The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 239 200 209
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +9
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 44 69 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.68% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.72% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 38 29
Average daily rate £350 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £348
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £35.75 £44.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £43.75 £52.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.75 £39.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+8.22% -17.70%
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
9196 9522 8760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.43% 94.31% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5593 5223 4823
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 460 482
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.44 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesex +4 11 £350 +7.69%
Surrey -8 10 £425 -15.00% 20
Hampshire -10 9 £307 +4.59%
Buckinghamshire +9 6 £350 -15.66%
Berkshire -4 5 £350 +4.47% 4
Oxfordshire +10 4 £300 -29.41% 5
West Sussex -17 1 - - 2
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 96 (100.00%) C++
2 68 (70.83%) Linux
3 53 (55.21%) C
4 42 (43.75%) Multithreading
5 39 (40.63%) Software Engineering
6 32 (33.33%) Unix
7 28 (29.17%) STL
7 28 (29.17%) SQL
8 27 (28.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 27 (28.13%) Oracle
8 27 (28.13%) Perl
9 22 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (21.88%) Python
10 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
11 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
12 13 (13.54%) GoogleTest
12 13 (13.54%) Embedded Systems
12 13 (13.54%) Windows
13 12 (12.50%) Unit Testing
14 11 (11.46%) Memory Management
14 11 (11.46%) NUnit
15 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (9.38%) Scrum
17 8 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
17 8 (8.33%) UML
17 8 (8.33%) OOD
17 8 (8.33%) .NET
17 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
18 7 (7.29%) HTML
18 7 (7.29%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.04%) Node.js
1 1 (1.04%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.25%) DVB
1 6 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) H.323
2 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.04%) IKE
3 1 (1.04%) IPsec
3 1 (1.04%) UPnP
3 1 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.08%) OLTP
3 1 (1.04%) Big Data
3 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.04%) HPCC
3 1 (1.04%) Ingres
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.04%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (13.54%) GoogleTest
2 11 (11.46%) NUnit
3 6 (6.25%) ClearCase
3 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.25%) Xcode
4 5 (5.21%) JIRA
5 4 (4.17%) Bugzilla
6 3 (3.13%) Subversion
6 3 (3.13%) WiX
7 2 (2.08%) Ant
7 2 (2.08%) CppUnit
8 1 (1.04%) CasperJS
8 1 (1.04%) ClearQuest
8 1 (1.04%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.04%) PhantomJS
8 1 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (1.04%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.04%) Selenium
8 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.08%) Electronics
2 2 (2.08%) Games
3 1 (1.04%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.04%) Automotive
3 1 (1.04%) Banking
3 1 (1.04%) Finance
3 1 (1.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.17%) STL
2 27 (28.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (8.33%) .NET
4 7 (7.29%) HTML
5 6 (6.25%) ATL
5 6 (6.25%) Middleware
5 6 (6.25%) POCO
6 5 (5.21%) Twisted
7 4 (4.17%) CSS
8 3 (3.13%) HTML5
8 3 (3.13%) OpenGL
9 2 (2.08%) DirectX
9 2 (2.08%) Qt
9 2 (2.08%) XML
10 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.04%) Motif
10 1 (1.04%) spray
10 1 (1.04%) Swing
10 1 (1.04%) WebKit
10 1 (1.04%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.29%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.25%) Device Driver
5 5 (5.21%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.21%) Mathematics
5 5 (5.21%) STB
6 2 (2.08%) Derivative
6 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.04%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.04%) PKI
7 1 (1.04%) PlayStation
7 1 (1.04%) Statistics
7 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.04%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 68 (70.83%) Linux
2 32 (33.33%) Unix
3 13 (13.54%) Windows
4 8 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (6.25%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.13%) Android
6 3 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.04%) Nucleus RTOS
7 1 (1.04%) VxWorks
7 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.04%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (43.75%) Multithreading
2 39 (40.63%) Software Engineering
3 22 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 11 (11.46%) Memory Management
6 9 (9.38%) Scrum
7 8 (8.33%) OOD
7 8 (8.33%) UML
8 7 (7.29%) OOP
9 6 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.25%) OO
9 6 (6.25%) TDD
10 5 (5.21%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.21%) Open Source
11 4 (4.17%) BDD
11 4 (4.17%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.17%) Project Management
12 3 (3.13%) Cross-Platform Development
12 3 (3.13%) Validation
13 2 (2.08%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (100.00%) C++
2 53 (55.21%) C
3 28 (29.17%) SQL
4 27 (28.13%) Perl
5 21 (21.88%) Python
6 7 (7.29%) Java
6 7 (7.29%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.29%) Objective-C
7 4 (4.17%) Embedded C++
8 3 (3.13%) C#
8 3 (3.13%) Embedded C
8 3 (3.13%) PHP
8 3 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.08%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.08%) Erlang
10 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.04%) R
10 1 (1.04%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (21.88%) Security Cleared
2 15 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (1.04%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.04%) GridGain
1 1 (1.04%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (28.13%) Oracle
2 2 (2.08%) QNX
3 1 (1.04%) Lumension
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft
Staines, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago