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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 93 68 70
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Contract jobs citing C++ 13 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.74% 1.83% 1.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 4.71% 3.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 25 5
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£300 £300 £300
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £385 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-78.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £38.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.96% +2.00%
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
692 616 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.34% 38.86% 33.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 433 240
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 24
Average hourly rate £35.50 £21.25 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% +33.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.60 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £175.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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++
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 2 March 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 -19 12 £300 - 4
Pontefract - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 25 (64.10%) Python
3 23 (58.97%) Ruby
4 19 (48.72%) PHP
4 19 (48.72%) DevOps
5 15 (38.46%) Bash Shell
6 14 (35.90%) Node.js
7 13 (33.33%) Client/Server
8 12 (30.77%) C
8 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (30.77%) Puppet
8 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
9 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
9 11 (28.21%) UNIX
10 10 (25.64%) DNS
10 10 (25.64%) Java
10 10 (25.64%) Web Services
10 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
10 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (25.64%) MongoDB
10 10 (25.64%) Redis
11 9 (23.08%) Salt
11 9 (23.08%) Load Balancing
11 9 (23.08%) Apache
12 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
12 8 (20.51%) C#
12 8 (20.51%) Internet
12 8 (20.51%) SimpleDB
12 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 14 (35.90%) Node.js
2 9 (23.08%) Apache
3 4 (10.26%) nginx
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (12.82%) Amazon S3
2 5 (12.82%) Route 53
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) DNS
2 8 (20.51%) Internet
2 8 (20.51%) TCP/IP
3 7 (17.95%) SSL
4 4 (10.26%) DHCP
5 3 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (5.13%) Network Security
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.13%) LDAP
6 2 (5.13%) Firewall
7 1 (2.56%) Wireless
7 1 (2.56%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
2 10 (25.64%) Redis
2 10 (25.64%) MongoDB
3 8 (20.51%) SimpleDB
3 8 (20.51%) Couchbase
4 7 (17.95%) MySQL
5 5 (12.82%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.13%) DB2
7 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Law
2 4 (10.26%) Electronics
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Automotive
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Digital Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Pick Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Real Time Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Designer
6 2 (5.13%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Python Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Designer
7 1 (2.56%) Programmer
7 1 (2.56%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) POSIX
4 1 (2.56%) Middleware
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.56%) WPF
4 1 (2.56%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.56%) Django
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 5 (12.82%) Open Source
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.13%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) STB
5 1 (2.56%) Social Media
5 1 (2.56%) EPoS
5 1 (2.56%) GIS
5 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) UNIX
3 5 (12.82%) AIX
4 2 (5.13%) Windows
5 1 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (48.72%) DevOps
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) Configuration Management
3 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (23.08%) Load Balancing
5 8 (20.51%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.95%) TDD
7 5 (12.82%) Project Management
7 5 (12.82%) Test Automation
7 5 (12.82%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (10.26%) Kanban
8 4 (10.26%) Data Protection
9 3 (7.69%) Security Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
10 2 (5.13%) Release Management
10 2 (5.13%) Service Management
10 2 (5.13%) Software Architecture
10 2 (5.13%) Network Design
10 2 (5.13%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Python
2 23 (58.97%) Ruby
3 19 (48.72%) PHP
4 15 (38.46%) Bash Shell
5 12 (30.77%) C
6 10 (25.64%) Java
7 8 (20.51%) C#
8 5 (12.82%) SQL
8 5 (12.82%) Perl
9 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
10 3 (7.69%) Embedded C
10 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
11 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Firmware
2 1 (2.56%) Xen
2 1 (2.56%) XenServer
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Puppet
1 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (23.08%) Salt
3 4 (10.26%) HAProxy
4 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.56%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle
1 5 (12.82%) jBASE
2 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco
2 2 (5.13%) Juniper
2 2 (5.13%) Symantec
2 2 (5.13%) McAfee
2 2 (5.13%) Websense
2 2 (5.13%) Percona
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) EnterpriseDB