The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Stockport region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 3.03% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Programming Languages Category
Stockport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stockport 51.52% 38.46% 70.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 10
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C++
Manchester

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
2 1 (33.33%) EMV
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Chip Card
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EMV
1 1 (33.33%) Chip Card
1 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript