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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 84 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing C++ 11 25 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.67% 1.69% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.08% 4.61% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 20
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £325 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
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
529 542 786
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.37% 36.75% 41.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 312 428
Average daily rate £325 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 31 16
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +44.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 17 September 2014. 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 -8 6 £320 +6.66% 9
Bradford -2 4 £320 +8.93%
Halifax - - - - 2
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 3
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 30 (53.57%) Software Engineering
2 26 (46.43%) Java
3 25 (44.64%) Linux
4 22 (39.29%) Python
5 21 (37.50%) PHP
6 19 (33.93%) OO
7 17 (30.36%) Web Services
7 17 (30.36%) Ruby
7 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (23.21%) Perl
9 12 (21.43%) TDD
9 12 (21.43%) Finance
9 12 (21.43%) DevOps
10 11 (19.64%) Salt
10 11 (19.64%) Bash Shell
10 11 (19.64%) Puppet
10 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
10 11 (19.64%) Client/Server
11 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
11 10 (17.86%) .NET
12 9 (16.07%) SQL
12 9 (16.07%) DNS
12 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (14.29%) Internet
13 8 (14.29%) C
13 8 (14.29%) C#
13 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
13 8 (14.29%) Node.js
13 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 8 (14.29%) Node.js
2 5 (8.93%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.57%) nginx
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Route 53
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
2 9 (16.07%) DNS
3 8 (14.29%) Internet
4 6 (10.71%) SSL
5 5 (8.93%) VLAN
5 5 (8.93%) Ethernet
5 5 (8.93%) DVB
6 4 (7.14%) SSH
7 3 (5.36%) Network Security
7 3 (5.36%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (5.36%) Firewall
7 3 (5.36%) LDAP
8 1 (1.79%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.79%) Wireless
8 1 (1.79%) LAN
8 1 (1.79%) WAN
8 1 (1.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
2 6 (10.71%) SimpleDB
2 6 (10.71%) Redis
2 6 (10.71%) Couchbase
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Selenium
2 2 (3.57%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.57%) Behat
3 1 (1.79%) Firebug
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (48.21%) Software Engineer
2 13 (23.21%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Java Software Engineer
3 11 (19.64%) Developer
4 8 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Tester
7 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Designer
9 3 (5.36%) Systems Designer
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) VB Developer
10 2 (3.57%) C++ Developer
10 2 (3.57%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) Web Services
2 10 (17.86%) .NET
3 6 (10.71%) J2EE
4 3 (5.36%) HTML
4 3 (5.36%) CSS
4 3 (5.36%) XML
5 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.57%) Middleware
6 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (1.79%) WCF
6 1 (1.79%) jQuery
6 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.79%) DAO
6 1 (1.79%) Spring
6 1 (1.79%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.79%) BREW
6 1 (1.79%) LAMP
6 1 (1.79%) ActiveX
6 1 (1.79%) JSP
6 1 (1.79%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Enterprise Software
1 11 (19.64%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.93%) Video on Demand
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) IPTV
2 5 (8.93%) MPEG
3 3 (5.36%) STB
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) RIA
5 1 (1.79%) Open Source
5 1 (1.79%) iPhone
5 1 (1.79%) Animation
5 1 (1.79%) Handset
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (44.64%) Linux
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (8.93%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.79%) CentOS
4 1 (1.79%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Software Engineering
2 19 (33.93%) OO
3 12 (21.43%) TDD
3 12 (21.43%) DevOps
4 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.71%) BDD
7 5 (8.93%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Performance Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.36%) Test Management
9 3 (5.36%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.36%) Scrum
10 2 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (46.43%) Java
2 22 (39.29%) Python
3 21 (37.50%) PHP
4 17 (30.36%) Ruby
5 13 (23.21%) Perl
6 11 (19.64%) Bash Shell
7 9 (16.07%) SQL
8 8 (14.29%) C
8 8 (14.29%) C#
9 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
10 5 (8.93%) Tcl
10 5 (8.93%) VB
11 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
12 2 (3.57%) VB6
13 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
13 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.79%) VC++
13 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (8.93%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.93%) ISEB
3 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) Salt
1 11 (19.64%) Puppet
1 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.57%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.36%) Blue Coat
3 3 (5.36%) Websense
3 3 (5.36%) Juniper
3 3 (5.36%) Cisco
3 3 (5.36%) Symantec
3 3 (5.36%) McAfee
4 2 (3.57%) Capita
4 2 (3.57%) Splunk
5 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
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