The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 77 84 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing C++ 49 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.17% 0.90% 1.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.36% 2.87% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 8 18
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£400 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £273 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £357 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
C++
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
914 523 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 40.48% 31.41% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 325 313
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £231 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 35
Average hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

C++ Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

C++
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C++ across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

C++ Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 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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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
Leeds +5 41 £400 +25.00% 9
Bradford -11 6 £305 -4.68% 3
Huddersfield - 3 £305 -
Wakefield - 3 £305 -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 50 (67.57%) Java
2 34 (45.95%) C
3 28 (37.84%) Linux
4 25 (33.78%) SQL
5 24 (32.43%) Software Engineering
6 17 (22.97%) HTML
7 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
8 14 (18.92%) Python
9 13 (17.57%) UNIX
10 12 (16.22%) CSS
10 12 (16.22%) .NET
10 12 (16.22%) EPoS
10 12 (16.22%) Multithreading
11 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
11 11 (14.86%) C#
12 10 (13.51%) OOD
12 10 (13.51%) Ruby
13 9 (12.16%) Retail
13 9 (12.16%) OO
13 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (10.81%) Test Scripting
14 8 (10.81%) ETL
14 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
14 8 (10.81%) ERwin
14 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
14 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL
14 8 (10.81%) XML
14 8 (10.81%) UML
15 7 (9.46%) Web Services
15 7 (9.46%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (8.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.35%) Node.js
2 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Office
2 5 (6.76%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
1 5 (6.76%) Internet
2 4 (5.41%) SSL
2 4 (5.41%) HTTP
3 1 (1.35%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.05%) MySQL
3 3 (4.05%) DB2
4 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) ERwin
2 6 (8.11%) JUnit
2 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.76%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.70%) Valgrind
6 2 (2.70%) Gerrit
6 2 (2.70%) Redmine
6 2 (2.70%) Subversion
7 1 (1.35%) AccuRev
General
1 9 (12.16%) Retail
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Games
3 1 (1.35%) Back Office
3 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (63.51%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) C++ Developer
3 20 (27.03%) Java Developer
4 14 (18.92%) C Developer
5 13 (17.57%) Java Applications Developer
5 13 (17.57%) Applications Developer
5 13 (17.57%) Software Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) C++/Java Developer
6 11 (14.86%) EPoS Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Tester
7 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Programmer
7 5 (6.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (5.41%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) C Programmer
9 3 (4.05%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) C++ Programmer
9 3 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) HTML
2 12 (16.22%) .NET
2 12 (16.22%) CSS
3 8 (10.81%) XML
4 7 (9.46%) Web Services
4 7 (9.46%) XHTML
5 6 (8.11%) J2EE
6 5 (6.76%) OpenGL
6 5 (6.76%) Middleware
6 5 (6.76%) QML
6 5 (6.76%) Qt
7 4 (5.41%) HTML5
7 4 (5.41%) GStreamer
7 4 (5.41%) OpenGL ES
7 4 (5.41%) WebKit
8 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
9 2 (2.70%) JSP
9 2 (2.70%) Ajax
10 1 (1.35%) .NET Remoting
10 1 (1.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) EPoS
2 5 (6.76%) Streaming Video
3 4 (5.41%) STB
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.05%) DTV
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile Games
5 2 (2.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.35%) APACS
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (37.84%) Linux
2 13 (17.57%) UNIX
3 7 (9.46%) Windows
4 5 (6.76%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.76%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (5.41%) Android
5 4 (5.41%) AIX
5 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Software Engineering
2 12 (16.22%) Multithreading
3 10 (13.51%) OOD
4 9 (12.16%) OO
4 9 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (10.81%) UML
5 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
5 8 (10.81%) ETL
5 8 (10.81%) Test Scripting
6 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.46%) Unit Testing
6 7 (9.46%) Data Security
7 5 (6.76%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (6.76%) TDD
7 5 (6.76%) Open Source
7 5 (6.76%) Concurrent Programming
8 4 (5.41%) System Integration Testing
8 4 (5.41%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.41%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (4.05%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 50 (67.57%) Java
2 34 (45.95%) C
3 25 (33.78%) SQL
4 14 (18.92%) Python
5 11 (14.86%) C#
6 10 (13.51%) Ruby
7 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 8 (10.81%) PL/SQL
8 7 (9.46%) T-SQL
9 5 (6.76%) Bash Shell
10 4 (5.41%) Embedded C++
11 3 (4.05%) Objective-C
11 3 (4.05%) Lua
11 3 (4.05%) Delphi
12 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
12 2 (2.70%) PHP
12 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
12 2 (2.70%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
1 1 (1.35%) Cobbler
1 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) Informatica
3 5 (6.76%) Lotus
4 4 (5.41%) VMware
4 4 (5.41%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) Borland
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) jBASE
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