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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 68 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +7
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.51% 3.91% 0.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.93% 10.55% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 0
Median daily rate £353 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.70% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
280 199 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 38.51% 37.06% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 136 64
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +185.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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++
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram 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++
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

C++ Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

C++
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick -4 6 £365 +21.66% 1
Crawley +1 3 £340 -
Worthing - 1 £515 - 2
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for C++.

1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Windows
4 7 (36.84%) Python
4 7 (36.84%) C#
4 7 (36.84%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Ruby
5 6 (31.58%) TDD
5 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) C
6 5 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (21.05%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (21.05%) Service Design
7 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++
7 4 (21.05%) Project Management
7 4 (21.05%) .NET
7 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (21.05%) Open Source
7 4 (21.05%) Law
8 3 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
8 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 3 (15.79%) User Experience
9 2 (10.53%) Git (software)

C++
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:

Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
2 1 (5.26%) Subversion
2 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 4 (21.05%) Law
2 1 (5.26%) Avionics
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++ Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.26%) Core Animation
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) UIKit
3 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Embedded Systems
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) User Experience
4 2 (10.53%) Fintech
5 1 (5.26%) Animation
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (73.68%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Multithreading
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Data Protection
4 4 (21.05%) DevOps
4 4 (21.05%) Open Source
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) Service Design
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.79%) Software Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) QMS
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
1 7 (36.84%) Python
1 7 (36.84%) Ruby
2 5 (26.32%) C
2 5 (26.32%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) Embedded C++
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared