The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 67 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing C++ 33 23 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.57% 1.72% 2.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.96% 4.16% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 15
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £530 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
Median hourly rate £43.50 £46.25 £59.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.94% -22.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
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
554 553 475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 43.21% 41.27% 37.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 349 312
Median daily rate £430 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £450 £462
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 15 13
Median hourly rate £40.00 £48.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.40 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Guildford +7 5 £270 - 4
Redhill - 5 £300 - 5
Staines - 3 £394 - 1
Egham - 2 £400 -
Woking - 1 - - 7
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for C++.

1 42 (55.26%) Software Engineering
2 37 (48.68%) Linux
3 30 (39.47%) C
4 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (34.21%) Multithreading
6 24 (31.58%) Scrum
7 23 (30.26%) Computer Science
8 21 (27.63%) Degree
9 20 (26.32%) Windows
10 18 (23.68%) TDD
11 15 (19.74%) OO
11 15 (19.74%) SQL
12 14 (18.42%) HTML
12 14 (18.42%) Java
12 14 (18.42%) HTTP
12 14 (18.42%) Embedded C++
12 14 (18.42%) Cross-Platform Development
13 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
13 13 (17.11%) Embedded Systems
14 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (14.47%) Subversion
16 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
17 9 (11.84%) Node.js
17 9 (11.84%) Software Architecture
17 9 (11.84%) HTML5
17 9 (11.84%) NoSQL
17 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
17 9 (11.84%) C#
17 9 (11.84%) MFC
18 8 (10.53%) SOA

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) Apache
1 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.32%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.32%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) Drupal
2 1 (1.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) IaaS
1 2 (2.63%) PaaS
1 2 (2.63%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.42%) HTTP
2 8 (10.53%) DVB
3 4 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.95%) Diameter Protocol
4 3 (3.95%) GSM
4 3 (3.95%) LTE
4 3 (3.95%) RANAP
4 3 (3.95%) RTP
4 3 (3.95%) UMTS
4 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.63%) DNS
5 2 (2.63%) Internet
6 1 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) Relational Database
2 9 (11.84%) NoSQL
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.58%) Oracle Database
5 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.95%) MySQL
6 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.32%) Big Data
7 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.32%) HBase
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.47%) Subversion
3 7 (9.21%) Visual Studio
4 5 (6.58%) Trac
5 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.63%) GCC
6 2 (2.63%) GDB
6 2 (2.63%) MSI
7 1 (1.32%) CasperJS
7 1 (1.32%) ClearCase
7 1 (1.32%) PhantomJS
7 1 (1.32%) Selenium
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Automotive
3 2 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (40.79%) Developer
2 28 (36.84%) Software Engineer
3 22 (28.95%) C++ Developer
4 15 (19.74%) C++ Software Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Senior C++ Developer
7 7 (9.21%) Embedded Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Development Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Embedded C Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Software Team Leader
9 4 (5.26%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.95%) Designer
10 3 (3.95%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) HTML
2 9 (11.84%) HTML5
2 9 (11.84%) MFC
2 9 (11.84%) Node.js
3 8 (10.53%) REST
4 6 (7.89%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (7.89%) STL
5 5 (6.58%) CSS
5 5 (6.58%) GWT
6 2 (2.63%) .NET
6 2 (2.63%) LAMP
6 2 (2.63%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (1.32%) Akka
7 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.32%) Play Framework
7 1 (1.32%) RESTful
7 1 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.32%) SAML
7 1 (1.32%) WebKit
7 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (30.26%) Computer Science
2 13 (17.11%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (10.53%) Digital TV
3 8 (10.53%) MPEG
3 8 (10.53%) STB
4 5 (6.58%) Contactless
5 2 (2.63%) CAN bus
5 2 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (2.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.32%) CUDA
6 1 (1.32%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.32%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 37 (48.68%) Linux
2 20 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) CentOS
3 2 (2.63%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.63%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.32%) Android
4 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) Software Engineering
2 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (34.21%) Multithreading
4 24 (31.58%) Scrum
5 18 (23.68%) TDD
6 15 (19.74%) OO
7 14 (18.42%) Cross-Platform Development
8 12 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (11.84%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.84%) Software Architecture
10 8 (10.53%) SOA
10 8 (10.53%) User Stories
11 7 (9.21%) OOP
11 7 (9.21%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (7.89%) High Availability
13 4 (5.26%) BDD
13 4 (5.26%) CRM
13 4 (5.26%) Open Source
14 3 (3.95%) Automated Testing
14 3 (3.95%) Exploratory Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (39.47%) C
2 15 (19.74%) SQL
3 14 (18.42%) Embedded C++
3 14 (18.42%) Java
4 9 (11.84%) C#
5 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.89%) Python
7 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.95%) Embedded C
7 3 (3.95%) Perl
7 3 (3.95%) PHP
7 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.63%) Ruby
8 2 (2.63%) Scala
9 1 (1.32%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.32%) C-shell
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.32%) R
9 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Degree
2 5 (6.58%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) DO-178B
1 2 (2.63%) MISRA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Xen
1 2 (2.63%) XenServer
2 1 (1.32%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) everRun
2 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle
2 5 (6.58%) Google
3 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) RedGate
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £40 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago