The first table below looks at the demand for the C++ Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 17 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 Job Titles advertised for the South East 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++ Developer
Rank 205 208 213
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 41 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.26% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 7
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £395 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 11
Average hourly rate £51.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £32.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+56.92% -16.12%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8914 7726 9792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.86% 92.18% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4911 3836 4443
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 475 609 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.60 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

C++ Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

C++ Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +7 19 £350 +18.64% 2
Surrey +1 13 £363 -3.33% 5
East Sussex - 4 £250 -
Oxfordshire -4 2 £225 -35.71% 2
Berkshire -13 2 £300 -25.00% 4
Buckinghamshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 2
C++ Developer
England

C++ Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 74 (100.00%) C++
2 43 (58.11%) Linux
3 28 (37.84%) Windows
4 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
5 24 (32.43%) UNIX
6 22 (29.73%) OO
7 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
8 18 (24.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 17 (22.97%) Multithreading
10 15 (20.27%) SC Cleared
10 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
10 15 (20.27%) C
10 15 (20.27%) C#
11 13 (17.57%) MySQL
11 13 (17.57%) XML
12 12 (16.22%) PHP
12 12 (16.22%) HTML
12 12 (16.22%) Python
12 12 (16.22%) XHTML
13 11 (14.86%) UML
14 10 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
15 9 (12.16%) Subversion
16 8 (10.81%) OOD
16 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
17 7 (9.46%) Java
17 7 (9.46%) Visual Studio
18 6 (8.11%) STL
18 6 (8.11%) Motif
18 6 (8.11%) Electronics
18 6 (8.11%) NUnit

C++ Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.35%) LTE
2 1 (1.35%) GSM
2 1 (1.35%) 3GPP
2 1 (1.35%) SMTP
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
2 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) MySQL
2 5 (6.76%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.70%) Ingres
3 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Subversion
2 7 (9.46%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.11%) NUnit
3 6 (8.11%) CppUnit
3 6 (8.11%) GoogleTest
4 5 (6.76%) Ant
4 5 (6.76%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.70%) Rational Rose
5 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.70%) ClearQuest
5 2 (2.70%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.35%) ProC
6 1 (1.35%) Trac
6 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.35%) GCC
6 1 (1.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (8.11%) Electronics
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 13 (17.57%) XML
3 12 (16.22%) XHTML
3 12 (16.22%) HTML
4 6 (8.11%) STL
4 6 (8.11%) Motif
5 5 (6.76%) JSON
6 3 (4.05%) Qt
7 2 (2.70%) wxWidgets
7 2 (2.70%) Middleware
8 1 (1.35%) OpenGL
8 1 (1.35%) .NET
8 1 (1.35%) COM
8 1 (1.35%) SOAP
8 1 (1.35%) Apache Flex
8 1 (1.35%) WinForms
8 1 (1.35%) Xerces
8 1 (1.35%) Xalan
8 1 (1.35%) Spring
8 1 (1.35%) D-Bus
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Computer Science
2 10 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (5.41%) DTV
3 4 (5.41%) IPTV
4 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.05%) Physics
5 2 (2.70%) Derivative
6 1 (1.35%) Open Source
6 1 (1.35%) CCTV
6 1 (1.35%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 43 (58.11%) Linux
2 28 (37.84%) Windows
3 24 (32.43%) UNIX
4 3 (4.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Software Engineering
2 22 (29.73%) OO
3 17 (22.97%) Multithreading
4 11 (14.86%) UML
5 8 (10.81%) OOD
5 8 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.76%) Project Management
6 5 (6.76%) OOP
6 5 (6.76%) RUP
6 5 (6.76%) ICONIX
6 5 (6.76%) Use Case
6 5 (6.76%) Unified Process
7 4 (5.41%) Information Security
7 4 (5.41%) Automation Testing
8 3 (4.05%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.70%) Integration Testing
9 2 (2.70%) Memory Management
9 2 (2.70%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (2.70%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (1.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C++
2 15 (20.27%) C
2 15 (20.27%) C#
3 12 (16.22%) PHP
3 12 (16.22%) Python
4 7 (9.46%) Java
5 5 (6.76%) SQL
5 5 (6.76%) Golang
6 3 (4.05%) Embedded C++
7 2 (2.70%) VC++
8 1 (1.35%) Fortran
8 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (6.76%) Google
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle
2 1 (1.35%) IBM
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.35%) Perforce