The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had C++ Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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++ Developer
Rank 64 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Contract jobs requiring a C++ Developer 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.30% 0.60% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.62% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.25% +11.42%
C++ Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
664 483 347
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.22% 96.79% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 311 220
Median daily rate £400 £368 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +18.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 38
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.23 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+183.55% -11.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £17.50 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

C++ Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of IT contracts across the West Sussex region that featured C++ Developer in the job title.

C++ Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

C++ Developer
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

C++ Developer Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

C++ Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

C++ Developer Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, C++ Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region featuring C++ Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science

C++ Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared