The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 12 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 7.14% 3.53% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.05% 11.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £43.06 £41.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
C++
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Stevenage region.

Programming Languages Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 33.93% 30.59% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 12
Median daily rate £258 £500 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.50% +94.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £402 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £500 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £41.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +15.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stevenage region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ across the Stevenage region.

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Stevenage region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Stevenage region with a requirement for C++.

1 9 (81.82%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
3 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Qt
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) LabWindows
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
5 2 (18.18%) NetBeans
5 2 (18.18%) Military
5 2 (18.18%) Serena
5 2 (18.18%) Cognos
5 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
5 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 1 (9.09%) PTC Creo
3 1 (9.09%) Simulink
3 1 (9.09%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) Kerberos
1 2 (18.18%) RS-422
1 2 (18.18%) SSL
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Bugzilla
1 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) NetBeans
1 2 (18.18%) Redmine
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (18.18%) Military
2 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Access Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) C Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Database Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Validation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Verification Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) Qt
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
3 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) MCP
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Cognos
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Serena
2 2 (18.18%) TIBCO