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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++ Developer
Rank 203 212 217
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 57 62 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.63% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.66% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 51 31
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £288 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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
7800 9372 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.77% 94.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4751 5634 4840
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 386 438 463
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.76 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 September 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 September 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
Oxfordshire -19 14 £400 -12.32% 1
Middlesex 0 13 £360 +2.85%
Buckinghamshire +22 6 £438 +34.61% 1
Berkshire +8 6 £350 +7.69%
Hampshire +1 6 £463 +45.66% 4
Kent - 6 £350 - 1
West Sussex - 2 £450 - 1
Surrey +6 1 - - 12
C++ Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 106 (100.00%) C++
2 49 (46.23%) C
3 47 (44.34%) Linux
4 42 (39.62%) Multithreading
5 38 (35.85%) Unix
5 38 (35.85%) Java
5 38 (35.85%) Software Engineering
6 37 (34.91%) SQL
7 29 (27.36%) Perl
8 27 (25.47%) STL
9 26 (24.53%) Oracle
10 23 (21.70%) OO
11 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (17.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 16 (15.09%) Windows
12 16 (15.09%) PaaS
13 15 (14.15%) Google Cloud Platform
13 15 (14.15%) Configuration Management
13 15 (14.15%) Google
14 13 (12.26%) Web Development
14 13 (12.26%) Computer Science
14 13 (12.26%) OOD
14 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
15 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
15 12 (11.32%) OOP
15 12 (11.32%) Degree
16 11 (10.38%) Scrum
16 11 (10.38%) Python
16 11 (10.38%) ClearCase
16 11 (10.38%) Project Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.09%) PaaS
2 15 (14.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) DVB
2 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.77%) UPnP
3 2 (1.89%) HTTP
4 1 (0.94%) Broadband
4 1 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) LAN
4 1 (0.94%) Multicast
4 1 (0.94%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.43%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 3 (2.83%) MySQL
3 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.38%) ClearCase
2 8 (7.55%) Subversion
3 7 (6.60%) GoogleTest
3 7 (6.60%) NUnit
3 7 (6.60%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.66%) Ant
4 6 (5.66%) CppUnit
4 6 (5.66%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.94%) JIRA
6 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.94%) WiX
General
1 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.72%) Finance
3 4 (3.77%) Electronics
4 3 (2.83%) Automotive
5 1 (0.94%) Games
5 1 (0.94%) Military
5 1 (0.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.47%) STL
2 19 (17.92%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 10 (9.43%) MFC
4 8 (7.55%) .NET
4 8 (7.55%) HTML
5 6 (5.66%) CSS
6 5 (4.72%) XML
7 4 (3.77%) Swing
8 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.83%) WPF
9 2 (1.89%) HTML5
9 2 (1.89%) OpenGL
9 2 (1.89%) Qt
9 2 (1.89%) WCF
9 2 (1.89%) WinForms
9 2 (1.89%) XML Messaging
10 1 (0.94%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.94%) Middleware
10 1 (0.94%) Node.js
10 1 (0.94%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.38%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.60%) Derivative
4 6 (5.66%) STB
5 5 (4.72%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.89%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.89%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.89%) Replication
7 1 (0.94%) Contactless
7 1 (0.94%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.94%) Fintech
7 1 (0.94%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.94%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 47 (44.34%) Linux
2 38 (35.85%) Unix
3 16 (15.09%) Windows
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (39.62%) Multithreading
2 38 (35.85%) Software Engineering
3 23 (21.70%) OO
4 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (14.15%) Configuration Management
6 13 (12.26%) OOD
6 13 (12.26%) Web Development
7 12 (11.32%) OOP
8 11 (10.38%) Project Management
8 11 (10.38%) Scrum
9 9 (8.49%) UML
10 8 (7.55%) Unit Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Integration Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Memory Management
11 7 (6.60%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (6.60%) Use Case
12 6 (5.66%) ETL
12 6 (5.66%) Mentoring
12 6 (5.66%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (4.72%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 106 (100.00%) C++
2 49 (46.23%) C
3 38 (35.85%) Java
4 37 (34.91%) SQL
5 29 (27.36%) Perl
6 11 (10.38%) Python
7 10 (9.43%) C#
7 10 (9.43%) Embedded C++
8 9 (8.49%) Embedded C
9 8 (7.55%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.72%) COBOL
11 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.94%) C++/CLI
12 1 (0.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.32%) Degree
2 12 (11.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (24.53%) Oracle
2 15 (14.15%) Google
3 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.94%) Perforce
4 1 (0.94%) Telerik
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