The first table below looks at the demand for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Sussex region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 42 34 50
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.58% 2.84% 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 10.89% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £312
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
92 101 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.59% 26.03% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 78
Average daily rate £313 £360 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C++
South East

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

C++
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

C++
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Chichester - - - -
Crawley - - - - 2
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - - 5
Worthing - - - -
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) C
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) Robotics
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
6 2 (13.33%) TDD
6 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (13.33%) .NET
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) VC++
7 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
7 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
7 1 (6.67%) AppScan
7 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
7 1 (6.67%) PHP
7 1 (6.67%) SQL

C++
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) AppScan
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (53.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Analyst Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Programmer
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Robotics
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C
1 5 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C++
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) VC++
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft