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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 97 79 84
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing C++ 25 48 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.26% 2.13% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.77% 5.30% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 39 9
Median daily rate £320 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £529 £352
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
901 906 543
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 45.37% 40.21% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 617 331
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £477 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 4
Median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.25% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Leeds -14 25 £320 -20.00% 7
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 29 (46.77%) JavaScript
1 29 (46.77%) Python
2 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (35.48%) Oracle
3 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
4 16 (25.81%) ITIL
4 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.81%) Open Source
5 15 (24.19%) Linux
6 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
6 13 (20.97%) SQL
6 13 (20.97%) Java
6 13 (20.97%) ETL
6 13 (20.97%) Informatica
6 13 (20.97%) SaaS
6 13 (20.97%) PaaS
7 12 (19.35%) Algorithms
7 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
7 12 (19.35%) PL/SQL
8 11 (17.74%) C
8 11 (17.74%) Problem Management
8 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
9 10 (16.13%) .NET
9 10 (16.13%) Data Security
10 9 (14.52%) C#
10 9 (14.52%) Degree
10 9 (14.52%) Velocity
10 9 (14.52%) DevOps
11 8 (12.90%) IaaS
11 8 (12.90%) Opscode Chef

C++
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.23%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) Drupal
2 1 (1.61%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.61%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (20.97%) PaaS
1 13 (20.97%) SaaS
2 8 (12.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) LDAP
1 3 (4.84%) SMTP
2 1 (1.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.68%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.23%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.23%) HBase
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
5 1 (1.61%) Mahout
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) ERwin
1 1 (1.61%) Firebug
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.61%) Back Office
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Developer
2 10 (16.13%) Architect
2 10 (16.13%) ETL Developer
2 10 (16.13%) Technical Architect
3 9 (14.52%) C++ Developer
4 6 (9.68%) C++ Programmer
4 6 (9.68%) Programmer
5 5 (8.06%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Informatica Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Informatica ETL Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Delphi Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Digital Developer
7 3 (4.84%) JavaScript Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (4.84%) Senior DevOps
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.13%) .NET
2 9 (14.52%) Velocity
3 8 (12.90%) Middleware
3 8 (12.90%) Web Services
4 7 (11.29%) CSS
5 6 (9.68%) HTML
6 4 (6.45%) Web Services Management
7 3 (4.84%) Ajax
7 3 (4.84%) ebXML
7 3 (4.84%) LAMP
7 3 (4.84%) REST
7 3 (4.84%) SOAP
8 2 (3.23%) CSS3
8 2 (3.23%) HTML5
8 2 (3.23%) XHTML
9 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.61%) Cascading
9 1 (1.61%) Mustache
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) PKI
3 3 (4.84%) Smartcard
3 3 (4.84%) Telematics
4 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.23%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.23%) Neural Network
4 2 (3.23%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.61%) Physics
5 1 (1.61%) Social Network
5 1 (1.61%) STB
5 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (24.19%) Linux
2 4 (6.45%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.81%) ITIL
2 16 (25.81%) Open Source
3 13 (20.97%) ETL
3 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
4 11 (17.74%) Problem Management
4 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
5 10 (16.13%) Data Security
6 9 (14.52%) DevOps
7 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (12.90%) Data Management
8 6 (9.68%) Concurrent Programming
8 6 (9.68%) Multithreading
8 6 (9.68%) OOP
9 5 (8.06%) Resource Management
10 4 (6.45%) Data Modelling
11 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.84%) Prototyping
11 3 (4.84%) Web Development
12 2 (3.23%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.77%) JavaScript
1 29 (46.77%) Python
2 13 (20.97%) Java
2 13 (20.97%) SQL
3 12 (19.35%) PL/SQL
3 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
4 11 (17.74%) C
5 9 (14.52%) C#
6 5 (8.06%) Ruby
7 4 (6.45%) PHP
8 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.84%) Delphi
9 2 (3.23%) MATLAB
9 2 (3.23%) R
9 2 (3.23%) Scala
10 1 (1.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (4.84%) CCNP
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.84%) MCSE
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.84%) RHCE
5 1 (1.61%) ISEB
5 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.61%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.84%) HL7
3 2 (3.23%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (12.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (35.48%) Oracle
2 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.97%) Informatica
4 1 (1.61%) Citrix
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.61%) VMware