The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C++
Rank - 19 15
Contract jobs citing C++ 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 1.47% 2.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.56% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
C++
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
20 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 18.87% 26.47% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 14
Average daily rate £275 £200 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -36.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £145 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C++ Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

C++
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C++ across the Worcestershire region.

C++ Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

C++
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C++ across the Worcestershire region.

C++ Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

C++
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
1 1 (100.00%) MKS
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Fujitsu
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CANoe

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) CANoe
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MKS
1 1 (100.00%) Fujitsu