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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 83 85 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing C++ 32 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.57% 1.13% 2.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.01% 3.10% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 31
Average daily rate £540 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £694 £700 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £39.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
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
798 646 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 39.25% 36.58% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 447 405
Average daily rate £400 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.35% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.75% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £33.00 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £43.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 -2 29 £540 +71.42% 15
Bradford - 1 - - 1
Halifax - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 53 (57.61%) Python
2 48 (52.17%) Java
3 47 (51.09%) C#
4 46 (50.00%) .NET
5 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (41.30%) Ruby
7 35 (38.04%) HTML
8 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
9 27 (29.35%) CSS
10 22 (23.91%) Linux
11 17 (18.48%) SQL
11 17 (18.48%) C
12 16 (17.39%) Front End Development
13 14 (15.22%) Mustache
13 14 (15.22%) Sass
13 14 (15.22%) AngularJS
13 14 (15.22%) Unix
13 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
14 13 (14.13%) Mac OS X
14 13 (14.13%) Project Management
15 11 (11.96%) Internet
15 11 (11.96%) XHTML
15 11 (11.96%) Software Engineering
15 11 (11.96%) HTML5
16 10 (10.87%) CSS3
16 10 (10.87%) Performance Analysis
16 10 (10.87%) User Experience
16 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (10.87%) Firebug
16 10 (10.87%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (9.78%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.09%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Office 365
2 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) Internet
2 8 (8.70%) Skype
3 5 (5.43%) HTTP
4 4 (4.35%) Bluetooth
4 4 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.17%) SSL
6 1 (1.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.17%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.17%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Firebug
2 7 (7.61%) ERwin
3 3 (3.26%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.26%) Subversion
4 2 (2.17%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (6.52%) Finance
1 6 (6.52%) Games
2 5 (5.43%) Law
3 2 (2.17%) Electronics
3 2 (2.17%) Marketing
3 2 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (59.78%) Developer
2 17 (18.48%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.39%) C++ Developer
4 15 (16.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 13 (14.13%) Senior Developer
6 11 (11.96%) Applications Developer
7 10 (10.87%) C# Developer
8 9 (9.78%) Digital Developer
9 8 (8.70%) Architect
9 8 (8.70%) C Developer
9 8 (8.70%) C/C++ Developer
9 8 (8.70%) C++/Java Developer
10 7 (7.61%) C++ Applications Developer
10 7 (7.61%) EPoS Developer
10 7 (7.61%) Java Applications Developer
10 7 (7.61%) Software Engineer
11 5 (5.43%) C++/C# Developer
11 5 (5.43%) ETL Tester
11 5 (5.43%) Technical Architect
11 5 (5.43%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (50.00%) .NET
2 35 (38.04%) HTML
3 27 (29.35%) CSS
4 14 (15.22%) AngularJS
4 14 (15.22%) Mustache
4 14 (15.22%) Sass
5 11 (11.96%) HTML5
5 11 (11.96%) XHTML
6 10 (10.87%) CSS3
7 4 (4.35%) Servlets
8 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.26%) jQuery
8 3 (3.26%) XML
9 2 (2.17%) COM+
9 2 (2.17%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.17%) OpenGL
10 1 (1.09%) ADO.NET
10 1 (1.09%) DirectX
10 1 (1.09%) WCF
10 1 (1.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (10.87%) User Experience
2 7 (7.61%) EPoS
3 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) DTV
4 1 (1.09%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.91%) Linux
2 14 (15.22%) Unix
3 13 (14.13%) Mac OS X
4 10 (10.87%) Windows
5 6 (6.52%) Android
6 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.39%) Front End Development
3 13 (14.13%) Project Management
4 11 (11.96%) Software Engineering
5 10 (10.87%) Performance Analysis
6 8 (8.70%) Migration
6 8 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (8.70%) Web Design
7 7 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (7.61%) Data Modelling
7 7 (7.61%) ETL
7 7 (7.61%) Open Source
7 7 (7.61%) Test Scripting
8 6 (6.52%) Data Security
8 6 (6.52%) Web Accessibility
9 5 (5.43%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (5.43%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.43%) Data Protection
9 5 (5.43%) DevOps
9 5 (5.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (57.61%) Python
2 48 (52.17%) Java
3 47 (51.09%) C#
4 38 (41.30%) Ruby
5 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
6 17 (18.48%) C
6 17 (18.48%) SQL
7 7 (7.61%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.52%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.43%) VB
10 3 (3.26%) Delphi
11 2 (2.17%) Embedded C
12 1 (1.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (2.17%) APMP
1 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.52%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Informatica
4 2 (2.17%) Borland
4 2 (2.17%) Lotus
4 2 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (1.09%) Google
Leeds
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Pro-Quest
Rate: 300-375 Per Day 300-375 / day
Posted: 9 days ago