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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 197 210 218
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 60 62 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.65% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.68% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 49 21
Median daily rate £391 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.79% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +11.42%
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
8311 9058 8685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.20% 94.86% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4967 5335 4693
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 424 430
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -0.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £40.15 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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
Surrey 0 12 £500 +57.48% 7
Middlesex -7 11 £350 -
Oxfordshire +12 10 £400 -3.03% 1
Hampshire -6 10 £350 +22.27% 5
Buckinghamshire +12 7 £438 -9.32% 1
Berkshire -6 6 £345 +2.98% 5
West Sussex -9 2 - - 1
Kent - 1 £413 - 5
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 104 (100.00%) C++
2 54 (51.92%) Linux
3 49 (47.12%) C
4 44 (42.31%) Multithreading
5 43 (41.35%) Software Engineering
6 35 (33.65%) Unix
7 28 (26.92%) SQL
8 26 (25.00%) Java
8 26 (25.00%) STL
9 24 (23.08%) Oracle
10 22 (21.15%) Perl
11 21 (20.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 20 (19.23%) OO
13 19 (18.27%) Security Cleared
14 17 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (16.35%) Windows
15 16 (15.38%) Python
15 16 (15.38%) SC Cleared
16 13 (12.50%) Degree
16 13 (12.50%) OOP
16 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
17 12 (11.54%) Project Management
17 12 (11.54%) Configuration Management
17 12 (11.54%) OOD
17 12 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
18 11 (10.58%) Unit Testing
18 11 (10.58%) GoogleTest
18 11 (10.58%) UML
19 10 (9.62%) Google
19 10 (9.62%) NUnit

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 (0.96%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.62%) Google Cloud Platform
1 10 (9.62%) PaaS
2 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) DVB
1 6 (5.77%) HTTP
2 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.85%) UPnP
4 1 (0.96%) Broadband
4 1 (0.96%) Internet
4 1 (0.96%) LAN
4 1 (0.96%) Multicast
4 1 (0.96%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.88%) MySQL
2 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.96%) Big Data
4 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.96%) HPCC
4 1 (0.96%) OLTP
4 1 (0.96%) Pentaho
4 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) GoogleTest
2 10 (9.62%) ClearCase
2 10 (9.62%) NUnit
3 8 (7.69%) Subversion
4 6 (5.77%) Ant
4 6 (5.77%) CppUnit
4 6 (5.77%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.85%) Xcode
6 3 (2.88%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.88%) WiX
7 2 (1.92%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.96%) CasperJS
8 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.96%) JIRA
8 1 (0.96%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.96%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.96%) Selenium
8 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
2 6 (5.77%) Electronics
3 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.96%) Automotive
3 1 (0.96%) Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.00%) STL
2 21 (20.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (8.65%) MFC
4 8 (7.69%) .NET
5 6 (5.77%) HTML
6 4 (3.85%) ATL
6 4 (3.85%) CSS
6 4 (3.85%) POCO
6 4 (3.85%) Swing
7 3 (2.88%) OpenGL
8 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.92%) DirectX
8 2 (1.92%) HTML5
8 2 (1.92%) Middleware
8 2 (1.92%) Qt
8 2 (1.92%) XML
8 2 (1.92%) XML Messaging
9 1 (0.96%) spray
9 1 (0.96%) WCF
9 1 (0.96%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.69%) Derivative
3 8 (7.69%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (5.77%) STB
5 4 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 4 (3.85%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.92%) Replication
7 1 (0.96%) Contactless
7 1 (0.96%) Fintech
7 1 (0.96%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.96%) Statistics
7 1 (0.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 54 (51.92%) Linux
2 35 (33.65%) Unix
3 17 (16.35%) Windows
4 4 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.88%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (42.31%) Multithreading
2 43 (41.35%) Software Engineering
3 20 (19.23%) OO
4 17 (16.35%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.50%) OOP
6 12 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 12 (11.54%) OOD
6 12 (11.54%) Project Management
7 11 (10.58%) UML
7 11 (10.58%) Unit Testing
8 10 (9.62%) Memory Management
9 8 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 8 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
9 8 (7.69%) Use Case
10 7 (6.73%) Scrum
10 7 (6.73%) Web Development
11 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
11 6 (5.77%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (5.77%) TDD
12 5 (4.81%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) C++
2 49 (47.12%) C
3 28 (26.92%) SQL
4 26 (25.00%) Java
5 22 (21.15%) Perl
6 16 (15.38%) Python
7 8 (7.69%) Embedded C++
8 7 (6.73%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.81%) C#
9 5 (4.81%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.85%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.88%) PHP
12 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.96%) R
12 1 (0.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (18.27%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 13 (12.50%) Degree
4 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (23.08%) Oracle
2 10 (9.62%) Google
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.96%) QNX
4 1 (0.96%) Telerik
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