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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 99 82 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -33
Contract jobs citing C++ 14 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.70% 1.14% 3.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.61% 2.72% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 31
Average daily rate
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£300 £323 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £201 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £440 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.80%
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
867 736 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.29% 42.08% 33.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 520 234
Average daily rate £340 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 27 April 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 -18 7 £300 -7.69% 12
Halifax - 3 - -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 20 (57.14%) Python
3 17 (48.57%) Ruby
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (40.00%) DevOps
6 13 (37.14%) Java
7 12 (34.29%) C
7 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
8 11 (31.43%) UNIX
9 10 (28.57%) PHP
9 10 (28.57%) SQL
9 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
10 9 (25.71%) Node.js
10 9 (25.71%) .NET
11 8 (22.86%) C#
11 8 (22.86%) Puppet
11 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
11 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
12 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
12 7 (20.00%) Redis
12 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 7 (20.00%) Client/Server
12 7 (20.00%) AIX
12 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 6 (17.14%) Salt
13 6 (17.14%) Web Services
13 6 (17.14%) Couchbase
13 6 (17.14%) SimpleDB
13 6 (17.14%) jBASE

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (25.71%) Node.js
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Route 53
2 1 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) SSL
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) NoSQL
2 7 (20.00%) Redis
2 7 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (17.14%) Couchbase
3 6 (17.14%) SimpleDB
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 4 (11.43%) DB2
5 4 (11.43%) MySQL
6 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) JUnit
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (11.43%) Electronics
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
1 4 (11.43%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Architect
4 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) C++ Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Pick Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Digital Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (2.86%) C Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 6 (17.14%) Web Services
3 5 (14.29%) HTML
4 4 (11.43%) J2EE
5 3 (8.57%) Middleware
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) CSS
7 1 (2.86%) JSP
7 1 (2.86%) STL
7 1 (2.86%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) XSLT
7 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.86%) Spring
7 1 (2.86%) Ajax
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (2.86%) WPF
7 1 (2.86%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.86%) Django
7 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Social Media
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) EPoS
4 1 (2.86%) GIS
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (62.86%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) UNIX
3 7 (20.00%) AIX
4 3 (8.57%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) DevOps
3 12 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 7 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (14.29%) Project Management
6 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) Data Protection
7 4 (11.43%) Multithreading
7 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
7 4 (11.43%) Load Balancing
7 4 (11.43%) Release Management
7 4 (11.43%) TDD
7 4 (11.43%) OO
8 3 (8.57%) RUP
8 3 (8.57%) OOD
8 3 (8.57%) Concurrent Programming
9 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.71%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) Python
2 17 (48.57%) Ruby
3 13 (37.14%) Java
4 12 (34.29%) C
5 11 (31.43%) Bash Shell
6 10 (28.57%) PHP
6 10 (28.57%) SQL
7 8 (22.86%) C#
8 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (8.57%) Embedded C
9 3 (8.57%) Embedded C++
10 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Xen
1 1 (2.86%) XenServer
1 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
1 8 (22.86%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (17.14%) Salt
3 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.86%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.86%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) jBASE
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (2.86%) Percona
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