The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 12 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing C++ 9 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 9.09% 19.51% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.31% 34.78% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £325 - £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%
C++
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 52.53% 56.10% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 8 10
Median daily rate £388 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £325 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Stockport region with a requirement for C++.

1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) OOD
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) Twitter
5 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
5 2 (22.22%) Node.js
5 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 2 (22.22%) WPF
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) C#
6 1 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 1 (11.11%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) Linux
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 1 (11.11%) Android
6 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 1 (11.11%) Android Development
6 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
6 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (22.22%) WPF Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) iOS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Android Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Mobile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
1 2 (22.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) OO
2 4 (44.44%) OOD
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) Prototyping
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Apple Swift
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Twitter