The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 52 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing C++ 46 51 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.74% 3.39% 2.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.10% 9.41% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 20
Average daily rate
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£320 £275 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -19.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
648 542 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.66% 36.04% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 295 463
Average daily rate £320 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 18
Average hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £40.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C++
Yorkshire

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -6 41 £320 +16.36% 10
Bradford +9 4 £298 -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 2
Wetherby - - - -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 34 (49.28%) Software Engineering
2 33 (47.83%) Java
3 31 (44.93%) Python
4 30 (43.48%) Linux
5 27 (39.13%) PHP
6 25 (36.23%) Ruby
7 23 (33.33%) OO
8 22 (31.88%) Web Services
8 22 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (23.19%) DevOps
10 15 (21.74%) Finance
11 14 (20.29%) SQL
11 14 (20.29%) C
11 14 (20.29%) Perl
12 13 (18.84%) Bash Shell
12 13 (18.84%) .NET
12 13 (18.84%) DNS
13 12 (17.39%) Client/Server
13 12 (17.39%) Internet
13 12 (17.39%) C#
13 12 (17.39%) Windows
13 12 (17.39%) Degree
14 11 (15.94%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
14 11 (15.94%) TDD
15 10 (14.49%) MySQL
15 10 (14.49%) Opscode Chef
15 10 (14.49%) Salt
15 10 (14.49%) Puppet
15 10 (14.49%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 10 (14.49%) Node.js
2 3 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.45%) nginx
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) DNS
2 12 (17.39%) Internet
3 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
4 8 (11.59%) SSL
5 4 (5.80%) DVB
5 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.80%) SSH
5 4 (5.80%) VLAN
6 3 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
6 3 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (4.35%) Firewall
7 1 (1.45%) Wireless
7 1 (1.45%) Network Security
7 1 (1.45%) LAN
7 1 (1.45%) WAN
7 1 (1.45%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.49%) MySQL
2 7 (10.14%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.25%) Redis
3 5 (7.25%) Couchbase
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.25%) SimpleDB
3 5 (7.25%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Selenium
2 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.90%) Behat
3 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.45%) Firebug
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.45%) JUnit
3 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.45%) JMeter
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Law
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Software Engineer
2 18 (26.09%) Developer
3 14 (20.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (17.39%) Cloud Software Engineer
5 11 (15.94%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Test Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Tester
8 5 (7.25%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) C++/Java Developer
10 3 (4.35%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) Architect
11 2 (2.90%) Software Developer
11 2 (2.90%) C++ Developer
11 2 (2.90%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (31.88%) Web Services
2 13 (18.84%) .NET
3 8 (11.59%) XML
4 7 (10.14%) HTML
4 7 (10.14%) CSS
5 6 (8.70%) J2EE
6 4 (5.80%) jQuery
7 3 (4.35%) Symfony
8 2 (2.90%) WCF
8 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.90%) Middleware
9 1 (1.45%) OLE
9 1 (1.45%) OLE DB
9 1 (1.45%) LAMP
9 1 (1.45%) DAO
9 1 (1.45%) Spring
9 1 (1.45%) BREW
9 1 (1.45%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.45%) ODBC
9 1 (1.45%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 11 (15.94%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.80%) IPTV
4 4 (5.80%) MPEG
4 4 (5.80%) Video on Demand
5 3 (4.35%) Open Source
6 2 (2.90%) STB
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.45%) Handset
7 1 (1.45%) Animation
7 1 (1.45%) RIA
7 1 (1.45%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 30 (43.48%) Linux
2 12 (17.39%) Windows
3 7 (10.14%) UNIX
4 5 (7.25%) Solaris
5 3 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.90%) Android
6 2 (2.90%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.45%) CentOS
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.45%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Software Engineering
2 23 (33.33%) OO
3 16 (23.19%) DevOps
4 11 (15.94%) TDD
5 8 (11.59%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.14%) BDD
6 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.70%) OOP
8 5 (7.25%) Scrum
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Test Management
8 5 (7.25%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.80%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.80%) MVC
9 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (4.35%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.35%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 33 (47.83%) Java
2 31 (44.93%) Python
3 27 (39.13%) PHP
4 25 (36.23%) Ruby
5 14 (20.29%) Perl
5 14 (20.29%) SQL
5 14 (20.29%) C
6 13 (18.84%) Bash Shell
7 12 (17.39%) C#
8 9 (13.04%) JavaScript
9 8 (11.59%) VB
10 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
11 4 (5.80%) Tcl
12 3 (4.35%) PHP5
13 2 (2.90%) VB6
14 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
14 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
14 1 (1.45%) VC++
Qualifications
1 12 (17.39%) Degree
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) ISEB
3 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) Puppet
1 10 (14.49%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (14.49%) Salt
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.45%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (13.04%) Oracle
2 5 (7.25%) NetApp
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.80%) Sun
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco
4 3 (4.35%) McAfee
4 3 (4.35%) jBASE
4 3 (4.35%) Capita
4 3 (4.35%) Google
4 3 (4.35%) Juniper
4 3 (4.35%) Facebook
4 3 (4.35%) Twitter
5 2 (2.90%) Splunk
5 2 (2.90%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.45%) Zend
6 1 (1.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.45%) HP
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix
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