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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 74 105 81
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -24
Contract jobs citing C++ 43 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.15% 0.65% 1.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.81% 1.53% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 23
Median daily rate £500 £290 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.41% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £272 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £330 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £382 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -1.26%
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
894 850 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 44.70% 42.50% 42.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 551 528
Median daily rate £400 £336 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £35.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +28 39 £500 +72.41% 4
Wakefield - 1 - - 3
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.05%) Python
3 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
4 22 (30.14%) .NET
5 19 (26.03%) C#
6 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
6 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
6 16 (21.92%) Java
7 13 (17.81%) ETL
7 13 (17.81%) Informatica
7 13 (17.81%) Oracle
8 12 (16.44%) PL/SQL
8 12 (16.44%) SQL
8 12 (16.44%) T-SQL
8 12 (16.44%) Project Management
8 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
9 10 (13.70%) Finance
9 10 (13.70%) Data Security
9 10 (13.70%) C
9 10 (13.70%) Open Source
9 10 (13.70%) Algorithms
10 9 (12.33%) DevOps
10 9 (12.33%) Skype for Business
10 9 (12.33%) Velocity
11 8 (10.96%) Ruby
11 8 (10.96%) Migration
11 8 (10.96%) HTML
11 8 (10.96%) Office 365
11 8 (10.96%) Skype
12 7 (9.59%) ITIL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.37%) CMS
2 1 (1.37%) Drupal
2 1 (1.37%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.37%) SAS
2 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Office 365
2 5 (6.85%) PaaS
2 5 (6.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) Skype
2 1 (1.37%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Firebug
2 1 (1.37%) ERwin
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Electronics
4 2 (2.74%) Games
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (45.21%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) Architect
3 15 (20.55%) Technical Architect
4 12 (16.44%) C++ Developer
5 10 (13.70%) ETL Developer
6 6 (8.22%) .NET Developer
6 6 (8.22%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.48%) C Developer
7 4 (5.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.48%) C++/C# Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Informatica Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 4 (5.48%) VB Developer
8 3 (4.11%) C/C++ Developer
8 3 (4.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Digital Technical Architect
8 3 (4.11%) EPoS Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) .NET
2 9 (12.33%) Velocity
3 8 (10.96%) HTML
4 6 (8.22%) CSS
5 5 (6.85%) Web Services
6 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.48%) Web Services Management
7 3 (4.11%) CSS3
7 3 (4.11%) HTML5
7 3 (4.11%) jQuery
7 3 (4.11%) XML
8 2 (2.74%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.74%) COM+
8 2 (2.74%) Mustache
8 2 (2.74%) Qt
8 2 (2.74%) Sass
8 2 (2.74%) XHTML
9 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.37%) WCF
9 1 (1.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Algorithms
2 3 (4.11%) EPoS
3 2 (2.74%) Data Integration
3 2 (2.74%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.74%) STB
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Linux
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.81%) ETL
3 12 (16.44%) Project Management
3 12 (16.44%) Unit Testing
4 10 (13.70%) Data Security
4 10 (13.70%) Open Source
5 9 (12.33%) DevOps
6 8 (10.96%) Migration
7 7 (9.59%) ITIL
7 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.85%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
8 5 (6.85%) Resource Management
8 5 (6.85%) Service Design
8 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.48%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (5.48%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.48%) Refactoring
10 3 (4.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) Python
2 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
3 19 (26.03%) C#
4 16 (21.92%) Java
5 12 (16.44%) PL/SQL
5 12 (16.44%) SQL
5 12 (16.44%) T-SQL
6 10 (13.70%) C
7 8 (10.96%) Ruby
8 6 (8.22%) VB
9 3 (4.11%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.37%) Delphi
10 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
3 2 (2.74%) APMP
3 2 (2.74%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.37%) ISEB
4 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) Informatica
2 13 (17.81%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) Citrix
3 1 (1.37%) IBM
3 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.37%) VMware