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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C++
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 31 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 0.47% - 1.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.39% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.75 £44.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-5.11% +12.82%

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
72 46 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 34.12% 29.49% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 26 53
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £443 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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++
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 1 - -
C++
East of England

C++
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
2 1 (50.00%) Intel
2 1 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

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%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (50.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Intel