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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 206 225 195
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 51 41 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.46% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 24 20
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £311 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £301
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +19.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £16.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +148.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.43 £39.25 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £42.50 £23.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.25 £40.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.12% +90.47%
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
7953 8828 7991
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.19% 93.80% 93.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4824 4748 4160
Average daily rate £385 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 400 432 468
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 13 February 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 +11 16 £350 -6.66%
Hampshire +15 14 £288 -17.85% 1
Berkshire +12 9 £350 +4.47% 6
Buckinghamshire +14 5 £350 -15.15%
Surrey -6 5 £388 -13.88% 15
Oxfordshire - 3 £338 - 9
Kent - 1 £250 -
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

1 129 (100.00%) C++
2 86 (66.67%) Linux
3 66 (51.16%) C
4 52 (40.31%) Multithreading
5 48 (37.21%) SQL
6 44 (34.11%) Unix
7 38 (29.46%) Python
8 37 (28.68%) Software Engineering
9 35 (27.13%) Windows
9 35 (27.13%) STL
10 33 (25.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 32 (24.81%) Oracle
12 30 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
12 30 (23.26%) Perl
13 29 (22.48%) Security Cleared
14 25 (19.38%) SC Cleared
15 24 (18.60%) .NET
16 22 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (15.50%) Jenkins
17 20 (15.50%) C#
17 20 (15.50%) OOD
18 19 (14.73%) OO
18 19 (14.73%) GoogleTest
18 19 (14.73%) PowerShell
19 18 (13.95%) TDD
19 18 (13.95%) NUnit
20 17 (13.18%) Windows 7
20 17 (13.18%) Memory Management
21 16 (12.40%) Unit Testing
22 14 (10.85%) ADO.NET

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (0.78%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) HTTP
2 6 (4.65%) DVB
2 6 (4.65%) H.323
3 5 (3.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.78%) IKE
4 1 (0.78%) IPsec
4 1 (0.78%) UPnP
4 1 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.53%) Big Data
3 4 (3.10%) SQLite
4 2 (1.55%) Ingres
4 2 (1.55%) OLTP
4 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) Jenkins
2 19 (14.73%) GoogleTest
3 18 (13.95%) NUnit
4 11 (8.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.20%) JIRA
6 7 (5.43%) Bugzilla
6 7 (5.43%) ClearCase
7 6 (4.65%) Git (software)
7 6 (4.65%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.88%) MSBuild
8 5 (3.88%) WiX
8 5 (3.88%) Xcode
9 4 (3.10%) Subversion
10 3 (2.33%) Ant
10 3 (2.33%) CppUnit
11 2 (1.55%) ClearQuest
11 2 (1.55%) CruiseControl
11 2 (1.55%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
12 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 6 (4.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.55%) Electronics
2 2 (1.55%) Games
2 2 (1.55%) Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Finance
3 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.78%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (27.13%) STL
2 33 (25.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 24 (18.60%) .NET
4 14 (10.85%) ADO.NET
5 11 (8.53%) WinForms
6 9 (6.98%) Twisted
6 9 (6.98%) XML
7 6 (4.65%) Middleware
8 5 (3.88%) ATL
8 5 (3.88%) POCO
9 4 (3.10%) HTML
10 2 (1.55%) CSS
10 2 (1.55%) HTML5
10 2 (1.55%) Motif
10 2 (1.55%) Web Services
10 2 (1.55%) wxWidgets
11 1 (0.78%) Qt
11 1 (0.78%) REST
11 1 (0.78%) RESTful
11 1 (0.78%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Mathematics
2 11 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.53%) Embedded Systems
3 9 (6.98%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.43%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.88%) Device Driver
5 5 (3.88%) STB
6 3 (2.33%) Derivative
7 2 (1.55%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.55%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.78%) DTV
8 1 (0.78%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.78%) PKI
8 1 (0.78%) PlayStation
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 86 (66.67%) Linux
2 44 (34.11%) Unix
3 35 (27.13%) Windows
4 17 (13.18%) Windows 7
5 12 (9.30%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.43%) Android
6 7 (5.43%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.43%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (3.10%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.55%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.55%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.78%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.78%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.31%) Multithreading
2 37 (28.68%) Software Engineering
3 30 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (15.50%) OOD
6 19 (14.73%) OO
7 18 (13.95%) TDD
8 17 (13.18%) Memory Management
9 16 (12.40%) Unit Testing
10 13 (10.08%) UML
11 12 (9.30%) Continuous Delivery
12 11 (8.53%) Scrum
13 9 (6.98%) Automated Testing
14 8 (6.20%) OOP
15 7 (5.43%) Parallel Programming
16 5 (3.88%) Android Development
16 5 (3.88%) ATDD
16 5 (3.88%) Configuration Management
16 5 (3.88%) iOS Development
16 5 (3.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 129 (100.00%) C++
2 66 (51.16%) C
3 48 (37.21%) SQL
4 38 (29.46%) Python
5 30 (23.26%) Perl
6 20 (15.50%) C#
7 19 (14.73%) PowerShell
8 13 (10.08%) Java
9 9 (6.98%) Objective-C
10 7 (5.43%) Fortran
11 6 (4.65%) Erlang
11 6 (4.65%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.33%) Embedded C++
13 2 (1.55%) Embedded C
13 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.55%) VC++
14 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (22.48%) Security Cleared
2 25 (19.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.75%) Degree
4 3 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) FedRAMP
2 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.78%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (24.81%) Oracle
2 11 (8.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.78%) Lumension
3 1 (0.78%) QNX
3 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
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