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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.71% 1.29% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.13% 3.91% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
235 307 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.19% 32.98% 26.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 216 141
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £45.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.11% +20.00%
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 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 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for C++.

1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) C
1 7 (50.00%) C#
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) Node.js
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (35.71%) MAPI
4 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) VBScript
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 4 (28.57%) Memory Management
4 4 (28.57%) Office 365
5 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) French Language
5 3 (21.43%) German Language
5 3 (21.43%) Italian Language
5 3 (21.43%) 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 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (7.14%) 3G
3 1 (7.14%) 4G
3 1 (7.14%) AMQP
3 1 (7.14%) DVB
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) LTE
3 1 (7.14%) MQTT
3 1 (7.14%) Node B
3 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) FitNesse
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) MSTest
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Xcode
General
1 3 (21.43%) French Language
1 3 (21.43%) German Language
1 3 (21.43%) Italian Language
1 3 (21.43%) Spanish Language
2 2 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Messaging Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Quality Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) WCF Developer
4 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) Node.js
2 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 5 (35.71%) MAPI
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) DirectX
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (14.29%) OpenGL
6 2 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) WebGL
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) DCOM
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) RESTful
7 1 (7.14%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (7.14%) Digital TV
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) MPEG
4 1 (7.14%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Memory Management
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) 3D Rendering
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
6 1 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
6 1 (7.14%) Mobile Development
6 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 4 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 4 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 2 (14.29%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.14%) Java
5 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
5 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
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