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 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 75 77 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing C++ 18 27 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.06% 1.72% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.29% 4.66% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 25
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -8.12%
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
547 580 848
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.31% 37.04% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 318 491
Average daily rate £325 £315 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 35 15
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% +35.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -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++
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 August 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 0 11 £320 +6.66% 6
Bradford +7 4 £320 -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 4
Wetherby - - - -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (51.72%) Software Engineering
2 29 (50.00%) Java
3 26 (44.83%) Python
4 24 (41.38%) Linux
5 23 (39.66%) OO
6 21 (36.21%) PHP
6 21 (36.21%) Ruby
7 19 (32.76%) Web Services
7 19 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
8 12 (20.69%) Finance
8 12 (20.69%) .NET
8 12 (20.69%) DevOps
9 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (18.97%) Perl
9 11 (18.97%) C#
9 11 (18.97%) TDD
10 10 (17.24%) SQL
10 10 (17.24%) Client/Server
10 10 (17.24%) Puppet
10 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
10 10 (17.24%) Salt
10 10 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
11 9 (15.52%) Degree
11 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
12 8 (13.79%) Internet
12 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
13 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (12.07%) NoSQL
13 7 (12.07%) Node.js
13 7 (12.07%) C

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (12.07%) Node.js
2 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) nginx
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (32.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) TCP/IP
2 8 (13.79%) Internet
3 6 (10.34%) DNS
4 5 (8.62%) Ethernet
4 5 (8.62%) VLAN
4 5 (8.62%) SSL
4 5 (8.62%) DVB
5 4 (6.90%) SSH
6 1 (1.72%) Network Security
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.72%) LAN
6 1 (1.72%) WAN
6 1 (1.72%) LDAP
6 1 (1.72%) Firewall
6 1 (1.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) NoSQL
1 7 (12.07%) MySQL
2 5 (8.62%) SimpleDB
2 5 (8.62%) Redis
2 5 (8.62%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.62%) Couchbase
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.45%) Behat
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Firebug
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.72%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.72%) JUnit
3 1 (1.72%) JMeter
General
1 12 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Law
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Software Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (18.97%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 8 (13.79%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (12.07%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
8 6 (10.34%) Tester
9 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
9 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
10 4 (6.90%) C++/Java Developer
11 3 (5.17%) Architect
11 3 (5.17%) PHP Developer
12 2 (3.45%) Systems Test Engineer
12 2 (3.45%) VB6 Developer
12 2 (3.45%) Senior VB Developer
12 2 (3.45%) Senior VB6 Developer
12 2 (3.45%) C++ Software Developer
12 2 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.76%) Web Services
2 12 (20.69%) .NET
3 7 (12.07%) XML
4 6 (10.34%) CSS
4 6 (10.34%) J2EE
4 6 (10.34%) HTML
5 4 (6.90%) jQuery
6 3 (5.17%) Symfony
7 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.45%) Middleware
7 2 (3.45%) WCF
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.72%) ActiveX
8 1 (1.72%) ISAPI
8 1 (1.72%) MAPI
8 1 (1.72%) OLE
8 1 (1.72%) OLE DB
8 1 (1.72%) JSP
8 1 (1.72%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (17.24%) Client/Server
3 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.62%) Video on Demand
4 5 (8.62%) IPTV
4 5 (8.62%) MPEG
5 3 (5.17%) Open Source
6 2 (3.45%) STB
7 1 (1.72%) Animation
7 1 (1.72%) RIA
7 1 (1.72%) iPhone
7 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.72%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 24 (41.38%) Linux
2 6 (10.34%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) UNIX
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) CentOS
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Software Engineering
2 23 (39.66%) OO
3 12 (20.69%) DevOps
4 11 (18.97%) TDD
5 7 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (10.34%) OOP
6 6 (10.34%) BDD
6 6 (10.34%) Performance Testing
6 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (8.62%) Unit Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
7 5 (8.62%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.90%) MVC
8 4 (6.90%) Test Management
8 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
9 3 (5.17%) Scrum
10 2 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) Java
2 26 (44.83%) Python
3 21 (36.21%) PHP
3 21 (36.21%) Ruby
4 11 (18.97%) Perl
4 11 (18.97%) C#
5 10 (17.24%) SQL
5 10 (17.24%) Bash Shell
6 8 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 7 (12.07%) C
8 5 (8.62%) Tcl
8 5 (8.62%) VB
9 3 (5.17%) PHP5
10 2 (3.45%) VB6
11 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.72%) VC++
11 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (8.62%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.62%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 10 (17.24%) Puppet
1 10 (17.24%) Salt
1 10 (17.24%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Facebook
3 3 (5.17%) Twitter
3 3 (5.17%) Google
3 3 (5.17%) Capita
4 2 (3.45%) Splunk
5 1 (1.72%) Zend
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Symantec
5 1 (1.72%) McAfee
5 1 (1.72%) Websense
5 1 (1.72%) Citrix
5 1 (1.72%) Juniper
5 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.72%) Blue Coat
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