The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 7 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 15.15% 10.34% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.81% 15.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
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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
21 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 63.64% 65.52% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 7
Average daily rate £325 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -14.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within 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++
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 13 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++.

1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) WSDL
3 1 (20.00%) InstallShield

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stockport region citing C++ also 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 that cited C++. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) WSDL
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB
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