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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++ Developer
England / South East
Rank 210 201 213
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 26 48 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.59% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.62% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 22
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £393 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.35% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £43.75 £39.25
% change year-on-year
-12.57% +11.46%

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
6818 7725 8535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.35% 94.17% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3956 4555 4590
Median daily rate £401 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 341 410 415
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £54.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +12 16 £460 +60.00% 3
Middlesex -9 5 £375 +7.14%
Surrey +13 1 £385 -0.64% 7
Berkshire +10 1 £325 -7.14% 7
Buckinghamshire -1 1 - -
West Sussex -4 1 £365 - 2
Kent -11 1 - -
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 83 (100.00%) C++
2 40 (48.19%) Linux
3 38 (45.78%) C
4 34 (40.96%) SQL
5 30 (36.14%) Unix
6 29 (34.94%) Java
6 29 (34.94%) Perl
7 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (28.92%) Software Engineering
9 22 (26.51%) Windows
9 22 (26.51%) Multithreading
10 20 (24.10%) STL
11 18 (21.69%) Oracle
12 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
13 15 (18.07%) C#
13 15 (18.07%) Scrum
14 14 (16.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
15 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
15 11 (13.25%) OOD
15 11 (13.25%) OO
15 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
16 10 (12.05%) Python
16 10 (12.05%) Visual Studio
16 10 (12.05%) .NET
17 9 (10.84%) HTML
17 9 (10.84%) XML
17 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
17 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
18 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
18 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration

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 (1.20%) Apache Qpid
1 1 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) PaaS
2 6 (7.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.25%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.82%) LAN
3 3 (3.61%) DNS
4 2 (2.41%) Internet
5 1 (1.20%) AMQP
5 1 (1.20%) DVB
5 1 (1.20%) HTTP
5 1 (1.20%) SSL
5 1 (1.20%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) MySQL
1 7 (8.43%) Relational Database
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.20%) Big Data
3 1 (1.20%) DB2
3 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.23%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.02%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.02%) JIRA
4 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.61%) GoogleTest
6 2 (2.41%) Ant
6 2 (2.41%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.41%) CppUnit
6 2 (2.41%) NUnit
7 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.20%) CMake
7 1 (1.20%) Gradle
7 1 (1.20%) Hudson
7 1 (1.20%) JMeter
7 1 (1.20%) JUnit
7 1 (1.20%) Subversion
7 1 (1.20%) Valgrind
7 1 (1.20%) WiX
General
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Automotive
3 2 (2.41%) Games
4 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Military
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (24.10%) STL
2 14 (16.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (12.05%) .NET
4 9 (10.84%) HTML
4 9 (10.84%) XML
5 7 (8.43%) CSS
5 7 (8.43%) MFC
6 5 (6.02%) WCF
6 5 (6.02%) XML Messaging
7 4 (4.82%) COM+
8 3 (3.61%) WPF
9 2 (2.41%) HTML5
9 2 (2.41%) OpenGL
9 2 (2.41%) WinForms
10 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.20%) EJB
10 1 (1.20%) JMS
10 1 (1.20%) Node.js
10 1 (1.20%) REST
10 1 (1.20%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.02%) Replication
3 4 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.41%) Derivative
4 2 (2.41%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.20%) Digital TV
5 1 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.20%) MPEG
5 1 (1.20%) STB
Operating Systems
1 40 (48.19%) Linux
2 30 (36.14%) Unix
3 22 (26.51%) Windows
4 4 (4.82%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.20%) Android
7 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.20%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.20%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (28.92%) Software Engineering
3 22 (26.51%) Multithreading
4 15 (18.07%) Scrum
5 11 (13.25%) OO
5 11 (13.25%) OOD
6 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.64%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (8.43%) Web Development
9 6 (7.23%) Code Coverage
9 6 (7.23%) ETL
9 6 (7.23%) MVC
9 6 (7.23%) UML
9 6 (7.23%) Validation
10 5 (6.02%) OOP
10 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (6.02%) TDD
11 4 (4.82%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (4.82%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) C++
2 38 (45.78%) C
3 34 (40.96%) SQL
4 29 (34.94%) Java
4 29 (34.94%) Perl
5 15 (18.07%) C#
6 10 (12.05%) Python
7 8 (9.64%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.23%) Embedded C++
9 5 (6.02%) COBOL
9 5 (6.02%) Embedded C
10 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.20%) Assembly Language
11 1 (1.20%) C++/CLI
11 1 (1.20%) Ruby
11 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.20%) VC++
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.02%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) WMI
2 1 (1.20%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (8.43%) Google
4 4 (4.82%) Telerik
5 1 (1.20%) Coverity
5 1 (1.20%) Perforce
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.20%) Veracode
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