The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 28 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.42% 1.03% 3.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.20% 2.70% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.44 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.62% +1.10%
C++
East of England

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

Programming Languages Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
83 74 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.87% 38.14% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 46 87
Median daily rate £375 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

C++
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for C++.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) C++/CLI
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Hardware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++/CLI
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Intel