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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 45 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing C++ 14 0 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.61% - 6.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.51% - 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Average daily rate
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£331 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
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
254 112 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 47.30% 29.95% 28.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 63 56
Average daily rate £368 £313 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.60% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £492 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 15
Average hourly rate £50.00 £29.95 £40.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.94% -26.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 2015. 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
Horsham - 6 £331 -
Gatwick - 5 - -
Crawley - 1 - - 1
C++
South East

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) Java
2 18 (72.00%) Software Engineering
3 16 (64.00%) HTML
3 16 (64.00%) CSS
4 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (36.00%) UML
5 9 (36.00%) C
5 9 (36.00%) Oracle
6 8 (32.00%) MySQL
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 7 (28.00%) RDBMS
7 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (24.00%) HTML5
8 6 (24.00%) SDLC
8 6 (24.00%) Ajax
8 6 (24.00%) Network Security
8 6 (24.00%) UNIX
9 5 (20.00%) Linux
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (20.00%) HTTP
9 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
10 4 (16.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) Snort
10 4 (16.00%) jQuery
10 4 (16.00%) Open Source
10 4 (16.00%) Apache
11 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
11 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
11 3 (12.00%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Network Security
2 5 (20.00%) HTTP
2 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
3 1 (4.00%) SSH
3 1 (4.00%) Skype
3 1 (4.00%) SMTP
3 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) MySQL
2 7 (28.00%) RDBMS
2 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (8.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (4.00%) Electronics
1 1 (4.00%) Games
1 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Software Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C++ Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) HTML
1 16 (64.00%) CSS
2 6 (24.00%) Ajax
2 6 (24.00%) HTML5
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
5 2 (8.00%) J2EE
5 2 (8.00%) MFC
5 2 (8.00%) STL
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) Dojo
6 1 (4.00%) J2SE
6 1 (4.00%) JMS
6 1 (4.00%) Spring
6 1 (4.00%) RESTful
6 1 (4.00%) REST
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) GIS
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) CMDB
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (4.00%) CPLD
2 1 (4.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) UNIX
2 5 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (12.00%) Windows
5 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (36.00%) UML
3 6 (24.00%) SDLC
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (12.00%) OO
5 3 (12.00%) OOD
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Information Assurance
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.00%) Cyber Security
7 1 (4.00%) OOP
7 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) C
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) C#
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) EMC Certification
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Snort
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) EMC
2 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow