The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 34 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs citing C++ 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 1.23% 2.34% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.84% 6.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £319 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -5.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Programming Languages Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
62 61 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 25.51% 35.67% 48.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 32 33
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (90.00%) Linux
3 17 (85.00%) Java
3 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (85.00%) PHP
3 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (85.00%) Open Source
3 17 (85.00%) BDD
4 16 (80.00%) NoSQL
4 16 (80.00%) Ruby
4 16 (80.00%) Unit Testing
4 16 (80.00%) Python
5 15 (75.00%) TDD
6 14 (70.00%) Scala
7 12 (60.00%) RESTful
7 12 (60.00%) JSON
7 12 (60.00%) Web Services
8 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
9 8 (40.00%) CSS
9 8 (40.00%) XML
9 8 (40.00%) HTML
10 7 (35.00%) XHTML
10 7 (35.00%) Ajax
11 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 2 (10.00%) Games
11 2 (10.00%) Physics
11 2 (10.00%) Kinematics
11 2 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (10.00%) Kinematics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Games Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Web Services
1 12 (60.00%) JSON
1 12 (60.00%) RESTful
2 8 (40.00%) XML
2 8 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (40.00%) CSS
3 7 (35.00%) XHTML
3 7 (35.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (85.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (85.00%) BDD
2 16 (80.00%) Unit Testing
3 15 (75.00%) TDD
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (85.00%) Java
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) PHP
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
3 16 (80.00%) Python
3 16 (80.00%) Ruby
4 14 (70.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared