The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Street 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -
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
Street
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Street 83.33% 40.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £540 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.42 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.45 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.14% +2.94%
C++
Somerset

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 18 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQLPlus
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) GoldenSource
1 1 (100.00%) MSF

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) MSF
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) GoldenSource