The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Salford region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 6 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 3.33% 13.33% 6.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 26.67% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +2.60%
Programming Languages Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
12 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 40.00% 50.00% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 20
Average daily rate £325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
C++
Manchester

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Salford

C++
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
1 2 (100.00%) BBC
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) OpenTV
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
1 2 (100.00%) MHEG
1 2 (100.00%) New Media
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Salford region citing C++ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) BBC
1 2 (100.00%) Interactive TV
1 2 (100.00%) IPTV
1 2 (100.00%) MHEG
1 2 (100.00%) New Media
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 2 (100.00%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) OpenTV