The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 0.52% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 2.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.38 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.22%
C++
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 44 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 26.56% 23.04% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 13
Median daily rate £338 £375 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
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 Solihull

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

C++
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 8 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 Solihull region with a requirement for C++.

1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) CppUnit
1 3 (100.00%) OpenSSH
1 3 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (100.00%) iptables
2 2 (66.67%) Automake
3 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (100.00%) CppUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Automake
3 1 (33.33%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 3 (100.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C
1 3 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) iptables
1 3 (100.00%) OpenSSH