The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 6 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 10.00% 16.67% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.50% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £750 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
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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 Street region.

Programming Languages Category
Street
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 80.00% 50.00% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 3
Average daily rate £325 £750 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.66% +328.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £750 £243
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Street region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Street

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Street

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Street

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Street 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 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) JRuby
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) GIMP
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Scilab
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Street 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Perl Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) DHTML
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) JRuby
1 1 (50.00%) Scilab
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Debian
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat