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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 64 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -19
Contract jobs citing C++ 32 38 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.22% 2.92% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.21% 7.25% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 21
Average daily rate
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£350 £405 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.58% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £498 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 12
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
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
614 524 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 42.52% 40.28% 37.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 341 257
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £213 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 25
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 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++
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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
Guildford 0 7 £300 -26.82% 8
Cobham +1 4 £410 -13.68%
Woking +2 3 - -
Epsom - 3 - -
Weybridge -5 2 - -
Egham - 1 - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 24 (43.64%) Java
2 24 (43.64%) Software Engineering
3 19 (34.55%) Windows
4 18 (32.73%) C#
5 16 (29.09%) C
5 16 (29.09%) Multithreading
6 11 (20.00%) UNIX
6 11 (20.00%) SQL
6 11 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
7 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (16.36%) OO
9 8 (14.55%) Python
9 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
9 8 (14.55%) Games
9 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
10 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
10 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
10 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (12.73%) Firewall
10 7 (12.73%) Scrum
10 7 (12.73%) VMware
10 7 (12.73%) LDAP
10 7 (12.73%) VPN
10 7 (12.73%) DNS
10 7 (12.73%) Cisco
10 7 (12.73%) Perl
10 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.73%) VBScript
11 6 (10.91%) .NET

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 4 (7.27%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.82%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) PaaS
2 1 (1.82%) IaaS
2 1 (1.82%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) VPN
1 7 (12.73%) DNS
1 7 (12.73%) LDAP
1 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (10.91%) SSL
2 6 (10.91%) LAN
2 6 (10.91%) WAN
2 6 (10.91%) SMTP
3 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.82%) IPsec
4 1 (1.82%) SSH
4 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
4 1 (1.82%) DHCP
4 1 (1.82%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (10.91%) RDBMS
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.45%) MySQL
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.82%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.64%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.82%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.82%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.82%) Gerrit
4 1 (1.82%) PhantomJS
4 1 (1.82%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.82%) CasperJS
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.82%) JIRA
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) Ant
4 1 (1.82%) Log4j
General
1 8 (14.55%) Games
2 3 (5.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.64%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Software Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Developer
3 8 (14.55%) C++ Developer
4 6 (10.91%) DBA
4 6 (10.91%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Programmer
5 4 (7.27%) Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.45%) Systems Integrator
7 2 (3.64%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.64%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Games Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Games Programmer
7 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
2 5 (9.09%) XML
3 4 (7.27%) JAXB
3 4 (7.27%) Spring
3 4 (7.27%) JNI
3 4 (7.27%) SWT
4 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.45%) Struts
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) J2EE
4 3 (5.45%) JAX-WS
4 3 (5.45%) Unreal Engine
5 2 (3.64%) CSS
5 2 (3.64%) HTML
6 1 (1.82%) OpenGL
6 1 (1.82%) GWT
6 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.82%) STL
6 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.82%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.82%) APACS
4 1 (1.82%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.82%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.82%) Neural Network
4 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.82%) Physics
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (45.45%) Linux
2 19 (34.55%) Windows
3 11 (20.00%) UNIX
4 4 (7.27%) Solaris
5 2 (3.64%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.64%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.82%) Android
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) AIX
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.82%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (43.64%) Software Engineering
2 16 (29.09%) Multithreading
3 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.36%) OO
5 7 (12.73%) Scrum
6 6 (10.91%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (10.91%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.27%) Database Security
7 4 (7.27%) Image Processing
7 4 (7.27%) TDD
8 3 (5.45%) MVC
8 3 (5.45%) CRM
8 3 (5.45%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.45%) BDD
8 3 (5.45%) Game Development
8 3 (5.45%) System Testing
8 3 (5.45%) Test Planning
8 3 (5.45%) Web Application Development
9 2 (3.64%) Mobile Development
9 2 (3.64%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) Java
2 18 (32.73%) C#
3 16 (29.09%) C
4 11 (20.00%) SQL
5 8 (14.55%) Python
5 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
5 8 (14.55%) PowerShell
6 7 (12.73%) VBScript
6 7 (12.73%) Perl
7 6 (10.91%) T-SQL
7 6 (10.91%) Embedded C++
8 4 (7.27%) Ruby
9 3 (5.45%) PHP
10 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
10 2 (3.64%) VB
10 2 (3.64%) Scala
11 1 (1.82%) Bourne shell
11 1 (1.82%) VB6
11 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.82%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (12.73%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Sendmail
2 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) MIMEsweeper
1 6 (10.91%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco
1 7 (12.73%) VMware
2 6 (10.91%) Blue Coat
2 6 (10.91%) Red Gate
2 6 (10.91%) Juniper
2 6 (10.91%) NetApp
2 6 (10.91%) McAfee
2 6 (10.91%) Websense
3 2 (3.64%) Cadence
4 1 (1.82%) Google
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) 3Com
4 1 (1.82%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Dell
4 1 (1.82%) Intel
4 1 (1.82%) Citrix
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