The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 45 43 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.43% 2.37% 4.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.32% 7.69% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Average daily rate - £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
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 West Sussex region.

Programming Languages Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
152 143 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 32.48% 30.75% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 100 38
Average daily rate £363 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +73.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Crawley -7 1 - - 2
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
3 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Modbus
3 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (33.33%) CPLD
3 2 (33.33%) ThreadX
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 1 (16.67%) Xcode
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) Core Animation
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) UIKit
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) CPLD
1 2 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded Linux
2 2 (33.33%) ThreadX
2 2 (33.33%) VxWorks
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 2 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 2 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
Crawley
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £45 - £52 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £35 - 45 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago