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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank 92 68 40
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -28
Contract jobs citing C++ 23 38 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.16% 2.12% 4.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 4.97% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 46
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £398 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
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
852 764 443
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.90% 42.68% 34.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 520 251
Average daily rate £350 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% +46.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £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++
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 -35 15 £325 +1.56% 9
Halifax - 2 - -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (50.00%) Java
2 19 (45.24%) Linux
3 17 (40.48%) C
4 16 (38.10%) Python
5 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (30.95%) Ruby
6 13 (30.95%) SQL
7 11 (26.19%) UNIX
7 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
7 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (23.81%) C#
8 10 (23.81%) .NET
8 10 (23.81%) DevOps
9 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
9 8 (19.05%) PHP
10 7 (16.67%) HTML
10 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 7 (16.67%) AIX
10 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
10 7 (16.67%) Puppet
10 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
11 6 (14.29%) Node.js
11 6 (14.29%) Finance
11 6 (14.29%) OO
11 6 (14.29%) jBASE
11 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
12 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
12 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
12 5 (11.90%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (2.38%) nginx
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) JBoss
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.38%) Route 53
2 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) Redis
3 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.52%) Couchbase
3 4 (9.52%) DB2
3 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 4 (9.52%) SimpleDB
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) CouchDB
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.38%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Electronics
3 3 (7.14%) Games
3 3 (7.14%) Law
4 2 (4.76%) Retail
5 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (59.52%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) C++ Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Digital Architect
6 4 (9.52%) C Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Pick Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Java Applications Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Embedded Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Programmer
8 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Coordinator
8 2 (4.76%) C Programmer
8 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
3 5 (11.90%) J2EE
4 4 (9.52%) Middleware
4 4 (9.52%) XML
5 3 (7.14%) Web Services
5 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.38%) RESTful
6 1 (2.38%) jQuery
6 1 (2.38%) Symfony
6 1 (2.38%) Django
6 1 (2.38%) .NET Remoting
6 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.38%) Spring
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (2.38%) Ajax
6 1 (2.38%) JSP
6 1 (2.38%) STL
6 1 (2.38%) XSLT
6 1 (2.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Open Source
1 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 4 (9.52%) EPoS
2 2 (4.76%) Mobile Games
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 11 (26.19%) UNIX
3 7 (16.67%) AIX
4 3 (7.14%) Android
4 3 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
2 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (23.81%) DevOps
4 7 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (14.29%) OO
5 6 (14.29%) Multithreading
6 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
6 5 (11.90%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.90%) OOD
7 4 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) Concurrent Programming
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) RUP
7 4 (9.52%) Release Management
8 3 (7.14%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.14%) Scrum
8 3 (7.14%) TDD
8 3 (7.14%) DSDM
9 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) C
3 16 (38.10%) Python
4 13 (30.95%) Ruby
4 13 (30.95%) SQL
5 10 (23.81%) C#
6 8 (19.05%) Bash Shell
6 8 (19.05%) PHP
7 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.14%) Embedded C
8 3 (7.14%) Embedded C++
9 2 (4.76%) Shell Script
9 2 (4.76%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
10 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) XenServer
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.38%) Xen
1 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
1 7 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.52%) Salt
3 2 (4.76%) Cobbler
3 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) jBASE
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) EnterpriseDB
3 1 (2.38%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Lotus
3 1 (2.38%) Percona
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