The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 79 47 87
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +40
Contract jobs citing C++ 20 39 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.14% 3.00% 0.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.71% 8.97% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 4
Average daily rate £323 £275 £212
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.27% +30.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £225 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £325 £289
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +2.60%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
739 435 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.11% 33.44% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 234 318
Average daily rate £320 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £400 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 17
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
C++
Yorkshire

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -31 19 £325 +18.18% 9
Ossett - - - -
Pudsey - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Bradford - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 38 (63.33%) PHP
2 36 (60.00%) Python
3 35 (58.33%) Software Engineering
3 35 (58.33%) Ruby
4 34 (56.67%) Web Services
5 33 (55.00%) Linux
6 30 (50.00%) Degree
6 30 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 29 (48.33%) DNS
8 27 (45.00%) Bash Shell
9 26 (43.33%) Node.js
9 26 (43.33%) Client/Server
10 25 (41.67%) SSL
10 25 (41.67%) Internet
11 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
11 24 (40.00%) Load Balancing
12 17 (28.33%) Java
13 15 (25.00%) C#
14 12 (20.00%) .NET
14 12 (20.00%) OO
14 12 (20.00%) Windows
15 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
15 9 (15.00%) MySQL
15 9 (15.00%) C
16 8 (13.33%) SQL
16 8 (13.33%) VB
16 8 (13.33%) HTML
16 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
16 8 (13.33%) OOP
16 8 (13.33%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (43.33%) Node.js
2 2 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (48.33%) DNS
2 25 (41.67%) SSL
2 25 (41.67%) Internet
3 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.00%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (5.00%) Firewall
4 3 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.67%) Network Security
5 1 (1.67%) LAN
5 1 (1.67%) WAN
5 1 (1.67%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) MySQL
1 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.67%) DB2
3 1 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) NUnit
1 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (5.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (1.67%) SCons
2 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.67%) JMeter
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.67%) Ant
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Law
2 1 (1.67%) Banking
2 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (48.33%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Python Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Cloud Software Engineer
3 13 (21.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (5.00%) Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Test Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (1.67%) SQL DBA
7 1 (1.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (56.67%) Web Services
2 12 (20.00%) .NET
3 8 (13.33%) HTML
4 7 (11.67%) XML
5 6 (10.00%) jQuery
6 5 (8.33%) CSS
7 4 (6.67%) Classic ASP
8 3 (5.00%) Ext JS
8 3 (5.00%) HTML5
8 3 (5.00%) Sencha Touch
8 3 (5.00%) OpenGL
8 3 (5.00%) WPF
8 3 (5.00%) Silverlight
8 3 (5.00%) Symfony
9 1 (1.67%) WCF
9 1 (1.67%) MFC
9 1 (1.67%) SOAP
9 1 (1.67%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 26 (43.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.00%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (5.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Open Source
5 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.67%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 33 (55.00%) Linux
2 12 (20.00%) Windows
3 5 (8.33%) Solaris
4 4 (6.67%) UNIX
5 3 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (5.00%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.33%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.67%) Android
7 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.67%) CentOS
7 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 24 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 12 (20.00%) OO
4 8 (13.33%) OOP
4 8 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.67%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (10.00%) Scrum
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
8 3 (5.00%) MVC
8 3 (5.00%) Test Management
8 3 (5.00%) BDD
8 3 (5.00%) Analytics
9 2 (3.33%) Database Security
9 2 (3.33%) Manual Testing
9 2 (3.33%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.33%) Project Management
10 1 (1.67%) ITIL
10 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (63.33%) PHP
2 36 (60.00%) Python
3 35 (58.33%) Ruby
4 27 (45.00%) Bash Shell
5 17 (28.33%) Java
6 15 (25.00%) C#
7 9 (15.00%) C
8 8 (13.33%) JavaScript
8 8 (13.33%) SQL
8 8 (13.33%) VB
9 7 (11.67%) Perl
10 5 (8.33%) Shell Script
11 4 (6.67%) VB6
12 3 (5.00%) XAML
12 3 (5.00%) PHP5
13 1 (1.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 30 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
1 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) NetApp
3 4 (6.67%) Sun
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco
4 3 (5.00%) Juniper
4 3 (5.00%) Google
4 3 (5.00%) McAfee
4 3 (5.00%) jBASE
4 3 (5.00%) Sencha
4 3 (5.00%) Facebook
4 3 (5.00%) Twitter
5 2 (3.33%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.67%) Capita
6 1 (1.67%) Zend
6 1 (1.67%) Borland
6 1 (1.67%) Embarcadero
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis IT
Rate: £220.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago