The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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++ Developer
Rank 196 204 227
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +23
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 43 70 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.55% 0.74% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.78% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 44 28
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £277 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £350 £380
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 6
Median hourly rate £36.25 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
C++ Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7241 9001 9283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.46% 94.86% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4207 5215 5077
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £260 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 509 509
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.23 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +13 11 £310 +9.25% 2
Middlesex -9 9 £375 +7.14%
Kent - 6 £350 - 2
Buckinghamshire +19 4 £425 +41.66%
Surrey +8 4 £385 +10.00% 9
Berkshire +7 2 £338 -6.76% 4
West Sussex +12 1 £365 - 1
Oxfordshire -7 1 - - 3
East Sussex - 1 - -
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 99 (100.00%) C++
2 46 (46.46%) Linux
3 42 (42.42%) C
4 39 (39.39%) Java
5 37 (37.37%) SQL
6 36 (36.36%) Unix
7 33 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 33 (33.33%) Multithreading
8 30 (30.30%) Perl
9 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (23.23%) Windows
10 23 (23.23%) OO
11 22 (22.22%) STL
12 20 (20.20%) Oracle
13 18 (18.18%) Security Cleared
14 17 (17.17%) PaaS
15 16 (16.16%) Scrum
15 16 (16.16%) Google
15 16 (16.16%) OOD
16 15 (15.15%) C#
16 15 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
16 15 (15.15%) SC Cleared
17 14 (14.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 14 (14.14%) Python
18 13 (13.13%) Web Development
19 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
20 11 (11.11%) Eclipse
20 11 (11.11%) OOP
20 11 (11.11%) Visual Studio
20 11 (11.11%) .NET

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (1.01%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (1.01%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.17%) PaaS
2 15 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (5.05%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.04%) LAN
3 3 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.01%) AMQP
4 1 (1.01%) Broadband
4 1 (1.01%) DVB
4 1 (1.01%) HTTP
4 1 (1.01%) VoIP
4 1 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.08%) MySQL
1 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.02%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.01%) Big Data
5 1 (1.01%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 11 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.06%) GoogleTest
2 6 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.05%) Ant
3 5 (5.05%) ClearCase
3 5 (5.05%) CppUnit
3 5 (5.05%) JIRA
3 5 (5.05%) NUnit
3 5 (5.05%) Subversion
4 4 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.01%) CMake
5 1 (1.01%) Gradle
5 1 (1.01%) Hudson
5 1 (1.01%) JMeter
5 1 (1.01%) JUnit
5 1 (1.01%) Valgrind
5 1 (1.01%) WiX
General
1 5 (5.05%) Electronics
1 5 (5.05%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Automotive
3 2 (2.02%) Games
3 2 (2.02%) Military
4 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (22.22%) STL
2 14 (14.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 11 (11.11%) .NET
4 9 (9.09%) HTML
4 9 (9.09%) MFC
4 9 (9.09%) XML
5 7 (7.07%) CSS
6 5 (5.05%) WCF
6 5 (5.05%) XML Messaging
7 3 (3.03%) WPF
8 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.02%) HTML5
8 2 (2.02%) OpenGL
8 2 (2.02%) WinForms
9 1 (1.01%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.01%) EJB
9 1 (1.01%) Node.js
9 1 (1.01%) REST
9 1 (1.01%) Swing
9 1 (1.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Client/Server
2 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.05%) Derivative
2 5 (5.05%) Replication
3 4 (4.04%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.03%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.02%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.01%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.01%) Digital TV
6 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.01%) Fintech
6 1 (1.01%) MPEG
6 1 (1.01%) STB
Operating Systems
1 46 (46.46%) Linux
2 36 (36.36%) Unix
3 23 (23.23%) Windows
4 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.01%) CentOS
5 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.01%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 33 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (23.23%) OO
4 16 (16.16%) OOD
4 16 (16.16%) Scrum
5 13 (13.13%) Web Development
6 12 (12.12%) Configuration Management
7 11 (11.11%) OOP
8 10 (10.10%) UML
9 8 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.07%) MVC
11 6 (6.06%) Code Coverage
11 6 (6.06%) ETL
11 6 (6.06%) Memory Management
11 6 (6.06%) TDD
11 6 (6.06%) Validation
12 5 (5.05%) Unit Testing
12 5 (5.05%) Use Case
12 5 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 99 (100.00%) C++
2 42 (42.42%) C
3 39 (39.39%) Java
4 37 (37.37%) SQL
5 30 (30.30%) Perl
6 15 (15.15%) C#
7 14 (14.14%) Python
8 8 (8.08%) JavaScript
9 6 (6.06%) Embedded C++
10 5 (5.05%) COBOL
10 5 (5.05%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.02%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.01%) C++/CLI
12 1 (1.01%) Ruby
12 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.01%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) Degree
4 2 (2.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 20 (20.20%) Oracle
2 16 (16.16%) Google
3 9 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.04%) Telerik
5 1 (1.01%) Coverity
5 1 (1.01%) Perforce
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.01%) Veracode
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