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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C++
Rank 57 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing C++ 42 36 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.49% 2.34% 2.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.92% 6.59% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 21
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 £250 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £368 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.75 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
607 546 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 36.00% 35.45% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 297 469
Average daily rate £320 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 26 22
Average hourly rate £16.00 £28.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.34% +4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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++
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 23 July 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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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 +11 37 £320 +6.66% 9
Bradford +9 4 £298 -
Huddersfield - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 2
Wetherby - - - -
C++
Yorkshire

C++
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 31 (50.00%) Java
1 31 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (43.55%) Python
3 26 (41.94%) Linux
4 23 (37.10%) OO
5 22 (35.48%) PHP
5 22 (35.48%) Ruby
6 19 (30.65%) Web Services
6 19 (30.65%) Amazon AWS
7 14 (22.58%) Finance
8 13 (20.97%) .NET
8 13 (20.97%) DevOps
9 12 (19.35%) Perl
9 12 (19.35%) C#
10 11 (17.74%) SQL
10 11 (17.74%) C
10 11 (17.74%) TDD
10 11 (17.74%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
11 10 (16.13%) Puppet
11 10 (16.13%) Salt
11 10 (16.13%) MySQL
11 10 (16.13%) Windows
12 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
12 9 (14.52%) Client/Server
12 9 (14.52%) Degree
13 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
13 8 (12.90%) DNS
13 8 (12.90%) Internet

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (11.29%) Node.js
2 2 (3.23%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.61%) nginx
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (30.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
1 8 (12.90%) DNS
1 8 (12.90%) Internet
2 5 (8.06%) SSL
3 4 (6.45%) DVB
3 4 (6.45%) SSH
3 4 (6.45%) VLAN
3 4 (6.45%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.23%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.61%) Firewall
5 1 (1.61%) Wireless
5 1 (1.61%) LAN
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) MySQL
2 7 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 5 (8.06%) Redis
3 5 (8.06%) Couchbase
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.06%) SimpleDB
3 5 (8.06%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Selenium
2 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.23%) Behat
3 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.61%) Firebug
3 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
3 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.61%) JMeter
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (41.94%) Software Engineer
2 15 (24.19%) Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (17.74%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (16.13%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 8 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (9.68%) Test Engineer
8 5 (8.06%) Java Developer
8 5 (8.06%) Tester
8 5 (8.06%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) Systems Integration Engineer
9 4 (6.45%) C++/Java Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.84%) Analyst
10 3 (4.84%) Architect
10 3 (4.84%) PHP Developer
11 2 (3.23%) C++ Software Developer
11 2 (3.23%) Systems Test Engineer
11 2 (3.23%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.65%) Web Services
2 13 (20.97%) .NET
3 8 (12.90%) XML
4 7 (11.29%) HTML
4 7 (11.29%) CSS
5 6 (9.68%) J2EE
6 4 (6.45%) jQuery
7 3 (4.84%) Symfony
8 2 (3.23%) WCF
8 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.23%) Middleware
9 1 (1.61%) OLE
9 1 (1.61%) OLE DB
9 1 (1.61%) LAMP
9 1 (1.61%) DAO
9 1 (1.61%) Spring
9 1 (1.61%) BREW
9 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.61%) MFC
9 1 (1.61%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (14.52%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.45%) IPTV
4 4 (6.45%) MPEG
4 4 (6.45%) Video on Demand
5 3 (4.84%) Open Source
6 2 (3.23%) STB
7 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.61%) Handset
7 1 (1.61%) Animation
7 1 (1.61%) RIA
7 1 (1.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.94%) Linux
2 10 (16.13%) Windows
3 6 (9.68%) UNIX
4 3 (4.84%) Solaris
5 2 (3.23%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.61%) Android
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) CentOS
6 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (37.10%) OO
3 13 (20.97%) DevOps
4 11 (17.74%) TDD
5 7 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (11.29%) BDD
5 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.68%) OOP
7 5 (8.06%) Test Management
7 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
7 5 (8.06%) Performance Testing
7 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Integration Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.45%) MVC
8 4 (6.45%) Scrum
8 4 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (4.84%) Multithreading
9 3 (4.84%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.00%) Java
2 27 (43.55%) Python
3 22 (35.48%) Ruby
3 22 (35.48%) PHP
4 12 (19.35%) C#
4 12 (19.35%) Perl
5 11 (17.74%) C
5 11 (17.74%) SQL
6 10 (16.13%) Bash Shell
7 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
8 6 (9.68%) VB
9 4 (6.45%) Tcl
10 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.84%) PHP5
11 2 (3.23%) VB6
12 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.61%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) ISEB
2 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) Puppet
1 10 (16.13%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (16.13%) Salt
2 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Oracle
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.84%) Sun
3 3 (4.84%) NetApp
3 3 (4.84%) Capita
3 3 (4.84%) Google
3 3 (4.84%) Facebook
3 3 (4.84%) Twitter
4 2 (3.23%) jBASE
4 2 (3.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.61%) Zend
5 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.61%) McAfee
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) Juniper
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago