish Language
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Development Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Android Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Messaging Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Messaging Support
3 2 (9.52%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Development Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) Node.js
2 7 (33.33%) Web Services
3 6 (28.57%) MAPI
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 2 (9.52%) DirectX
6 2 (9.52%) Gherkin
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
6 2 (9.52%) OpenGL
6 2 (9.52%) WCF
6 2 (9.52%) WebGL
6 2 (9.52%) WPF
6 2 (9.52%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Digital TV
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) MPEG
4 1 (4.76%) STB
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Scrum
2 6 (28.57%) SDLC
2 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 5 (23.81%) Memory Management
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) RAD
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) 3D Rendering
5 2 (9.52%) Android Development
5 2 (9.52%) Open Source
5 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.52%) User Stories
5 2 (9.52%) V-Model
5 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (28.57%) Java
6 5 (23.81%) PowerShell
6 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
6 5 (23.81%) VBScript
7 3 (14.29%) VB
8 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
8 2 (9.52%) Embedded C++
9 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
9 1 (4.76%) PHP
9 1 (4.76%) Python
9 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SDET
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
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