The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 61 53 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing C++ 43 38 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.25% 2.78% 3.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.89% 7.31% 8.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 16
Average daily rate £425 £408 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +12.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £343 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.85% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 9
Average hourly rate £46.25 £50.00 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £42.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £55.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.50%
C++
South East

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

Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
545 520 541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.19% 38.04% 37.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 326 338
Average daily rate £425 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 16 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £22.50 £28.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £51.68 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

C++
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

C++
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +2 8 - - 1
Guildford 0 7 £395 +5.33% 2
Leatherhead -17 6 £475 +11.76% 1
Redhill -1 5 £445 +19.46% 5
Reigate - 2 - - 2
Cobham +1 1 £410 -2.95%
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 39 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 35 (46.67%) Linux
3 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (33.33%) OO
5 22 (29.33%) C
5 22 (29.33%) Java
5 22 (29.33%) SQL
6 20 (26.67%) Scrum
7 17 (22.67%) TDD
7 17 (22.67%) Cross-Platform Development
8 16 (21.33%) Subversion
8 16 (21.33%) Multithreading
8 16 (21.33%) HTTP
9 15 (20.00%) HTML
10 14 (18.67%) Systems Analysis
11 13 (17.33%) C#
11 13 (17.33%) Embedded Systems
11 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
12 12 (16.00%) STL
12 12 (16.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 11 (14.67%) Software Architecture
13 11 (14.67%) HTML5
13 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
13 11 (14.67%) Telecoms
13 11 (14.67%) Trac
13 11 (14.67%) Node.js
13 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
14 10 (13.33%) User Stories
14 10 (13.33%) REST

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 11 (14.67%) Node.js
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.33%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (1.33%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) HTTP
2 10 (13.33%) DVB
3 9 (12.00%) Diameter Protocol
3 9 (12.00%) GSM
3 9 (12.00%) LTE
3 9 (12.00%) RANAP
3 9 (12.00%) RTP
3 9 (12.00%) UMTS
3 9 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (8.00%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.67%) GPRS
6 2 (2.67%) Wireless
7 1 (1.33%) IKE
7 1 (1.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.33%) Relational Database
2 11 (14.67%) NoSQL
2 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.33%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.33%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.33%) HBase
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (21.33%) Subversion
2 11 (14.67%) Trac
3 10 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.67%) ClearCase
6 2 (2.67%) GCC
6 2 (2.67%) GDB
6 2 (2.67%) MSI
7 1 (1.33%) CasperJS
7 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.33%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.33%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.33%) Selenium
General
1 11 (14.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.67%) Electronics
3 6 (8.00%) Marketing
4 5 (6.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (49.33%) Software Engineer
2 27 (36.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 25 (33.33%) Developer
4 15 (20.00%) C++ Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Embedded Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) DBA
6 7 (9.33%) Embedded C Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) SQL DBA
9 4 (5.33%) Administrator
9 4 (5.33%) Agile Developer
9 4 (5.33%) GUI Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (4.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) HTML
2 12 (16.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (16.00%) STL
3 11 (14.67%) HTML5
4 10 (13.33%) REST
5 8 (10.67%) Qt
6 7 (9.33%) XML
7 5 (6.67%) GWT
8 4 (5.33%) CSS
9 1 (1.33%) .NET
9 1 (1.33%) Akka
9 1 (1.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (1.33%) Kafka
9 1 (1.33%) Play Framework
9 1 (1.33%) RESTful
9 1 (1.33%) SAML
9 1 (1.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.33%) WebKit
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (13.33%) DTV
2 10 (13.33%) MPEG
2 10 (13.33%) STB
3 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.00%) Contactless
5 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (46.67%) Linux
2 10 (13.33%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (33.33%) OO
4 20 (26.67%) Scrum
5 17 (22.67%) Cross-Platform Development
5 17 (22.67%) TDD
6 16 (21.33%) Multithreading
7 14 (18.67%) Systems Analysis
8 11 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (14.67%) Software Architecture
9 10 (13.33%) SOA
9 10 (13.33%) User Stories
10 7 (9.33%) OOP
11 6 (8.00%) Configuration Management
11 6 (8.00%) Database Security
11 6 (8.00%) Software Testing
12 4 (5.33%) BDD
12 4 (5.33%) CRM
12 4 (5.33%) High Availability
12 4 (5.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 22 (29.33%) C
1 22 (29.33%) Java
1 22 (29.33%) SQL
2 13 (17.33%) C#
3 10 (13.33%) Python
4 7 (9.33%) PowerShell
4 7 (9.33%) T-SQL
4 7 (9.33%) VBScript
5 6 (8.00%) Embedded C
6 5 (6.67%) Embedded C++
7 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.33%) Tcl
8 2 (2.67%) Scala
9 1 (1.33%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.33%) C-shell
9 1 (1.33%) Perl
9 1 (1.33%) R
9 1 (1.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (9.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Xen
1 2 (2.67%) XenServer
2 1 (1.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (8.00%) RedGate
2 5 (6.67%) Google
2 5 (6.67%) Oracle
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