The table below looks at the statistics for the C++ Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.82% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £290 £325
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £21.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+71.42% -50.58%
C++ Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
221 166 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 90.20% 94.86% 96.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 83 125
Average daily rate £325 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £180 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 25
Average hourly rate £14.00 £24.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.56% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.48 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

C++ Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited C++ Developer in their job title 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 with C++ Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMTP
1 2 (100.00%) FTP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 2 (100.00%) Lua
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001