The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Surrey 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 53 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing C++ 47 29 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.05% 2.22% 3.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.06% 6.79% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 16
Average daily rate £350 £363 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 17
Average hourly rate £51.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £37.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.45 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +2.60%
Programming Languages Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
583 427 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.88% 32.70% 39.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 200 331
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 40
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £26.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C++
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -6 7 £285 - 16
Leatherhead +2 6 £350 -6.66% 2
Staines -7 6 £300 -20.00%
Redhill - 3 - - 3
Woking - 1 - - 14
Weybridge - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 2
Shepperton - - - -
Lingfield - - - -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Dorking - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Godalming - - - - 1
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 63 (61.76%) C#
2 46 (45.10%) Java
2 46 (45.10%) Linux
3 44 (43.14%) C
4 39 (38.24%) Software Engineering
5 28 (27.45%) Windows
6 26 (25.49%) OO
7 25 (24.51%) UNIX
7 25 (24.51%) Multithreading
8 23 (22.55%) Computer Science
9 20 (19.61%) MySQL
10 19 (18.63%) SQL
10 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
12 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
12 17 (16.67%) TDD
13 16 (15.69%) Perl
13 16 (15.69%) PHP
13 16 (15.69%) .NET
14 15 (14.71%) Python
14 15 (14.71%) HTML
14 15 (14.71%) Games
15 14 (13.73%) Oracle
15 14 (13.73%) ETL
15 14 (13.73%) SC Cleared
16 13 (12.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 13 (12.75%) OOD
16 13 (12.75%) XHTML
16 13 (12.75%) Back Office

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 10 (9.80%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.88%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.94%) Apache
4 2 (1.96%) IIS
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.98%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) VPN
2 5 (4.90%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (4.90%) DNS
2 5 (4.90%) SNMP
2 5 (4.90%) TELNET
3 4 (3.92%) 3G
3 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.92%) 2G
3 4 (3.92%) 4G
4 3 (2.94%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (2.94%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (1.96%) Firewall
5 2 (1.96%) NFC
6 1 (0.98%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) MySQL
2 10 (9.80%) Big Data
3 9 (8.82%) Apache Hive
3 9 (8.82%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 6 (5.88%) HBase
5 5 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.98%) QlikView
8 1 (0.98%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Subversion
1 11 (10.78%) Visual Studio
2 9 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.90%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (4.90%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.94%) JUnit
5 2 (1.96%) Trac
5 2 (1.96%) Bower
6 1 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (14.71%) Games
2 13 (12.75%) Back Office
3 5 (4.90%) Retail
3 5 (4.90%) Finance
4 4 (3.92%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.96%) Electronics
6 1 (0.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (36.27%) Developer
2 27 (26.47%) C++ Developer
3 23 (22.55%) Software Engineer
4 14 (13.73%) Architect
5 10 (9.80%) C++ Software Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Senior Architect
7 6 (5.88%) Graduate
7 6 (5.88%) Junior
7 6 (5.88%) Junior Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Junior C++ Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Graduate C++ Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Leader
8 5 (4.90%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Programmer
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.69%) .NET
2 15 (14.71%) HTML
3 13 (12.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 13 (12.75%) XHTML
4 9 (8.82%) MapReduce
4 9 (8.82%) XML
5 6 (5.88%) Unreal Engine
6 5 (4.90%) WCF
6 5 (4.90%) J2EE
7 3 (2.94%) ICEfaces
7 3 (2.94%) JSF
7 3 (2.94%) Middleware
8 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.96%) CSS
8 2 (1.96%) Web Services
8 2 (1.96%) WinForms
8 2 (1.96%) HTML5
8 2 (1.96%) REST
8 2 (1.96%) OpenCL
8 2 (1.96%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.55%) Computer Science
2 18 (17.65%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (2.94%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) Handset
4 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.96%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.96%) Physics
5 1 (0.98%) SCADA
5 1 (0.98%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.98%) CUDA
5 1 (0.98%) Xbox
5 1 (0.98%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.98%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.98%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 46 (45.10%) Linux
2 28 (27.45%) Windows
3 25 (24.51%) UNIX
4 5 (4.90%) Solaris
5 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.96%) Android
6 2 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.24%) Software Engineering
2 26 (25.49%) OO
3 25 (24.51%) Multithreading
4 19 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (16.67%) TDD
7 14 (13.73%) ETL
8 13 (12.75%) OOD
9 11 (10.78%) Configuration Management
10 9 (8.82%) UML
11 8 (7.84%) Systems Analysis
12 7 (6.86%) Test Automation
12 7 (6.86%) Game Development
13 6 (5.88%) Scrum
13 6 (5.88%) Software Architecture
13 6 (5.88%) BDD
13 6 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (4.90%) Web Development
14 5 (4.90%) Test Strategy
14 5 (4.90%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 63 (61.76%) C#
2 46 (45.10%) Java
3 44 (43.14%) C
4 19 (18.63%) SQL
5 16 (15.69%) Perl
5 16 (15.69%) PHP
6 15 (14.71%) Python
7 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
8 5 (4.90%) UnrealScript
8 5 (4.90%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.94%) VB
10 2 (1.96%) Scala
11 1 (0.98%) R
11 1 (0.98%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.98%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 17 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.73%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.80%) Degree
4 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) PMP
5 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.98%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.90%) Sendmail
2 2 (1.96%) KVM
2 2 (1.96%) Xen
Vendors
1 14 (13.73%) Oracle
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Perforce
3 5 (4.90%) Greenplum
3 5 (4.90%) Huawei
3 5 (4.90%) Talend
3 5 (4.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 5 (4.90%) Sun
3 5 (4.90%) Nortel
3 5 (4.90%) Ericsson
3 5 (4.90%) NetApp
4 2 (1.96%) SAP
4 2 (1.96%) Juniper
4 2 (1.96%) McAfee
4 2 (1.96%) Cisco
4 2 (1.96%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.98%) Teradata
5 1 (0.98%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.98%) IBM
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 11 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £28 - £32 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago