The table below looks at the statistics for C++ skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C++ over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C++
Rank 23 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing C++ 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.17% 1.35% 2.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.88% 5.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -0.63%
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
41 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 44.57% 27.03% 25.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 15
Median daily rate £338 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £620 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.09%

C++
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Worcestershire region citing C++ as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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++
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Worcester - 2 £338 -
C++
West Midlands

C++
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for C++.

1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) OOD
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Automotive
4 1 (25.00%) VC++
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition

C++
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) C Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OOD
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree