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 31 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 66 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Contract jobs citing C++ 23 38 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.71% 2.99% 4.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.16% 7.92% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 19
Average daily rate
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£410 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £229 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £480 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 16
Average hourly rate £46.25 £47.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% +26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
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
553 480 498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 41.12% 37.77% 39.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 310 235
Average daily rate £400 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £458 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 37
Average hourly rate £48.75 £47.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £20.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £59.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 2015.

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++
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 31 July 2015. 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
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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
Cobham - 4 £410 -
Weybridge -4 1 £425 - 2
Guildford -5 1 - - 6
Leatherhead -26 1 £450 +2.85% 6
Camberley - 1 £400 -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (40.68%) Linux
2 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
3 20 (33.90%) Multithreading
4 17 (28.81%) C
4 17 (28.81%) C#
5 15 (25.42%) Java
5 15 (25.42%) Windows
6 14 (23.73%) Embedded Systems
7 13 (22.03%) UNIX
8 11 (18.64%) Perl
8 11 (18.64%) SQL
8 11 (18.64%) Python
8 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
8 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
9 10 (16.95%) LDAP
9 10 (16.95%) VPN
9 10 (16.95%) DNS
9 10 (16.95%) Cisco
9 10 (16.95%) Shell Script
9 10 (16.95%) VMware
9 10 (16.95%) Firewall
9 10 (16.95%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (15.25%) Blue Coat
10 9 (15.25%) Websense
10 9 (15.25%) MIMEsweeper
10 9 (15.25%) MAILsweeper
10 9 (15.25%) McAfee
10 9 (15.25%) NetApp
10 9 (15.25%) Juniper
10 9 (15.25%) SSL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (3.39%) Node.js
2 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.69%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) PaaS
1 1 (1.69%) IaaS
1 1 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.95%) VPN
1 10 (16.95%) DNS
1 10 (16.95%) LDAP
1 10 (16.95%) Firewall
2 9 (15.25%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (15.25%) SSL
2 9 (15.25%) LAN
2 9 (15.25%) WAN
2 9 (15.25%) SMTP
3 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.39%) Internet
4 2 (3.39%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.69%) IPsec
5 1 (1.69%) SSH
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
5 1 (1.69%) IKE
5 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.69%) DB2
6 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.69%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.69%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.69%) Gerrit
5 1 (1.69%) GCC
5 1 (1.69%) GDB
5 1 (1.69%) Maven
5 1 (1.69%) JIRA
5 1 (1.69%) Selenium
5 1 (1.69%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.69%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.69%) CasperJS
5 1 (1.69%) Ant
General
1 7 (11.86%) Games
2 2 (3.39%) Electronics
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) Software Engineer
2 18 (30.51%) Developer
3 14 (23.73%) C++ Developer
4 7 (11.86%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) DBA
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Administrator
6 4 (6.78%) Systems Integrator
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (5.08%) Programmer
7 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Embedded C++ Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Games Programmer
8 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C++ Software Developer
8 2 (3.39%) C Developer
9 1 (1.69%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.17%) XML
2 4 (6.78%) STL
3 3 (5.08%) .NET
4 2 (3.39%) HTML
4 2 (3.39%) CSS
4 2 (3.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (3.39%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (1.69%) boto
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.69%) WebKit
5 1 (1.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.69%) JAXB
5 1 (1.69%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.69%) Middleware
5 1 (1.69%) Spring
5 1 (1.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.69%) MDX
5 1 (1.69%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.39%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (3.39%) Neural Network
4 1 (1.69%) Animation
4 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
4 1 (1.69%) APACS
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Linux
2 15 (25.42%) Windows
3 13 (22.03%) UNIX
4 7 (11.86%) Solaris
5 1 (1.69%) AIX
5 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.69%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.69%) Android
5 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
2 20 (33.90%) Multithreading
3 10 (16.95%) Systems Analysis
4 9 (15.25%) OO
4 9 (15.25%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.47%) Database Security
7 4 (6.78%) BDD
7 4 (6.78%) TDD
8 3 (5.08%) Scrum
8 3 (5.08%) CRM
8 3 (5.08%) Game Development
9 2 (3.39%) Pattern Recognition
9 2 (3.39%) Software Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Manual Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Kanban
9 2 (3.39%) SOA
9 2 (3.39%) MVC
9 2 (3.39%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.39%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) C
1 17 (28.81%) C#
2 15 (25.42%) Java
3 11 (18.64%) Perl
3 11 (18.64%) SQL
3 11 (18.64%) Python
4 10 (16.95%) Shell Script
5 8 (13.56%) VBScript
5 8 (13.56%) PowerShell
6 7 (11.86%) Embedded C++
6 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
7 4 (6.78%) PHP
8 3 (5.08%) Ruby
9 2 (3.39%) Scala
9 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.39%) Assembly Language
9 2 (3.39%) VB
9 2 (3.39%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
1 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Sendmail
2 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) MIMEsweeper
1 9 (15.25%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (3.39%) Puppet
2 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Cisco
1 10 (16.95%) VMware
2 9 (15.25%) Blue Coat
2 9 (15.25%) Juniper
2 9 (15.25%) NetApp
2 9 (15.25%) McAfee
2 9 (15.25%) Websense
3 6 (10.17%) Red Gate
4 2 (3.39%) Cadence
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.69%) 3Com
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Dell
5 1 (1.69%) Intel
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
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